| Feb 27, 2011
For tourist information about foreign destinations, contact the government offices below. Several no longer list phone numbers, so information is through their website only. For information about a country not listed, call the United Nations at (212) 963-...
| Mar 10, 2011
Keep the fat lady waiting in the wings. It's not over yet. Fine dining, I mean, and the new Royce at the Langham Huntington is proof.
The Pasadena hotel could have chosen to turn the Dining Room where Craig Strong (and briefly, Michael Voltaggio) once...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 5:43 PM
Some 30 years ago, I was walking the dry, hot, dusty streets of Berbera, Somalia. I was a young U.S. Navy sailor and our ship had pulled in to meet a destroyer tender for some essential repairs. We had been given a few precious hours of liberty, a gift...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 6:01 AM
Prosecutors will drop sexual assault charges against ex-IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn at his next court appearance in two weeks, or earlier, because of doubts about the credibility of the alleged victim, the New York Post said Tuesday.
| Jul 12, 2011
| 7:40 AM
New York prosecutors and defense lawyers agreed on Monday to postpone the next court date in the sexual assault case against former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn to give both sides more time to investigate.
The delay to August 1 from July 18 was...
| May 13, 2011
| 2:18 PM
Name: Monterey Jack
Color: brown and white,
Monterey Jack is a woolly little sweetheart of a guinea pig looking for a happy home that he can be loved in. He is a 1-year-old male, whose coat is brown and white, and has little black eyes....
| Oct 14, 2011
| 1:14 PM
Age: 11 months old
Color: Brown and white
Breed: Guinea pig
Apollo is a handsome boy who loves attention. Every time you walk into the room he calls out for his special treats that he loves to nibble on.
He is very...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 1:09 PM
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| Sep 1, 2011
| 1:26 PM
BALDWIN PARK, Calif. -- Dozens of guinea pigs are looking for good homes after 150 of the fuzzy creatures were dropped off at the Baldwin Park Animal Shelter.
Some of the guinea pigs are pregnant, others are sick.
Once the animals are healthy, the job...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 3:34 PM
| Nov 10, 2011
| 1:37 PM
Ralph Hoover spent the same amount of time in combat as it takes most people to earn a college degree.
In his 23 years of military service, he spent four years on the battlefields of Korea and the South Pacific, Hoover said.
"I've been fired at and...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 1:20 PM
Was Moammar Gadhafi the last of the "buffoon dictators," asked BBC News in October. His legend was earned not merely with his now-famous, dirty-old-man scrapbook of Condoleezza Rice photos. Wrote a BBC reporter, "One day [Gadhafi] was a Motown [backup]...