Column | Apr 6, 2008
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Column | Jan 7, 2008The reams of news stories on the new French ban on smoking in cafes, restaurants and night spots have invariably focused on the aura of glamour those little death sticks once conveyed. In newspapers around the globe, nostalgic descriptions of the likes of Coco Chanel or Albert Camus taking a luxurious drag on a cigarette have been, um, de rigueur.
Story | Apr 24, 2012 | 4:35 PM
A former soldier and police officer who transitioned from male to female has been allowed to proceed with a job discrimination complaint against the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.
Story | Apr 6, 2012 | 9:35 PM
This post has been corrected. See the note at the bottom for details. The FBI announced Friday that it will open a civil rights investigation into the shooting death of an unarmed college student by Pasadena police. FBI spokeswoman Laura...
Story | May 10, 2012 | 4:37 PM
“Common Law,” which premieres Sunday, is nowhere near as smart as “White Collar” or as strangely touching as “Necessary Roughness” and seems content to hit well-worn marks, though more than occasionally with welcome...