| May 29, 2013
| 1:54 PM
The magnitude of Wednesday's earthquake off the Santa Barbara coast has been upgraded to 4.8, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
The earthquake -- which struck at 7:38 a.m. about five miles west of UC Santa Barbara -- was initially reported at...
| May 23, 2013
| 8:40 PM
The electron microscope revolutionized biology in the 1930s by providing magnifications thousands of times higher than that of light microscopes, allowing scientists to discern the inner workings of cells for the first time.
But it was not nearly as...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 3:03 PM
Every time I come to Santa Barbara, I find something new to like. Not exactly secrets, just favorite things, and I'm not talking about raindrops on roses, though they probably have those too in that golden town 90 miles up the coast from L.A. Here are...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Michael Govan came to the Los Angeles County Museum of Art seven years ago with a mission to make it one of the most prestigious institutions in the country, one worth mentioning alongside New York City's Metropolitan Museum of Art and Museum of Modern...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 11:10 PM
Top-seeded Long Beach State versus injury-ravaged Cal State Fullerton went just as you might expect a game with that billing would go.
Fullerton's Titans were tenacious enough in Thursday night's opening round of the Big West Conference tournament. They...
| Mar 16, 2013
| 10:43 PM
UC Irvine men's basketball team will not be making its first NCAA tournament appearance.
This is not the year to finally fear the Anteater.
Top-seeded Pacific jumped to an early lead Saturday night and never lost it on its way to a 64-55 win in the...
| May 2, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Many part-timers are facing a double whammy from President Obama's Affordable Care Act.
The law requires large employers offering health insurance to include part-time employees working 30 hours a week or more. But rather than provide healthcare to more...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 8:03 AM
Most of the 13 lifeguards and a manager who lost their jobs after making a video spoof of the Korean pop song "Gangam Style" will go to El Monte's City Council meeting Tuesday night, asking for their positions back....
| Sep 17, 2012
| 12:34 PM
Gangnam-Style: The South Korean pop star whose "Gangnam Style" dance became a viral video sensation and led to the firing of some El Monte city lifeguards is expected to make an appearance in Los Angeles Monday afternoon....
| Sep 11, 2012
| 9:12 PM
It’s a tie! Crosstown rivals UCLA and USC are on the very same berth in the latest rankings of national universities by U.S. News & World Report....
| Sep 26, 2012
| 11:52 PM
A surfer spotted a 14-foot white shark at the entrance of Santa Barbara Harbor on Wednesday afternoon, according to an advisory issued by county authorities. The shark charged directly in front of the surfer but not at him, as if......