| Dec 16, 2013
| 1:20 PM
If it's a truism that art reflects the surroundings and the time that it's made, there's another accompanying truth equally durable: All artists have to navigate in the surroundings they work in. Da Vinci could schmooze wealthy patrons, and Michelangelo...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 10:29 PM
LOS ANGELES — Ronda Rousey’s Ultimate Fighting Championship women’s bantamweight title defense against bitter rival Miesha Tate is approaching fast.
But in the world of Rousey – mixed martial arts champion and ambassador,...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 10:50 AM
Ronda Rousey clearly prefers being a movie star to a reality star, but at least she’ll be able to write her own ending.
Rousey, the Ultimate Fighting Championship women’s bantamweight champion from Venice, will defend her belt against...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 5:41 PM
In the aftermath of just two minutes and 18 seconds of a professional mixed martial arts career, “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey proclaimed herself ready, willing, able and destined to be the next Strikeforce women’s bantamweight champion....
| Nov 18, 2013
| 3:07 AM
It's not as if they take success for granted, but the players and coaches for the UC Irvine men's soccer team have come to expect nothing less than championships.
Just more than one week after claiming their fourth Big West Conference regular-season...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 4:27 PM
This is the second in a series of articles examining the experiences of local fighters and coaches on “The Ultimate Fighter,” whether in past seasons or the current. The current season, “The Ultimate Fighter 18,” airs Wednesdays on...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 1:40 PM
On Tuesday’s UFC World Tour stop that included heavyweights preparing for their third meeting and two other title showdowns, the women sold their show the best.
UFC champion Ronda Rousey and her Dec. 28 challenger Miesha Tate engaged in an...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 9:12 PM
LOS ANGELES — Decked out in a sharp business suit, Ronda Rousey looked to be all business on Tuesday.
But the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s women’s bantamweight champion and archrival Miesha Tate, as per usual with the adversaries,...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 4:30 PM
In the first major casting for the next installment of the "Fast & Furious" franchise, Ultimate Fighting Champion Ronda Rousey is ready to take her talents to the big screen landing a supporting role in "Fast & Furious 7."
Rousey has just started...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 9:07 AM
UFC women's champion Ronda Rousey, who has already signed a deal for a part in the film "The Expendables 3," is in negotiations to appear in "Fast & Furious 7" alongside Dwayne Johnson, Vin Diesel, Paul Walker and Jason Statham.
Rousey is scheduled to...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Mel Gibson and Antonio Bandera have joined Lionsgate's "The Expendables 3."
Sylvester Stallone first revealed the possibility of both the castings weeks ago via his Twitter account. "Mad Max Vs. Barney Ross," Stallone Tweeted, using a reference of...