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  • Titanic: For many victims, their final resting place is in Halifax, Canada

     Titanic: For many victims, their final resting place is in Halifax, Canada
    Halifax, Canada — A cold wind ripped through Fairview Lawn Cemetery. Then came the frigid rain. In a minute, I was thinking, the headstones will be shivering. "Now," said Blair Beed, my guide, "imagine how it would have been in those lifeboats....
  • Info on Halifax, Canada

    If you go THE BEST WAY TO HALIFAX, CANADA From LAX, Air Canada, Delta, United and US Airways offer connecting service (change of planes) to Halifax. Restricted round-trip fares begin at $876, including taxes and fees. WHERE TO STAY The Halliburton,...
  • Halliburton reports record revenue amid natural gas-to-oil shift

    Halliburton reports record revenue amid natural gas-to-oil shift
    Halliburton Co., one of the world’s largest oil services businesses, pulled in record revenue in North America as the energy industry shied from natural gas production and boosted oil field exploration instead. The Houston firm’s revenue in...
  • The real gentrification story

    The Times’ recent article on gentrification in Echo Park, like all of its kind, missed one fundamental truth: Gentrification starts, historically and consistently, when the original property owners -- regardless of ethnic origin -- realize that...
  • Edward 'Coots' Matthews dies at 86; half of famed oil well firefighting team

    Edward 'Coots' Matthews dies at 86; half of famed oil well firefighting team
    Edward "Coots" Matthews, a famed oil well firefighter and part of a trio who inspired the 1968 movie "Hellfighters" starring John Wayne, died March 31 of natural causes at his home in Humble, Texas. He was 86. Matthews and Asger "Boots" Hansen co-founded...
  • Cleantech Group raises $3.2 million

     
    In 2000, then-Texas Gov. George W. Bush asked then-Halliburton Chief Executive Dick Cheney to lead his vice-presidential search committee. Cheney subsequently determined that he himself would be the strongest candidate. The rest is history. Today, the...
  • 'Fringe': Headlines from the Other Side

     
    If you havenâ??t realized by the commercials, the billboards or the giant grin on my face, 'Fringe' returns for its second season this Thursday. Of course, being the huge pillar of entertainment reporting that I am, I got my DVD......
  • Words & Ideas

    Words & Ideas
    Words & Ideas TODAY Pratap Chatterjee The author of " Halliburton's Army" will present and sign his new book. Book Soup, 8818 W. Sunset Blvd., West Hollywood. 5 p.m. Free. (310) 659-3110. Dan Simmons The author of "Drood" will read and sign his new...
  • A Bush 'truth commission': the pros and cons

    A Bush 'truth commission': the pros and cons
    Today's topic: What are the pros and cons of having a commission investigate an administration that may have broken the law? What kind of precedent would such an inquiry into actions taken by the Bush White House set for future administrations and their...
  • Author Susan Sontag Dies

    Susan Sontag, one of America's most influential intellectuals, internationally renowned for the passionate engagement and breadth of her critical intelligence and her ardent activism in the cause of human rights, died today of leukemia. She was 71. The...
  • Warning on Russian Didn't Reach Defense Staff

    The State Department circulated a list of nine air companies linked to reputed arms trafficker Victor Bout in June, warning diplomatic posts against hiring the firms. But the Defense Department, which oversees most of the massive military contracts in...