| Aug 27, 2014
| 9:25 AM
I've never been a fan of restaurants that specialize in serving hot tea to women who wear hats.
I don't drink much tea, and scones are too often served with big helpings of pretense. But there's a big surprise in store for...
| Aug 31, 2014
I hope, dear reader, you are not shivering too violently as you try to read this newspaper, since it is quite likely you have just had a bucket of ice water dumped on your skull.
I refer, of course, to the Ice Bucket Challenge, that fundraising stunt...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 5:51 PM
Scotland has voted on whether to stay within the United Kingdom or break the 307-year-old union in a finely balanced independence referendum with global consequences.
Its verdict should be clear around breakfast time on Friday.
Polling booths closed...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 1:04 PM
Recently, the revered and charismatic Dalai Lama told a German newspaper that there should be no more Dalai Lamas after his death. In other words, this 14th Dalai Lama, who is 79 (and has vowed to live to 113), says he will not be reincarnated as the 15th...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 2:41 AM
Britain's Prince William, grandson of Queen Elizabeth, and his wife Kate are expecting their second baby, Buckingham Palace said on Monday.
The couple's first child, Prince George, was born in July last year amid a huge international media frenzy....
| Sep 8, 2014
| 8:45 AM
Britain's Prince William, grandson of Queen Elizabeth, and his wife Kate are expecting their second baby and the mother-to-be is once again suffering from very acute morning sickness, his office said Monday.
The baby will be fourth in line to the British...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 3:10 AM
Prince William and his wife Catherine are expecting their second child, Britain’s royal family announced Monday on Twitter.
William, also known as the Duke of Cambridge, is the grandson of the Queen Elizabeth II and is second in line to the...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 1:07 PM
As the "Hot Days, Cool Flicks" summer film series winds down to an end, filmgoers still have an opportunity to catch two of the top films screening at the Donald M. Ephraim Palm Beach Jewish Film Festival.
Presented by the Mandel Jewish Community Center,...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 11:40 AM
Mario Balotelli tweeted that he would welcome a peck on the cheek from Queen Elizabeth II as a reward if his Italy team kept alive England's chances to advance in the World Cup by downing Costa Rica.
Final score: Costa Rica 1, Italy 0. Does this mean...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 2:38 PM
UCF's football season-opener may be 4,000 miles away in Ireland, but it's still a home game when your last name is O'Leary.
When UCF coach George O'Leary marches his team onto the field of Croke Park Stadium on Saturday, he'll be within three hours of...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 4:11 PM
LONDON -- Queen Elizabeth's racehorse Estimate, the 2013 Ascot Gold Cup winner, has tested positive for the banned substance morphine, Buckingham Palace said on Tuesday.
Estimate was one of five horses under various trainers who were found by the...