| Mar 20, 2011
| 4:56 PM
A four-story building in Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi's Tripoli compound has been heavily damaged, possibly by cruise missiles, CNN's Nic Robertson reported.
Robertson, invited by government officials to see the damage, said early Monday local time that...
| Mar 23, 2011
| 8:21 AM
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is back in the news for another seemingly crazy statement: Claiming that capitalism ended life on Mars.
"I have always said, heard, that it would not be strange that there had been civilization on Mars, but maybe...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 3:03 AM
On weekday mornings, I'll post the most controversial, shocking and (of course) ridiculous stories for your reading pleasure. That way, when you walk into work, you'll be the master of witty conversation.
• President's speech important,...
| Dec 21, 2010
| 8:32 PM
Who among these eight Costa Mesa residents will be appointed to fill the remaining two years of Katrina Foley's term on the City Council? (She was elected last month to the Newport-Mesa Unified School District Board of Trustees.) The council is...
| Apr 15, 2012
| 5:14 AM
The second and final day of the Summit of the Americas takes place in Cartagena, Colombia, on Sunday, where leaders from more than 30 North and South American countries are discussing several topics, such as bolstering economic ties and who should be part...
| Dec 31, 2011
| 8:00 PM
Were you paying attention to the pop culture in 2011? It was certainly an eventful year, with pop stars and talk show hosts grabbing headlines and a colorful cast of Republican presidential hopefuls jockeying for position. Here's a little test to make...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 7:04 AM
According to reports, Venezuela said Monday it will only pay Irving-based Exxon Mobil $255 million out of the more than $900 million that was originally awarded to the company.
Exxon Mobil said it was looking for an agreement after President Hugo Chavez&...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 4:14 PM
Do you know what all South American countries have in common, economic growth. While Europe and the United States have been struggling with an economic meltdown, most of the countries in the southern cone have averaged a 6% growth during the last decade....
| Jan 14, 2012
| 4:46 AM
El presidente Hugo Chávez anunció el viernes que acordó el "cierre administrativo" del consulado venezolano en Miami en protesta por la expulsión de la diplomática Livia Acosta Noguera.
Chávez dijo durante un discurso ante la Asamblea Nacional que tomó...
| Feb 12, 2012
| 6:56 PM
Henrique Capriles, un joven abogado de clase media alta, se convirtió el domingo en el rival que se enfrentará al presidente Hugo Chávez en octubre.
Con una prolija carrera política de 14 años, Capriles, quien viene de una familia de inmigrantes polacos-...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 12:26 PM
El presidente Hugo Chávez anunció el martes que tras unos exámenes que le realizaron este fin de semana en Cuba le detectaron una nueva "lesión" en la misma zona donde le extirparon un tumor canceroso en junio pasado, por lo cual deberá someterse a una...