| Jan 8, 2014
| 2:24 PM
Twenty venues around Southern California will offer free admission on Jan. 25 as part of the annual Museums Free-for-All program.
Participating museums include the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, the Museum of Contemporary Art and the Orange County...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 8:20 AM
St. Thomas Aquinas' is ranked No. 9 in this week's MaxPreps Xcellent 25 national high school softball rankings. And as you might expect, the defending Class 7A state champion Raiders remain atop the Miracle Sports all classifications poll, which also...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 8:45 AM
An elderly woman was seriously injured in an early morning fire in Laurel, according to the Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue Services.
The fire in the 9500 block of Canterbury Riding in Laurel was reported around 5:15 a.m. by a newspaper...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Concealed in the Nile River reeds, mothers and their children crouched underwater, holding their breath as long as possible, as South Sudanese militias on the bank argued whether to hunt down and kill dozens of people hiding there.
One elderly man was...
| Dec 25, 2013
Residents who have wood-burning fireplaces will be encouraged to install grates intended to cut down on harmful pollutants, the Laguna Beach City Council voted at its Dec. 10 meeting.
The council stopped short of making the stainless-steel grates...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 10:30 AM
"I speak to thee plain soldier. If thou canst love me for this, take me!" No wonder Jessie Buckley's grave, beautifully controlled Princess Katherine reacts like a rabbit trapped in the headlights: Jude Law's avowal of love is so direct, so immediate,...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 6:39 AM
Brothers Justin and Jeremy Batoff are about to trade in their condominium overlooking the lacrosse fields at Johns Hopkins, their alma mater, for a Greenspring Valley farmhouse.
They share a real estate portfolio. They work together at the family law...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 6:30 AM
President Obama will get a break from "Obamacare" when he pardons the traditional Thanksgiving turkey. Each of us can also set aside our cares by pardoning a turkey and choosing a nonviolent Thanksgiving observance — one that gives thanks for our...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 5:44 AM
Seventeen people and one dog gathered in Wyman Park on Sunday for a two-hour tour of tracks, tunnels, charcoal burns and other evidence of the old Maryland and Pennsylvania railroad line, better known as the Ma and Pa, which ran 77.2 miles between...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 8:27 PM
Dr. Doris R. Entwisle, a professor of sociology and engineering studies at the Johns Hopkins University for nearly half a century and a pioneer in the field of the sociology of education, died Tuesday of cancer at her Towson home. She was 89.
| Nov 15, 2013
| 4:37 PM
Visitors flock to the Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens in San Marino each year by the hundreds of thousands, drawn by works of European and American art spanning centuries, by expansive gardens renowned for their beauty and...