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  • Paul Ryan's billionaire populism

    Paul Ryan's billionaire populism
    Last Friday, Paul Ryan, the presumptive Republican vice presidential nominee, made the most populist speech of this campaign season. "It's the people who are politically connected, it's the people who have access to Washington that get the breaks," he...
  • Kim Jong Il death: Who's who in the Kim family?

     
    Who's who in Kim Jong Il's family? Here's a primer on the Kim family, which led one of the world's most enduring dictatorships, a repressive regime that has long defied predictions of its demise. It survived from the end of World War II into the 21st...
  • WSJ: LV Sands’ memo hints at bribery investigation

     
    TALLAHASSEE– The Wall Street Journal has a piece this morning on Las Vegas Sands, a major player in the state's debate over whether to allow destination casinos in South Florida. The WSJ reports that the company is seeking a list of government...
  • Men’s tennis rules the day

     
      Good morning all, Just wanted to give you a heads up that blog posts will be more scant today as I'm working on a groundbreaking, fascinating…or at very the least, interesting column for tomorrow's paper about men's tennis. Where did...
  • Chinese national sentenced to 96 months for trying to buy military encryption equipment

     
    A Chinese national was sentenced Monday in San Diego federal court to 96 months in prison for trying to buy secret encryption equipment used by the U.S. and NATO militaries. Chi Tong Kuok, a resident of Macau, China, was convicted......
  • Traveling abroad? For information, check with the country's tourist office

    For tourist information about foreign destinations, contact the government offices below. Several no longer list phone numbers, so information is through their website only. For information about a country not listed, call the United Nations at (212) 963-...
  • If you haven't visited lately - or ever - Singapore will surprise you

    If you haven't visited lately - or ever - Singapore will surprise you
    Nanny state. "Asia Lite." "Disneyland with the death penalty." A "fine" city. It's all about shopping and eating. And you can see anything worth seeing in a 3.9-day visit. Or in 3.9 hours. Even without the headline, savvy travelers would already have...
  • At Elite, a new concept

    At Elite, a new concept
    JUST close your eyes and listen. A Chinese restaurant in the midst of dim sum service sounds like nothing else. You can pick out the percussive beat of plates clattering against each other, the whir of tablecloths unleashed in the air and thrown over...
  • Squeeze on North Korea's money supply yields results

    For three years, the Bush administration has waged a campaign to choke off North Korea's access to the world's financial system, where U.S. officials say the nation launders money from criminal enterprises to fuel its trade in missile technology and its...
  • Nostalgia that means flavor

    Nostalgia that means flavor
    "City of indulgence" is the way poet W.H. Auden once described Macau, the former Portuguese colony returned to Chinese control seven years ago. Once famous for gambling dens, international intrigue, racy nightlife and a laissez-faire bent, the small...
  • Readers pack in nominees for overrated destinations

    There's just no accounting for taste. When we asked readers to talk about the places they visited but thought were overrated, the results amazed us. Can someone really dislike the Grand Canyon? Yes. In fact, two readers did. Others registered their...