Even the Smallest Paradise

    The women in pencil skirts spill from towers and let down all their disarming hair. They hold caramel glasses of whiskey with sweet vermouth as men with undone cuffs speak something secretive into the felt- lined boxes of their ears. The thunder of planes is ignored, and the four o'clock...
  2. Truth Vibrations

    Dog found with ears cut off

    SAN DIEGO — A second puppy with its ears cut off was taken in by the San Diego County Animal Shelter this week, and staffers said she came from the same litter as "Sunny,'' a puppy found in a Mission Valley trash bin with similar wounds. Sunny was found on Nov. 19 in the 1200 block of Camino...