Here’s what you missed from the rest of the sports world while you were knee-deep in busted brackets.
A cold-blooded killer who was sentenced to 26-year-to-life behind bars at Folsom State Prison only served five months before his escape.
It’s a stinky situation. A pest invasion in a Granite Bay neighborhood is causing some to take matters into their own hands.
Thursday was the first time Michael Tiffany, 61, and Stephanie Stubbings met since the night in April when a fan recording a favorite band found herself on stage trying to save a life.
The geese weren’t crossing the road; they happened to be in the bike lane. Either the driver wasn’t paying attention, or knew exactly what they were doing.
Arvin said his PTSD leads to him abusing alcohol, so he registered for the VA Menlo Park’s 28-day Foundations of Recovery program. He was supposed to leave his San Andreas home Thursday, but the VA said his dog was not welcome.
For his part, Goodman on Wednesday was sticking to the low-profile approach that proved successful enough to win the nomination Tuesday with 25 percent of the vote, compared to 30 percent for “none of these candidates.”
It was just a few years ago that the festival drew more than 100,000 people to the city. Once the bills were paid, the rest of the money went to local charities.
“This is a miracle from God that just happened,” exulted David Brat, an economics professor, as his victory became clear in the congressional district around Virginia’s capital city.
For the second year in a row, Nintendo opted against hosting a flashy E3 presentation and instead streamed videos showcasing the “amiibo” figures and other upcoming games.
Sony also premiered “Abzu,” an undersea odyssey from the creators of the award-winning “Journey” and “Entwined,” a psychedelic 3-D flying game. And it showed new highlights from the steampunk thriller “The Order: 1886″ during its annual presentation at the Electronic Entertainment Expo in Los Angeles.
The Lyons Golf Course, owned by the Port of Stockton, has been closed since 2009. It’s cut watering back to three days a week.