| Sep 3, 2010
| 10:55 AM
| Sep 13, 2010
Since 2004, James O. Born has published five Florida mystery novels and in June, under the pseudonym James O'Neal, he published a sci-fi mystery set in a futuristic Miami. To write these books Born makes use of his law-enforcement career, including his...
| Sep 28, 2010
| 6:42 PM
Even though the following topic may be common, people do not like discussing it. But the emotions, anxiety and prayer that filled my previous week are just too "real life" to not write about. And the topic may amuse you, or strike a chord of affinity...
| Feb 23, 2011
| 4:22 PM
SAN DIEGO ( KTLA) -- A karate instructor accused of carrying on a sexual relationship with one of his teenage students pleaded guilty Wednesday to 29 felony charges, including committing lewd acts on a child.
Eric Dylan Protas, who had been free on $800,...
| Aug 13, 2011
It's still full speed ahead for martial artist Richard Matsushita.
At an age when most karate competitors have hung up their belts, the 46-year-old Burbank resident is still going strong, and beating adversaries many years his junior.
"I'm 46 now, [and]...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 4:22 PM
After a guilty plea, Harrison police are releasing video of a taped confession from a man who said he used karate to chop off another man's pinky. Police say instead, at the urging of his mother, Chris Daigneault used pliers and a cigar cutter to mutilate...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 8:50 PM
More than just another fighter training center, at a time when one seems to be springing up on every other corner, the Glendale Fighting Club has transcended that status and become a hub of activity and a touchstone of significance in the fighting scene,...
| Aug 21, 2011
| 4:06 PM
Normally, they're partners in public safety. But next month, Baltimore police and firefighters will be pummeling each other inside a cage – for charity.
The Sept. 30 mixed martial arts event at the Du Burns Arena is being billed as a "night of live...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 8:17 AM
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3190 S. St. Rd. 7, Miramar
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1159 S. Federal Highway
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| Mar 17, 2011
| 8:38 AM
It's time for Will Smith's kid to learn all about nepotism, exploiting a previously cherished classic and marketing the heck out of it to make a massive amount of money. Let's just hope it doesn't have the same stench of death Wild Wild West did for...
| Mar 24, 2011
| 8:37 PM
Sierra Michaelsen took up kenpo-style karate in October.
She's an orange belt. But her time in the dojo is currently on hiatus as she focuses on a more pressing matter, her senior year for the Newport Harbor High girls' lacrosse team.