| Nov 15, 2012
| 8:29 AM
The Eurozone is back in a recession, its first in three years, as gross domestic product for the debt-plagued 17-nation bloc contracted 0.1% in the third quarter from the earlier quarter.
In the second quarter, the currency collective tightened 0.2%,...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 2:03 PM
TALLAHASSEE -- Florida State sprinter and Olympian Josh Mance was cleared Tuesday of all charges pertaining to a gunplay incident last month that allegedly involved he and another FSU athlete.
The state attorney's office submitted to Mance's attorneys...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 6:55 PM
Terrorism returned to domestic soil on Monday, and a horrified nation watched.
Two explosions rocked the finish line of the Boston Marathon, restarting a flood of emotions hauntingly familiar to anyone who lived through Sept. 11, 2001.
| Apr 16, 2013
| 4:50 PM
With an eye on the future, the CIF Southern Section remembered its past when it unveiled its “100 Athletes for 100 Years” on Saturday at a reception in Los Angeles.
The list featured three former local standouts who helped blaze trails...
| Apr 17, 2013
President Barack Obama has made it official. The Boston Marathon bombing was an "act of terror."
Here's my message to whoever is responsible: I don't feel terrorized; I feel mad.
And furthermore, you will be found.
I don't yet know who you are or...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 7:25 AM
Springfield, MO: A world famous athlete with roots right here in The Ozarks is back in town to host an event this weekend. John Howard is an Olympian, A former world record holder and an Ironman Champ.
He joined Ozarks Today to talk about his support...
| Oct 26, 2010
Richard S. Stevens, who had leadership roles with the Disneyland Hotel, Queen Mary and Balboa Bay Club during a wide-ranging business career, has died. He was 80.
Stevens died Oct. 14 in his sleep at his Newport Beach home, said his wife, Joan.
| Nov 8, 2011
Joe Frazier, the heavyweight boxing champion who in 1971 became the first fighter to defeat Muhammad Ali, then lost two epic rematches including a ferocious battle known as the "Thrilla in Manila," died Monday night. He was 67.
Smokin' Joe, as he was...
| Dec 30, 2011
Julia Sampson Hayward
Champion tennis player in 1950s
Julia Sampson Hayward, 77, a champion tennis player who won the women's doubles and mixed doubles titles at the 1953 Australian Open, died Tuesday at her home in Newport Beach of complications from a...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 7:14 PM
Month after month, the financial forecasts for the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum seemed as sunny as could be.
General Manager Patrick Lynch would tell his bosses on the Coliseum Commission that the box office from rave concerts was brisk and a...
| Mar 9, 2011
Singer had No. 1 hit with 'Running Bear'
Johnny Preston, 71, who had a No. 1 pop single in 1960 with "Running Bear," died Friday at a hospital in Beaumont, Texas, his son Scott told the Associated Press. The elder Preston had bypass...
| Oct 23, 2011
Patrick Lynch, while serving as general manager of the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, received hundreds of thousands of dollars from a stadium contractor who deposited the money in a Miami bank, according to interviews and documents.
The contractor, Tony...