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Books on Monday: Wilma Unlimited

By Leslie Lindsay

You know how your kids can teach you things…like that plaid and polka-dots really do go together? And bunnies are actually good for the compost pile? 442 more words

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The real "McFarland USA" beach scene, from the album of Silvia Diaz

One of the more touching scenes in the movie “McFarland USA” – as in  get-out-your-Kleenex and hankies – is when coach Jim White, played by Kevin Costner, takes his team to the beach for the first time in most of the runners’ lives. 746 more words

Photos from the Bakersfield sneak peek of "McFarland USA"

I went to the Bakersfield sneak peek of the new Disney movie “McFarland USA” tonight – it was excellent, by the way – and promised myself I was just going to watch the movie like a regular person and not shoot any pictures. 436 more words

LSUS baseball ready for season to begin

The long wait for the next baseball season is finally over as the LSU Shreveport Pilots are set to begin the 2015 season with a three-game road trip in Oklahoma City this weekend. 1,172 more words


Homicide and DUI charges filed in crash that killed woman

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Vehicular homicide charges have been filed in a Tuesday night crash at Comanche and Getwell.

Donna Dixon, 55, was killed, and a 21-year-old woman is in the hospital. 149 more words


Man Who Set Fire To Former Sex Partner's Corpse Arrested For Arson In San Francisco's Castro

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A man convicted in one of San Francisco’s most bizarre crimes is under arrest after being tied to at least one recent arson case in the city’s Castro neighborhood. 167 more words