| Dec 10, 2012
| 3:39 PM
A Costa Mesa-based nonprofit that supports women in Uganda and Peru recently won $500,000 from the American Giving Awards.
Krochet Kids International co-founders Kohl Crecelius and Stewart Ramsey accepted the cash prize and Community Builders award...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 2:36 PM
We all know that the holidays are commercialized. For those looking for an alternative to the mass pandemonium of the malls, gift shops at Chicago museums offer presents with local interest as well as artistic and educational panache. And in many cases,...
| 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...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 12:52 PM
Peru High School was placed on lockdown before releasing students two hours early due to a threat Thursday afternoon.
Students were released from school at 1:30 p.m. due to a non-specific verbal threat made by a student.
Police and school...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 4:39 AM
Lima, Peru -- Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Monday tried to douse a political firestorm over the deadly assault on a U.S. diplomatic mission in Libya, saying she's responsible for the security of American diplomatic outposts.
| 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...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 12:06 PM
State police confiscated thousands of dollars and four guns after stopping a speeding car near Peru.
A state trooper stopped a 2000 Chevrolet Prizm on U.S. 31 near Miami County Road 200 North for going 73 mph in a 60 mph zone. After speaking with the...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 4:55 PM
LIMA, Peru (KTLA) -- The Dutchman charged with killing a 21-year-old Peruvian woman and suspected in the disappearance of U.S. teenager Natalee Holloway is reportedly about to become a father.
Joran van der Sloot, is rumored to have gotten his latest...
| Jan 14, 2012
| 4:41 PM
Fairfax, Va. -- A man suspected in more than a dozen incidents at retail stores in Fairfax, Virginia has been captured in Peru, authorities said.
Johnny D. Guillen, known as the "Corta Nalgas" -- or "butt cutter" -- was captured Friday in Lima, according...
| May 8, 2012
| 6:14 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Here's a tip for the thirsty traveller: Both Chile and Peru make tasty variations on the grape brandy known as pisco. Try both if you can.
But wherever you are, pretend that your host country's pisco is the only one for you.
| May 21, 2012
| 10:45 AM
It's easier than you think, and you should be able to do it for about $3,000, including a flight from the U.S. and staying at a good ecolodge. You need to be moderately physically fit and be able to climb stairs and walk well on uneven surfaces and...
| Apr 1, 2012
As the wife of an ambitious politician, Pat Nixon had her hands full. Besides keeping up with Richard Nixon's various political incarnations, she had a household to run and two daughters to raise.
But as a new exhibit on the centennial of her birth at...