| May 24, 2012
| 4:29 AM
Long before the throngs of audience members generate "oohs" and "ahhs," the staff of the UniverSoul Circus begins to craft its unusual performances, spending months combing the globe for fresh acts.
The result includes performers such as the Shaolin Kung...
| May 27, 2012
| 2:40 PM
Information on events for Sunday, May 27th
Garden Grove Strawberry Festival
Sunday @ 10 a.m.
Village Green, Garden Grove
The Garden Grove Strawberry Festival is an opportunity to celebrate everything strawberry, from Strawberry...
| Jun 3, 2012
Sunday @ 9am Free! Stentorians of Los Angeles First CPR Training Marathon 1409 West Vernon Avenue Los Angeles You MUST pre-register! (323) 296 4690 www.lacostentorians.org If a friend or loved one had a heart attack, would you know what to do until help...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 7:13 AM
MFUWE, Zambia - We're nodding off in our tent, pitched under a tree, when the crunching and gnashing begin.
It's the hippos again, a half-dozen massive beasts climbing up from the Luangwa River for their nightly feed. During September, a hot, dry month...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 6:57 AM
UPDATE: House lawmakers declined to adopt that would make it illegal to possess "dangerous wild animals."
FRANKLIN — Debbie Jeter unlocked the chain-link fence door and stepped inside.
Less than 10 feet away was a 450-pound brown bear. The only...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 11:37 AM
The Kiwanis Club of Somerset talent night competition March 3 in the Somerset Area High School auditorium. Auditions at 1 p.m. Feb. 4 at the Somerset Angelican Church basement, 132 E. Union St., Somerset, for contestants under 21 and 1 p.m....
| Jan 25, 2012
| 1:01 PM
The elephants at the Hellabrunn Zoo in Munich, Germany, said their goodbyes this week to Lola, a baby elephant who died from a pulmonary embolism.
The herd gathered around and nuzzled her with their trunks before walking away. Lola, who was three...
| Jan 28, 2012
| 3:12 PM
If fiftysomething basketball players can spend thousands of dollars on fantasy camps with the likes of Coach K and MJ, if golfers make similar pilgrimages to the sport's birthplace in Scotland, why shouldn't hunters do the same at exotic venues in Africa?...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 4:20 AM
Welcome to our first live show of the season. Cat is shiny in gold. I won't lie -- I look forward to seeing what she's wearing each week.
Since we're only getting one show a week this season, I was worried we wouldn't get the group numbers we used to...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 5:41 PM
Last September when I visited the Dallas Zoo, I learned about its pioneering efforts to re-create an African savanna by mixing elephants and hoofed critters. Although other zoos have mixed giraffes, zebras, guinea fowl, etc., Dallas is the first zoo in...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 8:42 PM
When the word "circus" comes to mind, you may envision clowns, circus tents, elephants and elaborate costumes.
But think again. This time, imagine a circus without exotic creatures and where the performers are not nameless, faceless or hidden by...