| Jun 4, 2013
| 4:05 PM
The former head of the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission said Southern California Edison’s plan to restart the darkened San Onofre nuclear plant at reduced power for safety reasons is "not one that instills tremendous confidence in me."
| Mar 12, 2013
| 5:08 PM
There are train wrecks, and there are train wrecks. Then there's San Onofre.
You probably know San Onofre as the full-figured fiasco overlooking the Pacific Ocean near the Orange/San Diego county line. Beginning in 2004, Southern California Edison,...
| May 28, 2013
| 11:18 AM
A letter sent by a Southern California Edison executive in 2004 shows the company was concerned about the possibility of design flaws in replacement steam generators manufactured by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries that could lead to the type of "disastrous"...
| Dec 16, 2012
Even the most inattentive 401(k) owner surely understands today that the markets can bite you where it hurts, that promises of long-term investment gains can evaporate in the blink of a short-term crash and that the less understandable an investment...
| May 13, 2013
| 8:30 AM
An initial round of hearings was set to begin Monday in a California Public Utilities Commission investigation of the costs to ratepayers from the San Onofre nuclear plant's ongoing outage.
Activists were incensed that a CPUC administrative law judge...
| May 14, 2013
| 7:16 PM
The head of the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission said Tuesday that the agency will not make a decision on whether to restart the troubled San Onofre nuclear plant until late June at the earliest.
The timeline for the plant has been pushed back...
| May 15, 2013
| 8:19 PM
A flurry of letters that went back and forth between Southern California Edison and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries late last year reveal the serious hurdles that stand in the way of the San Onofre nuclear power plant's long-term future.
The plant had...
| May 2, 2013
| 8:27 PM
Mike Gray, an author, activist and documentarian who co-wrote the Oscar-nominated screenplay for "The China Syndrome," the provocative 1979 film about a cover-up at a nuclear power plant, died Tuesday of heart failure at his Hollywood Hills home, his...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 9:35 PM
Police on Thursday were looking for three suspects in an attempted kidnapping a day earlier in the area of Phoenix Avenue and Ensenada Way in Riverside. About 7:30 a.m. Wednesday, a 15-year-old girl was walking to school when a navy......
| May 11, 2012
| 9:35 PM
California's energy grid operator announced Friday that two mothballed generators at a natural gas-powered plant on the Huntington Beach coastline have been put back in service, a critical piece of the plan to replace power from the shuttered San Onofre.....
| May 18, 2012
| 4:36 PM
The fighter jet that crashed into a Camarillo field early Friday afternoon, killing the pilot, belonged to a private contractor and was returning from a training mission. Vance Vasquez, deputy public affairs officer for Naval Base Ventura County, said no....