May 12, 2011
London restaurant details St. John Hotel, 1 Leicester St., London, 3301-8069, http://www.stjohnhotellondon.com . Appetizers, $12.50 to $30; main courses, $30 to $42; desserts, $7 to $13.50. Dinner by Heston Blumenthal, Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park, 66 Knightsbridge, London, 7201-3833, http://www.dinnerbyheston.com . Appetizers, $21 to $27; main courses, $34 to $60; dessert, $13.50 to $17. To call from the U.S., dial 011 (the international dialing code)
June 8, 1989 |
Parliament on Wednesday banned videos and sound recordings that show excessive violence. The lawmakers unanimously approved a revision of the penal code to set unspecified jail terms or fines for violators.
July 18, 2010 |
From LAX, nonstop service to Paris is offered on Air Tahiti Nui and Air France, direct service (no change of planes) on United, and connecting service (change of planes) on Delta, Continental, American, Lufthansa, British, US Airways and Swiss. Restricted round-trip fares begin at $949. High-speed TGV trains leave Paris' Gare L'Est for Metz every hour. Prices range from $51 to $110, depending on the time of day and class of travel, with 25% off through Dec. 31 for museum visitors.
September 5, 1987
I must compliment you on your paper's excellent coverage of the Anaheim Rams. Every day you provide detailed information on their players, new offensive and defensive philosophies, and generally provide Los Angeles fans with a good insight on what the Rams' prospects are for winning their division. On the other hand, the most in-depth article you've presented this summer in regard to the Los Angeles Raiders was about how Lester Hayes feels about the new NFL dress code. Maybe I should be looking in View for fashion or Metro for local events?
September 26, 2010
How to Bixi 1. Find the nearest station on the pocket-sized fold-out Bixi map, available around town, or download the unofficial iPhone app. 2. Following the touch-screen guidance (in French or English), insert your credit card into the kiosk, select a plan, OK the terms and conditions and receive a five-digit code. 3. Choose a bike and enter the code to remove it from its slot. 4. When you're done, return the bike to any Bixi station by inserting the front wheel into a slot.
February 28, 2009 |
A company that sold nearly 80,000 tubes of Chinese toothpaste containing a poisonous ingredient has pleaded no contest to violating California's health and safety code, prosecutors said. Selective Imports Corp. of Vernon entered the plea Thursday to a misdemeanor health code violation of selling an adulterated drug product. The company will be placed on three years of probation and must follow U.S. Food and Drug Administration guidelines for recalling the toothpaste, said Supervising Deputy City Atty.