Robert Barko

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'Titanic' director: Rose and Jack could not have survived together on the raft

"Titanic's" Jack Dawson has probably one of the most active afterlives of any fictional character we can think of.<p>It's been nearly 20 years since director James Cameron sent the "unsinkable" behemoth ship to the bottom of the ocean in the classic movie, but there is one debate that keeps surfacing: …

James Cameron

Kawasaki “J” Concept – Electric Motorcycle – The Future Of Motorcycles?

<b>Kawasaki “J” Concept – Electric Motorcycle – The Future Of Motorcycles?</b><p>As if motorcycles weren’t efficient enough already, Kawasaki has brought to us …

Motorcycles

Early Winter review – last days of a fading marriage told with downbeat restraint

Writer/director and former Cannes Caméra d’Or winner Michael Rowe’s new film, Early Winter, a Canadian-Australian co-production set in Quebec, uses cold weather as a metaphor for emotional isolation, and explores the dying days of a flailing marriage. How the film opens – with an unconventionally …

Miami leaders call for release of Lolita the orca, captured in 1970

The mayor of Miami Beach and other South Florida leaders are joining the opposition to an orca's decades-long captivity at the Miami Seaquarium.<p>The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals and other groups have sued in Miami federal court, saying the orca named Lolita should ultimately be …

Senate report calls for crackdown on airline fees

Eric Rose knew that he would take a financial hit when he needed to reschedule a flight home with his wife, Marci, after dropping off their son at college in Tucson. After all, he had bought two $160 nonrefundable tickets.<p>But Rose, a partner in a Los Angeles government relations and communications …