| Jan 2, 2010
| 2:39 PM
COPENHAGEN An ax-wielding Somali man with suspected al-Qaida links was charged Saturday with two counts of attempted murder after breaking into the home of a Danish artist whose Prophet Muhammad cartoon outraged the Muslim world three years ago.
| Jan 11, 2010
| 11:34 AM
When two weeks of climate negotiations finally wound to an overtime finish in Copenhagen, the goal of a new binding treaty to combat global warming still looked elusively far away. And, even for climate activists, the question was: "Is that so bad?"...
| Jan 15, 2010
Jazz drummer Ed Thigpen, who often was described as "Mr. Taste" for his sensitive accompaniment of instrumentalists and singers such as Ella Fitzgerald, Oscar Peterson, Bud Powell and Billy Taylor, died Wednesday at Hvidovre Hospital in Copenhagen. He was...
| Apr 18, 2011
| 1:20 PM
Best in Chicago. Best in North America. Closing in on best in the world.
Grant Achatz is rapidly running out of titles to secure.
Alinea was named the No. 6 restaurant in the world by London-based Restaurant magazine in its annual ranking of the top...
| May 5, 2011
| 8:21 PM
The crime scene is thousands of miles away, but the details of the plot will soon unfold in a courtroom here when a Chicago businessman stands trial on charges he aided in the bloody terrorist attack in Mumbai, India.
Tahawwur Hussain Rana, who is...
| Jan 6, 2011
| 1:25 PM
Modern educators emphasize the concept of continuing education, which encourages all citizens to keep an active mind throughout life. This is a worthy goal as the inevitable decline takes its toll. This awareness has motivated extensive reading in several...
| Feb 7, 2011
Willi Dansgaard, a Danish paleoclimatologist who was the first to recognize that the Earth's climatic history was stored in the Greenland ice cap, died Jan. 8 in Copenhagen, according to the Niels Bohr Institute at the University of Copenhagen. He was 88....
| Sep 5, 2010
By 10 o'clock on a summer night in Copenhagen the more than 3,000 lights that cover the Nimb Hotel in the Tivoli Gardens are aglow, but the sky is still a turquoise blue as the sun just begins to set. I have a view of it from the restaurant Herman...
| Mar 10, 2011
| 5:25 PM
Laguna is easy to brag about. There are few places in the world that rival our village city.
Start with the climate, add terrain that includes canyons and hillside vistas, secluded coves with white sand beaches, a pedestrian-friendly downtown, quaint...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 3:25 PM
Canals define and divide Copenhagen, Denmark. Much of the spectacular Danish architecture, both historic and modern, lies within sight of canals, making a tour by kayak a trip through history. It doesn't hurt that some fantastic bars and restaurants...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 2:40 PM
5 p.m. Oct. 24, Linsley-Chittenden Hall, 63 High St., Room 102.
Ah, Copenhagen. No, it's not the place with all the marijuana cafes. (Close, though.) No, it's not in Sweden. You know, Copenhagen. Home to Legoland, the Carlsberg brewery,...
| Oct 28, 2011
| 1:05 AM
LOS ANGELES (AP) - They come in slippery, tongue-twisting names such as ''spandauer,'' ''hyldeblomst sorbet'' and ''gelehallon.'' And they are spreading across America.
They are the sweets of Scandinavia, treats once relegated mostly to the Midwest,...