| Feb 20, 2013
| 8:22 PM
The incident that led to the wounding of two San Diego County sheriff's deputies began when a mother reported that her 22-year-old son had stormed into her home and was angry that she had taken out a restraining order against......
| Feb 21, 2013
| 3:32 AM
A 22-year-old man suspected of shooting and wounding two San Diego County sheriff's deputies has apparently killed himself during a nearly 10-hour standoff with a SWAT squad, officials announced....
| Dec 24, 2012
| 2:13 PM
A 38-year-old Newport Beach lifeguard died over the weekend after falling from his bicycle, authorities said Monday....
| Mar 10, 2013
| 5:39 PM
Micky Moore and Hollywood grew up together.
He was a toddler in 1916 when he began his career as a child actor in silent films and sat on the laps of such leading ladies as Mary Pickford and Gloria Swanson. As a 5-year-old he worked with legendary...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 4:00 PM
Americans just love feeling philanthropic. In any debate over cutting tax breaks in the income tax system, the deduction for charitable donations is always held sacred — even more than that other sacred cow, the mortgage deduction.
It's a rare...
| Feb 17, 2013
Robert Reid frequently gets sick when he travels. He has suffered dehydration, heat exhaustion, food poisoning and bronchitis. "I thought I was dying when I had several days of bronchitis in Vietnam," said Reid, the U.S. Lonely Planet editor. "Same for...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 9:17 AM
BEKAA VALLEY, Lebanon -- He fled and buried the injured along the way, crossing the border and arriving at a hospital here after weeks of fierce fighting in his Syrian town of Qusair.
Ibrahim, a dark-haired man with bandages across his abdomen, said he...
| Jun 1, 2013
| 10:59 PM
The Powerhouse fire damaged about a half-dozen structures Saturday night and is threatening roughly 50 more in the Lake Hughes and Lake Elizabeth areas, a spokesman for Los Angeles County Supervisor Mike Antonovich said.
Tony Bell said the fire is...
| Jun 1, 2013
| 11:42 PM
The fast-moving Powerhouse fire has destroyed five homes in the Lake Hughes area as water-dropping helicopters are trying to douse the flames, a county fire official said.
Los Angeles County Fire Inspector Keith Mora said the destroyed homes were...
| Jun 2, 2013
| 12:12 PM
Crews battling the Powerhouse fire not far from Castaic were hoping to catch a break from cooler weather Sunday but rising winds could limit their progress, officials said.
Southwest winds gusting up to 30 miles per hour were expected this afternoon,...
| Jun 2, 2013
| 10:09 PM
The Powerhouse fire continued to threaten hundreds of homes near Lake Hughes on Sunday night as firefighters tried to gain control of the fast-moving and destructive blaze.
The fire had consumed 22,242 acres, and destroyed six homes and damaged nine...