| Jul 15, 2014
| 8:07 AM
The World Series of Poker winnowed down to its final nine players Monday night, and they represent six countries: Brazil, Netherlands, Norway, Spain, Sweden and the United States. The players will return to the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino on Nov. 10 to...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 5:05 AM
SEATTLE Joe Vaughn took his camera-equipped drone and went to town, hovering it near a topless Lisa Pleiss.
Pleiss was alarmed. The police were called.
And now Vaughn is worried not only about a $10,000 fine but also the future of his business. He's...
| Jun 25, 2014
Like a five-star high school recruit in his senior year, college athletics is at a crossroads. Pressure from current players, former players and lawsuits means a system of paying college students to play sports is finally getting serious attention....
| May 14, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Source: University of Nebraska Medical Center
Pressure ulcers, commonly called bedsores, are a big problem in the United States. More than 2.5 million Americans develop pressure ulcers every year, with about 60,000 people dying...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 9:36 PM
WASHINGTON — As part of its campaign to address climate change, the White House on Wednesday unveiled a website to serve as a one-stop location for the enormous amount of climate data housed at different federal agencies.
The initiative to make...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 6:00 AM
WASHINGTON -- As part of its campaign to step up efforts to address climate change, the White House on Wednesday announced the creation of a new website to serve as a one-stop location for the enormous amount of climate data housed at different federal...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 7:18 PM
David Rowley, who works in commercial real estate, has been named president of the South Coast Metro Alliance.
The business group serves building owners and property managers in the commercial sector along and around the Costa Mesa-Santa Ana border near...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 2:30 PM
CBS Corp. has elevated Shannon Jacobs to senior VP of communications. The announcement was made Monday by Dana McClintock, exec VP of communications, to whom Jacobs will continue to report.
Jacobs will now manage the New York-based corporate...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Thanks to learned scientists, I've discovered that I suffer from a mental problem afflicting millions of Americans.
It's not really a disease. It's more like a peculiarity, one that irritates polite society yet may be corrected with surgery to the...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 5:30 PM
A veteran educator with experience in California and Texas was named Wednesday as president of California State University Long Beach.
Jane Close Conoley, 66, is currently serving as dean of the Gevirtz Graduate School of Education at the University...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 3:44 PM
HARTFORD — The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating if a WFSB employee violated agency regulations when he flew a drone equipped with a camera over the scene of a fatal car crash on Feb. 1.
"The FAA became aware of the incident last...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 5:28 PM
Too much pasta landed three University of Oklahoma athletes on the wrong side of the NCAA rule book.
The unusual case, first reported Wednesday by the Oklahoman, came after the trio attended a graduation banquet in 2013. To restore their eligibility,...