Tanzania’s epic Great Migration is a wild time – Orange County Register

Far deep in the African bush, gleeful tribesmen of a pot-smoking hunting clan plunked a crown of hairy baboon skin atop my head. Evidently they were monkeying around. The friendly Hadza people spoke in a unique indigenous language of loud tongue clicks and popping noises and nicely motioned for me to sit in a chair, … Read more

For jolted community, days of mourning morph into time of healing – Orange County Register

Outside Star Ballroom Dance Studio in Monterey Park, life moves on. The traffic buzzes up and down nearby Garvey and Garfield avenues. Restaurants and surrounding businesses churn out delicacies for eager customers. A year after its darkest day, there are not many outward signs of what happened on Jan. 21, 2023. But in a year … Read more

Clippers bounce back, beat Suns for 2nd time in 5 days – Orange County Register

Clippers forward Kawhi Leonard, right, shoots as Phoenix Suns forward Kevin Durant defends during the second half on Monday night at Crypto.com Arena. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill) Phoenix Suns forward Kevin Durant, left, drives toward the basket as Clippers guard James Harden defends during the first half on Monday night at Crypto.com Arena. (AP Photo/Mark … Read more

Local Jewish communities look for Hanukkah to bring light in a time of darkness – Orange County Register

Howard Feigenbaum plans to celebrate Hanukkah this year with his family “the way we always do” – going to synagogue, lighting the family menorah, saying prayers, making his favorite potato latkes. “We won’t back down or be afraid. The Jewish people have always had to fight against oppression,” said Feigenbaum, 77, a Hemet resident and … Read more

Taylor Swift fue nombrada Persona del Año por la revista Time – Orange County Register

¿Se acabó el año de Taylor Swift? aún no. La revista Time nombró a Swift Persona del Año el miércoles, una semana después de que Spotify anunciara que era la artista más reproducida en la plataforma de streaming. Swift fue elegida entre un grupo de nueve finalistas, entre ellos Barbie, el rey Carlos III, el … Read more

Texas Rangers beat Diamondbacks to win World Series for first time in team’s 63-year history

The Texas Rangers have claimed their first World Series title in team history. They bested the Arizona Diamondbacks in Game 5 on Wednesday night, 5-0. It’s a first in the 63-season history of a franchise that started as the expansion Washington Senators in 1961. The team did not lose a postseason game on the road … Read more

The Rangers are World Series champions for the first time

The Rangers’ championship provides a lesson for owners: Spend, and anything can happen. Building through the draft to accumulate cost-effective young players is the preferred model. But with the right free agent acquisitions, a loser can be turned into a winner. Marcus Semien, Corey Seager and Nate Eovaldi, all big-ticket free agents, were Texas’s three … Read more

The Texas Rangers are World Series champions for the first time, beating the Arizona Diamondbacks in five games

Mitch Garver broke a scoreless tie with an RBI single in the seventh, Nathan Eovaldi threw six gritty innings and the Texas Rangers are World Series champs for the first time in their 63-year franchise history after beating the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-0 in Game 5911 call shows man suspected in plan to attack Colorado amusement … Read more

Robert De Niro finally has a comedy hit — but this time the joke’s on him

Halloween killed! ‘Woke’ schools axing kids’ parties over inequality is a haunting new lowIf Gen Z cheers Hamas, I shudder to think what they would do in another 9/11Robert De Niro hasn’t made a decent comedy in years – a flurry of big paychecks in exchange for humorless cinematic crapola. “OK, twice? You got me! … Read more

The Fed holds interest rates steady for second time

Economists and financial markets had expected the pause in the Fed’s aggressive rate-hiking campaign, after several Fed officials signaled they anticipate a further slowing of the US economy as it continues to absorb the effects of higher borrowing costs. The Fed’s post-meeting statement noted that “economic activity expanded at a strong pace in the third … Read more