| Apr 28, 2010
World Cup competition comes to South Africa in June. Start the celebration of soccer's ultimate event a little early with South African wines. In so doing, experience the country's past, present and future.
Winemaking in South Africa dates back 350 years...
| May 3, 2011
| 9:38 PM
After six episodes of the Starz’ series “Camelot,” I’m still having a hard time believing Guinevere would throw over her hubby, the knight Leontes, for young King Arthur.
Leontes is brave, dashing, honorable, and Philip Winchester...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 3:39 PM
Like many college graduates, 23-year-old Kevin Schmidt took a trip after he completed his studies at UCLA this summer. But Schmidt, a 2007 La Cañada High School graduate, wasn’t on vacation. He was working to improve education and HIV/AIDS...
| Oct 10, 2011
| 6:34 AM
A 35-year quest to get to Africa’s Victoria Falls via train led Howard Grabill to book passage on Rovos Rail’s “Pride of Africa” tour in July.
Grabill, of Danville and a lover of trains, called the African train ride “the...
| May 10, 2009
SACRAMENTO -- The last captured member of a 1970s-era radical group known for bank robberies, killings and the kidnapping of Patricia Hearst was released from a Sacramento jail Sunday.
Former Symbionese Liberation Army member James William Kilgore, 61,...
| Dec 31, 2007
Last in a series of occasional articles documenting issues of South Africa's post-apartheid generation
Neckties flapped in the breeze as the half-dozen or so gang members gathered at their regular spot outside a small power substation. Their formal...
| Sep 30, 2009
| 11:54 AM
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10-Night Ft. Lauderdale to Ft. Lauderdale
2009 Departure Date: Dec. 18
Cruise Ports: Fort Lauderdale, FL; St. Thomas, Virgin Islands; GU.S.tavia, St....
| Nov 24, 2009
Visitors to South Africa's premier holiday destination who are worried about becoming victims of the country's high crime rate could find themselves instead robbed by a more furry kind of felon: baboons.
The cheeky primates have learned how to open car...