| Sep 11, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Saul Landau, a prolific, award-winning documentary filmmaker who traveled the world profiling political leaders like Cuba's Fidel Castro and Chile's Salvador Allende and used his camera to draw attention to war, poverty and racism, died Monday night at...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 6:21 PM
There is a massive, glowing, bulge in the center of the Milky Way galaxy, and scientists say it is shaped like a giant peanut.
In the photo gallery above, you will find an artist's conception of what this lumpy center might look like, if you could...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 8:21 AM
You can never have too many easy dinner recipes for chicken. It's such a versatile bird, and lends itself to so many flavorings. And did we mention how easy it is to prepare? Check out these options:
Campanile's crispy flattened chicken: Campanile,...
| Sep 14, 2013
At a late August dinner party, one of the dishes was sweet corn with fresh mint and lime. I could have eaten the whole bowl myself. And at home, we've been making corn chowder for supper. I know, I know. The season is almost over. Sweet corn ice cream...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 8:11 AM
Here's something fun for Meatless Monday: Homemade tofu. The method is simple: Combine cold soy milk with nigari water (a brine used to set the soy milk) and steam the milk until it sets up like a custard. The whole process takes about 15 minutes. The...
| May 28, 2013
| 4:27 PM
A 2005 Parkland grad has been nominated for a Daytime Emmy award for his camera work on an Emmy-nominated travel show. Greg Harriot was nominated along with cinematographer John Barnhardt for outstanding achievement in single camera photography on "Born...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 5:23 PM
L.A. Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa plans to travel to South America on a 9-day trade mission later this month with a delegation of business leaders and city officials....
| Nov 8, 2012
| 4:23 PM
Who ever said it's not good to be king? Gov. Tom Corbett will lead an international trade mission to Brazil and Chile in 2013, bringing with him a veritable buffet of business, tourism and university leaders that will "focus on......
| Sep 3, 2013
| 6:31 PM
Back to fashion: Teen Model presents a back-to-school fashion show from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Westminster Mall, 1025 Westminster Mall, Westminster. The show includes a fall trend preview, performances and surprises.
It is co-sponsored by Macys and...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 4:25 PM
"Crystal Fairy & the Magical Cactus" is an amusing booze-and-drug-fueled road trip, its travelers on a quest to experience the Holy Grail of highs.
Starring Michael Cera, Gaby Hoffmann and a trio of irresistibly charming Chilean brothers, the search for...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 8:00 AM
In the astute new road-trip movie "Crystal Fairy," set mostly in Chile's Atacama Desert, Michael Cera plays an archetypal Ugly American.
In fact, Cera plays several versions of the Ugly American popularized through generations of movies, novels and...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 7:22 PM
Technicians on Saturday will fire up a furnace in Arizona to more than 2,000 degrees Fahrenheit to pour glass to fabricate a mirror 27 feet in diameter that will be part of a giant telescope with 10 times the resolution of the Hubble Space Telescope....