| Jul 11, 2013
| 4:12 PM
SANTIAGO, Chile — Simply eating in Santiago is enough to make me want to return to the Chilean capital: I want to feel the seismic jolt from a cocktail called the Earthquake, succumb to deathly rich cookies and knots of sweet fried dough called...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 3:53 PM
Soccer star Lionel Messi wasn't the only one left disappointed when a dispute with promoters led to the cancellation of his charity exhibition scheduled for Wednesday night at the Coliseum.
Among the approximately 20,000 ticket holders left high and dry...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 7:12 AM
JetBlue Airways on Thursday launched its inaugural flight from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport to San Jose’s Juan Santamaria International Airport in Costa Rica.
The nonstop flight departed Fort Lauderdale at 9:45 a.m. and will...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 7:37 AM
JetBlue Airways on Thursday announced new daily nonstop service between Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport and Jorge Chavez International Airport in Lima, Peru beginning Nov. 21.
The route is pending receipt of government operating...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 11:48 AM
The American Society of Magazine Editors on Monday announced the finalists for its 2013 awards. The National Magazine Awards -- known as the Ellies for the Alexander Calder "Elephant" that winners receive -- will be presented at a luncheon in New York...
| Apr 7, 2013
| 3:42 AM
Writer-director Alonso Mayo has had his filmmaker's dream come to fruition: the premiere of his first full-length feature film.
"It's exciting," Mayo said during a phone interview from a vacation in Lawrence, Kan.
Mayo's film, "The Story of Luke,"...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 7:43 AM
Verna Handley, longtime Lead resident, passed away Thursday, April 4th 2013 at Sturgis Regional Senior Care at the age of 89. She was born December 2, 1923 at Cedar Rapids, Nebraska, the second of five siblings. She grew up on a farm along the...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 5:29 AM
EAST JORDAN -- The East Jordan Harmony Hunters presented $1,000 to the East Jordan Public Schools Board of Education Monday, March 18, for a humanitarian trip high school seniors will make at the end of June.
The students will travel to Lima, Cizco and...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 1:05 AM
Hau Mitakuepi (Greetings My Relatives), this time of year always stimulates much conversation about planting crops, whether on a commercial scale or personal gardens. A generation or so ago everyone planted and tended gardens. Today, not so much. However,...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 10:13 AM
Name: Jorge Montes
Title: Executive chef/owner
Location: Roho Kitchen, 8338 W. State Road 84, Davie; 954-200-2895; RohoKitchen.com
Time at this location: Four years
Style of food prepared: International
Background: Montes recently...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 2:32 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Eighteen members of a gambling ring that allegedly used the Internet and toll-free numbers to take sports bets and then violence to collect from losers were indicted Wednesday in San Diego.
The 18 suspects, most from San Diego and Los...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 1:05 AM
LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) - The growing global demand for quinoa by health food enthusiasts isn't just raising prices for the Andean ''super grain'' and living standards among Bolivian farmers. Quinoa fever is running up against physical limits.