Strong California quake causes injuries, damage

...managers to respond to residents and critical infrastructure that were affected.The earthquake sent at least 87 people to Queen of the Valley hospital. Most patients had cuts, bumps, bruises, said Vanessa DeGier, spokeswoman for the Napa hospital...

Smokey Robinson, still writing, duets with friends

...thing."Mary's visionRobinson says he's been watching and listening to Mary J. Blige since she debuted in 1992 as the "queen of hip-hop soul.""Mary has done a metamorphosis from when I first met her," he said. "She came from having the image...


...6:30.Tickets are $20 for adults, and $10 for children 12 and younger. Tickets are available at Tudor's Cleaners, Queens borough National Bank, Surrey Center Pharmancy and Rick's Paint and Body.? The Gamecocks Club Kickoff Meeting will be...

Manchester United stunned in opener under new manager

...manager following Tony Pulis' surprising departure on Thursday.There were mixed fortunes for the Premier League newcomers. Queens Park Rangers, which made an instant return to the topflight, lost 1-0 at home to Hull. But Leicester, which has been away...

Country legend Loretta Lynn back at Bell again

...country music superstar Loretta Lynn, who has been singing on it for nearly 50 years.She was billed as "America's New Queen of Country Music" when she performed in the historic entertainment venue on April 2, 1965, just 14 days before her 33rd birthday...

Literary festival set for November

...will launch a new series next year tied to the blockbuster Disney movie.The first two books, Anna & Elsa #1: All Hail the Queen and Anna & Elsa #2: Memory and Magic, are scheduled for January.The author will be Erica David, who has written more than...

World's Fair sites still a part of Queens

...rattles into the elevated station in Corona, Queens: a gigantic steel sphere, two rocket ships...the area today is as much about 21st century Queens as it is a walk down memory lane. Many of Queens' contemporary cultural institutions ? like...

Sara Ashley Sparks - James Daniel Dowdy

...GA., sister of the groom, Miss Jessica Justice of Columbia, SC., Miss Tara Rigdon of Ocilla, GA., and Miss Katie Queen of Louisville, KY., all friends of the bride. The groom chose his father to serve as his best man. Groomsmen were Mr...

Manchester City set to defend English Premier League title

...Southampton, whose fire sale has seen three players head to Anfield.Tottenham's first match under Mauricio Pochettino is at West Ham and Everton visits Leicester, one of three promoted side along with Burnley and Queens Park Rangers.


...Calif., Katie Ledecky beat defending champion Missy Franklin to win the 200-meter freestyle in a showdown of teen swimming queens at the U.S. national championships.Ledecky, 17, led the last 150 meters and touched in a career-best 1 minute, 55...