| Aug 2, 2013
| 6:00 AM
It's arguably never been a better time to be a dance music fan — or in the dance music business — in Los Angeles than right now.
The annual Hard Summer festival this weekend will draw an estimated 70,000 electronic music fans over two days...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 6:35 PM
Armen Zakarian has joined the UC Irvine men's volleyball staff as an assistant coach.
"In Armen's words, he 'is coming to UC Irvine to build something.' That is a bold statement considering the recent competitive successes of the program," UCI head...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 10:31 PM
NEW YORK -- Mariano Rivera reported for work an inning early, and walked off to a fitting tribute.
Summoned in the eighth to make sure he would pitch in his final All-Star game, the New York Yankees’ indomitable closer tossed a perfect inning and...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 3:31 PM
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California Gov. Jerry Brown on Thursday signed into law new measures aimed at revamping the state's incentives for economic development.
The new legislation includes hiring credits for companies...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 5:00 AM
On their release from prison or jail, inmates can return to their communities with transitional assistance to keep them fed while they look for work — or they can return desperate and hungry. Which circumstance is more likely to keep the...
| Jun 21, 2013
Funding for the state certified farmers market program will likely expire at the end of December as a result of legislative maneuvering in Sacramento. The interruption may be just a month or so, and farmers markets would continue to exist during that...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 7:58 PM
INDIAN LAKE — Two teams shot 7-under par to highlight the Northwinds senior golf scramble Monday.
Nailing down first place on a card-off was the team of Bernie George, Dean Binnie, Paul Martincsek and Metro Rygel....
| Jun 15, 2013
| 9:52 PM
SACRAMENTO — A battle is raging over a California program that grants businesses tax breaks for creating jobs but prevents the public from knowing who got them and why.
At issue are enterprise zones, which were established to boost employment in...
| Jun 9, 2013
Simple possession of small amounts of methamphetamine — enough for personal use but presumably not for dealing — is a "wobbler" in California, meaning that offenses can be charged as either felonies or misdemeanors. It's different with...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 9:26 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Gov. Rick Scott signed a bill Tuesday shifting more of Florida's national mortgage-settlement dollars into programs targeting the homeless, low-income college students and foreclosure-clogged courts.
The bill is the product of a...
| May 30, 2013
| 8:35 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Gov. Rick Scott signed a total of 36 bills today. Among them are measures setting new standards for cyberbullying; banning the use of electronic funds transfer cards in adult entertainment or gambling facilities; and codifying an...