A wildfire near Corona, California, is threatening at least 300 homes as 335 firefighters work to quell it, state fire officials say. The "Highway Fire" was incinerating 300 acres in Riverside County, east of Los Angeles.
Helio Castroneves broke a track record that had stood since 2006 and qualified for the pole at the IndyCar Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach with a time of 1 minute, 6.7442 seconds on the 1.968-mile, 11-turn course.
The War on the Shore - the one lacrosse game Maryland fans can look forward to every year - took place on Saturday at Washington College. This was the year for the Washington College to play host, but the Sea Gulls made themselves right at home from the start.
Canadian actor Jonathan Crombie, who co-starred in the "Anne of Green Gables" TV movies, died this week at age 48. Crombie died Wednesday from complications of a brain hemorrhage, "Anne of Green Gables" producer Kevin Sullivan said.
Jasper is about 5-6 year old and only weighs 34.6 pounds but is gaining weight now that he is getting plenty of good food and has been wormed. Jasper is good with other dogs and basically much ignores cats.