Samuel F.B. Morse did more than invent the telegraph and the code that bears his name. His massive painting “Gallery of the Louvre” is a kind of Pinterest forerunner, collecting the best of the museum’s works in one place.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell last week to the lowest level in two months, suggesting employers remain confident enough in the economy to hold onto their workers. The Labor Department said Thursday that weekly applications for unemployment aid dropped 11,000 to a seasonally adjusted 264,000. That’s the lowest level […]
With its rigorous attention to the technical details of mountain climbing and its sensitive handling of the characters’ relationships, “Everest” has a you-are-there immediacy unmatched by previous movies about the highest mountain in the world. Rated 3½ stars out of 4.
Here's postgame video of Kyle Seager talking about his incident with Jered Weaver, quotes from both players, video of manager Lloyd McClendon, notes, links and the boxscore from the Mariners' 3-1 win over the Angels.
NEW YORK (AP) — Comedy Central said Wednesday it is reevaluating what to do about Steve Rannazzisi’s planned stand-up special this weekend after the comic apologized for lying about working in New York’s World Trade Center when terrorists attacked on Sept. 11, 2001. Rannazzisi said he didn’t know why he told the story, which he […]