| Feb 20, 2010
In the frozen woods of the Swedish hinterlands, a lone wolf gnaws on the frozen corpse of an elderly man. The nearby village is covered in snow and deathly quiet. Inside the small homes lie the slaughtered bodies of 18 more victims, all but one of the...
| Dec 19, 2009
It's a story that's so inspiring that it caught the attention of Oprah Winfrey and the New York Times. Dr. Tererai Trent proved that nothing is impossible if you just believe.
Tererai was born in small village in Zimbabwe. It was a poor village, so the...
| Apr 10, 2010
Survivor of kidnapping
Timothy White, 35, the youngest victim and last survivor of a notorious California kidnapping saga whose rescue offered hope to parents of missing children, died April 1 of an apparent pulmonary embolism, said his...
| Sep 9, 2010
| 8:59 PM
Educator, author and environmentalist Edward Fry died in his Laguna Beach home Sept. 2, surrounded by his family. He was 85.
"He lost his battle with leukemia, but we all know how he loved life," his wife, Cathy, wrote friends. "He especially loved...
| Oct 21, 2010
| 2:47 AM
Sign up to win the Fox Rocks Lunchbox! K-Mack announces a new winner every Monday and Thursday at 10am drawn from all entries. We visit the winner at work and deliver the coveted FOX ROCKS LUNCH BOX, filled with great prizes every Tuesday and Friday...
| Apr 1, 2011
| 9:06 AM
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- The CEO of GoDaddy.com is under fire for an online video that shows him shooting and killing an elephant in Zimbabwe.
Bob Parsons, founder of the Scottsdale, Arizona-based web-hosting service, posted the graphic video on his...
| Apr 8, 2011
Mike Campbell, the white Zimbabwean farmer who won a landmark case in southern Africa's highest court challenging the seizure of his farm by President Robert Mugabe's government, died Wednesday. He was 78.
Campbell, whose family said he died of...
| Sep 21, 2011
"When Parents Text" is a book requiring little in the way of explanation. Parents text. Kids submit the texts to a website. Eyes roll.
"Mom: Are you on your way to Zimbabwe?
Mom: I finally got it right."...
| Jun 15, 2008
A few weeks ago, I went into a Barnes & Noble and noticed a prominent new display -- the "BRIC" table, piled high with books detailing the irresistible rise of Brazil, Russia, India and China. Nearby, another shelf sagged under the weight of more than...
| Nov 19, 2008
The "green bomber" dropped into Club M5 the other day to get a bottle of Lion beer to go, but he wasn't fast enough. Right away he was surrounded by five members of the opposition, people he used to beat up, in a township bar where he used to be king....
| Dec 9, 2008
Conditions on bailouts
Re “Desperate auto chiefs plead anew,” Dec. 5
I applaud the efforts of the Big Three American automakers to present plans for regaining financial health as a condition for collecting their bailout money.
| Dec 13, 2008
In one of his most strongly worded statements directed at the government of Zimbabwe to date, President Bush recently joined a chorus of international leaders and statesmen in calling for its monstrous president, Robert Mugabe, to step down. As he has...