When 1-2-3-4-5, Powerball 6 are the winning numbers in the third-largest lottery jackpot in American history, I will begin executing my plan.
As a projected Powerball winner of the Wednesday, Aug. 23, drawing I expect $400-million-plus, after taxes, to soon be in my checkbook.
It’s easy to complain about what you don’t have, it’s actually far more challenging to have more than you ever could imagine. And a major hurdle is that rich people become very popular.
I can envision requests for a slice of the freshly minted wealth from everyone from mere acquaintances to distant members of the family tree to
DANA POINT The city’s last summer concert at Sea Terrace Park, Sunday, Aug 20, was pretty groovy .
Titled the “British Invasion,” the event featured performances by My Generation, The Ultimate Stones and Sgt. Pepper.
The three bands played music from the 1960s made popular by bands like The Beatles and Rolling Stones.
The city estimates 3,000 people from across Orange County came out for the concert, which included dancing, food and drinks.
Highlights included a British car show and a red British-style double-decker bus that carried concertgoers to and from the park from Dana Hills High School for free.
The “British Invasion” was sponsored
By JULIE BYKOWICZ
WASHINGTON — Fresh off a speech on Afghanistan that moved him in a different direction than many of his core voters, President Donald Trump is highlighting his pledge to combat illegal immigration by heading to a Marine Corps base along the U.S.-Mexico border Tuesday and inspecting a Predator drone used to patrol the region.
Trump also scheduled a nighttime rally in Phoenix, which left local officials concerned that emotions may run hot among those inside and outside of the hall so soon after Trump blamed “both sides” for violence at a rally organized by white supremacists in Charlottesville,
Long Beach lifeguards on Monday were trying to usher a juvenile gray whale back out to sea after it somehow found its way into Alamitos Bay overnight, according to authorities.
An onlooker posted video of a crowd watching the whale surface while it swam parallel to Bay Shore Avenue near Horny Corner. Community organizer Justin Rudd also shot video of the whale swimming in the ocean Sunday near Rosie’s Dog Beach.
The whale, which is about 18 to 20 feet long, has been working its way up the West Coast after it was somehow separated from its mother, Long Beach Marine Safety Chief
By Sarah Kaplan
People say that the eclipse will start on the West Coast and travel southeast toward South Carolina. But if the moon rises in the east and sets in the west, shouldn’t the eclipse go in that direction, too?
Here’s what science has to say:
No, the moon will not reverse its course around Earth for a few hours. But we don’t blame you for
feeling confused. This falls into the
A head-on crash between an SUV and a motorcycle on the Ortega Highway west of Lake Elsinore turned fatal Sunday morning.
The crash was reported just before 10 a.m. near Tenaja Truck Trail — about 10 minutes west of the Ortega Oaks Candy Store and Goods, according to a California Highway Patrol incident log. The log didn’t clearly say who died.
The motorcycle was traveling east and the SUV was driving west on the Ortega Highway — officially Highway 74 — when the crash occurred, the log said.
All lanes were initially closed between Ortega Falls and the Candy Store. By 11:40
Jerry Lewis, the comedian and filmmaker who was adored by many, disdained by others, but unquestionably a defining figure of American entertainment in the 20th century, died on Sunday morning at his home in Las Vegas. He was 91.
His death was confirmed by John Katsilometes, a columnist for The Las Vegas Review Journal, who spoke to family members.
Lewis knew success in movies, on television, in nightclubs, on the Broadway stage and in the
Critics loved “Logan Lucky” and gave a big collective shrug to “The Hitman’s Bodyguard,” but when it came to the test of the marketplace, audiences went their own way.
The two action flicks faced off this weekend, and “The Hitman’s Bodyguard” emerged the victor with a chart-topping $21.6 million, according to studio estimates Sunday, while “Logan Lucky” sputtered on arrival with $8.1 million.
Both had notable stars, “Logan Lucky” has Channing Tatum and Daniel Craig, while “The Hitman’s Bodyguard” boasts Ryan Reynolds and Samuel L. Jackson, both were opening in over 3,000 theaters and both cost around $30 million to produce.
Not since the devastating fire of 1993 has this seaside community seen a show of police on the magnitude expected for Sunday night’s “America First! Electric Vigil for the Victims of Illegals and Refugees” planned at Main Beach.
On Saturday night, Aug. 19 barricades went up along both sides of Coast Highway at about a half-mile stretch of road at Main Beach.
On Sunday, Aug. 20 media trucks from across Southern California were doing their set-ups as some residents walked their dogs and sipped coffee along the town’s famed boardwalk. There was a sense of nervous tension among some residents and tourists.
“This is the