| Aug 6, 2012
| 4:32 PM
According to a chart in today's Tribune, the 7th place finisher in the Olympic 100-meter race (last except for Asafa Powell, who pulled up lame) would have had the gold-medal time in 1984 and every Olympics prior to that except......
| Apr 10, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Slice into the leathery green skin of this large tropical fruit, and you find that cherimoyas have wonderfully fragrant, almost custard-like flesh. The fruit, known as a "custard apple" in Britain, can be eaten raw or cooked -- simply scoop out the flesh,...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 4:56 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Mervyn M. Dymally, the Trinidad-born former teacher whose ground-breaking if sometimes-controversial political career spanned more than four decades and included a stint as California's only black lieutenant governor, has died. He was 86....
| Oct 7, 2012
| 10:12 PM
Mervyn M. Dymally, the Trinidad-born former teacher whose ground-breaking if sometimes-controversial political career spanned more than four decades and included a stint as California's only black lieutenant governor, has died. He was 86.
| Oct 19, 2012
| 4:42 PM
A Broward husband and wife who operated a $4 million fraud that callously exploited the dreams of more than 1,400 illegal immigrants were sentenced to lengthy prison terms on Friday.
Alberto Alers, 60, and Ana Zoila Caceres, 61, were the ringleaders of a...
| May 3, 2012
La ciudad de Hollywood quiere ofrecer más conciertos gratis y de mejor calidad a sus residentes y visitantes, y con este motivo ha firmado un acuerdo con el productor de música del sur de Florida, Rhythm Foundation.
Con el fin de aprovechar el anfiteatro...
| May 9, 2012
| 4:05 PM
When 11-year-old Wilnery Polanco-Uben was found hanging behind her bedroom door Monday night, in the Soundview section of the Bronx, her anguished mother ran screaming to the front door of their building on Croes Avenue. "She cried, 'Oh God! Oh God! My...
| May 14, 2012
| 6:39 AM
SANTIAGO, Cuba — Norma Arias Puente has been learning the hospitality business for more than a decade from a perch overlooking this city's Parque Cespedes and the Cathedral of Nuestra Senora de la Asuncion with its statue of a trumpeting archangel....
| May 27, 2012
| 5:34 AM
The funeral for Merle Pfitzer will be 2 p.m.
Tuesday, May 29, 2012, at the First Presbyterian Church of Britton. The Rev. Terry Sletto will officiate with burial in the Britton Cemetery.
Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Monday at the Price Funeral...
| Jun 8, 2012
Amid the seasonal abundance of apricots, cherries, peaches and Boysenberries, it is hard to imagine that a citrus juice would become an object of craving, but few shoppers have any idea just how sweet and flavorful late-harvest Kinnow mandarins can be....
| Jun 25, 2012
| 6:10 AM
CURAÇAO - There is absolutely nothing wrong with Cozumel or the Bahamas.
But once you've seen them, it's time to branch out.
Cruise lines are experimenting with all kinds of interesting Caribbean itineraries that expose travelers to a broader swath of...
| Jul 1, 2012
Del Norte Street Fishing Pier
Overview: One to skip. On the rough-and-tumble south end of Eureka, this short asphalt span sticks out into an inlet among warehouses and swampy wetlands. There is a fair amount of bird life in the...