| Aug 9, 2013
| 9:51 AM
The once-solid lines between the private and public continued to blur on Friday after a South Florida man posted on Facebook what he said was a photograph of his dead wife’s body, then turned himself in to authorities.
Derek Medina, 31, was...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 10:21 PM
A lawsuit against a Maywood water company over alleged voting irregularities may be coming to an end with news of a possible settlement.
Details of the settlement were not immediately available. But a Los Angeles County Superior Court judge could...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 12:59 PM
WASHINGTON -- Forty protesters, including union leader Eliseo Medina of the Service Employees International Union, were arrested Thursday afternoon for blocking passage outside the U.S. Capitol during a demonstration urging the House to pass comprehensive...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 7:00 AM
COALINGA, Calif. — Jaime Ramirez stood in front of an oak tree, jagged and black from a plane crashing into it all those years ago.
He removed his white cowboy hat, closed his eyes and whispered, "Abuelo, Tío, estoy aquí." ("Grandfather, Uncle,...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 4:49 PM
State officials in Oregon are temporarily restricting the use of more than a dozen pesticide products following the deaths of an estimated 50,000 bumblebees in the Portland area this month.
The measure, effective immediately, will last for 180 days...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 8:13 AM
As L.A.-area Catholics praised the selection of Pope Francis Wednesday, many said they hoped the new pontiff would further address the sex abuse scandal that has rocked the church....
| Mar 27, 2013
| 11:36 PM
As one of the first high-ranking Latina administrators at a top American private university, Cecilia Preciado Burciaga inspired and mentored hundreds of Chicano and Latino students and faculty members during 20 years at Stanford University.
| Jan 19, 2013
| 6:00 AM
As the night grew darker, a cold wind whipped across the asphalt expanse of the vintage Rubidoux Drive-In Theatre in Riverside. A howling gust banged open the door to the snack bar, where hot dogs glistened on metal spits and the black-and-white...
| May 16, 2013
| 9:28 AM
Students milled around parking lots on the outskirts of East Los Angeles College on Thursday morning after a shooting threat prompted an evacuation of the campus, along with lockdowns at other Monterey Park schools.
All Monterey Park schools were locked...
| May 16, 2013
| 9:54 AM
Anonymous calls and threats made to schools in the Los Angeles area disrupted classes and created confusion Thursday morning as police descend on campuses placed on lockdown.
Several law enforcement agencies -- the Los Angeles County Sheriff's...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 9:33 PM
F. Kathleen Foley reviews 'Christmas Thrills and High Adventure' at Zombie Joe's Underground Theatre....