| Oct 13, 2013
| 6:31 PM
The federal government shutdown has lasted nearly two weeks, but the Washington blame game is still open for business.
Hundreds of demonstrators pushed past barricades at the sealed-off World War II Memorial Sunday as part of a "Million Vet March" to...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 3:03 PM
Ray May doesn't go out much. It's hard to get around when both of your hips are shot, and your legs go numb, and you need a cane, maybe two, to walk.
Nine years of playing professional football wore him down. At 68, May — a starting linebacker...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 9:32 PM
The last four letters of the word "queue" are just there because they saw a queue forming and hoped it was for something good.... Sixth Form Poet Your grandfather clock thinks all your other clocks are snot-nosed little (punks) who......
| Oct 18, 2013
| 2:30 AM
"BAD TASTE creates many more millionaires than good taste," said Charles Bukowski.
NOW THAT Kris Jenner's TV talk show met its inglorious (but well-deserved) end, and the ratings of "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" have begun to deflate, does this...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 3:17 PM
Police in New Haven, Conn., this week were investigating the death of a 34-year-old Yale professor while he was in jail over the weekend.
Assistant English professor Samuel See -- a graduate of Cal State Bakersfield who also held a doctorate from UCLA...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 1:18 PM
TUCSON – Three sisters who police said were imprisoned for up to two years in their bedrooms were under 24-hour camera surveillance and subjected to music playing in their rooms at all hours, according to new details released Wednesday by...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 8:27 AM
The common wisdom is that everything begins in California and then trends eastward. Add Thanksgiving weather to the list.
A storm that began in the West has worked its way through the South and Midwest and has become a wall of pain from the Carolinas...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 7:37 PM
The final radio call from the Granite Mountain Interagency Hotshots came in at 4:39 p.m. as a wall of fire was racing toward Yarnell, Ariz.
That call, described in a report released Saturday about the tragedy that claimed 19 lives, provides further...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 6:55 PM
So Ray Rice says he will consider retirement when he turns 30 years old. Can you really blame the guy?
The running back plays one of the most punishing positions in sports. At least a dozen times a game — or more, if the Ravens are winning and...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 10:22 AM
There are eight -- and there's one active NFL player who will be a shoo-in -- Heisman Trophy winners in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
Can you name them?
Two are running backs who won the Heisman as college football's best player in the 1980s. Two...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 12:30 PM
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) -- O.J. Simpson won a small victory Wednesday in his bid for freedom as Nevada granted him parole on some of his convictions in a 2008 kidnapping and armed robbery involving the holdup of two sports memorabilia dealers at a Las...