Thousands stay away, unable to vote in Angolan elections expected to return ruling party
voters banged at the gate to one polling station which remained closed 90 minutes after voting was to start. Electoral official Delfina Manuel explained that there was no electricity and it had been too dark inside to open earlier. The lines that grew because
Top 5 rising chefs in the U.S.
Eric Ripert at Le Bernardin in New York City. In 2005 he was hired by chef Craig Stoll to cook at the San Francisco pizzeria Delfina . Strong was soon in charge, helming the stoves and making annual sojourns to Italy's Amalfi coast and Naples perfecting
Questions Loom After Fatal Texas School Shooting
recording of the emergency call, Jaime refused to drop the weapon. Among the roughly 400 people at the Thursday night service was Delfina Cisneros, a teacher at nearby Longoria Elementary School. Standing in the back of the church with some of the school's
In response to "The Hallucinations of Frédéric Chopin"
have been no question of the authenticity of rather explicit love letters that were exchanged between Chopin and the Countess Delfina Potocka a beautiful, intellectual, artistically gifted singer. But – many years later they were proven only to be the
She may not have known her husband's name _ was NY columnist a willing spy or a wife betrayed?
Juan Lazaro was not only a talented freelance photographer but a karate black belt who taught the discipline to colleagues. Delfina Prieto, who worked alongside Lazaro at the Peruvian magazine Punto, called him "a magnificent person, a great companion
Simple Form of Water May Be 'Miracle Solution'
salt water. "I didn't believe in it at first because it didn't have foam or any scent," a housekeeper at the Sheraton Delfina hotel in Santa Monica, Calif., told the Times. "But I can tell you it works. My rooms are clean." The chemistry is simple
Families Bury 40 Children Killed in Mexico Daycare Fire
warehouse to the roof of the ABC day care and sent flames raining down. Fire officials still don't know how it started. Delfina Ruelas, 60, said her grandchild German Leon died of his burns on Saturday, three days after his fourth birthday. She and her
Relatives ID Victims Killed in Texas Human Smuggling Case
Tyrone Williams leaves the federal courthouse in Houston in shackles following jury deliberations in previous trial. HOUSTON Delfina Guerrero Guerrero burst into tears Monday when she saw a crime scene photo showing the bruised face of her dead 18-year-old
Winners of the 2008 James Beard Foundation Awards
Michy's, Miami _ Best Chef: Southeast Robert Stehling, Hominy Grill, Charleston, S.C. _ Best Chef: Pacific Craig Stoll, Delfina , San Francisco ___ BOOKS _ Cookbook of the Year Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall, "The River Cottage Meat Book" _ Cookbook