| Mar 1, 2011
| 9:21 PM
Bulgaria. It's not a country that comes up often within the confines of a SoCal kid's usual conversation.
But for 78 musicians of the Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra, it's on the tip of their tongues as anticipation builds for a tour of that...
| Nov 16, 2010
| 6:22 PM
The characteristic that renders Silvana Ambar so impressive as a curator is her ability to attract internationally known artists who are either trained in the finest art academies in the world, or who have demonstrated such self-taught skill that they are...
| Dec 2, 2010
| 7:07 PM
SEAL BEACH — When your father plays violin, your brother plays violin, your cousins play violin and your aunt plays viola, clearly the sounds of strings run deep in the family.
So it was only natural that Maxim Eshkenazy take up the family trade...
| Mar 7, 2011
| 2:39 PM
Brian J. Smith seems fairly pragmatic about the end of “Stargate Universe,” the Syfy series in which he has starred for two seasons.
“It definitely hurts to have shows you like get cancelled—and it really sucks when it’s a...
| Sep 27, 2010
| 3:44 PM
They have to wear a suit and tie practically everyday and are only permitted to use the phone to call their parents, but even then only on Christmas and Mother's Day.
Interaction between sexes is limited, so dating is out and even flirting isn't...
| May 12, 2012
| 7:54 PM
ADEN (Reuters) - Two apparent U.S. drone attacks killed at least 10 suspected al Qaeda-linked militants in Yemen on Saturday, while Yemeni government forces killed 15 others in a new offensive against insurgents, local and military officials said.
| Nov 11, 2011
| 8:56 PM
There was symbolism in their T-shirts.
Not long after the orange-clad kids from Orange County's top-notch youth orchestra exited the plane in Bulgaria, their conductor was met by an entourage. Maxim Eshkenazy had arrived in his home country, this time...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 9:29 AM
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| Apr 10, 2012
| 7:27 PM
An organization better start moving if its staff expects to raise $75,000 by the end of the month. But that's what Interim CEO Elissa Glickman of the Glendale Arts and the Alex is determined to do. Without redevelopment funds, the future of the...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 4:35 AM
BURGAS, Bulgaria -- A bus bombing that killed five Israeli tourists, the bus driver and the suspected bomber in Bulgaria was probably carried out by a male suicide attacker who had a fake Michigan driver's license, Bulgaria's interior minister said...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 10:55 AM
(CNN) -- A deadly explosion on a bus carrying Israeli tourists in Bulgaria is "clearly a terrorist attack," Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak said Wednesday.
"We have several people killed and dozens of wounded people," Barak said.
He said the...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 6:10 AM
A suicide bomber struck half a world away in Bulgaria, but the effects are being felt here in the city as the NYPD increases security in Jewish neighborhoods.
The NYPD says as many as 100 critical response units, each with two officers, have been...