| Jul 20, 2013
| 7:49 PM
Raul Jimenez scored in the 84th minute to lead Mexico to a 1-0 victory over Trinidad and Tobago in the quarterfinals of the Gold Cup on Saturday night at Atlanta.
Mexico, a six-time Gold Cup champion going for its third straight title, will face...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 7:00 AM
BERKELEY — To save their classmate who was deported to Mexico, the fourth-graders devised an epic plan.
That Rodrigo Guzman, 10, could no longer be with his friends and attend Jefferson Elementary seemed so obviously unfair to these students. So...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 2:26 PM
About one in 25 American adults takes sleeping pills to help them fall asleep and stay asleep at night, according to new data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Researchers from the CDC’s National Center for Health Statistics...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The new elites of Los Angeles-Orange County radio raised their stature even further in August, as both KBIG-FM (104.3) and KLAX-FM (97.9) widened their leads against rivals, according to ratings released Tuesday by Arbitron.
KBIG — the "hot adult-...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 9:00 PM
Spanish-language radio star Eddie "Piolín" Sotelo is borrowing a page from Howard Stern.
Three weeks after severing ties with Univision Radio, Sotelo has made a deal to bounce to SiriusXM satellite radio. This fall, Sotelo will launch a Spanish-language...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 12:25 PM
Tried to watch “Wrath of the Titans” the other night on cable. Just couldn’t do it. But now I’m finding out that maybe this mythology thing is making a real-life comeback.
First, up north in Portlandia -- or just Portland, if you...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 5:46 PM
At what point in Season 2 of "The X Factor" did Simon Cowell realize it was time, yet again, to revise the already revised judges panel?
Cowell was of course joking when answering the question Thursday during the show's panel at the...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 7:15 AM
They’ll be cooking up something special on the Day of the Dead, or Dia de los Muertos in Tulum, Mexico, where the holiday will be celebrated with a six-day food festival and workshop.
Despite its gloomy-sounding name, Dia de los Muertos is...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 9:59 AM
Edward Snowden, who is wanted by the United States on suspicion of leaking national security secrets, isn’t the only person to have been caught in the diplomatic limbo of an airport transit zone.
Mehran Karimi Nasseri, an Iranian-born refugee,...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 3:07 PM
MEXICO CITY — Like a character from a graphic novel, she dresses in black, has unusually blond hair — and kills bus drivers who sexually assault women.
In a place like Ciudad Juarez, known for its years of brutal killings of women, the story...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 5:21 PM
NOGALES, Ariz. — Gun runners once were so nonchalant about driving into Mexico that one smuggler stashed a .50-caliber rifle on the top of the engine block of a sedan, the weapon visible to anyone who bothered to pop the hood.
It was 2010 and word...