| Dec 19, 2010
Charles M. "Chuck" Jordan, a former General Motors vice president of design whose early successes as a chief designer included the 1959 Cadillac Eldorado, a space-age icon with enormous tail fins, has died. He was 83.
Jordan died of lymphoma Dec. 9 at...
| Aug 2, 2010
| 8:58 PM
Members of an Orange County family that lost a father and three sons in a crash involving a man accused of drunken driving said Monday they were grieving but not vengeful.
Forgiveness is what Roy McConnell — who died with his sons early Sunday in...
| Aug 7, 2010
| 8:01 PM
We are well into the summer months, and if you're looking for an added bonus to throw into your beach bag, consider some of the following fun frolics.
Fiction author Francesca Sewell is having a serious case of writer's block in Louise Shaffer's "Looking...
| Feb 1, 2011
| 5:01 AM
(Reuters) - Close U.S ally Jordan's King Abdullah on Tuesday asked his former ex-military adviser Marouf Bakhit to form a new cabinet, an official said.
The official said the monarch officially accepted the resignation of Prime Minister Samir Rifai, a...
| Sep 25, 2010
San Quentin Prison's warden walked to the death row cell of Albert Greenwood Brown on Aug. 31 and read a warrant informing him of his scheduled execution this week.
Prison staff then examined the convicted rapist and murderer to ensure his veins were...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 7:12 PM
Citing alack of living witnesses and suspects, the Jackson County Prosecutor's office finally cleared the Civil Rights-era Leon Jordan murder case.
Police re-opened it last year at the urging of Alvin Sykes who pushes authorities to re-open old civil...
| Dec 14, 2011
Jordan Reeves was born just right. In fact, Born Just Right is the name of the blog her mom started ahead of her birth almost seven years ago. She was born with an arm with a hand and an arm with a full humerus that stops at the growth plate. Never...
| May 15, 2011
| 6:40 PM
Israeli troops shot Palestinian protesters who surged toward its frontiers with Syria, Lebanon and Gaza on Sunday, killing at least 13 people on the day Palestinians mourn the establishment of Israel in 1948.
In the deadliest such confrontation in...
| May 19, 2011
| 10:43 AM
WASHINGTON -- The United States will support efforts for reform across the Middle East and North Africa, including "transitions toward democracy," President Barack Obama said Thursday in what the White House billed as a major speech laying out U.S. policy...
| Jun 6, 2011
| 12:34 PM
While the end of the school year typically brings excitement for the start of summer, sometime students can feel unsure about leaving behind the security and familiarity of their school day.
Often they will express feelings of sadness about missing the...
| Feb 12, 2012
| 6:55 AM
Local author Kathryn Jordan's new book "VOICES - Words From Wise Women" is set to hit bookstores on April 24. You can buy it on pre-release on Amazon right now.
The book talks about leadership tools for both work and life. It provides insight for women...
| Sep 12, 2009
| 9:01 AM