| 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...
| Jan 26, 2009
Spectrum Health Launches Hand Washing Campaign
Helen DeVos Children's Hospital Targets Campaign to Parents and Children
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., January 19, 2009 - Spectrum Health announced a public education campaign about hand washing today to...
| Mar 15, 2009
If you don't already have a can of it, go get one! There are more uses than you could ever dream of. Plus, what guy doesn't like a woman armed with the blue and yellow....
It's not just for rusty bike chains & squeaky hinges anymore.
| Apr 8, 2009
Every spring as a kid, I reveled in the same Easter basket filled with store-bought candy that all of the other kids in the neighborhood tore into: plastic eggs stuffed with foil-wrapped, peanut butter-filled chocolates, marshmallows machine-molded into...
| Aug 14, 2009
| 10:33 AM
Sometimes we just don't want to think about all that could go wrong during a surgery, but in the absence of information our minds play tricks on us, blowing some things out of proportion and ignoring the true threats we may have some control over.