Tap this! Old-school typewriters in comeback

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) — ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Typewriter enthusiasts gather at an Albuquerque restaurant to experiment with vintage Smith Coronas. Fans in Boston kneel in a city square and type more…

Flag Day: What it really means

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_4481771" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Flag Day ceremony[/caption] On June 14, 1777, the Second Continental Congress selected the FLAG of the United States. In 1916, President Woodrow Wilson designated more…

Is the Big One soon to hit San Andreas fault?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LOS ANGELES TIMES) -- As Interstate 10 snakes through the mountains and toward the golf courses, housing tracts and resorts of the Coachella Valley, it crosses the dusty more…

The Frenchman who helped save America

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2110795" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Marquis de Lafayette, George Washington at Valley Forge[/caption] Born Sept. 6, 1757, his father died before he was 2 years old and his mother more…