In Mel Brook's 1976 movie "Young Frankenstein," Fredrick Frankenstein (Gene Wilder), grandson of the original Dr. F., recaptures his erratically behaving Monster (Peter Boyle). He then tries to show the nervous townsfolk ...Read more
DEAR ABBY: I have just learned that a neighbor lost his wife. She died during childbirth. As a wife and mother, all I can think about is that newborn baby boy and his two beautiful sisters. It breaks my heart. I have never...Read more
NEW YORK -- In about one hundred locations across Canada, Europe and Australia, supervised drug injection facilities allow visitors to inject heroin and other drugs in a clean, well-lighted space under the watchful eye of ...Read more
In late 2015, Apple Inc. Chief Executive Tim Cook was asked why the technology giant continued to leave a mountain of cash overseas rather than return it to the United States.
"I'd love to bring it home," Cook said of the...Read more
The new year isn't even a month old, and a new superhero is charging onto the scene, smashing into the jam-packed universe already occupied by Superman, Batman, Thor, Wonder Woman and a seemingly endless parade of costumed...Read more
Witches continue to work their dark arts in some parts of the world, at least in the minds of their accusers.
For example, in a rural farming community in southwestern China, 13.7 percent of the population has been ...Read more
LAS VEGAS -- Inside the dimly lighted law office, there weren't enough seats. A receptionist went to a back room and found a few more chairs. On a small, sunken couch by the window, three people scrunched together. Of the ...Read more
(Easy Eye Sound 1/2 stars)
The title is pretty fanciful, but when you don't release your debut album until you're 64, you can afford to have some fun. That debut, 2016's fittingly titled ...Read more
Outland Exil, Vol. 1 (Old Men and Infidels)W. Clark Boutwell
America is dead and the Democratic Unity killed it. After catastrophic wars and the Meltdown, The Unity rules from its East Coast citadel, leaving the outlands to savages and its strangely altered plants. Providing free health care,...
SAN DIEGO -- Police officers in California arrested about a dozen people for feeding the homeless at a city park Sunday afternoon.
The event was organized by a group called Break the Ban, which formed after the El Cajon ...Read more
MONTECITO, Calif. -- The cobbled parking lots outside boutiques are empty. The Italian trattoria known as Oprah Winfrey's favorite haunt is shuttered, as is the Four Seasons resort owned by Ty Warner, the Beanie Babies ...Read more
SAN DIEGO -- A man considered to be the highest-ranking Mexican cartel leader to self-surrender to the United States pleaded guilty in federal court in San Diego to a scheme to distribute and import methamphetamine, heroin...Read more
ISTANBUL -- Passengers told tales of mayhem and panic Sunday after their jet skidded off the runway as it landed in Trabzon, Turkey, and became stuck in mud just feet before it would have plunged into the sea.
"People ...Read more
President Donald Trump is disputing that he told the Wall Street Journal he has a good relationship with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, while the newspaper stands by its reporting as the two sides differ on what audio ...Read more
DHAKA, Bangladesh –– Nearly half a million children need diphtheria vaccinations in southeastern Bangladesh after last year's influx of Rohingya refugees from neighboring Myanmar caused an outbreak, UNICEF said Sunday....Read more
After reaching a new high last year, the bloodshed in Tijuana has continued at an unrelenting pace in the first days of the new year as two powerful drug trafficking organizations battle for control of the city's lucrative...Read more
PHOENIX -- Yenni Sanchez thought her work was finished.
Spared from the threat of deportation by the Obama administration's Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, she campaigned to oust Joe Arpaio when he ...Read more
Federal immigration authorities have resumed accepting requests for renewals in DACA, the Obama administration program that shielded hundreds of thousands of young immigrants from being deported.
The government's ...Read more
DEAR ABBY: I love my grandson dearly. He lived with us off and on growing up because there were problems in his birth family. Our relationship was always close and loving. I confess that we spoiled him out of fear that at ...Read more
New DVD releases look at different aspects of what it means to be a hero.
"Thank You for Your Service"; 2.5 stars: Movies like this have to be made as a counterbalance to the steady stream of news reports about war as a ...Read more
MONTECITO, Calif. -- The realization that houses might simply vanish didn't start to set in until a 30-foot tree trunk barreled by.
Trina Grokenberger stared out the upstairs window of her white Colonial house Tuesday ...Read more
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