| Aug 21, 2011
| 8:42 PM
Guatemala emitió un decreto que podría acelerar el proceso de adopciones iniciadas por docenas de parejas de Estados Unidos, las cuales habían habían quedado suspendidas desde que el país centroamericano prohibió el procedimiento en 2007, a raíz de...
| Oct 1, 2011
| 10:25 PM
Last month the Heritage Museum of Orange County inaugurated its speakers' series with a presentation by Martin Dietrich, the founder of Dietrich's Coffee. The theme of the series is how various businesses here in Orange County were created, and how they...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 1:00 PM
There were 23 immigrants picked up in Connecticut during a late September federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) nationwide arrest spree that netted 2,901 alleged criminals authorities say entered this country illegally.
The arrest head...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 5:10 PM
A national program to bring clean water to the developing world has finally reached California — and La Cañada Flintridge is its first outpost in the state. The Wash Away Thirst campaign, started by Georgia-based carwash owner Jim Dudley, has now...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 6:54 AM
A man shattered the glass doors the Seattle Police Department's North Precinct on the 10000 block of College Way North about 10:40 p.m. Thursday.
A witness waiting outside the precinct saw the man as he arrived on the scene carrying a large rock,...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 2:44 PM
UC Irvine — The year was 1968. The Age of Aquarius was in full swing. The Tet offensive was pushing forward. And, Joan Didion's "Slouching Toward Bethlehem" was published.
It was amid this period of cultural and political upheaval that UCI ,...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 11:26 AM
Interpol has issued an international wanted notice for conservationist and “Whale Wars” TV star Paul Watson, days after he skipped bail in Germany as Costa Rica tried to have him extradited.
Watson was arrested at Germany’s Frankfurt...
| Apr 24, 2012
Lonely Planet travel expert discusses great travel ideas for single folks in their 30s, 40s, 50s. According to new singles stats, Washington DC has the largest population of unmarried folks in the country and residents there get married 7 years after...
| Aug 2, 2009
Police patrols in Copenhagen's Norrebro district will be tripled to about 20 officers Sept. 1. The neighborhood is home to many minority groups and has been plagued by violent crime in the last year, including gang turf wars. Pairs of officers...
| Jun 6, 2008
Leftist ideology may be gaining ground in Latin America. But it will never set foot on the manicured lawns of Francisco Marroquin University.
For nearly 40 years, this private college has been a citadel of laissez-faire economics. Here,...
| Apr 3, 2010
In a java-loving world dominated by Starbucks and flavored with local roasters ranging from Metropolis and Casteel to Stewarts and PapaNicholas, Zell has carved a niche for Intelligentsia based on his coffee — and coffee-drinking —...
| May 24, 2009
Ralph D. Winter, a Christian missionary who was named one of America's 25 most influential evangelicals by Time magazine in 2005, died Wednesday at his home in Pasadena after battling multiple myeloma and lymphoma. He was 84.
Winter stepped onto the...