| May 21, 2012
| 5:45 PM
Third District County Councilman Todd Huff said this week he has pulled a County Council bill that would have required establishments that have a bring-your-own-bottle policy for customers to purchase a license from the county.
But he said he's still...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 11:51 PM
* Nepali Maoists hint at compromise to break deadlock
* Statement refers to need for political consensus
* Himalayan nation still waiting for constitution
By Gopal Sharma
KATHMANDU, Nov 26 (Reuters) - Nepal's Maoist former rebels,
trailing in last...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 10:52 AM
Laguna Beach resident Christine Casey didn't know a 2004 hiking trip to Nepal would change her life forever.
Casey, now 70, was a successful banking executive without much experience in international charity, but the children tugged at her heartstrings....
| Jan 18, 2013
| 2:07 AM
KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Nepal's capital, Kathmandu, is an ancient town dotted with Hindu and Buddhist temples, a riot of color and dust with clogged streets where stray cows and dogs vie for rotting leftovers beside swanky malls.
The city is ringed by...
| Nov 3, 2012
| 3:36 PM
A ferocious leopard may have killed 15 people in Nepal in a 15-month span, its latest victim a 4-year-old boy that the creature dragged away into the jungle to eat.
The head of boy was found in the forest a kilometer from his home Saturday morning,...
| Feb 18, 2012
| 8:43 AM
KATHMANDU, Nepal (CNN) -- A 40-year-old mother of two was burned alive in central Nepal after she was accused of being a witch, police said Saturday.
Dhegani Mahato was attacked and set on fire by family members and others after a shaman allegedly...
| Nov 27, 2011
| 8:16 AM
Two hours was all Bob Seger, the silver-haired Harley set’s messiah of Motor City blooz-rock stomp, needed to cram together 17 songs and a duo of two-song encores (let’s get that part over with: “Against the Wind”/“...
| Feb 10, 2009
Dichen Lachan is one of the more exotic actives, or dolls, that hang around the illegal government installation on Joss Whedon's "Dollhouse." We got to speak with the Australian-Tibetan actress about where she's from and who the mysterious Sierra...
| 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...