October 29, 2012 |
Halloween is my favorite time of year. And I love to be scared. Over the years, I've been through my fair share of theme park mazes, independent haunted attractions and backyard spookfests. I even dress up every Halloween as a chainsaw-wielding maniac in a hockey mask and scare the neighborhood kids at the haunted house on our block. So I like to think I've seen it all - from the mundane to the extreme. But I've never experienced anything like McKamey Manor . > Photos: Inside the McKamey Manor backyard haunt in San Diego On Friday night I went through the backyard haunt tucked behind the three-bedroom, brick-and-stucco home of Russ and Carol McKamey in an otherwise ordinary San Diego subdivision near Poway.
June 20, 2009 |
Paramount Pictures, shaking up its management ranks, ousted its two top production executives Friday, signaling unhappiness with the pace of development and performance of movies developed under their watch, including the current Eddie Murphy bomb "Imagine That."
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December 13, 1987
Winds caused a rocky landing for a light plane touching down Saturday evening at Burbank Airport, authorities said. As the Beechcraft BE-60 carrying a pilot and five passengers approached the runway at 6:23 p.m., the wind shook it, causing one of its wingtips to touch the runway, airport dispatcher Robert Comer said. The landing gear buckled, sending the twin-engine, propeller-driven plane briefly spinning out of control, Comer said.
February 10, 1990
So UCLA's Jim Harrick loses a close game to his cross-town opponents that he and his team obviously underestimated: Does that give him the excuse to walk off the floor without making any attempt to shake hands with USC's George Raveling? How classless, how immature. ROBERT L. FRANCIS, Fullerton
September 18, 1990 |
Two moderate earthquakes struck the Caribbean within minutes of each other Monday, the U.S. Geological Survey said, but no injuries or damage was reported.
January 20, 1986 |
A radio station here said Sunday that it received many panic calls, particularly from people living on remote farms, after two earth tremors shook northern sections of the Falklands within a minute of each other Saturday.
March 7, 1996
Bullet Sports International Inc. announced a top-level management shake-up Wednesday. Los Angeles attorney Richard P. Crane Jr. was named chairman of the company, which makes golf clubs, and John Haas becomes president, chief executive and a director. Haas, who has been involved in golf course development, was named chief operating officer at Bullet in December. Crane replaces Douglas L. Hawthorne, who remains a director. Haas replaces Ronald Rangel, who resigned as president.
February 3, 1987 |
Seven earth tremors measuring between 3.0 and 5.5 on the Richter scale shook the southwestern Mexican states of Guerrero and Oaxaca on Monday, the National Seismic Service said. There were no reports of damage or injury.