Posts Tagged California

Order for Kelly Rutherford to bring children to US halted

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge has halted an order that granted actress Kelly Rutherford temporary custody of her two young children to return them from Monaco to Los Angeles.

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Stanford, San Jose St. to host Super Bowl practices

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The two Super Bowl teams will practice for next year’s game in the Bay Area on the campuses of Stanford and San Jose State.

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Steve Martin reflects on his career as he receives AFI honor

In this June 23, 2014 file photo, Steve Martin poses during "The Un-Private Collection: Eric Fischl and Steve Martin," an art talk presented by The Broad museum in Santa Monica, Calif. Martin will receive the American Film Institute’s 43th Life Achievement Award at a private ceremony on June 4, 2015, in Hollywood.  (Photo by Ryan Miller/Invision/AP, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — In the early 1980s, when Steve Martin was a fledgling movie star, he recalls attending the American Film Institute’s celebration of Frank Capra and how Hollywood glitterati swirled around the Oscar-winning filmmaker.

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Bob Baffert grows into racing’s grateful elder statesman

ADVANCE FOR WEEKEND EDITIONS, MAY 30-31 - In this photo taken Thursday, May 21, 2015, Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert speaks during a interview at Santa Anita in Arcadia, Calif. Wearing a cowboy hat and boots, Baffert had already conquered the quarter horse world and was ready to take aim at the bigger money and prestige offered by training thoroughbreds. It wasn’t long before he piled up 11 wins in Triple Crown races and ditched his big hat but kept the boots. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Bob Baffert came blasting into thoroughbred racing in Southern California talking smack. Wearing a cowboy hat and boots, he had already conquered the quarter horse world and was ready to take aim at the bigger money and prestige offered by training regally-bred thoroughbreds.

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Sharper set for change-of-plea in sex assault case

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Former NFL star Darren Sharper is moving closer to resolving charges that he drugged and sexually assaulted women in four states.

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