| May 24, 2011
| 10:46 AM
Perhaps you are right that peace negotiations based on Israel's pre-1967 boundaries, though perhaps arbitrary, are basically "what has to happen" to end the Israel-Palestine conflict ("Obama and the Arab Spring," May 19).
But you should firmly tell our...
| May 25, 2011
| 5:44 AM
President Obama's Jewish fund-raising network is trying to calm uneasy donors who fear that his blueprint for Middle East peace would jeopardize Israel’s security.
Although Obama's core fund-raising volunteers aren’t panicking, they say...
| Jun 4, 2011
| 9:23 PM
Hans Keilson was a newly minted physician in the mid-1930s when the persecution began. As a Jew in Hitler's Germany, he was stripped of the right to practice medicine. A writer, he soon lost that identity too: His autobiographical first novel was pulped...
| Jun 1, 2011
| 1:57 PM
Red Faction: Armageddon X360, PS3, PC/$49.99-$59.99/June 7
A lot has happened on Mars since the original "Red Faction" was released back in 2001, from evil empires attempting to reign over the planet's colonists to the rebellion that defeated them. Now...
| Jun 2, 2011
| 5:38 PM
Memorial Day ceremonies were not held at Monument Point for the first time, but the move to Legion Hall in no way diminished the solemnity or reverence of the occasion.
Assemblyman Don Wagner (R-Irvine) was the keynote speaker. Wagner's speech was a...
| Jun 4, 2011
Reporting from Jerusalem -- Israeli billionaire Sammy Ofer, whose powerful, family-owned conglomerate is under scrutiny for alleged dealings with Iran, died Friday in Tel Aviv after a long illness. He was 89.
Considered Israel's richest man with a family...
| Jun 5, 2011
Lawrence S. Eagleburger, the wisecracking, chain-smoking diplomat who charmed both Republicans and Democrats, handled tense assignments during the first Persian Gulf War and rose up the ranks to become secretary of State toward the end of President George...
| Jun 9, 2011
| 4:59 PM
Spend summer at the club
Summer camps at the Boys & Girls Club start June 27, with activities for kids from science experiments to scavenger hunts.
The club's Summer Bridge Program is another option, which allows kids to brush up on reading, writing and...
| Oct 17, 2011
| 2:23 PM
The Rev. John Anson "Jack" Mote, retired pastor of the old Wilson Memorial United Methodist Church, died of pancreatic cancer Oct. 4 at his home on Camano Island, Wash. The former North Baltimore resident was 91.
Born in Piqua, Ohio, he was a graduate of...
| Aug 8, 2011
Mark O. Hatfield, whose 35 years as Oregon's U.S. senator illuminated his conviction that Republicans could be God-fearing conservatives and also passionate advocates for ending wars and racial discrimination, has died. He was 89.
Hatfield died Sunday in...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 2:17 PM
ALISO VIEJO — The artist calls the piece "Metronome."
It is one of two dozen art pieces that trick the eye as part of a 42-piece exhibition at Soka University of works by Arie A. Galles, a professor of painting and drawing at the Aliso Viejo...