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1/6 The home’s front entrance is flanked by regal lanterns bought in Copenhagen and the yard’s two 160-year-old olive trees.  (Tim Street-Porter) 2/6 Long Beach boasts 22 Killingsworth-designed homes; after 1970, the architect’s focus shifted to designing luxury hotels and resorts.   (Tim Street-Porter) 3/6 A 60-foot pool stretches from the entrance of the 1961 […]

1/6 The 24,000-square-foot mansion on Angelo Drive features five kitchens, two wine rooms and eight bedrooms.   (Simon Berlyn) 2/6 The house sits on a lot where late poet-songwriter Rod McKuen’s longtime residence once stood.  (Simon Berlyn) 3/6 Outdoor amenities include a swimming pool, a bocce ball court and an outdoor theater.  (Simon Berlyn) 4/6 […]

No, elderberry syrup will not prevent the flu

October 18, 2019 | News | No Comments

The leaves are changing. The wind comes with a faint chill. The back-to-school sale racks have been replaced by the Halloween spread. This can only mean one thing: Another cold and flu season is upon us. And with it, an onslaught of dubious claims about products that allegedly cut your risk of coming down with […]

CHICAGO —  Chicago teachers went on strike Thursday, marching on picket lines after failing to reach a contract deal with the nation’s third-largest school district in a dispute that canceled classes for more than 300,000 students. The strike came after the Chicago Teachers Union confirmed Wednesday night that its 25,000 members would not return to their […]

BOSTON —  A powerful autumn storm plunged hundreds of thousands of people into the dark, toppled trees, canceled schools and delayed trains Thursday in the Northeast. The nor’easter brought high winds and rain to the region Wednesday and Thursday. In Massachusetts, wind gusts reached as high as 90 mph on Cape Cod, and about 200,000 residents […]

Newsletter: ‘Get over it’

October 18, 2019 | News | No Comments

Here are the stories you shouldn’t miss today: TOP STORIES ‘Get Over It’ During a Thursday morning news conference, acting White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney came out and said it: President Trump withheld roughly $400 million in aid to Ukraine earlier this year in part to pressure its new government to investigate Democrats. […]