| Apr 7, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Worldly shoppers -- and those who long to be -- take note. Member-based travel company Indagare is hosting a bazaar of global goods in L.A. Tuesday and Wednesday featuring rare, hand-crafted items from countries including the Philippines, India and Kenya....
| Aug 14, 2010
Everyone in Hollywood has a story, right? Countless aspiring actors, filmmakers and crewmembers have flocked to Los Angeles over the years looking for fame, fortune and glory via the silver screen. Each one brings with them a history, a memoir waiting...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 11:32 AM
Edward Royal Danks
(August 7, 1931 – August 29, 2011)
Rev. Edward Royal Danks, 80, former pastor of the First Presbyterian Church in Burbank, was called home to his Lord on August 29, 2011 in Concord, North Carolina. He ministered in...
| Sep 25, 2011
| 10:00 PM
NAIROBI - Kenyan Nobel Peace Prize winner and environmentalist Wangari Maathai has died in hospital where she was undergoing treatment for cancer, her organization the Green Belt Movement said on Monday.
Maathai, who won the 2004 Nobel Prize, was the...
| Sep 27, 2011
In the past, rappers were influencing people to wear clothes baggy. Now, some say, it's moving a whole other direction. Don't be surprised if you see more and more young men shopping for clothes in the women's department.
Hip hop culture is often...
| Apr 27, 2011
SOUTHEAST GLENDALE — Filled with plenty of adrenaline, Kenya Gaskin made quite a first impression.
The Glendale High freshman track and field athlete jumped into the mix and came away with a pair of individual victories to help Glendale maintain...
| May 25, 2011
| 9:00 PM
A 2nd Grader from Cedar Springs can now call himself a world traveler.
8 year-old Ethan Riley spent 19 days in Africa during his Spring Break, delivering toy cars that he collected to children there.
The idea sparked for Ethan...
| Jun 1, 2011
| 4:17 PM
The highly anticipated third annual A Harvest of Hope garden event in Newport Beach returns Friday through Sunday in support of providing sustainability and well-being to local and global communities.
Shop from one-of-a-kind home and garden items, attend...
| Jun 11, 2011
| 10:12 AM
MOGADISHU, Somalia (CNN) -- A top al Qaeda operative in East Africa, Fazul Abdullah Mohammed, was killed at a Somali checkpoint in Mogadishu, a senior official in neighboring Kenya said Saturday.
Mohammed, a citizen of both Kenya and Comoros, was long...
| Jun 11, 2011
| 11:20 AM
(Reuters) - Somali police said on Saturday that Fazul Abdullah Mohammed, one of Africa's most wanted al Qaeda operatives, was killed in the capital of the Horn of Africa country on Tuesday.
Mohammed was reputed to be the head of al Qaeda in east Africa,...
| Jan 26, 2011
| 1:55 PM
After my separation in 2004 and subsequent divorce, I was sure I would never want to get married again, I could have joined a convent voluntarily because I wanted nothing to do with men anymore. I embarked on my career as a helicopter pilot with all my...
| 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-...