| Sep 10, 2013
| 8:31 PM
President Obama addressed the nation Tuesday evening about the escalating crisis in Syria and whether the U.S. will take military action to punish President Bashar Assad for allegedly using chemical weapons on his own people.
| Jul 20, 2013
This is the ideal backyard beer for summer (made on Maui, where they know all about sunny weather). It's a Munich helles-type lager, made with Pilsner and Munich malts and German Hersbrucker and some American German-style hops. The result is light and...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 9:46 AM
JERUSALEM — Israel braced for rockets and got a diplomatic bombshell instead.
The Obama administration’s surprise decision to delay a U.S. strike against Syria to allow for congressional debate left anxious Israelis relieved Sunday that...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 2:30 PM
The MPAA rejected Wednesday the findings of a European study showing that the shutdown of piracy site Megaupload hurt revenues for pictures other than blockbusters.
An MPAA spokesperson dismissed the authors' conclusions: "Unfortunately, the findings...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 4:23 PM
The DeSales men's basketball team finished up its trip in Germany by splitting its final two games before sight-seeing in and around Munich. The coaching staff of, from left, Scott Coval Harry Morra, Gary Jurosky and Jeff Silk enjoyed the......
| Jul 25, 2013
| 10:02 AM
When California native Kent Nagano resigned as the first music director of the newest major American opera company, Los Angeles Opera, in 2006 to become general music director of Bavarian State Opera, he entered into an Old World operatic hornet's nest....
| Aug 7, 2013
| 4:23 PM
The DeSales men's basketball team is taking an international trip for the fifth time in the last 15 years later this month. Coach Scott Coval and the Bulldogs are headed to Munich, Germany, and Prague, Czech Republic. The 8-day tour......
| Aug 2, 2013
| 11:24 PM
After all the surgeries and disappointments, Nate Adams finally made his way back to the top of the podium with a gold-medal performance in Moto X speed and style, which combines racing and freestyle tricks for a final score.
The Glendale, Ariz., native...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 2:12 PM
Like many performers at a crossroads, Antje Traue gave herself an ultimatum. If she wasn’t able to support herself through […]...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 6:07 PM
Ewald-Heinrich von Kleist, the last known surviving member of the German resistance group that tried unsuccessfully to assassinate Adolf Hitler during World War II, has died. He was 90.
He died Friday at his home in Munich, his wife, Gundula von Kleist,...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 1:05 AM
Some old chairs have very strange added parts that can confuse today's collectors. A Windsor chair from the 18th century might be made with an added piece at the end of the arm because it is a "writing arm" Windsor. There can be a drawer beneath the...
| Feb 12, 2013
Pat Shopher's car rental experience in Germany ends in confusion when her reservation is canceled and then reinstated at a higher rate. Now she has two bills for the same rental. What should she do?
I'm stuck with two car rental bills
Q: My husband...