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  • John W. Ripley dies at 69; Marine received Navy Cross for heroism in Vietnam War

    Retired Marine Corps Col. John W. Ripley, a Vietnam war hero who was awarded the Navy Cross for risking his life to blow up a strategic Highway 1 bridge that halted the advance of North Vietnamese troops and tanks during the 1972 Easter Offensive, has...
  • Chocolatier chic in Barcelona

    Chocolatier chic in Barcelona
    Barcelona — ORIOL BALAGUER'S tiny corner shop on Plaza Sant Gregori looks like a chic jewelry store. But don't be mistaken. The shop is a salon of serious, couture chocolates. In a display case that seems to float in the middle of the room, shiny...
  • Homeowners dig down for more space

    Homeowners dig down for more space
    COME ON DOWN, Stefan Lemperle says. Here, 13 feet under the ground, there's sunlight and fresh air, an open-to-the-sky patio with a rock-lined pond, a high-ceilinged lounge and a media room large enough to host dozens of friends. Lemperle's new glass...
  • Michael Jackson news, Iran updates contribute to record Web numbers

     
    Here's the memo with Web numbers for June from Meredith Artley, managing editor, online: Colleagues: Our strong, swift coverage of major events in the past month attracted a record-breaking 26 million unique users to our site. That’s up 50% over......
  • IRAQ: Police bust artifacts traffickers

     
    Iraqi police have recovered stolen antiques, including the bust of a Sumerian king, in a sting operation. An Iraqi commander said three suspects were arrested in Kirkuk after they tried to sell pieces from the Sumerian period that lasted from......
  • Restored 'Wizard of Oz' hits theaters tonight and store shelves Tuesday

     
    Susan King takes a look at the gorgeous new restoration of "The Wizard of Oz," which will be screened in theaters across the country tonight. This is a longer version of her story that appears in the Los Angeles Times......
  • Truth in advertising: Will Imax finally get real about screen size?

     
    I keep telling my son that if he doesn't stretch every day he'll never be a world-class gymnast, but does he listen? No. I told Judd Apatow if he didn't trim the fat out of "Funny People" it would flop,......
  • Did Polanski documentary spur D.A.'s criminal chase?

     
    Did the L.A. County district attorney's office go after Roman Polanski because they wanted revenge after getting a black eye in the recent Polanski documentary, "Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired?" That's the provocative theory floated by Newser's always...
  • Datebook: Events, exhibits, classes for the week ahead

     
    Sept. 29: Bonhams 20th Century Decorative Arts auction will feature a diverse group of Arts & Crafts, Art Nouveau, Art Deco and midcentury modern items, with a focus on Contemporary Studio artists and early California design. Highlights will include...
  • It's Banned Books Week

     
    We're smack in the middle of Banned Books Week, an event sponsored by the American Library Assn., the American Publishers Assn. and others. This year, they've launched an interactive map that shows which books were officially banned or challenged, and.......
  • Postponement for the Google books settlement

     
    Today a New York judge postponed a scheduled hearing in the Google books settlement because of pending changes to the agreement. Our tech blog reports: In response to concerns raised by federal antitrust regulators, the Authors Guild and the Assn.......