Archive: August, 2014

Danny Manning Tulsa

March 31st, 2012
Danny Manning Tulsa

Danny Manning Tulsa, TULSA ATHLETIC director Ross Parmley hoped no one would notice Danny Manning touring the University of Tulsa campus earlier this week. That isn’t easy when the subject is a 6-foot-10 guy who spent 15 years in the NBA. It is made more difficult when about 3,000 people are at your basketball arena […]

Sean Payton Suspension

March 31st, 2012
Sean Payton Suspension

Sean Payton Suspension, New Orleans coach Sean Payton is appealing his seasonlong suspension from the league for his role in the Saints’ bounty system. He isn’t the only one looking for relief from penalties handed down by commissioner Roger Goodell. General manager Mickey Loomis, assistant coach Joe Vitt and the Saints organization each decided to […]

Amanda Knox Italian Court

March 31st, 2012
Amanda Knox Italian Court

Amanda Knox Italian Court, Amanda Knox may appear in an Italian courtroom again. But this time, Italians and the press will only get to see her on a screen, via video conference from Seattle, if she testifies in the defamation case against her parents. Knox is the only witness expected to defend her parents, Curt […]

Cesar Chavez Day

March 31st, 2012
Cesar Chavez Day

Cesar Chavez Day, Honoring Cesar Chavez, more than 500 Chico State University students turned out Friday to work in the community. They washed fire engines, cleaned up along city streets and talked to elementary school students about Chavez. Chico State was closed Friday in observance of Cesar Chavez Day, which is today. In connection with […]

Mirror Mirror Review

March 30th, 2012
Mirror Mirror Review

Mirror Mirror Review, Top-billed Julia Roberts is comprehensively miscast in “Mirror Mirror,” the first of the year’s two big-budget, live-action “Snow White” movies. Even so, this pretty bauble of a picture — which looks like it was filmed in a giant snow globe – scrapes together enough invention, exuberance and goofiness to skate over this […]

Izu Peninsula, Japan

March 30th, 2012
Izu Peninsula, Japan

Izu Peninsula, Japan, The Izu Peninsula (Izu Hanto) is a resort area about 100 kilometers southwest of Tokyo, popular for its hot springs, beautiful coastlines, beaches, mild climate, scenic mountainous interior and views of Mount Fuji from its western coast. The peninsula’s eastern coast and the Shuzenji area are well connected with Tokyo by trains, […]