| Jan 31, 2011
| 9:48 PM
Editor's note: This corrects the color in "Metalphor."
Councilman Keith Curry seems a bit bewildered by the controversy generated by his efforts to get a privately funded bronze statue of President Ronald Reagan placed in Newport Beach's new Civic...
| Feb 3, 2011
| 3:36 AM
CNN has released video of the attack on correspondent Anderson Cooper and his crew in Cairo when they were ambushed by supporters of embattled President Hosni Mubarak.
The video, which is incredibly shaky, shows Cooper and his production team under...
| Feb 11, 2011
| 9:58 AM
Many Chicago-area residents with ties to Egypt welcomed the news that President Hosni Mubarak had resigned and handed over power to the military.
“If you had asked me a couple weeks ago if it was something imaginable, I would have said absolutely,...
| Feb 13, 2011
Motorists are seeing slightly lower prices at the pumps in New Jersey.
AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of regular gasoline on Friday was $3.04, down a penny from last week. But that's much higher than a year ago, when New Jersey motorists were...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 2:21 PM
Everybody's Talkin' About
• Another tedious Senate cliffhanger: Politicians forego their Fourth of July weekends so they can do the debt-ceiling dance until the very last minute.
• Economic devastation in Greece fosters austerity measures,...
| Jul 17, 2011
When oil companies expand into desert areas of Africa, FrontierMedex Group helps them navigate the territory and provides medical care and security.
The company also has helped rescue ships from pirates in the waters off Somalia and provides medical...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 4:23 PM
You can see what the Egyptian revolution has achieved, 20 months on, by visiting Menoufia, a rural area of the Nile Delta that was the birthplace of the deposed dictator, Hosni Mubarak: Everything is different outwardly, but beneath the surface, almost...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 12:52 PM
Dan Deacon is obsessed with apocalypse.
From a dilapidated couch in his Station North practice space, the city's best-known electronic musician and composer quickly rattles off a list: the United States' "growing military stronghold," drone warfare,...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 4:22 AM
Dan Deacon is obsessed with the apocalypse.
From a dilapidated couch in his Station North practice space, the city's most well known electronic musician and composer quickly rattles off grim crises: the United States' "growing military stronghold," drone...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 4:06 PM
I had the honor of being part of a round table discussion on Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy at Christ Our Redeemer AME Church in Irvine on Saturday.
And it got me thinking about my early impressions of the man whose passion and humanity brought this...