| Aug 16, 2013
| 4:40 PM
SACRAMENTO -- Conservatives are gearing up to fight a new law requiring schools to let transgender students use bathrooms and locker rooms that correspond with their gender identity instead of their physical sex.
Two activists, with the support of a...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 11:00 AM
Call it the longest bathroom break in the world: “Breaking Bad” viewers have been waiting almost a year to find out what will happen once Hank exits the powder room at Walt’s house, the unlikely location where he finally discovered his...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 6:00 AM
In December 2010, the city of Compton made history when some of its residents used the so-called parent trigger law, recently enacted in California, to try to take McKinley Elementary away from public administrators and turn it into a charter school. It's...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 10:22 AM
Three days into the new school year, a surprise visitor sneaked onto the campus of one La Crescenta elementary school Wednesday without teachers' permission: a mountain lion.
The mountain lion was spotted by a custodian about 6 a.m. near a staff parking...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 5:59 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Matt Barkley hasn't even played in his first NFL exhibition game, and already the Philadelphia Eagles rookie quarterback has his ring.
It's made of black rubber, and he wears it on his left hand, a temporary wedding band Barkley...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 1:51 PM
Fewer parents are vaccinating their children, but still sending them off to school, warns physician and professor Nina Shapiro in our Opinion pages. In it, she argues for "unvaccinated-free zones" to protect all children from disease.
| Aug 6, 2013
| 4:25 PM
L.A. Unified and seven other California school districts on Tuesday won relief from some strict and costly provisions of federal education law.
They are the first school systems in the country to receive, on their own, a waiver from the No Child Left...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 1:54 PM
Shailene Woodley and Miles Teller have a lot in common. Both are up-and-coming actors in Hollywood, both are interested in challenging, offbeat roles, and both of them bombed their first auditions for the parts they coveted in the film adaptation of Tim...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 12:22 AM
May 1944: Non-flying glider, with Dick Weber at the controls, is towed at South Pasadena-San Marino High School....
| Jul 29, 2013
| 1:26 PM
The preseason No. 1 team in high school baseball in Southern California next spring could be Huntington Beach, which upset Santa Ana Mater Dei in the opening round of this past season's Southern Section Division 1 playoffs and returns most of its key...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 12:24 PM
A pair of Kobe Bryant's 2000 NBA championship rings and two of the Lakers star's high school uniforms will be among the auction items on display Tuesday through Friday at the Newport Sports Museum in Newport Beach.
Bryant's 2000 NBA All-Star game ring...