| May 21, 2012
| 11:17 AM
Angelenos, you may be looking at your future: A record $90-million penthouse apartment and a $1-million parking spot are all the buzz at the moment in New York City.
The Southland has had its share of extravagant real estate deals. Candy Spelling sold...
| May 24, 2012
| 8:03 AM
While some are picking up potstickers or pecans covered with pralines at the Trader Joe's in Brooklyn, others are picking shopping carts of cash and cell phones.
"I guess pickpocketers go where the money is and if your shopping you're going to have the...
| May 30, 2012
In 1962, Doc Watson and some of his musician neighbors set out from their home in the Blue Ridge Mountains on the journey of a lifetime, to perform at the Ash Grove folk club in Los Angeles.
"I remember the first trip we did," Watson said in a 2008...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 5:17 PM
Children in New Jersey will have to wait for Halloween this year after Gov. Chris Christie signed an executive order postponing trick-or-treating and other holiday celebrations across the state.
Executive Order 105 will postpone Halloween activities...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 11:19 AM
Estimates of the economic losses caused by Hurricane Sandy earlier this week reached $50 billion as experts assessed the costs of severe property damage, shut-down subways and power outages.
On Thursday, Eqecat Inc. said it expects storm-related losses...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 6:17 AM
Police say a man pretending to be a customer came to the Bodywork Spa on Washington Place in Greenwich Village Friday morning.
Surveillance video shows what happened when he got inside. You see him beating a 41-year-old spa worker who was working alone...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 6:41 AM
City Council Speaker Christine Quinn is asking for your help in finding a man who sexually assaulted a woman last week in Greenwich Village.
To help spread the word, Quinn handed out flyers to commuters today at the W 4th Street subway station,...
| Aug 26, 2012
Editor's note: Last week we profiled Tampa, Fla., in preparation for the Republican National Convention. This week it's Charlotte, N.C., where the Democrats will convene.
— "So, where's the best barbecue in town?"
It seems like the question to...
| Aug 25, 2012
The year Disney World opened, 5-year-old Kevin Goodman visited the Magic Kingdom for the first time. That was 1971 and he has vacationed there at least once a year ever since.
He really does love the place.
For about 30 years Kevin, his mother and his...
| Sep 9, 2012
| 11:49 AM
Jacqueline M. "Jackie" Zajdel, a popular Canton cosmetologist who was a maestra of the shag, beehive, French twist and teased hair for decades, died Aug. 24 of cancer at Mercy Medical Center. The longtime Highlandtown resident was 67.
| Sep 8, 2012
Sang Yoon started the no-substitutions or modifications trope at Father's Office, I think, where he refused to serve his notorious hamburger without blue cheese or countenance ketchup on his fries. Vinny Dotolo and Jon Shook turned it into an aesthetic at...