| Apr 2, 2012
| 9:35 AM
SAN DIEGO --He ordered murders. He ordered kidnappings and bribes. He helped distribute hundreds of tons of drugs into the United States, all from the top of one ofMexico'sbiggest cartels.
Now, 60-year-old Benjamin Arellano-Felix will spend the next 25...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 8:29 PM
There's a new chef in town.
After bouncing around more than four kitchens over the past decade, Greg Harrison has taken the reins as Five Crowns' executive chef.
"I'm going to change it up," he said in a crisp white chef's uniform, his enthusiasm...
| Jun 16, 2012
| 12:43 PM
When rock 'n' roll singer Jimmy Angel hits the stage at the Smoke House restaurant on Saturday, it will be just another stop along a decidedly tumultuous five-decade career path. Angel, who specializes in a mixture of retro-1950s big beat and fiery...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 4:37 PM
A Sri Lankan court has sentenced former army chief Sarath Fonseka to an additional three years in prison for allegedly implicating the defense secretary in war crimes in the final weeks of the civil war with the separatist Tamil Tigers. Fonseka was quoted...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 9:34 PM
Wright auction: Lighting proved to be the star of the Chicago auction house Wright's sale on Oct. 6, as lamps by Angelo Lelli Greta Magnusson Grossman spurred bidding wars and resulted in eye-popping prices....
| Sep 8, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Restaurant Diary: Drinking and thinking at Colombo's....
| May 12, 2010
| 7:48 PM
Turns out, once again, your parents were right. It seems like everywhere we look there are people with those little white ear buds in, jamming out to music. But most people would be amazed at how easily this habit can permanently damage hearing....
| Feb 12, 2011
| 7:56 PM
Over the next few weeks, Victoria Hume will begin making appearances as the new Miss Washington County.
Saturday night, between tears and smiles, she was still trying to absorb that she had won the title.
"I can't believe that this happened," Hume said....
| Jan 21, 2011
| 4:33 AM
For nearly 30 years, federal authorities say, reputed gangster Bartolomeo Vernace got away with murder.
They say the bloodshed -- a double slaying at the Shamrock Bar in Queens -- was all over a spilled drink.
Vernace's luck ran out Thursday when he was...
| May 16, 2011
| 6:30 PM
At 10:00 a.m. Monday, an Italian climber died of traumatic injuries after falling 1,000 feet while climbing Mt. McKinley. The death marks the second of the 2011 climbing season following the death of a Swiss climber on May 12.
According to a press...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 2:48 PM
When Kay Boward's granddaughter requested a prom night meal for a group of friends, she received a delicious four-course dinner at The Moonlight House.
It was a trip to Grandma and Grandpa's that created a beautiful memory.
The simple question, "Grammy,...