| Jun 18, 2011
| 4:42 PM
The Catholic Charities Immigration and Refugees Services in Dauphin County is celebrating World Refugee Day Saturday.
After helping to resettle over 600 refugees since 2006, the agency is gathering refugees from Bhutan, Nepal, Iran, Cuba, Vietnam and...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 7:40 AM
Dreamweapon: The Art and Life of Angus MacLise (1938-1979)
If, as Brian Eno once suggested, everyone who bought a Velvet Underground album started a rock band, it stands to reason that the musicians who shaped that revolutionary sound...
| Sep 27, 2011
CNN, the worldwide leader in news, today announced the Top 10 CNN Heroes for 2011, recognizing everyday people who are changing the world. The network also announced that online voting for the "CNN Hero of the Year" opened Thursday, September 22, 2011, at...
| Sep 25, 2011
| 1:57 PM
Two Americans were among the 19 tourists killed in Nepal overnight .The turboprop plane crashed just south of Katmandu.
You can see the devastation as rescue rushed to village where the small Buddha air plane crashed in the fog. Visibility is typically...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 9:25 AM
Last weekend's earthquake in Nepal brought some glancing international attention to the remote Himalayan nation — especially when a wall at the British embassy in Kathmandu collapsed and killed three Nepalese citizens, setting off protests. But...
| Sep 19, 2011
| 8:12 AM
| Aug 11, 2011
| 3:38 PM
Visit Nepal. Follow a 1930s Old West bank robber. Or enjoy animation.
You can do all that and more at Laguna Beach Film Society's "August Summer Shorts" at 7 p.m. Aug. 18 at South Coast Cinema in Laguna Beach.
All the films were made by current or...
| Jun 21, 2009
Rey Torres dreamed of a better life for his wife and five children when he left a neighborhood of wooden shacks and burning trash piles to drive a bus on a U.S. military base near Baghdad.
He hoped to send his children to college and build a new home...
| May 10, 2009
ChinaAuthorities changed visa regulations for U.S. citizens May 3 in response to the swine flu outbreak. All visa applications now will require six business days to process, possibly because the U.S. has the second-highest rate of swine flu. Express or...
| Feb 8, 2009
For tourist information on selected foreign destinations, contact the government offices below. For information about a country not listed, call the United Nations at (212) 963-1234, dial 0 and ask for the number of the country's U.N. mission or...
| Feb 8, 2009
People always ask me how I decide where to go.
I read, I see movies, I stare at maps, I dream.
And in doing so, I arrived at these 10 places that are tops on my list for 2009. Some are old favorites that are newly affordable. Others have a special...
| Aug 25, 2008
| 7:32 AM
Margaret Cho knows a thing or two about traveling. After beginning her standup career at 16, she toured the United States nonstop, bringing her unique brand of comedy to venues across the country.
At 26, she broke barriers with her short-lived ABC sitcom...