Originally published on Fri March 7, 2014 5:29 pm
Bob Mondello looks at Wes Anderson's latest cinematic curiosity, The Grand Budapest Hotel.
It's time again for the show that people love to hate: the Whitney Biennial, an overview of American art. Critics often trash it, but as Karen Michel says, this year's showcase has a few surprises.
Originally published on Fri March 7, 2014 3:17 pm
U.S. Border Patrol announced on Friday that it is changing its policy on using deadly force against moving vehicles and people who throw rocks.
The agency's chief, Michael J. Fisher, sent a memorandum to employees in which he said the policy is designed to help agents avoid dangerous situations.
This is an about-face for the agency.
Originally published on Fri March 7, 2014 6:33 pm
A California lawmaker has proposed a measure that would prohibit SeaWorld San Diego from using orcas in its shows.
Richard Bloom, a Santa Monica Democrat, says the documentary Blackfish, which examines the 2010 death of a SeaWorld trainer who was killed by a captive orca, inspired him to push the bill.