| Jun 27, 2011
After just three novels in the Lincoln Perry series, Michael Koryta defied the dictates of serial crime fiction and took a purposeful walk in another direction. "Envy the Night," his first standalone novel, was a taut tale of revenge that garnered him...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 9:03 AM
Makes One 9-inch pie, serving 6 to 8 Prep Time: 10 minutes Baking Time: 13 minutes Cooling Time: 30 minutes Chilling Time: 1 hour Level: *
Special toolbox: 9-inch pie pan Heavy-duty aluminum foil Pie weights or dry beans Electric stand mixer, bowl, and...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 3:39 PM
SAN DIEGO -- A man who coached an after-school fencing program on La Jolla Country Day School's campus pleaded not guilty Thursday to sex abuse charges stemming from an alleged inappropriate relationship with a high school student.
Vijay Prasad -- who...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 3:00 AM
The threat of an Israeli strike against Iran'snuclear facilities ratcheted up a notch last week when Israel'sdefense minister, Ehud Barak, issued new warnings that time was running out to stop Tehran's drive to build a bomb. If Israel waits much longer,...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 12:45 PM
When gauging Iran's threat to Israel, its important to remember that President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's proclamations about "wiping Israel off the map" have been rebutted by Ayatollah Khamenei, who as Supreme Leader of Iran has more authority than the...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 10:19 AM
- 2 tablespoons unsalted butter
- 1 garlic cloves, minced
- 1/3 cup bread crumbs, Panko preferred
- 1 shallots, chopped
- 1 cups chopped fresh spinach
- 1/8 cup Pernod
- Salt and pepper, to taste
- Dash red...
| Mar 4, 2012
Stubborn does not come close to describing the desert tortoise, a species that did its evolving more than 220 million years ago and has since remained resolutely prehistoric.
Its slowpoke take on biological adaptation has exposed modern vulnerabilities....
| Mar 6, 2012
| 4:30 AM
A Santa Monica start-up wants to take the financial pain out of shaving.
Dollar Shave Club is a new membership-only website that promises to “shave time, shave money” by sending customers a shipment of razor blades automatically every month....
| Jun 29, 2011
| 9:07 AM
An independent forensic report Wednesday discredited police evidence used to help convict American student Amanda Knox of the murder of her British housemate, in a major victory for her defence.
Knox, 23, and her former Italian boyfriend Raffaele...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 8:32 PM
General manager Stan Bowman took his first step toward rebuilding the Chicago Blackhawks' roster for next season when he acquired the negotiating rights to veteran defenseman Steve Montador from the Buffalo Sabres on Wednesday night.
Montador will become...
| Jul 4, 2011
After overindulging this past holiday weekend, now's the time to get back on the health wagon with the body blade. Certified Celebrity Fitness trainer Jon Gallo stops by to show us how to train and tone with this cardio companion.
For more on Jon log...