| Jan 25, 2011
| 9:31 AM
At age 18, South High School grad Tyler Arnold has long since left home for the first time. He's in Romania on a business trip this week, promoting his Internet firm Tyler Systems.
“We're an international business, so I find myself in different...
| Feb 22, 2011
Sofia Cosma, a concert pianist who defied long odds to rebuild her career after seven years in Soviet prison camps and later established herself as a performer and teacher in Southern California, died of natural causes Feb. 12 at a nursing home in Oxnard,...
| Feb 27, 2011
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-...
| Feb 24, 2011
In 2008, the committee that oversees the Oscars' foreign-language film category came under withering criticism for avoiding risky movies. Romania's "4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days," a frank account of a young girl's illegal abortion, wasn't nominated, nor...
| Mar 6, 2011
Many memoirs, and some of the best, are survival stories, tales told by that supposedly fortunate person who emerged living but not unscarred from the carnage of natural disaster or personal tragedy. Survival comes with a price tag: Not only must the...
| Aug 26, 2011
| 4:08 PM
More than 2,000 Ocean City evacuees have arrived in the Baltimore area for temporary housing during Hurricane Irene, as part of the state's preparations for the storm.
Six hundred foreign exchange students traveled in buses from Ocean City on Thursday...
| Nov 16, 2011
| 5:08 PM
The final piece of Northwestern’s three-man recruiting class is close to making it official.
The signing of Alex Olah, the center from Romania who plays at Traders Point Christian Academy in Indiana, had been delayed by paperwork issues.
| Dec 8, 2011
| 3:35 AM
Ex-Penn State coach Sandusky makes bail
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) -- Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky was released from jail Thursday after spending a night behind bars following a new round of child sex abuse charges filed against...
| Nov 11, 2011
| 7:11 PM
Last of two parts
THE STORY SO FAR: Donald E. Miller bails out of a stricken B-24 over the Austria-Hungary border in March 1945. He and two others from the crew walk to an Austrian town as German troops are retreating from the Red Army. The fliers decide...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 8:34 PM
Actress Lynn Milgrim will step onto the main stage at South Coast Repertory on Friday night as Mrs. Carrie Watts.
To inhabit the role of the protagonist in Horton Foote's "A Trip to Bountiful," Milgrim will don an old-fashioned lavender cotton dress. The...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 1:20 PM
Singer-songwriter Howard Fishman, who's bringing a five-piece band to Black-eyed Sally’s in Hartford this Friday, always seems to have five projects going at once.
Currently, there’s the Basement Tapes Project, a review of the music Bob Dylan...