| Nov 29, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Each week Framework brings you the very best in visual journalism from around the world; this week is no exception. Southern California: Black Friday shoppers storm shopping malls and stores on a rainy day in the Southland in the annual post-...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 9:02 AM
Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in the Southland, where travelers wait in line to check in at the Los Angeles International Airport. More than 43 million people are to travel over the long holiday weekend, according to AAA. Also, President...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 3:55 PM
In mid-October when jurors were being chosen for the latest Bell corruption trial, a prosecutor told them they would be done well before Thanksgiving.
Thanksgiving is long gone and so is Hanukkah, and the jury is on to its eighth day deliberating...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 9:36 AM
If you're planning to play one of R. Kelly's recent albums to liven up your holiday parties (and really, who isn't?), make sure you check the album art first.
That's because his forthcoming Christmas album (due out in time for next year's holiday) would...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 8:03 PM
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This week's TV Movies
Last Man Standing Vanessa (Nancy...
| Dec 8, 2012
As a child in Hebrew school, I was taught the story of the Hanukkah miracle: When the Jews in the land of Israel defeated the foreigners, the priests seeking to rekindle the temple's eternal light found enough ritually pure oil for only one day....
| Dec 8, 2012
Hanukkah kubanah with fig jam (pull-apart Middle Eastern bread)
Total time: 5 hours, plus about 2 hours rising time
1 envelope active dry yeast (¼ ounce or 2¼ teaspoons)
1/3 cup lukewarm water (about 110 degrees)
2 tablespoons sugar,...
| Dec 22, 2012
What am I cooking for Christmas dinner? Well a goose, of course, a fine, fat one, cooked in the Barbara Kafka way that involves high heat and an hour of resting in the cooling oven; and my mom's sweet-and-sour red cabbage; and blanched Brussels sprouts...
| Nov 22, 2012
It is Thanksgiving morning. As you read this, the bird, a fine 16-pounder, is coming to room temperature on the counter. The green beans have been topped and tailed, and my fingertips smart from peeling smoking-hot chestnuts for the stuffing. I've...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 10:52 AM
In Friday's Pictures in the News: snow scenes in Germany, typhoon devastation in the Philippines, preparations for Hanukkah in Berlin, and more....
| Dec 9, 2012
| 12:06 PM
A 15-foot, 1,000-pound menorah will be lighted Sunday night at Universal CityWalk in what is billed as one of Southern California’s largest Hanukkah celebrations....