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  • RA Sushi 5th Annual Nicky's Week

    RA Sushi Bar Restaurant will host its fifth annual "Nicky's Week" fundraiser May 24-30 to benefit the internationally-renowned St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. All 22 RA Sushi locations, including the five in Southern California, will donate 100...
  • Naked pilot, flight attendant arrested in woods

    Naked pilot, flight attendant arrested in woods
    An airline pilot was found hiding behind a shed wearing only flip-flops and a wristwatch as a nighttime romp in the woods with a flight attendant ended with both under arrest, police said. Jeffrey Paul Bradford, 24, and Adrianna Grace Connor, 24, both...
  • What 1968 Taught Us

    With Friday's 40th anniversary of the assassination of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., we begin a series that looks at events in 1968 that caused a profound cultural shift in America. Whether it was the assassinations of MLK and Sen. Robert F. Kennedy...
  • Ronnie Hawkins: Rock legend on both sides of border

    Ronnie Hawkins: Rock legend on both sides of border
    If you are a fan of Bob Dylan and the Band, you might have heard the name Ronnie Hawkins quite a bit over the years, though you probably haven't heard much of his actual music -- the Canadian-based rocker has had little sales chart presence in this...
  • Small cities should prepare for fewer flights

    PRESCOTT, Ariz. -- The rejection from Air Midwest came swiftly on a one-page fax. The carrier couldn't afford to fly to the mountain community of Prescott anymore, officials said. The city would simply have to find a new tenant for its tiny airport....
  • In tense times, James Brown stays cool

    In tense times, James Brown stays cool
    On April 5, 1968, James Brown stood as a voice of reason and restraint in a city on the edge of rampage. The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. had been assassinated the day before in Memphis, Tenn., and the sense of outrage and hurt in African American...
  • Morgan Freeman Injured in Serious Car Accident

    Morgan Freeman, who developed Batman's car in "The Dark Knight," has been in an accident involving his own vehicle. The Oscar winner has been taken to the hospital after a car wreck in Mississippi Sunday night (Aug. 3), reports TMZ.com. According to...
  • Faithful await Apple's vision

    Faithful await Apple's vision
    Apple Inc. had an incredible 2007. It launched the iPhone, saw a huge uptick in Macintosh computers sales and enjoyed the near doubling of its stock price. As people flock to the annual Macworld Conference & Expo here this week, one thing is less clear:...
  • Meet Your 'Big Brother 9' Cast

    For the first-ever winter edition of "Big Brother," CBS has assembled the show's biggest cast ever -- and they're all looking to hook up. In fact, they'll have no choice but to do so. All 16 players are single, but the wrinkle in the game this season...
  • Slow economy isn't stopping retail growth

    Slow economy isn't stopping retail growth
    Despite a weakening economy and talk of a recession, retailers are building more stores in the Lehigh Valley. Construction of several shopping malls is under way but most of the stores aren't scheduled to open until spring 2009. Target will be an anchor...
  • Selma, Alabama remembers a pivotal civil-rights moment

    Selma, Ala. The Rev. Frederick D. Reese was in a packed church, reading Scripture to the bruised and battered congregants, when the phone rang in the pastor's study. It was the evening of March 7, 1965 -- "Bloody Sunday" in Selma. Most of the 600...
  • Obama target of skinhead death plot

     
    by Frank James (see end of post for 8:15 pm ET update) We don't know more than what the Associated Press and others are reporting about an alleged neo-Nazi skinhead plot fo kill Sen. Barack Obama and scores of everyday......