| Apr 5, 2015
| 9:05 PM
A 62-year-old man was bitten by a hungry sea lion Sunday afternoon and pulled into the water at Mission Bay.
The man was aboard his boat after a day of fishing and was posing for a picture with a "trophy fish," according to San Diego lifeguards.
| Jan 27, 2015
| 8:38 AM
Wanderlust runs in the family. I'm always angling for a getaway with friends and family to explore the world and to discover new foods. At home, I cook to recall our trips.
A visit to see family in Japan changed our lives. Most impressive: the...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 7:27 AM
New Year's Day was behind us, and for most, it was the first Monday back to the grind. In Des Plaines, some marked the occasion like a boss: downing bottles of pinot grigio on their lunch break.
What Mediterranean joie de vivre! Glasses clinked, octopus...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 3:00 AM
What owners Scott Worsham and Sari Zernich-Worsham created out of a mere 750 square feet of space should qualify them for an Ikea award.
But clever design isn't what has Chicagoans clamoring for one of mfk's 28 seats; it's the cheerful decor (remarkably...
| Mar 26, 2015
There's a reason why Oak Hill, a sleepy town of 1,800 is known as the Shrimping Capital of the East Coast. The shrimp are large, plentiful and fairly easy to catch.
Shrimping is a popular sport from Ponce Inlet to New Smyrna Beach, with Oak Hill as...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 7:47 PM
A tuna fisherman has been accused of shooting at pilot whales from his vessel with a World War II-era rifle.
Daniel Archibald surrendered Thursday to face the charges and was released on a $10,000 unsecured bond.
Archibald, who's from Cape May, widely...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 7:51 AM
More than a decade before his iconic opera "Carmen," a 24-year-old Georges Bizet created a sensuous story of a deadly love triangle set on a "wild beach" in Ceylon, "The Pearl Fishers," the penultimate production in Florida Grand Opera's 2014-2015 season....
| Mar 7, 2015
| 3:36 PM
There are few anglers more revered than Frederick native Bernard "Lefty" Kreh. Kreh, who turned 90 last month, has fished for nearly 70 years with everyone from Ted Williams to Fidel Castro, and from President Jimmy Carter to Ernest Hemingway. Enshrined...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 12:03 PM
For the first time in about seven years, ice fishers dropped lures Sunday into Orland Park's Lake Sedgewick with the village's permission.
About two dozen students on the bass fishing teams from Sandburg High School and Andrew High School took part in...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 6:30 PM
PARIS -- While surfing the Internet on Valentine's Day, I came across a love story so poignant that I just have to share it with you. I'm taking really hot and heavy -- as in actual fire.
I noticed a banner advertisement for an event in Riyadh, Saudi...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 5:30 AM
On a Tuesday night in February, the line to get into the Echoplex stretched all the way down Glendale Boulevard. Hundreds of mid-20s to early-30-somethings waited with huge grins on their faces, ready to hear the music that changed their young lives. Once...