| Mar 8, 2009
With a dozen high-def cameras and a couple of camcorders, plus pens, notebooks, sketch pads and laptops, more than 40 people spent three recent weeks in a black-box theater on the campus of UC San Diego documenting what was occurring there.
The object of...
| Mar 25, 2009
| 9:50 PM
It's one of the great mysteries of Southern California seismology: Every couple of years, the remote desert area around the Salton Sea is shaken by swarms of small to moderate earthquakes that often last several days.
The swarms returned this week,...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 1:42 PM
This time of year I wonder how I can ever really say thank you for the gift of life. I am alive because someone gave me his liver. It was this single act of kindness that saved my life on Feb. 27.
Five years ago, my liver began to fail. I started...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 11:09 PM
Vanguard 93, Bethesda 67
Samantha Doucette scored 24 points and Taylor Belmont added 21 points and 12 assists for the Lions in the nonconference game Saturday night at the Pit.
Melissa Norman contributed 13 points and 10 rebounds,...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 8:46 AM
The end came quickly for Silk Road, when federal agents crept in to nab the alleged kingpin of the secret $1.2 billion online drug marketplace as he sat at his laptop in the sci-fi section of a San Francisco public library.
Within hours, though, many...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 9:19 PM
Grace Jang is an investigative reporter for Channel 2 News.
Grace's journalism career began in the community news division of the Los Angeles Times, where she became a reporter in the San Fernando Valley bureau. Grace has also worked as a crime reporter...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 8:33 AM
Can kindness be contagious? According to the new documentary "Good Virus," if you do something nice — or even see someone do something nice — you're more likely to spread those good vibes to others.
"My wife said that all my projects were...
| Aug 25, 2013
| 1:08 AM
SOUTH BEND--About 26 percent of students who enroll at Indiana University South Bend earn a bachelor’s degree within six years.
That’s a statistic that doesn’t meet the standards of new IUSB Chancellor Terry Allison and many...
| Aug 2, 2013
IMPERIAL — For the past two weeks, more than one dozen middle school students had the opportunity to learn and experience the college life during a two-week robotics camp at Imperial Valley College.
On Thursday the students showcased their...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 8:31 AM
When assignments that contain the words “Victoria’s Secret” and “supermodel” are handed down from my boss, I can’t help but believe the journalism gods are thinking of me.
Lindsay Ellingson, the 28-year-old Victoria&...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 1:55 AM
On paper, the Imperial Valley seems like an undesirable place to live. This largely agricultural area in the southeastern corner of California is plagued by massive unemployment, teen pregnancy and childhood obesity rates that are among the highest in the...