| Jan 1, 2014
| 7:09 PM
1) Ronda Rousey becomes UFC women’s pioneer — When 2013 was in its dawn, “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey was just under two months away from making history at UFC 157.
Three days before 2013 ended, Rousey put a resounding exclamation...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 2:44 PM
Ronda Rousey posted a video of her first staredown this week with Feb. 22 challenger Sara McMann, and the scowl that seemed painted on the UFC women’s bantamweight champion’s face for the last year was replaced by shared laughter with her...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 3:40 PM
The boos that washed loudly over Ronda Rousey seconds after she beat Miesha Tate by armbar submission on Dec. 28 -- and then decided not to shake the extended hand of the vanquished -- were deafening.
As Venice’s Rousey (8-0) now prepares for...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 9:11 PM
It’s been less than two weeks since “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey spectacularly defended her Ultimate Fighting Championship women’s bantamweight championship against archrival Miesha Tate.
It’s been nary three weeks since she was in...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 7:53 PM
UC Irvine Pregame
Vs. Cal State Northridge
Thursday at Bren Events Center, 7 p.m.
The host Anteaters (12-7, 3-0 in the Big West Conference) are unbeaten in five January games and share the Big West lead with Cal Poly San Luis Obispo coming in.
| Jan 23, 2014
| 11:48 PM
Twenty games into a college career already draped with mythology, UC Irvine's 7-foot-6 Goliath has already established some Mamadou's and don'ts.
The don'ts include extreme caution for opponents when entering the vicinity of the basket, before which the...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 7:07 AM
Travis Browne took another step on his path to elite heavyweight contender status with an upset win over respected veteran Josh Barnett at the end of last year. Browne knocked out Barnett with elbows, the third straight opponent he has rendered...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 7:33 PM
LOS ANGELES — As the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia are well underway across the globe, “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey is well underway in her preparation for her own Olympic showdown.
Rousey, a former two-time Olympic judoka and the first...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Q: I have seven paintings by John Fulton, also a collection of 8-by-10 pictures signed by him. All are about bullfighting. What are his paintings worth?
A: Born in Philadelphia as Fulton John Schoccitti in 1932, the artist was the first American to...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 10:17 PM
Just two days earlier, “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey was in the center of a media storm that descended upon the Glendale Fighting Club for her open workout.
On Wednesday, Rousey was back at it, joining opponent Sara McMann, along with Daniel...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 10:16 AM
Now it truly is a Ronda Rousey card.
Former Ultimate Fighting Championship light-heavyweight title-holder Rashad Evans has withdrawn from the Feb. 22 UFC 170 card at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas with a leg injury.
That scraps Evans’ co-main event...