| May 23, 2012
| 7:30 AM
SAN DIEGO – The San Diego Unified School District Board of Education voted 4-1 Wednesday night to uphold over 1,500 layoff notices to employees.
Notices were issued to 1,656 employees in March to help close a $122 million budget gap for the next...
| Aug 26, 2012
Oh, to have stock in the company that makes Band-Aids — the big, industrial kind that governments apply to bleeding budgets.
The current Band-Aid of choice is a wily little thing called a fire fee. It never comes off, even when a city goes under...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 10:38 AM
"Little Miss Sunshine" producer Ron Yerxa and former Academy executive director Bruce Davis have been named the co-chairs of the Oscar foreign language executive committee.
On Thursday, Mark Johnson, who chaired the committee for the last 12 years,...
| Mar 3, 2013
| 10:41 AM
With a Washburn win over Central Missouri on Saturday evening in Topeka and a FHSU win over Lincoln on Friday, Fort Hays State earned its first-ever regular season championship in the MIAA, sharing the title with Central Missouri. Both teams finished...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 6:47 PM
Fort Hays State had four players named to the All-MIAA Men's Basketball Team for 2012-13 on Monday (Mar. 4) and Mark Johnson was named MIAA Coach of the Year. Dwayne Brunson earned first-team honors, while Craig Nicholson was named MIAA Freshman of the...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 1:46 PM
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Across the nation, lawmakers are debating where to draw the line on young teen tanning, considering proposals that would make it illegal to expose minors to ultraviolet rays from sunlamps.
Those who support such a ban say the...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Film screenings and festivals: With the Academy Awards on Sunday evening, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and the American Cinematheque are presenting seminars and symposiums leading up to the big event....
| Mar 27, 2012
| 4:32 PM
The blacked-out, menacing-looking Jeep Grand Cherokee that debuted at the Houston Auto Show earlier this year now has a name, as well as a few new siblings. Jeep launched the ???Name My Ride??? contest to christen the production-intent model and......
| Feb 2, 2012
| 4:35 AM
A Fontana mother said Wednesday that she initially didn't know what hit her vehicle in a devesating crash that left her 11-month-old boy and three others dead....
| Jan 18, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Where to find foreign-language films in the running for Oscar...
| Nov 4, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Sundance Channel is bringing movie director Jane Campion to the small screen for a six-part miniseries starring Elisabeth Moss, as part of its ongoing move into scripted drama....