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  • Jessica Lange Says Comparisons To Caitlyn Jenner Are 'So Wonderful'
    published on Tue, 02 Jun 2015 00:51:33 GMT
    Caitlyn Jenner, formerly known as Bruce Jenner, introduced herself to the world today in her Vanity Fair cover story . Soon after, Twitter flooded with praise for Jenner, including tweets of support from her family and celebrities ....
  • Caitlyn Jenner's Older Children Won't Appear On Her Docuseries
    published on Mon, 01 Jun 2015 20:56:42 GMT
    The series will give viewers a look into Jenner's life as a woman, and though a promo that aired at the NBCU Cable Upfront in May included her youngest daughters and stepdaughters, Jenner revealed to Vanity Fair that her oldest children, from her first two marriages, would not be appearing on the show. Jenner told the magazine she was initially "terribly disappointed and terribly hurt" by Burt, Casey, Brody and Brandon's decisions to not be involved with the series, but it's something she's come...
  • Why do South Asian children win spelling bees?
    published on Sat, 30 May 2015 03:51:23 GMT
    While you were out taking your kid to baseball practice or music class, Puthenveedu Jayakrishnan was helping his 12-year-old daughter spell words that don't readily surface in daily life. Jayakrishnan is among thousands of Indian-American parents who encourage education at home....
  • Kris Jenner Quashes Rob Kardashian Rehab Rumors
    published on Fri, 29 May 2015 20:57:46 GMT
    A South Florida-based blog called Gossip Extra reported Thursday that Kardashian had checked into a drug and alcohol rehab center in Palm Beach over the weekend for a 60-day treatment. The blog's source was Mark Behar, a celebrity bodyguard who allegedly knows the reality star....
  • Florence Welch's Beckham break
    published on Fri, 29 May 2015 17:42:42 GMT
    The 'What Kind of Man' singer was left with the agonising injury after she fell off stage during her performance at the music festival in Indio, California, in April. The break was to the third metatarsal, the same bone David snapped ahead of the 2002 soccer World Cup in Japan, a common ailment suffered by professional players....
  • Scary Footage From The Kardashian Car Crash Reveals Kim Wasn't Wearing Her Seatbelt
    published on Thu, 28 May 2015 14:51:13 GMT
    Back in February, Kim Kardashian, Khloe Kardashian, Kylie Jenner and North West were involved in a car accident after a ski trip in Montana . It turns out that cameras were rolling at the time their car skidded off the road into a ditch....
  • Rapper Lil B Could Be Warriors' Secret Weapon
    published on Wed, 27 May 2015 00:27:50 GMT
    Recording artist Lil B performs at the 2015 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Club on April 10, 2015, in Indio, California. Some believe that a Bay Area rap star may have magical sway when it comes to a Warriors win against the Houston Rockets on Wednesday....
  • Weinstein: Top 10 workout songs to boost performance
    published on Tue, 26 May 2015 08:34:02 GMT
    Weinstein: Top 10 workout songs to boost performance Ten tracks that will see you through to the finish line Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1HtDOkp AC/DC performs onstage during day 1 of the 2015 Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival at The Empire Polo Club on April 17, 2015 in Indio, California. Whether it's a trip to the gym or a stroll through the neighborhood for an hour of cardio, my trusty iPod is the last thing I grab before heading out the door....
  • This date in baseball
    published on Sat, 23 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT
    Former pitcher Joe Wood hit a home run for the win. 1935 - In the first major league night game in Cincinnati, the Reds beat the Philadelphia Phillies 2-1 before 25,000....
  • Abraham Lopez Focused To Make Up For Lost Time
    published on Fri, 22 May 2015 21:46:58 GMT
    Prior to March 20, Abraham Lopez had not stepped in a ring in three years. There were important things he had to accomplish, including completing his education to become a respiratory therapist....
