| Dec 20, 2013
| 7:39 AM
Authorities have identified the lone fatality from a tour bus crash in San Diego County on Thursday as a 64-year-old San Fernando Valley woman.
Tayde Murguia of Van Nuys was killed and 19 people were injured -- six seriously -- when a bus en route to...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 7:26 AM
At least 13 people sustained minor injuries when a tour bus ran off the 10 Freeway and into a wash in Baldwin Park early Monday, authorities said.
The wreck occurred about 4:36 a.m. on the westbound 10 Freeway near the Baldwin Park Boulevard offramp....
| Dec 23, 2013
| 5:52 AM
A tour bus with three dozen passengers on board ran off the freeway in Baldwin Park early Monday, authorities said.
There were no immediate reports of fatalities from the wreck that occurred about 4:36 a.m. on the westbound 10 Freeway near the...
| Dec 25, 2013
| 4:33 PM
DETROIT — He'd heard stories of ruin and blight, but that didn't prepare Oliver Kearney for what he saw:
Prostitutes roaming the streets at 8 a.m., rubble-strewn parking lots overrun with weeds, buildings taken over by bright pink graffiti, the...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 4:00 AM
FOLKESTONE, England — The war that was supposed to end all wars didn't. But who knew it would still be causing skirmishes nearly a century later?
As Europe prepares to mark the 100th anniversary next year of the outbreak of World War I, clashes...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 8:42 AM
BEIJING – Dennis Rodman helped Kim Jong Un mark his 31st birthday Wednesday with sport and song, serenading the North Korean dictator with a warbly rendition of “Happy Birthday” in a Pyongyang gymnasium and then leading fellow ex-NBA...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 11:20 AM
A tour bus from L.A. rear-ended a big rig just before midnight Monday, sending more than a dozen passengers to hospitals, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The collision happened as the bus was traveling northbound on California 99 in Tulare,...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 5:44 PM
Federal regulators have initiated an investigation into whether a local tour bus company should be immediately shut down after one of its buses crashed in the Central Valley, sending 15 passengers to the hospital.
Marissa Padilla, a spokeswoman for...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 6:30 AM
I visited Sochi, Russia, in late July and left with little hope for this venue. There is no way that they will be ready for the Games in early February ["Staging Sochi," by Christopher Reynolds, Dec. 8].
With 200 days left until the start of the...
| Dec 1, 2013
A pop-up book and a smartphone prop. A pretty little poncho and a sturdy, stylish tripod. A comfy new pillow and a little lamb that lulls you to sleep. These are some of the finds that just might wind up on your wish list — or your shopping list for...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 5:31 PM
Yu Chao Liang and his wife saved a few bucks recently by checking into a mid-price chain hotel in Santa Monica for a two-day business trip from Suzhou, China. But they were not impressed.
In the room, they found no slippers, teakettles or...