| Nov 23, 2010
| 3:34 PM
Entering the latest installment of the women's portion of the California Community College Cross-Country Championship, it figured to be a toss up between Glendale Community College and San Diego Southwestern battling for state supremacy.
| Dec 8, 2010
| 8:42 AM
FRESNO, Calif. ( KTLA) -- A Fresno County teen wrestler is fighting sexual battery charges after he rammed his fingers into the rectum of an opponent.
Buchanan High School wrestler, 17-year-old Preston Hill, tackled a teammate and executed a move...
| Apr 1, 2009
Auf Wiedersehen, " Project Runway." Bravo's "The Fashion Show" will bring its own design competition flair this spring.
Bravo announced its 15 professional designers for its new fashion competition series "The Fashion Show," which debuts on Thursday, May...
| Mar 17, 2010
When most of us think of cancer we don't envision laughter.
But for a group of women - some with incurable cancer - who receive treatment on Wednesdays at California Oncology of the Central Valley in northeast Fresno, finding humor in the absurd is...
| May 27, 2010
Boysen: The standard of quality in hybrid blackberry flavor, rich and distinctive; fruit is large, soft, juicy and dark purple when fully ripe. Originated as a cross of Logan (see below) with an Eastern dewberry (trailing blackberry) such as Lucretia or...
| May 27, 2010
To the uninitiated, the boysenberry may look like a big, blowzy, underripe blackberry, but it is in fact a noble fruit, as distinct from a common blackberry as a thoroughbred is from a mule.
Large, dark purple, juicy and intense, it derives its unique...
| Mar 27, 2009
Drummer for Motown
Uriel Jones, 74, a drummer whose versatile, passionate beat fueled classic Motown hits by the Temptations, the Four Tops and Smokey Robinson and the Miracles, died Tuesday at a Detroit-area hospital after complications...
| Jun 19, 2009
Nic Fiore, one of America's most influential ski instructors and a legendary figure at Yosemite's Badger Pass ski area, where he taught skiing for more than 50 years, has died. He was 88.
Fiore, who underwent heart surgery in 2004 and had a stroke in...
| Jan 10, 2010
Frank Ramirez, known to generations of customers as Mr. Panchito in honor of the Mexican restaurant he owned for more than 35 years in San Gabriel, has died. He was 88.
Ramirez died Dec. 18 at a San Gabriel hospital a week after having a heart attack,...
| Mar 1, 2010
Gene Chenault, one half of a pioneering team that helped to revolutionize rock radio programming in the 1960s with the "Boss Radio" format, first at KHJ in Los Angeles and then coast to coast, has died. He was 90.
Chenault died of non-Hodgkin lymphoma...
| Mar 6, 2010
Lolly Vegas, 70, the lead singer and guitarist for Redbone, a Native American rock band that had a million-selling hit in 1974 with the bouncy “Come and Get Your Love,” died in his sleep Thursday at his home in...
| May 16, 2008
Time and again, state regulators warned Orange County Fair officials that they were giving board members far too many free tickets to concerts and other events.
The handouts, they said, might be an inappropriate use of public funds.
And time and again,...