PHILADELPHIA— The burger-slingers at Shake Shack have joined forces with chef Marc Vetri for a new burger collaboration: Vetri's "Carbonara burger," which will be available the week of June 6 at three Philadelphia-area Shake Shacks, features a beef patty...
All murders are brutal, involving as they do the merciless extinguishing of life. But the shocking manner of Farzana Parveen’s death, her head battered and bloodied, outside the imposing entrance to Lahore’s court complex, was particularly savage. Inevitably, with such a murder of a pregnant woman in the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, the death has [...]
Jurassic 5 hasn’t released any new music since 2006?s Feedback. The group broke up the following year but reunited for a few festival appearances last year, including sets at Coachella, Outside Lands, and Fun Fun Fun Fest. This year the Los Angeles rap group will be even busier — they’ve announced an extensive tour starting [...]
OBRENOVAC, Serbia (AP) — Serbia ordered the evacuation Monday of this town and 11 others along the raging Sava River, but Bratislava Pavlovic won't budge, even as water rising six feet in an hour lapped outside her third-floor apartment.
The federal Bureau of Land Management was in Dickinson this week holding a forum on flaring on the Forth Berthold Indian Reservation. It seems someone packed the room with people from outside of North Dakota – “About a hundred people, many from other states like Montana or Wyoming, filled a ballroom at the Ramada Grand...
Considering how much money may be at stake, it was inevitable that the increasingly nasty fight between a Santa Barbara Indian tribe and its neighbors over a big parcel of undeveloped land would attract outside interest. Enter Rep. Doug LaMalfa (R-Richvale). Last October, LaMalfa introduced a...
What would you say if we told you that outside of Jeep and Land Rover, the best brand for those who want to go off road is Toyota? Sounds remarkable, eh? But the truth is, Toyota's history of providing vehicles for the rougher bits of...Show More Summary
In mid-April, word started spreading like wild fire among Louisiana residents: Helis Oil & Gas LLC wants to drill a well in search of oil and gas on a 960-acre tract of land about 30 miles from New Orleans, in the Mandeville area. Helis...Show More Summary
In today's Urban Planner: dancing in art, a story of recovery, and terrifically funny women. Dance: The Peggy Baker Dance Project is thinking outside the box with its new production, land|body|breath. Specially designed to exist between...Show More Summary
BERLIN — Gallery Weekend Berlin wrapped up its tenth edition on Sunday evening. What began in 2004 as a small group of local gallerists teaming up to lure outside collectors to the "Land of Poor but Sexy" for one weekend has grown from 21 to 50 galleries in the past decade.
At happy hour tonight, I had a vodka martini. My liquor of choice? 1681 Penn vodka crafted by Philadelphia Distilling. 1681 Penn has only recently landed in state stores. In Pennsylvania, you can’t buy liquor outside of state stores. Or wine. Or have wine shipped to you. While our state produces great beers from the [...]
Following the 2010 opening of Abu Dhabi’s Ferrari World theme park, the Italian carmaker has announced its plans for a similar attraction, Ferrari Land, just outside of Barcelona, Spain. Through a partnership with the area’s popularShow More Summary
The search for the Real takes us outside ourselves. We may seek the Real in experiences, possessions, distant lands, or other people. These soon enough reveal themselves as distractions. But what about ideas and theories? Are they simply a more...
Similar to the Native American reservations here in America, native tribes maintain ownership of certain plots of land on the island of Borneo. One such tribe, the Iban, inhabits the jungles outside of Kuching in Malaysia, and makesShow More Summary
The front-runner to be India's next prime minister could wind up in jail for two years after he snapped a selfie and held a press conference outside a polling station on Wednesday. Narendra Modi, the prime ministerial candidate for the...Show More Summary
The Outside Lands Music Festival returns to San Francisco August 8 - 10 and there's just one last chance for tickets. The annual festival brings together dozens of bands, local visual artists, wineries, breweries, and restaurants for three days in Golden Gate Park. Show More Summary
The weather is supposed to be exceptional Thursday, but this is important enough to spend a couple of hours indoors, even if it’s nice outside: The City Council’s Planning, Land Use and Sustainability Committee is holding a public hearing to take comments on our revised zoning proposal. The meeting is on May 1, 2014 at 6:00 p.m., […]
Obama became the first US president to visit Malaysia in 50 years on Saturday. He was greeted by protesters– Malaysians protest outside the United States Embassy against the visit of US President Barack Obama, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 27 April … Continue reading ?
Michigan GOP Senate candidate Terri Lynn Land said on Wednesday that there is no Republican war on women and the real war on women is Obamacare, but I guess she hasn't been paying attention to anything that goes on outside of her house. Show More Summary
President Barack Obama and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe outside Sukiyabashi Jiro in Tokyo President Obama's first order of business after landing in Tokyo was a dinner at the famed three Michelin-starred Sukiyabashi Jiro with Japanese prime minister Shinzo...