| Dec 19, 2010
The occasional car crawls down 11th Street, its driver and passengers looking for a parking space not too far from their destination, a nondescript residence that is becoming a popular tourist destination in a working-class Cleveland neighborhood....
| Nov 28, 2007
LOS ANGELES (November 28, 2007) Having been approached by California state elected officials as well as civic leaders from areas affected by recent wildfires, music superstar Garth Brooks has agreed to perform a benefit concert to raise money for the...
| Nov 22, 2009
The rental car company chanting, "We're No. 1! We're No. 1!" isn't Hertz. It's Enterprise. For the sixth year in a row, the company that distinguishes itself with its friendly "we'll pick you up" service was the top dog in J.D. Power & Associates'...
| Mar 15, 2009
Forget green beer this year. In this grape-rich Calaveras County hamlet, they'll be celebrating with green wine.
Not surprisingly, a town with a name like Murphys takes St. Patrick's celebrations pretty seriously. Tucked away in the rolling Sierra Nevada...
| Jun 3, 2009
| 12:50 PM
Today's topic: Should the U.S. government have spent billions to keep General Motors from liquidation only to eventually steer it to Bankruptcy Court?
An earlier bankruptcy would have saved taxpayers billions Point: Daniel J. Ikenson
| Dec 29, 2009
The Times' Dec. 22 editorial on the federal government's rule requiring airliners that sit on the tarmac for more than three hours to disembark passengers was surprisingly astute -- surprising because the sensible observations and conclusions that The...
| Jul 9, 2010
| 12:25 PM
Danny Black can run his closet design business from just about anywhere — his Mount Washington office, on the way to meet with clients, at home on weekends and even during his family's summer trips to Ocean City.
"Most clients don't know I've...
| Mar 25, 2009
Gov. Charlie Crist on Tuesday defended his extensive travel on private jets, saying he pays for any trips that do not involve state or political business.
"What I do is literally write a check, personally, from my personal account," he said. Crist,...
| Jul 10, 2011
If you think flying is tedious, try figuring out what your flight will cost. Fees for bags and optional services, such as seat selection, extra legroom, Internet access, onboard entertainment and other choices can plump up airfares by $100 or more. And...
| Sep 14, 2010
| 1:03 PM
Trains and Metro not running. Flights delayed or canceled in and out of De Gaulle and Orly. Massive traffic jams. That's a distinct possibility for France over the coming months, possibly in other European countries as well. Does that mean you shouldn't...
| Feb 14, 2010
If you're headed to see the Dodgers in Glendale, Ariz., this spring, know that there's plenty to do besides baseball. About a two-hour drive south from Glendale, a Phoenix suburb, is Tucson, one of the Cactus League's two original towns.