| Mar 26, 2012
| 4:18 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- The San Francisco medical examiner has identified the five people who were found brutally slain inside a home in a quiet neighborhood last week.
Hua Shun Lei, 65; Vincent Lei, 32; Ying Xue Lei, 37; Wan Yi Xu, 62; and Chia Huei Chu, 30,...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 1:15 PM
Dining out for $5 or less may seem like a fantasy, but Southern California has much to offer for those on a tight budget. For affordable Vietnamese fare, for example, venture to Garden Grove or Westminster. Or look to food trucks for unique, inexpensive...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 11:52 AM
David Novak calls himself a “pretty informal guy.” He used to hand out employee recognition awards in the form of rubber chickens. He loves to teach. He’s also the multimillionaire chief executive of Yum Brands Inc., the fast food...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 12:33 PM
1) Black Bamboo Chinese Restaurant
Black Bamboo has only been open for a little over 18 months, but it’s already made major waves with fans of Chinese food in the region. It’s not like we’ve got any shortage of good Chinese cooking...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 8:59 AM
LONDON (Reuters) - Got 48 hours to spare in Bonn? This sleepy city perched on the banks of the romantic River Rhine offers history, culture, and beautiful scenery galore.
Located about 30 km south of Cologne, the city of around 325,000 prides itself on...
| Apr 7, 2012
| 4:44 PM
Starfish Brasserie has been an anchor of downtown Bethlehem for more than a decade, a staple on the city's restaurant row, well-known for its interesting seafood dishes and loyal dinner crowd.
The restaurant at 51 W. Broad St., will close —...
| Apr 8, 2012
| 3:24 PM
CAPIAN, France — You could hardly do better than Chateau du Grand Moueys if you were looking for a metaphor to demonstrate Chinese interests in European wines, luxury goods and travel.
It has a history that includes a Templar legend, vineyards in...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 8:58 AM
Overall impression: While Pubbelly has been on my radar since it opened in the fall of 2010, it wasn't until February that I paid attention. That's when the James Beard Foundation included Pubbelly among its semifinalist nominations. While it didn't...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 2:56 PM
Rockbridge County running back Ling Zheng is climbing his way up the Wildcat record book, with a chance to set the school's all-time rushing record by the end of this year. It's a product of hard work, and home cooking.
"I love to et. Everyday, non-...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 2:10 PM
Off Highway 440, north of Covington in Mt. Hermon sits a plant paradise in which you would expect to find in China and not in the bayou.
"It's really rare and a special gem stuck out here in the middle of nowhere. I feel very fortunate to be a part of...
| Dec 2, 2012
THE BEST WAY TO MANILA
From LAX, Philippine Airlines offers direct service to Manila, and Asiana, JAL, All Nippon Airways, Delta, Air China, Hawaiian, China Airlines, Cathay Pacific, China Southern, EVA Airways, Singapore, Korean and Qantas offer...