| Sep 18, 2009
The 2nd Annual Global Peace Street Fair will take place Sept. 20 on New Broad Street in Baldwin Park, 10 a.m. -3 p.m. Admission is free. The fair includes the International Pet Parade for Peace at 11 a.m., with Scooby Doo as grand marshall....
| Oct 9, 2009
| 1:30 PM
President Obama, who has pledged to place diplomacy ahead of confrontation and reached out to a skeptical world with offers of mutual understanding, was awarded the Nobel Prize for Peace today for what the Nobel committee called "his extraordinary efforts...
| Mar 11, 2009
The arrest warrant issued last week for Sudan President Omar Hassan Ahmed Bashir has thrown into stark relief a question the Obama administration and Congress need to address:
What are we going to do about the International Criminal Court?
| Mar 16, 2009
The Nuremberg trials at the close of World War II were controversial in their day. Advocates saw civilized nations imposing just retribution for acts of depravity; critics saw an exercise of victors' justice, with rules of warfare imposed after the fact....
| Mar 29, 2009
The last time Barack Obama went to Europe, he was cheered by 200,000 rapturous Germans. This week, he faces a tougher audience.
Back then, before the economic crisis hit, Obama was the embodiment of Europe's hopes for America, a candidate who promised...
| Sep 16, 2010
| 12:47 PM
International Day of Peace marked
Neighborhood Congregational Church will celebrate Peace One Day at 10 a.m. Sunday. Worship will focus on peace through prayer, music, message, and celebration. Violinist Paul McIntyre and Pianist Pam Wicks will offer a...
| Sep 20, 2010
| 7:27 PM
Newport Beach-based Acacia Research Corp. announced Monday that one of its subsidiaries, Celltrace LLC, has entered into a license deal with U.S. Cellular Corp. that covers technology relating to the use of short messaging in cellular telephony, according...
| Nov 7, 2010
Little, Brown: 370 pp., $29.99
You think 21st century culture is celebrity-obsessed? Try Mediterranean society at the dawn of the first millennium, when politics were entirely personal, and rulers' romantic...
| May 20, 2010
Nine high school graduating seniors, all residents of La Cañada Flintridge, have been awarded scholarships by the La Cañada Thursday Club, it was announced this week by Judith Cooper, club president.
The scholarship recipients were recently honored at...
| May 22, 2010
Salam Al-Marayati began working at the Muslim Public Affairs Council more than 20 years ago, and his is a job that only seems to get more demanding
Al-Marayati was 3 when his family moved to the United States from Iraq; as the president of the L.A.-based...
| Jun 2, 2010
| 9:39 AM
On May 4th, 2010, Cynthia J. Dienstag-Lipworth sold her home at 740 SE 22 Avenue in Pompano Beach, FL to David D'Ambrosia. Mr. D'Ambrosia purchased the home for $800,000.
Cynthia J. Dienstag-Lipworth is a lawyer practicing in Broward and Miami-Dade...