| Jun 23, 2012
| 8:22 PM
Ally Antis is like any other 14-year-old.
The Mission Viejo resident enjoys swimming, playing piano, hanging out with her friends and spending time with her family. However, Ally also shines among others her age through her involvement with helping those...
| Jun 30, 2012
| 6:33 PM
SOUTH BEND -- Menna, 20, paid no attention to politics until the Egyptian revolution started on Jan. 25, 2011.
"We never imagined the president would be overthrown," said the young medical student, who lives in Sohag, a city about 240 miles from Cairo,...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 4:15 PM
Round Table Pizza announced plans Thursday to open 10 restaurants in Mongolia.
Two manager trainees landed in California Wednesday, and will spend the next eight weeks in Manteca, learning the tricks of the Round Table trade.
The company says the soon-...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Orlando Magic center Dwight Howard is in Mongolia for an adidas promotional tour....
| Aug 4, 2011
| 4:22 PM
A pair of Lincoln Parkers are foregoing Western amenities for one week to demonstrate just how drastic the lifestyle change for Peace Corps volunteers can be....
| Feb 14, 2010
Question: As a 49-year-old single man, I often travel alone, mostly domestically. I would love to travel abroad, but I am hesitant because of growing concerns about hospital care in case of a medical emergency. I feel perfectly healthy now, but you...
| May 6, 2010
A clear line will be drawn in the sand -- or the sandbox, if you will -- when it comes to the way people respond to "Babies."
If you've never had one or you're not into them -- if the sound of cooing sends chills down your spine and the idea of...
| Dec 12, 2010
The Gray Earth
Galsan Tschinag, translated from the German by Katharina Rout
Milkweed: 303 pp., $24
Galsan Tschinag was born in the 1940s in Mongolia and educated in Germany. After university, he returned to Mongolia to lead what was left of his...
| Oct 21, 2010
| 2:47 AM
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| Feb 27, 2011
For tourist information about foreign destinations, contact the government offices below. Several no longer list phone numbers, so information is through their website only. For information about a country not listed, call the United Nations at (212) 963-...
| Jan 5, 2011
New Jersey-based Hertz Global Holdings Inc. has acquired Burbank's 24/7 Studio Equipment, which rents generators, light towers, booms and other equipment for film and television production. 24/7, founded in 2005, was owned by private equity firm...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 11:44 AM
Dwight Howard can add another exotic locale to the list of places he’s visited.
The Orlando Magic center is in Mongolia for his adidas promotional tour of the Far East.
“In mongolia,” Howard tweeted nine hours ago. “Wow what a...