| Aug 24, 2011
| 4:34 PM
It’s been a long time since anyone asked about Patrick R. Curran, a U.S. Marine Corps bombardier navigator who was reported missing in action over …...
| Mar 22, 2011
| 6:32 AM
A Petoskey businessman will speak about his family’s escape from Laos during this week’s North Central Michigan College’s luncheon lecture series.
The lecture will take place at noon on Friday, March 25 in the library of the...
| 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...
| Nov 28, 2010
If you spent Black Friday fighting hordes at the mall, or if you haven't started holiday shopping yet because you're dreading it, consider: When was the last time someone told you that all you had to do was shop to make the world a better place?
| Jan 7, 2011
Gen. Vang Pao, the controversial but revered Hmong leader who was a key ally to the United States during the Vietnam War, died Thursday in Clovis, Calif. He was 81.
Vang Pao was admitted to a hospital for pneumonia Dec. 26 shortly after his traditional...
| Jan 6, 2011
| 6:40 PM
A leader in the Hmong community has died Thursday.
General Vang Pao passed away after being admitted to Clovis Community Medical Center on December 26th. He was 81 years old.
A friend told the Fresno Bee General Vang was suffering from pneumonia and...
| Jan 7, 2011
Gen. Vang Pao is considered the father of the Hmong people.
On Friday night, hundreds of his children remembered him with reverence, like John Moore, who served under the general in Laos back in 1961.
"He leads us and flee the Hmong people from laos...
| 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-...
| Oct 28, 2010
Thatched baskets of sticky rice arrive alongside tart pork sausages still sputtering from the pan. Papaya salad follows, the strands of green, unripened fruit stained a murky brown from fermented blue crab paste. At Tom Yum Koong in Westminster, among the...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 1:05 PM
It's the fourth zip line that spills the surprise. Confident now, I leap off the platform to feel the cable bounce heavily, then snap taut under my weight. Gravity takes over, shooting me through a tunnel of blurring foliage until the whirr of the pulley-...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 5:45 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — They are the hidden family portraits of Earth's most remote jungles finally revealed: A touching snapshot of an endangered female mountain gorilla carrying an infant on her back. A giant anteater sticking its enormous snout...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 7:13 AM
Whether it's balanced on the rim of a volcano or made of crystallized salt, the right hotel can provide you with a good year's worth of bragging material. These are the kinds of places you have to go at least once, if only to say you have.