| Feb 15, 2008
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GF: Hi Bill. Anything new on the Kobe situation? What do you think he should do? Should...
| May 16, 2006
Just off the two-lane main street of this southern Maryland town, a couple doors shy of the big lumber mill that rumbles all day like thunder, Ann and Jim Guy's modest dwelling is the picture of a patriotic American home.
Out front, atop a tall white...
| Oct 5, 2008
Moises Ramirez crossed into California the morning of Oct. 21, 2007, with a plan. He would get a restaurant job and, with the money he earned, build a house on land his father had given him in El Grullo, Jalisco. A year or two of hard work and he could go...
| Oct 7, 2008
They arrived by ambulance every half-hour, their blistering wounds caked in soot and mud. In the hospital trauma bay, doctors examined their scorched backs and limbs, black in the sterile, white light. They smelled of burnt flesh.
| Jan 5, 2009
Gym memberships are something of a luxury these days. But without the usual suspects -- treadmills, elliptical trainers, cable machines and free weights -- is it easy to get a decent workout?
Absolutely. Just take your workout to the streets -- or the...
| Jan 18, 2009
Tall and burly, fierce eyes shining, Troy Kotsur commands the center of the rehearsal room. Even in a T-shirt and jeans, he looks the part of the great King Charlemagne. Kotsur is about to attempt "War Is a Science," a patter song from the '70s Broadway...
| Dec 23, 2008
| 1:51 PM
Total time: 1 1/2 hours, plus chilling time
Servings: 8 to 10
Note: This pastry dough is wonderfully pliable and easy to work, made by the French method of kneading on the countertop. For the filling you'll need seedless grapes and tart apples,...
| Dec 7, 2008
Dorothy Gaspar does not make gloves for meek women. Her long, sinuous leather creations -- imagine Louboutin stilettos for your hands -- are better suited for martini-swilling minxes who smirk through apologies. Same goes for the chic two-tone driving...
| May 18, 2009
| 7:26 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Los Angeles commuters have been improperly detained, pushed, choked and struck by Metropolitan Transportation Authority security guards
-- that according to interviews and internal law enforcement memos obtained by The Times.
| May 18, 2009
| 7:23 AM
Instant bikini bods....We all know how much better we feel when we are tan - but what about how much thinner we look? We will be revealing the commandments of tanning (spray of course!) Start Fresh – For the best spray tan results, exfoliate and clean...
| May 12, 2009
| 1:50 PM
One of the great things about my job is the opportunity it's given me to sit down for lengthy interviews with true icons of Hollywood, people such as Clint Eastwood, Warren Beatty, Robert Redford and Harrison Ford. Now I can add Leonard Nimoy to that...
| Feb 1, 2009
DALY CITY -- A Bay Area couple has welcomed a rather unique child into the world. The tot has six fully-formed and functional fingers and toes on his hands and feet, something that doctors at San Francisco's Saint Luke's Hospital say they've never seen...