| Nov 22, 2013
| 3:10 PM
Mamoun's Falafel should get something like a lifetime achievement award for New Haven restaurants, maybe even an a cappella bar song (“From the Mabrumeh down at Mamoun's...”) to nudge it closer to Pepe’s, Louis’, Claire’s and...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 9:08 AM
By Linda Ge
LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - Associated Press video
journalist Simone Camilli and freelance translator Ali Shehda
Abu Afash were among five people killed today when an unexploded
device was set off in the northern town of Beit Lahiya in Gaza...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 11:15 AM
Norwegian Cruise Line offers a 10-night Mediterranean cruise out of Rome to Greece, Turkey and Italy for as little as $499 per person.
The Norwegian Jade sails out of Rome/Civitavecchia on an itinerary that takes it to Katakolon and Athens, Greece,...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 4:54 PM
First, U.S. airlines were banned from flying to Tel Aviv. Now some cruise lines said Wednesday that they will skip the Israeli port towns of Ashdod and Haifa because of the deadly conflict between Israelis and Hamas rebels.
Costa Pacifica canceled stops...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 11:59 AM
Andon Jurukov died in the early morning hours of July 19 at Foothill Retirement in Tujunga, California at the age of 89 after a short, yet valiant battle against pancreatic cancer and its many complications. He is survived by his daughter Carla Walker...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 8:18 PM
The two-star U.S. Army general who was killed in Afghanistan in an insider attack Tuesday was a native of upstate New York who held three advanced degrees from USC and whom colleagues described as a family man and a brilliant logistician with a quick...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 9:39 PM
A 20-year-old Orange County man who is accused of wanting to help an Islamic terrorist group in Syria pleaded not guilty Monday to two counts related to passport fraud.
Adam Dandach, also known as Fadi Fadi Dandach, was about to board a flight at John...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 12:30 PM
LONDON -- Nine titles compete for the Heart of Sarajevo, the main prize of the Sarajevo Film Festival, which runs Aug. 15-23. Five of those nine are debuts, and three are world premieres.
Many of the pics center on the tensions that surface when...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 4:19 PM
An Orange County man who allegedly told federal agents that he was going overseas to help the Al Qaeda breakaway group ISIS is set to be arraigned Monday on charges of lying on a U.S. passport application. Adam Dandach, also known as Fadi Fadi Dandach,...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Los Angeles has the worst traffic in the U.S., according to a report by TomTom, the GPS navigation device maker, and two more California cities make the top 10 list.
But take heart, Angelenos: Traffic here isn't as bad as Moscow or Rio de Janeiro, one...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 7:30 AM
It's winter 2011, and I am living in Istanbul. I wander old streets in Turkey's cultural capital, past thousand-year-old mosques that were once churches, trying to understand the place that has become my home. Streets day and night are thronged by young...