| Jun 29, 2010
| 4:34 PM
The electronics retailer Best Buy has this godawful idea that people should keep their phones on in movie theaters. They're teaming with Universal for an app that will do what people should already be doing to begin with — mute the ringer and dim...
| Feb 1, 2010
| 4:32 PM
SAN DIEGO -- As part of a $22-million upgrade, the Old Globe Theatre demolished a 224-seat in-the-round theater and replaced it with ... a 250-seat in-the-round theater. The spaces are so similar that, from your seat, you have to look......
| Mar 29, 2010
| 4:39 AM
It's the week before Easter, and for some, thoughts turn to what to put in the baskets. Disney fans have plenty of choices in plush animals, trinkets and candy if they are staying on property or live near one of the resorts. But what do you do if distance...
| Apr 1, 2010
| 6:32 AM
Small taxes on soda do little to reduce soft drink consumption or prevent childhood obesity, but larger levies probably would, according to new research.
The study is being released as a recent wave of proposals would raise soda taxes or create new...
| May 5, 2010
| 10:47 AM
You can't tell me the recession has extinguished America's burning desire for glam kitchens or baths when "the perfect toilet" lands a coveted role in a movie.
Or when the opening of the doors for the trade show floor at the recent Kitchen & Bath...
| May 19, 2010
A century ago, carousel builder Rudolph Dolle and his wife, Amelia, left New York for the young resort town of Ocean City, Md.
"Our family did business in different parts of the country," says Anna Dolle Bushnell, 31, the couple's great-granddaughter....
| May 17, 2010
| 4:02 PM
Loaves of "day-old" bread are certainly part of the inventory that Debbie Bailey stocks at the Wonder Hostess Bakery Thrift Store on Mercury Boulevard in Hampton.
But she also stocks new products, such as ketchup, pasta sauce and bags of Utz chips.
| Oct 29, 2010
Once kids are safely home with their buckets of candy, parents still need to take action to keep them safe, doctors and dentists say. Here are some tips:
Go easy on the stomach. To avoid digestive upset, agree in advance on how many treats your child can...
| Jun 11, 2010
Los Angeles' high-end residential market just got a jump-start: A mammoth French chateau on 2.2 acres in Bel-Air has been sold for the highest price of any U.S. residence so far this year.
FOR THE RECORD:
A previously posted...
| Jun 10, 2010
| 11:50 AM
A Los Angeles police officer accused of selling methamphetamine in San Diego and Riverside counties is due to appear before a federal magistrate in downtown San Diego Thursday.
Yoshio Romero, 28, was arrested at his Corona home on Monday by Drug...
| Jan 25, 2011
| 4:36 AM
There are Valentine's Day sweet deals - if you can call anything Valentine-themed a bargain - available. Shop online for some of your favorite chocolates with a sampling of current sales and promotional offers:
Chocolat: If you're sweetie is sweet on...