| Sep 13, 2010
| 6:26 PM
During the dog days of summer, a few dried fronds fell off the palm tree in Andrissa Dominguez' front yard.
To some, they might have looked like fodder for a compost heap. To Dominguez, they looked like campaign signs.
The City Council candidate,...
| Oct 21, 2010
| 2:47 AM
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| Oct 30, 2010
Jonathan Motzfeldt, 72, a former premier of Greenland who spearheaded a drive for more self-rule and opposed U.S. bases on the semiautonomous Danish territory, died of a brain hemorrhage Thursday at...
| Feb 28, 2011
| 7:47 PM
Editor's note: This corrects an earlier version.
Services for the late Geril Muller, a prominent Orange County restaurateur who was behind the posh Chez Cary, Ambrosia and the Viking Lounge establishments in the 1960s, '70s and '80s, will take place...
| Feb 24, 2011
In 2008, the committee that oversees the Oscars' foreign-language film category came under withering criticism for avoiding risky movies. Romania's "4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days," a frank account of a young girl's illegal abortion, wasn't nominated, nor...
| Feb 22, 2011
| 2:43 PM
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A North Dakota delegation is making a trip to Denmark next month to learn more about that country’s efforts to develop a cellulosic ethanol industry.
Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring says state government...
| Feb 27, 2011
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| Jan 16, 2011
"The Social Network" has a lot of friends in Hollywood.
The drama about the creation of Facebook continued its winning ways Sunday, taking home four trophies at the 68th Golden Globes, including dramatic feature, director for David Fincher, screenplay...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 5:15 PM
Eric Perrine is back near the beach. He's returning to a place he calls home.
Perrine, a 1999 Newport Harbor High graduate, has been named an assistant coach of the UC Irvine women's volleyball team, head coach Paula Weishoff announced Thursday.
| Mar 14, 2011
| 11:54 PM
Yulee High running back Derrick Henry is used to dominating opponents on the football field.
The 5,263 rushing yards and 65 touchdowns he has accumulated during his freshman and sophomore seasons are proof of that.
But now the junior-to-be is...
| Oct 3, 2011
| 7:17 AM
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Denmark has imposed a "fat tax" on foods such as butter and oil as a way to curb unhealthy eating habits.
The Nordic country introduced the tax Saturday, of 16 kroner ($2.90) per kilogram (2.2 pounds) of saturated fat...
| Oct 3, 2011
| 8:49 PM
I've reached that stage in life where almost everyone I meet looks like somebody I used to know.
I'm getting old.
Hedy and I recently returned from a Baltic cruise. We saw lots of doppelgängers aboard our cruise ship. It became a game. Someone would...