Snow hits Colorado, could bring tornadoes to south

...down, that it was that bad," said truck driver Thomas Meyer, who was traveling with his dog, Little Hank.Truck driver Fernando Rendell said he was headed to Kansas City, Missouri, but stopped after seeing two trucks in the ditch along the slick interstate...
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Today in Sports History for Nov. 12

...records.2007 - Top-ranked Roger Federer loses consecutive matches for the first time in 4 1/2 years, falling to No. 7 Fernando Gonzalez of Chile 4-6, 7-6 (1), 7-5 at the Masters Cup.2010 - Minnesota's Kevin Love grabs a franchise-record...
Today in Sports History for Oct. 22

...15, 1994.2006 - Roger Federer wins his first Madrid Masters and 10th title of the season with a three-set victory over Fernando Gonzalez. Federer is the first player in the Open era to win 10 titles in three straight years.2011 - East Carolina's...
Rio Olympic, Paralympic ceremonies to be low-budget is mired in a recession, inflation has reached 10 percent and there are calls to impeach President Dilma Rousseff.Fernando Meirelles, the Brazilian filmmaker and part of the creative team, estimated Tuesday that Rio will spend one-tenth what...
Murphy, Trout power Angels in win season? "Put a gun to my head, I'd say yes (next season)," McClendon said. "He's done a really nice job." Fernando Rodney started the year as the closer but blew seven save opportunities and was traded to the Cubs on Aug. 27. Carson Smith...
Guatemalan revolt against establishment hits election "From now on, Guatemalan politicians are going to have to respond to various political demands of the people."Luis Fernando Mack, a professor at the Latin American Faculty of Social Sciences in Guatemala, said the electoral tribunal has a delicate...
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Today In Sports History for Sept. 25

...touchdown passes to tie an Atlantic 10 mark and set a school record in the Pride's 62-43 victory over Rhode Island.2005 - Fernando Alonso becomes Formula One's youngest champion by finishing third in the Brazilian Grand Prix. Alonso, 24, a six-time...
Los Angeles panel proposes homelessness emergency, funds

...Authority - revealed people living in cars and tents in such fashionable areas as Brentwood and the wealthiest sections of the San Fernando Valley.Earlier this year, a study by the city's top budget official found Los Angeles already spends $100 million a year...
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Fernando G. Orozco

Fernando G. Orozco died Feb. 16, 2011. His family wrote he was surrounded by family and died peacefully at his home. He was born June...
Death Notice: Norman Lester Runnells

Norman Lester Runnells passed away Jan. 4, 2015. He was 84.He was born on Nov. 3, 1930 in San Fernando Valley, California.Runnels served in the Air Force during the Korean War. After that he was a commercial fisherman for 45 years...
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