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13 injured and 2 missing as boats collide on Colorado River

13 injured and 2 missing as boats collide on Colorado River
  • 13 injured and 2 missing as boats collide on Colorado River FWC: 13 injured and 2 missing as boats collide on Colorado River

    Two recreational boats collided head-on Saturday in a stretch of the Colorado River near the California border with Arizona that was crowded with people enjoying the Labor Day weekend, sinking one boat and leaving 13 people injured, authorities said. Another two people were missing and “presumed…

  • Infected Mushroom release second track off ‘Rocket League X Monstercat Vol. 4’ LP FWC: Infected Mushroom release second track off ‘Rocket League X Monstercat Vol. 4’ LP

    Infected Mushroom releases a celestial psytrance single, “Walking On The Moon,” on Canadian electronic powerhouse Monstercat. Starting off with a dance between disonnant bells and funky keys, the track dives into dynamic ad lib textures, and finally, that beating four on the floor kick arrangement. The anticipation rises as the pitch climbs, and then the track falls into major space play with…

  • How to avoid the costly Medicare mistake that too many people make FWC: How to avoid the costly Medicare mistake that too many people make

    Dear Liz: My husband retired last year at 74. He had originally signed up for Medicare Part A and Part B. But during his employment, he cancelled Part B because of the company’s private health insurance. When he retired, we used COBRA to continue that insurance coverage for our family. (I’m not…

  • College football: Ohio State trounces Oregon State 77-31; Maryland upsets Texas FWC: College football: Ohio State trounces Oregon State 77-31; Maryland upsets Texas

    With coach Urban Meyer serving a suspension, new starting quarterback Dwayne Haskins Jr. had a record-setting day, throwing for five touchdowns as No. 5 Ohio State routed Oregon State 77-31 in the opener for both teams Saturday. After a preseason fraught with drama, the Buckeyes shook off Meyer’s…

  • Eminem strikes back with surprise full-length, ‘Kamikaze,’ takes aim at numerous rappers in scalding new material FWC: Eminem strikes back with surprise full-length, ‘Kamikaze,’ takes aim at numerous rappers in scalding new material

    In a time where mumble rap is the mainstream as melodies, harmonies, and brands seem to matter more than the meaning of lyrics, Eminem strikes back with a scathing lyrical full-length, Kamikaze, out of the blue, executively produced by Dr. Dre. The intro track, The Ringer, wittily attacks media for his less than stellar reviews on his previous album, Revival, dropped eight…

  • Fumble results in safety for Cincinnati and a 19-17 lead FWC: Fumble results in safety for Cincinnati and a 19-17 lead

    Freshman quarterback Dorian Thompson-Robinson was stripped of the ball at the five and tight end Caleb Wilson fell on the ball in the end zone, resulting in a safety for Cincinnati and a 19-17 lead over UCLA with 9:45 left. Cincinnati was forced to punt on five of its first six possessions of the second half. The Bearcats drove to…

  • The Fame: How Lady Gaga Became Pop’s Self-Made Superstar FWC: The Fame: How Lady Gaga Became Pop’s Self-Made Superstar

    In one of the first shots of the 2017 documentary Gaga: Five Foot Two, Lady Gaga is wearing sweatpants. There’s nothing revolutionary about sweatpants, of course — nothing shocking or provocative — and nobody would be surprised that Lady Gaga was filmed wearing sweatpants in 2017, except perhaps Lady Gaga in 2008. By the time the woman born Stefani Germanotta…

  • Brush fire burns 100 acres in beleaguered Santa Barbara County FWC: Brush fire burns 100 acres in beleaguered Santa Barbara County

    Santa Barbara County has seen so many fires in recent years that when a new one broke out Saturday afternoon, it didn’t have much room to grow. But that didn’t stop disaster-weary fire officials from hitting the Ogilvy fire with full force. The brush fire started around 4 p.m. Saturday near Ogilvy…

  • Bose and Amazon’s Alexa combine to produce a heavyweight in the smart speaker space FWC: Bose and Amazon’s Alexa combine to produce a heavyweight in the smart speaker space

    Bose teams up with Amazon‘s Alexa, connecting one of the world’s leading audio brands to a leader in the emerging smart speaker market. Bose’s newest speakers are completely compatible with Alexa’s voice assistant, aiming competition against Sonos and Apple‘s HomePod. Products included in the announcement are a new wireless smart speaker, the Home Speaker 500, and two new smart soundbars, the…

  • In his debut, freshman Daniels makes the right plays on an anxious afternoon for the Trojans FWC: In his debut, freshman Daniels makes the right plays on an anxious afternoon for the Trojans

    The final score failed to convey how close USC came to being embarrassed or how that fear spread throughout the stands in the Coliseum. Special players can do that, make a play here, another there, and erase the memories of the anxiety that persisted for the majority of an afternoon. JT Daniels…

  • Pac-12 football: Defense keys California's 24-17 win over North Carolina FWC: Pac-12 football: Defense keys California’s 24-17 win over North Carolina

    Patrick Laird rushed for one touchdown and caught another, California’s defense took advantage of a rocky outing from North Carolina quarterback Nathan Elliott, and the Golden Bears held off the Tar Heels 24-17 in the season-opener for both teams Saturday. Cameron Goode scored on a 38-yard interception…

  • Ryan Garcia gets majority decision over Carlos Morales despite feeling sick in the early going FWC: Ryan Garcia gets majority decision over Carlos Morales despite feeling sick in the early going

    It didn’t take long for Ryan Garcia to learn his Instagram attraction and upcoming fashion runway appearance meant nothing to Huntington Park’s Carlos Morales. Garcia, feeling ill and tired in the early going Saturday night at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, received a needed hard look…