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  • Thousands march in New York City to protest police chokehold death

    Thousands march in New York City to protest police chokehold death
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Reverend Al Sharpton led thousands of chanting but peaceful activists in a march across Staten Island on Saturday to protest the death of Eric Garner, who died after New York City police put him in a banned chokehold last month....
  • Music, book publishing worlds finding common ground

    Music, book publishing worlds finding common ground
    To his fans, rock musician Jack White is the guy who just broke the record for having the biggest-selling vinyl record of the last 20 years. The success of his latest album, "Lazaretto," which just beat out Pearl Jam's "Vitalogy" as the biggest vinyl...
  • America still self-delusional about race relations

    The recent spate of high-visibility deaths of unarmed black men by police in New York City, Ohio, California and now Ferguson, Mo., coming on the heels of theĀ killings of Trayvon Martin and Jordan Davis by armed citizens in Florida, reveals how thoroughly...
  • Greenberries' parenting classes make it Howard's favorite consignment shop

    Greenberries' parenting classes make it Howard's favorite consignment shop
    Twin crusades to convert more parents to cloth diapering and to instill confidence in the art of “babywearing” have helped make Greenberries a destination for shoppers from as far away as Annapolis and Gaithersburg. Providing education and...
  • School superintendent with unusually high compensation fired

    School superintendent with unusually high compensation fired
    The Centinela school board voted Wednesday to dismiss Supt. Jose Fernandez, who came under the scrutiny of the FBI and Los Angeles County district attorney's office this spring for a compensation package that exceeded $750,000 last year. The five...
  • Thompson: With Kevin Love trade done, Klay Thompson says 'Warriors believe in me'

    Klay Thompson isn't much of a talker, especially not to the media. He's a nice guy who will give an interview if you ask him in person. But he's not volunteering to be anybody's spokesperson. Which is why when I texted him to ask for an interview, and he...
  • Metro Detroit in a kosher restaurant boom as diners seek healthy options

    The theme of 28-year-old Daniel Kohn's newly opened suburban Detroit restaurant can be summed up with one menu item that blends contemporary Americana with Old World traditions the brisket burger. Kravings, the brainchild of the Ritz-Carlton alumnus...
  • Nissan NV200 Taxi

     
    Filed under: Minivan/Van, Work, Nissan, Quick Spins "You're a long way from home!" When I signed up to drive a pre-production version of the Nissan NV200 Taxi, I expected to have a higher-than-normal level of interaction with the public at large. However,...
  • Hot enough for you yet? Not for these folks

    Hot enough for you yet? Not for these folks
    Some like it hot, like it is today. And for some, it's not hot enough. "The hotter the better," said Joe Pabon, unfazed by the recent heat wave. Pabon moved to Orlando in 1986 from New York City. What he likes best about Central Florida is how long it...
  • '#PopFan' Director Vanessa Parise Finds Her Niche in Telepics

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Director Vanessa Parise had barely graduated from Harvard when she wrote and helmed her first feature, MGM's 2002 rom-com "Kiss the Bride." In a sign of the times for helmers, Parise (pictured) in recent years has segued to...
  • California lawmakers pass measure requiring testing of rape kits

    (Reuters) - Amid ongoing efforts to address a backlog of unanalyzed rape kits that go untested throughout the country, California lawmakers passed a bill on Friday requiring law enforcement to process the evidence within a certain time frame. The bill...