"Everybody Loves Raymond" — or so the show's creator had reason to think before he went to Moscow to help adapt a Russian remake of his hit television comedy. But when he got there, Phil Rosenthal quickly discovered that the Russians didn't share his taste for the absurdity of everyday family life.
A dog may be a man's best friend. But for some traumatized war veterans, parrots are proving even more of a help. Rescued and abused parrots are helping veterans turn their lives around in a unique program launched at a Los Angeles Veterans Affairs facility.
Hundreds of Muslim men and boys are being subjected to strip searches in freezing, standing room only detention centers in southern California after being arrested for routine visa irregularities, immigration lawyers said.