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  • Phyllis Diller dies at 95; outlandish comedian

    Phyllis Diller dies at 95; outlandish comedian
    She was a self-described "cartoon," a zany housewife-turned-comedian with an electrified hairdo who broke into the male-dominated world of stand-up comedy in the 1950s with an outlandish wardrobe and a barrage of self-deprecating jokes punctuated by her...
  • Phyllis Diller's wacky-wig room

    Phyllis Diller's wacky-wig room
    Comic Phyllis Diller, who died Monday at 95, was one of former Hot Property columnist Ruth Ryon's favorite interview subjects. While doing a story on the entertainer at her Brentwood home more than a decade ago, Ryon discovered a prolific artist, a...
  • Lancaster mayor's wife doing community service

     
    City of Lancaster: The wife of Lancaster Mayor R. Rex Parris is getting “invaluable” experience as she serves 120 hours of community service--her punishment for carrying a loaded handgun through a security checkpoint at Burbank's Bob Hope...
  • North Hollywood man killed by freight train

     
    A 59-year-old North Hollywood man was struck and killed by a freight train not far from Bob Hope Airport, police said Sunday....
  • 1952 Olympic Telethon

     
    Three old friends, Bing Crosby and Bob Hope at table and Dorothy Lamour at microphone, lead 14 1/2 hour Olympic Telethon that received more than $1,000,000 in pledges for the U.S. Olympic team....
  • PASSINGS: John Finnegan, Nan Merriman, Sidney Reznick

    PASSINGS: John Finnegan, Nan Merriman, Sidney Reznick
    John Finnegan Character actor appeared regularly on 'Columbo' John Finnegan, 85, a character actor who portrayed a scout in the 1984 baseball film "The Natural" and regularly appeared on television's "Columbo," died Sunday at his Palm Desert home from...
  • Mary Lou Retton, Doug Flutie and Bob Hope

     
    Heisman Trophy winner Doug Flutie and Bob Hope hoist Olympic gymnastics champion Mary Lou Retton while taping Hope's Dec. 16 Christmas TV show....
  • Glendale councilman appeals his removal from Metrolink board

     
    To his surprise and dismay, Glendale Councilman Ara Najarian has been replaced with Los Angeles County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas on the Metrolink board of directors, where Najarian had served for six years....
  • Officials break ground on transit center at Bob Hope Airport

     
    Officials broke ground this week on a long-planned $112.6-million transit center at Bob Hope Airport in Burbank....
  • Wife of Lancaster mayor cited for carrying loaded gun at airport

     
    City of Lancaster: The wife of Lancaster Mayor R. Rex Parris was cited last week for carrying a loaded handgun through a security check-point at Burbank Bob Hope Airport, authorities confirmed....
  • Bob Welch dies at 66; Fleetwood Mac guitarist and singer

    Bob Welch dies at 66; Fleetwood Mac guitarist and singer
    Guitarist and singer Bob Welch, whose work in the early 1970s for Fleetwood Mac set the stage for the band's multi-platinum success later in the decade, died on Thursday at his home in Nashville. He was 66. According to a spokesman for the Nashville...