| Nov 23, 2012
| 4:47 PM
On the Sunday morning circuit this weekend, “Face the Nation” will be doing something different. The CBS program offers its annual authors program. One panel features writers David Baldacci (“The Forgotten”), Gillian Flynn (“...
| Jan 30, 2013
Almost on impulse, almost 35 years ago, Richard M. Walden and a friend rounded up six tons of relief supplies and a jet to ferry them to Vietnamese boat people in Malaysia. Thus was Operation California — now Operation USA — born. A Times...
| Aug 20, 2013
Shipyard retirees received a shock in the form of a letter regarding their health care last week. Newport News Shipyard, now a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries, informed Medicare-eligible retirees — those aged 65 and older — that they...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 5:00 AM
While electric vehicles continue to grab the green-car spotlight, an older technology has quietly emerged as a player in the fuel economy wars: turbocharging.
Once the province of performance cars, turbochargers now power economy cars, family sedans and...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 12:01 PM
Your elderly parents, living alone, haven’t cracked open the fridge in days. Or they left the front door open late at night. Maybe they’ve fallen and can’t get to a phone.
Lowe’s tapped into the fears of children living apart...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 8:22 AM
The Women's Board of the Lyric Opera of Chicago presented an elegant opening-night gala at the Civic Opera House on Oct. 6. The affair celebrating the Lyric's 58th season featured Scottish director David McVicar's new production of Richard Strauss'...
| Oct 29, 2012
Amy Francetic was at a child's birthday party in 2004 when she decided it was time to leave Silicon Valley.
"I was sitting there listening to 6-year-olds talk about IPOs and whose house was bigger and how much a wedding dress cost," she said.
| Sep 22, 2012
Gayle Anderson was live in Los Angeles at one of the public viewing areas set up for the space shuttle Endeavour, which landed today at Los Angeles International Airport. It will remain in a hangar at LAX until October 12th, when it will be transported...
| Mar 28, 2012
Edson Spencer, who as head of Honeywell Inc. first battled IBM's dominance of the computer market in the 1980s, then gave in and focused his company on automation and aerospace technology, has died. He was 85.
He died Sunday at his home in Wayzata, Minn....
| Mar 15, 2012
When it comes to sleeping peacefully at night, it's not so much about the money under the mattress as the money invested in the mattress — and in white noise machines, blackout shades and medicinal sleep aids.
The long list of sleep-time...
| Aug 25, 2012
It is almost like getting extra horsepower for free. At least that is how some people describe what a turbocharger can do for an engine these days.
In the past, turbochargers added extra zip but at the expense of consuming much more gas than non-...
| Nov 12, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Click here to download TV listings for the week of Nov. 14 - 20 in PDF format Weekly TV Listings can also be downloaded here This week's TV Movies SATURDAY Good Morning America (N) 7 a.m. KABC McLaughlin Group 6:30......