| Jun 4, 2014
| 1:12 AM
As he conceded in the primary race for governor of California on Tuesday night, Tim Donnelly urged his supporters to carry on their fight to defend liberty. But, foreshadowing a potentially deep and problematic rift for the California Republican Party...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 5:00 AM
That sound you hear is establishment Republicans exhaling, from Eureka to Yucaipa to Washington, D.C.
By emerging from the primary scrum to face incumbent Democrat Jerry Brown, Neel Kashkari hasn’t greatly shortened the long odds against a...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 2:11 PM
Former Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle Josh Brent was released from jail on Sunday, according to the Dallas County sheriff's office.
Brent, 26, was convicted of intoxication manslaughter in January.
In December 2012, Brent drunken car crash killed his...
| May 4, 2014
| 8:47 PM
The numbers are in, and they're eye-catching: Gov. Jerry Brown's "soak the rich" tax increase really did drench them.
And it made California's harmful tax volatility that the governor regularly rails about even worse.
Tax volatility — the...
| May 13, 2014
| 3:28 PM
At long last, Gov. Jerry Brown has stopped ignoring the burgeoning fiscal sinkhole that is CalSTRS, the state teacher retirement fund. The question now is whether he can sell his plan to lawmakers and the schools in their districts.
| May 14, 2014
| 7:28 PM
An aide to Jerry Brown confirmed Wednesday that the governor was wrong when he said global warming would eventually cause rising seawater to inundate Los Angeles International Airport.
Citing new studies, Brown called attention to the global warming...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 5:40 PM
SACRAMENTO -- With every part of California suffering from the drought, Gov. Jerry Brown issued a new executive order on Friday in an attempt to provide some relief from the persistent dry conditions across the state.
Brown's actions run the gamut...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 7:01 AM
Olympic and Paralympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius is currently standing trial in South Africa after being accused of killing his girlfriend, 29-year-old model Reeva Steenkamp, on Valentine's Day in 2013. His lawyers have said the shooting was a tragic...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 7:13 PM
Two NFL players violated league protocol on dealing with concussions in last weekend's wild-card playoff games, according to a document obtained by the Associated Press.
The document was a letter sent by the chairmen of the NFL's head, neck and spine...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 9:53 AM
DALLAS — Former Dallas Cowboys player Josh Brent was sentenced Friday to 180 days in jail and 10 years of probation for a drunken car crash that killed his friend and teammate, Jerry Brown.
Brent was convicted Wednesday of intoxication...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 10:09 PM
Former Dallas Cowboys player Josh Brent was convicted of intoxication manslaughter Wednesday for a fiery wreck that killed his teammate and close friend, Jerry Brown.
He faces up to 20 years in prison for a December 2012 wreck after a night of...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 6:37 PM
You never see it coming.
I have gotten to know players from across this state for 20-plus years, easily one of the best parts of my job.
I pray and hope all the kids I encounter find their way, get into college, get a degree and take the lessons...