| Jan 27, 2012
| 4:24 AM
Analysis: Romney hits Gingrich early, often, in Florida; debate likely to reassure his backers
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Mitt Romney, forced to prove his resilience after a stinging loss in South Carolina, is showing why the so-called Republican...
| Mar 8, 2010
| 3:51 PM
A man brandishing a fake pistol was shot and killed by police Monday outside an elementary school in Brooklyn, officials said.
The police-involved shooting happened outside PS 194 located at 3117 Avenue W in the Sheepshead Bay section at around 3:10 p.m....
| Oct 26, 2010
Lamont Johnson, an Emmy-winning director who was honored for his work on the TV programs " Gore Vidal's Lincoln" and "Wallenberg: A Hero's Story" during a wide-ranging career in television, film and theater, died of congestive heart failure at his...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 9:56 PM
Two films dealing with war and politics in the tinderbox of the Middle East are coming to Newport-Mesa for one-night special screenings.
The city of Costa Mesa on Friday night will host a screening of "Patrol Base Jaker" at the Triangle Square Cinemas....
| Sep 21, 2008
Siegfried Halbreich, a survivor of four Nazi concentration camps who devoted the second half of his long life to public education about the horrors that Jews experienced during World War II, died of heart failure Wednesday at his Beverly Hills home. He...
| Jan 4, 2008
A good story well told
Re "The old men and the sea," Column One, Jan. 1
Christopher Goffard's article was an especially fine piece of writing. It was well-structured and lucid, with many beautiful turns of phrase. He captured his subject, of course,...
| Oct 28, 2009
William "Bill" Basch, a retired Los Angeles garment industry executive who was one of the Holocaust survivors whose stories were told in the Oscar-winning documentary "The Last Days," has died. He was 82.
Basch died of age-related causes Monday at his...