  • West Coast Report: Riverside County Is Red HotRead More
    published on Fri, 22 May 2015 02:25:06 GMT
    First, Philadelphia's Eric "The Outlaw" Hunter battles Antonio Escalante in the main event on Friday, May 22, at Fantasy Springs Casino in Indio. The Golden Boy Promotions card also features China's giant heavyweight Taishan Dong....
  • Abraham Lopez To Face Alfred Tetteh in Indio
    published on Thu, 21 May 2015 06:57:53 GMT
    Unbeaten featherweight Abraham Lopez will fight Alfred Tetteh this Friday night, Golden Boy Promotions Vice President and matchmaker Eric Gomez told BoxingScene.com on Wednesday. The 10 round bout will be the co-feature of the Golden Boy Promotions card that will take place at the Fantasy Springs Casino Resort in Indio, Calif....
  • TV/Radio schedule
    published on Thu, 21 May 2015 04:43:08 GMT
    9 p.m. - Boxing: Eric Hunter vs. Antonio Escalante in a super welterweight bout in Indio, Calif....
  • Linell Hoffmann: We call ourselves a Redskinsa
    published on Fri, 15 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    On the first day of my freshman year at Chowchilla High School, we were taken on a tour of the school by upperclassmen. I remember walking along with my freshman class on that breezy day in September and feeling excited, nervous and a little scared....
  • Rachel Harrison to Bring Three Young Framers to Regen Projects This Summer
    published on Fri, 15 May 2015 04:14:44 GMT
    Regen Projects is please to present Three Young Framers , an exhibition of new work by New York-based artist Rachel Harrison . The exhibition runs June 6 - July 18, 2015, with an opening reception on Saturday, June 6 from 6 to 8 p.m. The exhibition reflects on what it means to frame a subject, in a time when subjects tend to frame themselves....
  • Rock in Rio USA: A festival game-changer? www.utsandiego.com...
    published on Thu, 14 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    Fireworks go off between acts at the Rock in Rio USA music festival in Las Vegas. - K.C. Alfred / UT San Diego Fireworks go off between acts at the Rock in Rio USA music festival in Las Vegas....
  • Burroughs baseball waits out win against rival Burbank
    published on Fri, 15 May 2015 06:29:00 GMT
    In a ballgame that ultimately took four hours to determine a winner, the Burroughs High and Burbank baseball teams concluded the regular season on a cold night that saw heavy rain, thunderstorms and lightning - the latter forcing a 90-minute delay during the sixth inning. At 9:30 p.m., three and a half hours after the first pitch was thrown, the rain ceased, the 30-minute wait rule for a lightning strike lapsed and the teams resumed play....
  • Eric Hunter-Antonio Escalante Set To Battle in Indio
    published on Thu, 14 May 2015 03:35:44 GMT
    Philadelphia's Eric "The Outlaw" Hunter is set to kick-off Memorial Day Weekend when he faces seasoned contender Antonio Escalante of El Paso, Texas on Friday, May 22 in a 10-round super welterweight bout as the main event for Golden Boy Live on FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes from Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, Calif. Added to the action, in the televised opening bout, Chinese heavyweight sensation Taishan , will face an opponent yet to be named in a four-round heavyweight opening televi...
  • EPA Recognizes Santa Ynez Chumash for Achievements in Zero Waste, Food Recovery
    published on Thu, 14 May 2015 05:31:00 GMT
    Since 2013, as part of its efforts under the Food Recovery Challenge, the Chumash Casino Resort have prevented more than 13 tons of food waste from entering landfills, and increased animal feeding of food scraps to more than 80 tons. "Through their participation in EPA's Food Recovery Challenge, the Chumash are providing much needed leadership in the Pacific Southwest," said Jared Blumenfeld, EPA's regional administrator for the Pacific Southwest....
  • Metallica brings the pyro and power as Rock in Rio USA closes its first weekend
    published on Sun, 10 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    Metallica performs as headliner for the crowd ending Day 2 of Rock in Rio USA on Saturday, May 9, 2015. Twice this weekend, I ran into Roberto Medina randomly at the Rock in Rio USA festival....