| Nov 16, 2013
| 5:00 AM
SAN FRANCISCO — Snapchat is not even 3 years old. It's run by a couple of twentysomethings with no prior business experience. And it has never made a cent.
Yet investors are fighting for the opportunity to throw hundreds of millions at the...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 1:17 PM
After Tom Linsenmeyer committed suicide in 2001, his brothers and sister decided the best way to keep the student-athlete's memory alive would be a run for charity.
Now in its 12th year, Tom's 5K Reindeer Run raises thousands of dollars for Sarah's...
| Dec 9, 2013
Ten thousand cars on average cross over a World War II era pontoon bridge connecting Southwest Long Beach with Terminal Island....
| Aug 25, 2013
Katy Perry will close the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards from under the Brooklyn Bridge. She will perform her new hit single, "Roar."...
| Dec 9, 2013
A look back and a final farewell to the notable entertainment celebrities who died in 2013. Cosmo Allegretti (b. 1927) (actor) Allegretti was an actor and puppeteer on Captain Kangaroo, working his way up from set painter. He made and voiced puppets,...
| Nov 14, 2013
The Vincent Thomas Bridge opened to traffic on Nov. 15, 1963....
| Sep 19, 2013
Ten years ago the bloody siege of Monrovia marked the culmination of a brutal civil war in Liberia, a West African country originally established as a colony for freed African-American slaves. Photojournalists who covered the battles in Liberia's...
| Oct 6, 2011
They call themselves the 99 Percenters. "We are occupying Wall Street," they say, encamped by the hundreds in a park dubbed Liberty Square in Lower Manhattan's financial district, and now seconded by satellite groups at L.A.'s City Hall, in San...
| May 29, 2011
The Greater Journey
Americans in Paris
Simon & Schuster: 560 pp., $37.50
For more than 40 years, David McCullough has brought the past to life in books distinguished by vigorous storytelling and vivid characterizations. He garnered...
| Apr 25, 2011
| 12:40 PM
Inspire your children's inner builder at these engineering wonders constructed with steel, glass, timber and more.
1. Brooklyn Bridge, New York. This star of movies and marathons connects the island of Manhattan with the borough of Brooklyn. Opened in...
| Nov 24, 2011
| 1:01 PM
The holiday season is upon us. Why stay in this Christmas when there's so much to do? Quit roasting chestnuts and get old Jack Frost off your nose. Bundle up, pack your overnight bag and take a quick trip. We've found some of the best places in and around...