| Jan 28, 2011
| 3:52 PM
There are some books that all but shout, "Put me on the big screen!" and "In With the Devil: A Fallen Hero, a Serial Killer and a Dangerous Bargain for Redemption" is one of them.
The "fallen hero" of the title is the book's co-author, a former drug...
| Feb 5, 2011
| 5:18 PM
By the end of the school year, Phoebus High wide receiver Romond Deloatch has two goals in mind. He has the power to make one of the ambitions become a reality on his own, but the other goal is slightly out of his hands.
Still, there's no denying the...
| Jul 10, 2011
François Bon knows about the hidden cemetery just behind the Grande Arche, a minimalist monument to modernity that looms over France's version of Wall Street, or La Défense. The decision to surround the office buildings in one of Europe's largest...
| Jul 15, 2011
| 4:34 AM
Welcome home, Boy Scout Troop 361 members Danny Schofield, Daniel Pomeranz, Alec Font, Tim Lieberman, Michael LeRoy, Stephen Watson, Paul Watson, Luke Bosley, Josh Merrihew and Troop leaders Steve Merrihew, Gavin Watson and John Bosley.
| Jul 23, 2011
| 8:42 PM
Writing a column on the final negotiation process for the NFL collective bargaining agreement on Friday for the Sunday paper may be an act of extreme recklessness, given the roller coaster of events occurring hourly. But as they say, no guts, no glory....
| Aug 2, 2011
| 11:03 AM
European shares hit their lowest close in 11 months on Tuesday as weak global growth replaced the U.S. debt ceiling row as investors' main concern and banks fell on worries about the euro zone peripheral debt crisis.
The pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 (....
| Aug 4, 2011
| 9:01 PM
COSTA MESA — Families packed the stands and children clutching stuffed animals lined the track. Everyone was clapping along to Queen's "We Will Rock You" as the competitors took the stage at the Orange County Fair.
Small, pink and standing on...
| Aug 6, 2011
| 9:38 PM
The successful beginning of the approval process of AEG's proposal to build a new stadium in downtown Los Angeles means that the NFL is finally on track to return to Southern California. There will be delays, environmental impact reports, opposition by...
| Sep 30, 2012
| 5:33 PM
Call it the Motherlode Thomas Crowne Affair. Stockton may have gold chain robberies; Mariposa has gold nugget robberies.
Friday, around 4 p.m., several armed men walked into the California State Mining and Mineral Museum and walked out with 2 million...
| May 29, 2012
| 3:00 AM
There will be investigations and already there are lawsuits over the rollout of Facebook's overhyped IPO last week, but no investigation is necessary into the reason for the outrage over the stock's rapid fall. It's called human nature.
It is the same...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 9:25 AM
Cecilia Yusko, 50, of West Palm Beach, claimed a $3 million prize in the Gold Rush Tripler Scratch-Off Game.
She chose to receive her winnings in a one-time, lump-sum payment of $1,950,000.Yusko purchased her winning ticket at Kwik Stop, located at...