| Aug 7, 2013
| 5:49 PM
LOS ANGELES (AP) — In a rare diplomatic rebuke, President Barack Obama on Wednesday canceled his Moscow summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
The decision reflected both U.S. anger over Russia's harboring of National Security Agency leaker...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 12:16 PM
Every summer, I regret the loss of the Swedish restaurant Gustaf Anders in Costa Mesa and its annual crayfish festival. Not to mention the Princess cake draped in pale green marzipan.
It won’t be the same, but here’s the thing: It’s...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 4:30 PM
The Montreal World Film Festival announced its full slate of 432 films from around the globe on Tuesday, including 113 world or international feature preems. From the U.S. "The Red Robin" by Michael Z. Wechsler competes in the World section while Adam...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 3:20 AM
Lollapalooza opened in Grant Park on Friday to -- what else? -- rain and a soggy turf that required wood chips to be imported and portions of Hutchinson Field to be roped off. Inclement weather is now a regular visitor at this festival, especially after a...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 6:59 PM
SOUTH BEND -- Four players tied the tournament record with 4-under 68’s to jump out to the first-round lead at the Four Winds Invitational.
Samantha Richdale was the only player of the four leaders to avoid the storms which rolled in to Blackthorn...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 8:13 PM
First-round scores from Friday at the Symetra Tour's Four Winds Invitational.
Blackthorn Country Club measures 6419 yards, par 36-36 - 72 (a-denotes amateur):
1 Samantha Richdale (Kelowna, British Columbia) 33-35 - 68
| Jun 17, 2013
| 11:54 AM
LONDON -- Julian Assange, the founder of the WikiLeaks website, is prepared to stay holed up inside the Ecuadorean embassy in London for as long as five years if necessary in order to avoid extradition to Sweden to face what he says are politically...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 6:30 PM
With B.O. rising by nearly 30% every year, small wonder that China's film festivals are attracting more attention, and with that attention, competition.
The well-established jewel in the crown, the Shanghai Intl. Film Festival, which runs June 15-23 in...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 7:02 AM
It's hard to imagine someone better suited to adapt Stieg Larsson's “The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo” as a graphic ......
| Dec 27, 2012
| 4:32 PM
As the Northeast continues to be pounded by a severe blast of winter weather, including as much as a foot of snow in some places, many motorists might find that their all-wheel-drive SUV just isn???t tough enough. If only there......
| Apr 25, 2013
| 10:42 AM
As if Justin Bieber's European escapades haven't been entertaining enough already, let's add ... a drug raid in Sweden!
A strong smell of marijuana got authorities' attention Wednesday night when the bus was outside the Biebs' hotel before the Stockholm...