| Nov 20, 2013
| 8:42 AM
If my wife and I are not traveling, almost without exception, I can be found at Friday evening Shabbat services at Congregation B'nai Israel, a Reform synagogue in Boca Raton, not as a rabbi but as a congregant. The service is a combination of traditional...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 5:20 AM
PHILADELPHIA Inside Courtroom II at Camp Justice on the sprawling Guantanamo Bay base in Cuba, eight visitors filed into a glass-protected gallery.
It was a little after 9 a.m. on Oct. 22, before the start of a hearing for five men accused of plotting...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 7:48 PM
NEW YORK — As Superstorm Sandy roared ashore a year ago, the Atlantic Ocean swelled into the streets of Breezy Point, triggering a conflagration that devoured home after home in this neighborhood perched on a sliver of land on the fringes of New...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 1:31 PM
As they worked to help repair some of the damage, people in New York and New Jersey on Tuesday commemorated the anniversary of Superstorm Sandy, which tore a deadly and costly path through the region one year ago.
Video and photo images show how coastal...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 12:41 PM
Ellis Island, which greeted millions of immigrants to the United States, reopened its museum doors on Monday, a year after the aptly named Superstorm Sandy tore through much of the eastern half of the United States, killing scores of people and destroying...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 12:36 PM
You could argue that Pennsylvania is lagging in any number of areas. Education. Bridge and highway repairs. Environmental protection. Access to health insurance.
But there are some things we would be happy to lag in, which made the implied criticism...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 9:30 PM
Edward "Eddie" Dopkin, whose business acumen and knack for building relationships fueled a long career in Baltimore's restaurant and catering industries, died on Saturday at Sinai Hospital from complications associated with a form of leukemia. The...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 12:06 PM
As Banksy enters the homestretch of his highly touted, monthlong New York "residency," fans of the anonymous street artist have had ample opportunity to experience his presumed street-art creations at random spots around the city.
Of course, anything...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
DEAR TIM: I'm doing some remodeling work and I have to construct some interior wood walls. I haven't done this before and don't want to make mistakes. It doesn't seem too hard -- actually it appears to be cave-man simple. Can you share tips on how you...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Andy Herren, a professor from Chicago, was the big winner of "Big Brother," scoring the grand prize of $500,000 after being crowned by a jury of his fellow houseguests.
But Herren's victory during the live finale of the CBS reality show, which...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 7:00 AM
A little more than six months after Chinese TV maker TCL paid $5 million for the naming rights to Grauman's Chinese Theatre, another Chinese company is spending $20 million to boost its own brand recognition in Hollywood.
The Dalian Wanda Group, which...