| Mar 31, 2012
| 5:11 PM
When I was 16, I read Henry David Thoreau's “Walden.” I read about living deliberately and sucking the marrow out of life. Such musings led me to study philosophy. I learned that a deliberate life meant following a heroic life.
In the “...
| Aug 18, 2011
| 5:26 PM
In the center of Mobtown Fight Club, a small gym tucked away in an alley off Baltimore Street, Venroy July pounds a speed bag.
Behind him, his trainer Adrian Davis shouts phrases of encouragement.
"Yeah! Work it champ!"
Eyes fixed on the flittering...
| Aug 26, 2011
| 6:06 PM
Friday was the calm before the storm throughout Long Island. Everyone is aware of Irene, but not many seemed too concerned.
As more evacuations were announced and more first responders prepared to roll out, many homes did not have their windows boarded...
| Oct 13, 2011
| 5:22 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Tents and other structures at the "Occupy San Diego'' protest at the downtown Community Concourse need to be removed by midnight, a San Diego police assistant Chief said Thursday.
Chief Boyd Long said the demonstrators will be allowed to...
| Oct 14, 2011
| 3:52 PM
SAN DIEGO - Occupy San Diego protesters have been told by San Diego police they have to remove the last tent in the civic center by 6 a.m., Saturday morning.
Friday morning, two men camped near city hall as part of the protests against perceived...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 8:00 AM
An early morning water main break in downtown Manhattan flooded a nearby subway station, causing service suspensions and disrupting straphangers' Thursday commute.
The 20-inch water main burst at the intersection of West Broadway and Murray Street at...
| May 28, 2012
| 8:03 AM
Deepak Chopra and Leonard Mlodinow
To purchase a copy of the book:
War of the Worldviews: Science Vs. Spirituality
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Seating is limited and by ticket only. Purchase of book required to...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 9:06 AM
A No. 6 train derailed early Monday at the Brooklyn Bridge-City Hall station, snarling the morning commute before it even began.
Two cars on the uptown No. 6 train derailed just after 6 a.m at the subway line's first stop in Manhattan, near Park Row...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 4:21 PM
Local leaders are celebrating the opening of an expanded Concourse D at Louis Armstrong International Airport. The $25 million dollar project opens up six more gates for Delta and United.
But this isn't the only project going on. Construction is underway...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 3:24 PM
SAN DIEGO -- A San Diego councilman asked Tuesday for a report on what obligations the city might have regarding two small businesses whose owners closed up shop at the Civic Center Plaza because of the Occupy San Diego protests.
Carl DeMaio suggested at...
| Nov 5, 2011
| 3:26 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Occupy San Diego protestors took to the streets Saturday in a "Big Banks Funeral March," in solidarity with National Bank Transfer Day, aimed at encouraging people to switch from large banks to credit unions.
As the protest entered its...