| Aug 11, 2013
I'm a huge fan of riding a bike to work in the summer. I can't think of a simpler way to save money, help the environment and squeeze in a little exercise.
It's funny, then, that I keep not doing it. It's sort of astonishing, really.
I mean, I've...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 6:24 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. — Passengers waiting to board the Dumbo the Flying Elephant ride at Walt Disney World used to stand in long lines that snaked along the sun-baked pavement.
Riders are now ushered into an air-conditioned tent, where kids can play on...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 4:07 PM
OAKLAND -- Police here Tuesday confirmed that the body found outside a park near Vacaville on Friday was that of missing federal investigator Sandra Coke.
In a brief news conference, police spokeswoman Johnna Watson said the Alameda County coroner had...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 7:00 AM
A “high-risk” sex offender with convictions for rape and kidnapping is considered a person of interest in the death of federal investigator Sandra Coke, authorities said.
Investigators believe Randy Alana, 56, was with Coke the evening of...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 4:23 PM
There must be something in the air. The day after Dorney Park announced a new 75-foot 6-slide complex at Wildwater Kingdom, nearby Six Flags Great Adventure in New Jersey announced it will build a world-record-breaking drop ride in 2014. Six Flags...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 11:56 AM
NEW YORK -- A 5-year-old boy was recovering from a broken leg Thursday after he became frightened while riding a kiddie roller coaster at Coney Island, wriggled his way out of the car he was in, and fell.
Witnesses said the little boy, whose name was...
| May 30, 2013
| 11:32 AM
Superman is getting a new logo for his 75th anniversary. Warner Bros. and DC Entertainment today unveiled a new commemorative […]...
| May 24, 2013
| 12:32 PM
Here's something that might make you wish you had X-ray vision. A Minnesota man found a rare copy of “Action […]...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 8:42 AM
Superman looks good for 75. The Last Son of Krypton's 75th anniversary coincides with the June 14 release of “Man ......
| Sep 3, 2013
| 4:14 PM
Prosecutors charged a 26-year-old North Hollywood man Tuesday with killing a woman who died after falling from a moving car on the 210 Freeway.
Ricardo “Rick” Jimenez, 26, used a knife on the woman moments before her death, authorities...
| Aug 16, 2013
The community came through with donations and the organizers of the annual For Our Kids Sake bus trip took three bus loads of area children to the Six Flags amusement park in Jackson, N.J., on Aug. 10.
The weather also cooperated as it was sunny but not...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 9:38 AM
Multiple lanes on the southbound 5 Freeway near Six Flags Magic Mountain in Santa Clarita are expected to be closed for several hours Monday morning for emergency bridge repairs.
Bridge engineers and maintenance crews will be inspecting a portion of the...