| May 17, 2013
| 11:49 AM
As the world’s go-to Beatles ambassador (sorry, Ringo), Paul McCartney has been busy lately.
In 2012, the still-cute ex-Beatle was a reliable fixture at Queen Elizabeth’s Diamond Jubilee Concert, the Summer Olympics in London and the “...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 1:16 PM
The Virginia Sports Hall of Fame and Museum announced its Class of 2013 on Monday, and it has several local ties.
Roanoke College All-American Frank Allen, former Virginia Tech football player Cornell Brown, and Virginia Tech sportscaster Bill Roth...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 11:51 AM
The son of Disney's original Imagineer, Roger Broggie Jr. began working for the man he called "Uncle Walt" as a boy in 1950 when he tended the backyard railway at the studio mogul's Holmby Hills home.
Broggie was 11 when he and his younger brother,...
| Dec 30, 2012
The queen's Diamond Jubilee was a chance to look back at 60 years of colorful suits and hats. And everyone seemed more than eager to hop aboard the royal train, including Pantone, which color-coded her highness' most iconic outfits, and...
| Dec 30, 2012
Body by Beckham
Women weren't the only ones baring skin in ads this year. Fast fashion giant H&M debuted its first Super Bowl ad for the David Beckham Bodywear collection, starring the soccer star in his skivvies. During the London Summer Olympics,...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 2:44 PM
If you fell behind on your San Fernando and San Gabriel Valley sports news in the pre-holiday rush, here's your chance to catch up on the biggest developments of the past two weeks.
The Glendale Fighting Club's Ronda Rousey took a break from preparing...
| Dec 29, 2012
| 11:09 PM
The Summer Olympics in London helped transfix the eyes of the sports world on representatives of Newport-Mesa.
No spotlight was as brilliant as that created when Misty May-Treanor and her partner met fellow Newport Harbor High alumnus April Ross and her...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 6:25 PM
When the Summer Olympics began with the staid Queen of England taking part in a James Bond skit filmed for the best opening ceremony ever, you knew the biggest event on the global sports calendar had a chance to be a celebration of both winning and...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 6:26 PM
Wrestling was present at the creation.
It is in the Book of Genesis, where Jacob goes to the mat with an angel.
It is portrayed on a renowned, 2,500-year-old Greek vase, with Hercules wrestling the life out of the previously invincible Antaeus.
| May 21, 2013
| 7:05 AM
The beauty pageant each April at the Rattlesnake Roundup in Sweetwater, Texas, requires traditional skills like interview poise, evening-gown fashion and talent, but also some ability and inclination to milk and skin rattlers. High school senior Kyndra...
| May 8, 2013
| 12:30 PM
NBC won 10 kudos at the 34th annual Sports Emmy Awards in New York on Tuesday, part of 23 hauled in by the NBC Sports Group.
HBO was second among individual networks receiving honors from the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences with six,...
| May 8, 2013
| 11:15 PM
If you were at the Sunset League swim finals at Newport Harbor High last week and you did a double take because you thought you saw Aaron Peirsol, well, that's because you did.
Aaron is back in Newport Beach. If you see him please welcome him as for the...