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  • In Pasadena, Wallace Neff's last remaining 'bubble house'

     
    Wallace Neff's last remaining bubble house in the United States can be found in Pasadena....
  • Urban Legends

     
    My column for Thursday will be about urban legends, a subject I've mostly consigned to the blog since I started blogging. I consider myself an aficionado, although my friends are more likely to describe me as a killjoy on the......
  • Women Catholic priests ordination Saturday in Ormond Beach

     
     On Saturday, April 14, 2012 at 2 p.m. Miriam Picconi and Wanda Russell of Palm Coast will be ordained priests in the Association of Roman Catholic Women Priests.  The presiding bishop will be Bridget Mary Meehan of Sarasota and Falls Church, Virginia....
  • Grandmother Convicted of Throwing 2-year old to Death From Mall Walkway

    Grandmother Convicted of Throwing 2-year old to Death From Mall Walkway
    McLEAN, Va. -- A woman was convicted Thursday of first-degree murder for tossing her 2-year-old granddaughter from a sixth-level pedestrian bridge at a shopping mall. Carmela dela Rosa, of Fairfax, claimed she did not know right from wrong when she threw...
  • Black Segregation in US Drops to All-Time Low

    Black Segregation in US Drops to All-Time Low
    America's neighborhoods took large strides toward racial integration in the last decade as blacks and whites chose to live near each other at the highest levels in a century. Still, segregation in many parts of the U.S. persisted, with Hispanics in...
  • Fmr. VP Dick Cheney Recovering After Heart Transplant

    Fmr. VP Dick Cheney Recovering After Heart Transplant
    WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Former President George W. Bush was happy that heart transplant surgery for his vice president, Dick Cheney, went well, according to a statement Sunday from Bush's spokesman. "President Bush was in touch with the family yesterday,"...
  • Person-centered care creates home-like environment for residents

    Person-centered care creates home-like environment for residents
    Christine Casey believes that personal care has probably extended the life of her 93-year-old mother, Jane Olson. Olson lives at Three Crowns Park, a retirement community in Evanston. At first, Olson lived in her own apartment. But Olson moved into the...
  • Central Florida's Top Employers 2011: Northrop Grumman Corp.

    Northrop Grumman Corp. is one of the country's largest defense and aerospace contractors. The publicly-held company (ticker symbol NGC) is based in Falls Church, Va. Among other systems, its Central Florida units produce laser-weapon components in...
  • Online Dish: "C'mon Blacker!" Teacher Forces Black Student to Read "Blacker"

    Online Dish: "C'mon Blacker!" Teacher Forces Black Student to Read "Blacker"
    Talk about a lesson in stereotyping. A Virginia high school English teacher is under investigation for supposedly asking the only black student in the class to read a poem in a "black" manner. Jordan Shumate, a ninth-grader at George C. Marshall High...
  • Cherry Blossom Festival: Postal Service dedicates cherry blossom stamps

    Cherry Blossom Festival: Postal Service dedicates cherry blossom stamps
    ++++++++++++++++++++ ||   || || What: || First-Day-of-Issue stamp dedication ceremony for the Cherry Blossom Centennial 45-cent Forever stamps || || Who: || Ambassador of Japan Ichiro Fujisaki Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe Stamp...
  • Dick Cheney recovering from heart transplant

    Dick Cheney recovering from heart transplant
    Former President George W. Bush was happy that heart transplant surgery for his vice president, Dick Cheney, went well, according to a statement Sunday from Bush's spokesman. "President Bush was in touch with the family yesterday," said the statement...
  • Accused Gunman Pleads Not Guilty in Oakland College Rampage

    Accused Gunman Pleads Not Guilty in Oakland College Rampage
    OAKLAND, Calif. -- A former nursing student plead not guilty Monday to seven counts of murder in a shooting rampage at a vocational school in Oakland. One L. Goh, 43, is also charged with three counts of attempted murder in the April 2 rampage at Oikos...