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9 Tips for Dealing with the Emotions When Writing a Memoir

Writing a memoir is much like going through your trunk of family treasures and keepsakes. At times the memories may be fuzzy, just like the ink on the pages of that 70-year-old journal your great-grandmother kept. Sometimes the memories may be painful, much like the ring your father gave you before he passed away. Show More Summary

The Creative Gifts of ADHD

In his 2004 book Creativity is Forever, Gary Davis reviewed the creativity literature from 1961 to 2003 and identified 22 reoccurring personality traits of creative people. This included 16 "positive" traits (e.g., independent, risk-taking,...Show More Summary

San Francisco takes stock of violence, damage after World Series win

Authorities in San Francisco are taking stock of the raucous fan celebrations that turned violent Wednesday night after the Giants won Game 7 of the World Series.

Berkshire Hathaway executive donates $65 million to UC Santa Barbara

The vice chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. has donated $65 million to a UC Santa Barbara physics institute -- the largest single gift in the university's history.

Berkshire Hathaway executive donates $65 million to UC Santa Barbara

The vice chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. has donated $65 million to a UC Santa Barbara physics institute -- the largest single gift in the university's history.

'Suge' Knight could face 30 years to life on new criminal charge

Rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight's latest criminal charge could get him 30 years to life in prison if he's convicted in a case involving the theft of a woman's camera in Beverly Hills, prosecutors said.

The Team That Did Not Practice

My 17-year-old daughter has been playing soccer since she was 5. One year of club soccer sent her running back into the arms of our local AYSO -- something that had little to do with her skill set and more to do with just wanting toShow More Summary

Grisly video footage surfaces of strike on Syrian camp

Blackened corpses mutilated by shrapnel: the horrific images are the aftermath, activists say, of yet another barrel bombing by Syrian government forces.

Halloween 2014: Last-Minute Recommendations – Haunted Houses, Hayrides & Ghost Trains

The second installment of our Last-Minute Recommendations for Halloween 2014 suggests some must-see haunted houses and rides. Because our goal is to help you prioritize your schedule during the remaining dates of the Halloween season, we have omitted shows you cannot see because they are sold out, and also shows that you can see later because [...]

Man shot, fires set as Giants fans celebrate World Series victory

A man was shot in the arm, fires were set and bottles were thrown at police officers late Wednesday as revelers celebrated the San Francisco Giants winning the World Series, authorities said.

Man shot, fires set as Giants fans celebrate World Series victory

A man was shot in the arm, fires were set and bottles were thrown at police officers late Wednesday as revelers celebrated the San Francisco Giants winning the World Series, authorities said.

Halloween 2014: Last-Minute Recommendations – Theme Parks

Only two days left of Halloween – four, if you count November 1 and 2 – and so many haunts left to visit. What to do? You must prioritize – but which Los Angeles attractions are must-sees, which are worth a visit, and which should be avoided like a pack of starving zombies? Never fear: [...]

Poet Galway Kinnell, winner of Pulitzer Prize, dies at 87

Galway Kinnell, the Pulitzer Prize-winning poet who opened up American verse in the 1960s and beyond through his forceful, spiritual takes on the outsiders and underside of contemporary life, has died. He was 87.

Man killed after paraglider crashes into mountain

A 38-year-old man who was killed when the paraglider he was flying crashed into the side of a mountain near San Jacinto was identified Wednesday as David Pearson of Los Angeles.

Giants Are World Series Champions

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – They made a mockery out of the home-field advantage. They finished six games out of first place. Their best player was missing in action during the World Series.

Obama administration rules target for-profit colleges

The Obama administration on Thursday will publish new regulations intended to target for-profit career colleges that leave students with debts they cannot repay.

Kings use emergency-roster exemption before facing Penguins

Hockey limbo could have been the best description for the Kings' situation the last few days.

USC expects spiraling number of passes by Washington State's Halliday

USC anticipates a possible record-breaking performance by Washington State on Saturday.

Football: Quinten Pounds commits to Washington

Quinten Pounds, a senior receiver-defensive back at Cypress, announced Wednesday night he has committed to Washington.

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