Stories for December 24, 2007
- Dec. 24
- By Beth Accomandoand Cinema Junkie by Beth Accomando
When Ronald Harwood was asked to write the screen adaptation of Jean Dominique Bauby's memoir The Diving Bell and the Butterfly, he says he was initially filled with terror. He couldn't imagine how to adapt the story of a man who's completely trapped inside himself except for the use of one eye.
More than 140 brand new CHP officers will hit the streets in the coming weeks. Thats after a graduation ceremony Friday in West Sacramento. And Highway Patrol officials say theyre looking for more. Jenny OMara reports.
AAA says 7 million Californians will drive more than 50 miles from home this holiday season. And if youre one of them, AAA has some tips on how to arrive safely.