Beatbox: to sing to the rhythm of rap music
Bromance: A close non-sexual relationship between men
Buzzkill: one that has a depressing or negative effect
Chillax: to calm down
Coqui: a small arboreal frog
Dubstep: a type of electronic dance music
Frenemy: one who pretends to be a friend but is actually an enemy
Funplex: a building with facilities for sports and games
Geocache: to search for hidden items by using a Global Positioning System device as part of a game
Gi: A white garment worn in martial arts
Hashtag: a word or phrase preceded by the symbol # that categorizes the accompanying text
Jockdom: the world of athletes
Joypad: a device with buttons to control computer images
Mixtape: a compilation of songs recorded from various sources
Mojito: a cocktail made of rum, sugar, mint, and lime juice
Po: a chamber pot
Ponzu: a tangy sauce used chiefly on seafood
Qigong: a Chinese system of physical exercises
Schmutz: dirt, grime
Selfie: an image of oneself taken by oneself using a phone camera
Soju: Korean vodka distilled from rice or sweet potato
Sudoko: a puzzle involving the numbers 1 through 9
Texter: One that texts
Vlog: to blog video material
Vodcast: to make video files available for download over the Internet
Webzine: a magazine published on the Internet
Yuzu: a sour Japanese citrus fruit
An officer-involved shooting in Oxnard early Saturday morning killed a 26-year-old woman.
The "No turn on red" signs were installed more than a year ago at De La Vina and Carrillo streets.
California Gov. Jerry Brown has ordered state officials to impose mandatory water restrictions for the first time in history
A Grover Beach woman is asking for the public's help in tracking down her antique trailer.
Santa Barbara County Sheriff's deputies arrested two Los Angeles residents in connection with a bank robbery in Carpinteria Tuesday morning.
Keith Carls photo
Hundreds hit the beach on day off from classes.
Summit County Jail
An Ohio woman is facing criminal charges after stabbing her boyfriend because he ate all of their salsa, police said.
Judge grants juror's request to attend to a family emergency out of state.
With Lucy Lawless marking her 47th birthday over the weekend, let's see what she and her one-time "Xena" and "Hercules" co-stars are up to today.
Screen Gems Television
With Shirley Jones marking her 81st birthday on March 31, what better time to c'mon, get happy and check in with "The Partridge Family" stars today?
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