| Jul 17, 2013
| 9:29 AM
GULLANE, Scotland -- Politics and political correctness were the topic of the day at the British Open, where officials of the Royal and Ancient governing body were slapped around a bit by the media on the issue of playing this year's event at a place...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 9:42 AM
Friday's Pictures in the News begins in an Orange County courtroom, where Saudi princess Meshael Alayban, one of six wives of a Saudi prince, where she is charged with charged with one felony count of human trafficking. She has been released on $5-million...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 7:48 PM
Crowds were gathering in front of Los Angeles City Hall and in South Los Angeles for a fourth night of demonstrations protesting the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin.
Police cordoned off Los Angeles City Hall with...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 9:04 PM
About 200 people protesting George Zimmerman's acquittal Tuesday night marched down Broadway and Spring Streets in downtown Los Angeles, blocking traffic.
The peaceful crowd began the march on the west steps of City Hall and then moved south on Spring...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 2:45 AM
BEIRUT -- Syrian opposition activists Wednesday accused the government of killing scores of civilians, including women and children, in a poison-gas assault on rebel strongholds outside Damascus.
The official Syrian news agency called the reports...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 9:06 PM
Wednesday is the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, and if you've missed all the hoopla surrounding it in the past week, you must have been making a conscious effort to avoid it.
I think anniversary commemorations are...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 1:09 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- A federal appeals court on Tuesday cleared the way for the father of Oscar Grant III to sue the former BART police officer who shot and killed his 22-year-old son.
A three-judge panel of the U.S. 9thCircuit Court of Appeals...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 1:41 PM
SACRAMENTO — Supporters of California prison inmates on a weeks-long mass hunger strike convened on the Capitol Tuesday morning to urge Gov. Jerry Brown to take a more active role in resolving the protest.
Around 50 people gathered on the Capitol'...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 1:11 PM
"Lee Daniels' The Butler" is neither as good as it might have been nor as bad as survivors of "The Paperboy" may have feared. An ambitious and overdue attempt to create a Hollywood-style epic around the experience of black Americans in general and the...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 8:32 PM
SACRAMENTO--This is the 50th anniversary year of arguably the biggest, bitterest brawl ever in California's Capitol. And looking back today, it seems almost inconceivable what the fracas was all about.
It was waged over whether homeowners and...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 2:13 PM
The mother of slain black teenager Trayvon Martin told a convention of civil rights activists that she wants them to use the case to prevent a similar tragedy elsewhere.
Speaking Friday to the National Urban League convention in Philadelphia, Sybrina...