Poet attempts to broaden the reach of his craft in unlikely places

LAS VEGAS - The old poet is dressed in black, his platinum-blond...shabby bungalow was peopled by disciples the old mentor called sharks, who brought 12-packs...personal tragedy struck: Mallory's eldest daughter, Misty, a fellow poet, took...
Donations pour in for family who lost home in Friday blaze

...children visiting her 94-year-old grandmother when she got a phone...engulfed in flames. Her husband and oldest son, who were working on replacing...Schneider's plight was 8-year-old Sophie Nylen, who played her...Short said. "An 8-year-old girl being so generous of her...
Local Sports Schedule

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Police & Fire for Tuesday, July 29, 2014

...Domestic violence? At 4:16 p.m. Sunday, a 29-year-old woman reported a domestic violence protective order violation in...Department.Vandalism? At 8:32 a.m. Monday, a 19-year-old woman called JPD to report her vehicle was vandalized while parked...
Longtime Kenai fire responder, marshal retires reports colleagues of Wilcox celebrated his career last week at a retirement party.The 50-year-old Wilcox says he doesn't have anything out there waiting for him. He says he looks forward to spending more time with his wife...
Judge OKs record-setting $2B sale of Clippers

...Monday with Sterling's estranged wife, Shelly Sterling, who negotiated the record sale after the NBA banned the 80-year-old billionaire for making offensive remarks about blacks.Shelly Sterling sought the probate judge's approval to ink the deal...
Eagle freed after rescue from fire

...volunteer Dave Dorsey says that even after months in recovery, Sparkie is still a wild animal.The eagle is still brown and is estimated to be three or four years old. Bald eagles don't grow their distinctive white feathers until later.
Today in Sports History

...doping-scarred Tour de France, a young and unlikely winner for the three-week race shaken by scandals. The 24-year-old's margin of victory - just 23 seconds ahead of Cadel Evans of Australia - is the second narrowest in the Tour's 104-year...
Lights out on future cell towers?

...within a certain amount of time." She said that could be added.Assemblyman Randy Wanamaker spoke against placing new rules on old towers."I do not wish to set a time for towers to come into compliance with a new standard, even if it is not required by...
Kevin Love withdraws from Team USA a package in return for Love and the Cavaliers have gradually softened on their position to include the dynamic 19-year-old wing player in trade talks.Under NBA rules, Wiggins cannot be traded until 30 days after he signed his contract with the Cavaliers...


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