| Mar 8, 2008
| 3:36 PM
Sen. Barack Obama captured the Wyoming Democratic caucuses today, seizing a bit of momentum in the close, hard-fought race with rival Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton for the party's presidential nomination.
Obama generally has outperformed Clinton in...
| Mar 30, 2008
It's been billed as a parable of successful urban revitalization, a testament to the strength of branding and a pretty groovy place to crash.
The Hard Rock Hotel San Diego is all those things, to a point. It's a modern hotel steps from Petco Park and the...
| Apr 17, 2009
U2 guitarist David Evans, a.k.a. the Edge, has a dream: to build five contemporary houses on a hill high above Malibu, with expansive views of the Santa Monica Mountains, the Malibu Pier, Surfrider Beach and the Pacific Ocean.
But accomplishing that...
| Dec 10, 2008
| 10:34 PM
Betty Jane Williams, who joined the Women Airforce Service Pilots, an elite group that flew noncombat missions during World War II, and served as a test pilot in Texas, has died. She was 89.
Williams, of Woodland Hills, died Monday at Providence...
| Jul 6, 2008
THE HEIFERS are acting surly, but my horse pushes forward. My young crew of 10 or so cowpunchers encircles about 30 head of cattle on a wide pasture in the shadow of a sawtooth mountain just west of Bridgeport. Our horses slowly lead the cattle toward a...
| Jul 8, 2009
Every couple of years I feel that siren call to go up and spend some time in Napa Valley. For most of us, this was our first wine country experience, as exotic as anything discovered later in Burgundy or Piedmont. Who can forget the smudged violet of...
| Aug 8, 2010
THE BEST WAY TO JACKSON, WYO., AND GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK
From LAX, United offers nonstop service and Delta and United offering connecting (change of planes) service to the Jackson Hole, Wyo., airport.
WHERE TO STAY
Cowboy Village Resort, 120 S....
| Jul 1, 2012
Imperial Beach Pier
Overview: California's southernmost recreational pier is within walking distance of the Mexican border. At its end is the Tin Fish, a small eatery with seafood, burgers and sandwiches. At its foot are Cow-a-Bunga, a coffee store,...
| May 21, 2013
| 11:06 AM
January Jones is keeping mum about her child's paternity.
The "Mad Men" actress, who plays Don Draper's sullen ex-wife Betty, gave birth to son Xander Dane Jones in September 2011, but never said who the father was, squarely placing the boy's...