LOS ANGELES (AP) - "Battleship" steams into movie theaters overseas this week, giving international audiences the first chance to decide whether a board game-based movie is sea-worthy.
OAKDALE - With some of the toughest rodeo animals in the West and cowboys of the same caliber, the 61st annual Oakdale Rodeo promises competition, thrills, and a showcase for some of the top rodeo riders.
MODESTO - Prospect Theater Project and The Gallo Center for the Arts are joining again to bring John Steinbeck's Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award-winning novel, "The Grapes of Wrath," to the Gallo Center stage May 4-5 and 9-13.
MODESTO - The Central Valley Music Group, in Association with EHP Latino, is presenting what has become one of the hottest and most talked about annual Latin festivals in the Central Valley, the 5th Annual Hot Latin Nights Music Festival & Car Show, set for Saturday, May 5.
NEW YORK (AP) - Ronnie Wood says the Rolling Stones will meet in a recording studio later this month "to just throw some ideas around."
Steves Chevrolet-Buick franchise owner Frank Steves, 77, died Friday leaving the unique fabric of his character imprinted on his children Jeff, Brett and Karen.
The program was low key in terms of pomp and circumstance, but high in significant impact on the women who were the special guests at the annual Manteca Soroptimists' Awards Night.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - To fans and the countless collectors who helped build painter Thomas Kinkade's commercial art empire, his idealized vision of the world usually served as a simple, soothing addition to the living room wall: a soft depiction of a churning seascape or a colorful garden or a cottage brimming with warm light.
NEW YORK (AP) - Ten years ago, a misunderstanding at a Memorial Day neighborhood cookout turned into a bloody night of gunfire.
GEORGETOWN, Texas (AP) - Tim Tebow drew a crowd of about 15,000 to an outdoor Easter church service Sunday, telling the gathering it's important to be outspoken about faith while admonishing athletes about not being better role models.
NEW YORK (AP) - "Mike Wallace is here to see you."
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STOCKTON - Morrissey is staging a concert on Saturday, May 26, at the Bob Hope Theatre with special guest Kristeen Young.
STOCKTON - Friends of Chamber Music presents the daring, exciting performance and exploration of interesting Latin American music that the Cuarteto Latinoamericano brings to chamber music in a 2:30 p.m. Sunday, April 22, concert.
MODESTO – The Gallo Center for the Arts will present an afternoon of Big Band music with the Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra and Bill Tole, with special guests Mary Ann Mobley and the String of Pearls on Friday, April 27, at 2 p.m..
NEW YORK (AP) - While the new broadcast season will bring many potential delights, a handful of fall entries fall far short. Fair warning from a critic looking out for you:
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Network comedies including "The Big Bang Theory" and "Modern Family" started out strong at Monday's Emmy Awards, and so did "True Detective" nominee Matthew McConaughey - even before his category came up.
MURPHYS - The 18th annual Ironstone Concours d'Elegance will be held on Saturday, Sept. 27, at Ironstone Vineyards in Murphys.
VALLECITO - The John Jorgenson Quintet performs Saturday, Aug. 23, at Twisted Oak Winery in Vallecito starting at 7:30 p.m.
MIAMI (AP) - Justin Bieber will plead guilty to lesser charges stemming from his arrest in South Florida in what police initially described as an illegal street drag race, two people directly involved in the case told The Associated Press on Tuesday.
TIBURON (AP) - Robin Williams, the Academy Award winner and comic supernova whose explosions of pop culture riffs and impressions dazzled audiences for decades and made him a gleamy-eyed laureate for the Information Age, died Monday in an apparent suicide. He was 63.
MODESTO - The Modesto Symphony Orchestra will present its 20th annual outdoor concert, Picnic at the Pops! on Saturday, Sept. 6, on the grounds of the E&J Gallo Winery.
STOCKTON - Everything from Beethoven's Symphony No. 5 to the music of Billy Joel, from the dazzling symphonic spectacle of Carmina Burana to the anticipated return of Cirque de la Symphonie, from classical music inspired by planets far, far away to some of the best known compositions of Leonard Bernstein is part of the Stockton Symphony's 2014-15 Season.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The studio that produces "The Big Bang Theory" said it has reached contract deals with the sitcom's cast.
LODI - Visit and pet a variety of live farm animals every weekend this August at the new Critter Corral at the San Joaquin County Historical Museum in Micke Grove Regional Park. Encounters with the animals are free with regular Museum admission, Saturdays and Sundays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., through Aug. 31.
MIAMI (AP) - A Miami-Dade County judge has postponed a hearing to determine whether Justin Bieber will be tried on charges of driving under the influence and resisting arrest.
Kodi Mattox has always wanted to play Horton from Dr. Seuss book, 'Horton Hears a Who.'