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  • Ian Barbour dies at 90; academic who bridged science-religion divide

    Ian Barbour dies at 90; academic who bridged science-religion divide
    For Ian Barbour, the deadly possibilities of the Atomic Age raised questions that science couldn't answer — a perplexing situation for a young physicist after World War II. He responded to the challenge in an unusual way: After completing his...
  • Senate panel hires attorney to advise on Calderon probe

    Senate panel hires attorney to advise on Calderon probe
    SACRAMENTO -- The California Senate’s ethics committee has hired an outside attorney to advise it on a possible investigation into allegations of corruption contained in an FBI affidavit targeting Sen. Ronald S. Calderon (D-Montebello), officials...
  • Katherine Jackson seeks new trial in AEG wrongful death case

    Katherine Jackson seeks new trial in AEG wrongful death case
    Katherine Jackson is heading back to court Friday to ask a judge for a new trial in the family's wrongful-death case against AEG Live, which previously ended with jurors finding the concert promoter not liable for her son Michael Jackson's overdose death....
  • Housing tear-downs on the rise as real estate rebounds

    Housing tear-downs on the rise as real estate rebounds
    The front-end loader swung to the right and took a bite out of the shingled roof of the quaint cottage. The roar of the engine and crackle of buckling lumber carried down Elm Avenue in Manhattan Beach. Within 40 minutes, a demolition crew reduced the...
  • In Jahi McMath saga, science and religion clash

    In Jahi McMath saga, science and religion clash
    It will take more than doctors, judges and medical records to convince Nailah Winkfield that her child is dead. Winkfield's 13-year-old daughter, Jahi McMath, entered an Oakland hospital for tonsil surgery three weeks ago and wound up on life support....
  • Record rebound in home equity gives owners new options

    Record rebound in home equity gives owners new options
    WASHINGTON — The biggest story in American real estate in 2013 hasn't gotten the attention it deserves, so let's shout this out: Homeowners' net equity holdings soared $2.2 trillion from the third quarter of 2012 to the third quarter of this year,...
  • Money to Assemblyman Hernandez's campaign probed

    Money to Assemblyman Hernandez's campaign probed
    SACRAMENTO -- The state’s ethics agency is investigating whether political funds that went to the 2010 campaign of Assemblyman Roger Hernandez (D-West Covina) were laundered to disguise their true source, according to court documents filed this...
  • Jahi McMath: Time is limited for brain-dead teen, experts say

    Jahi McMath: Time is limited for brain-dead teen, experts say
    The family of 13-year-old Jahi McMath may have succeeded in transferring the brain-dead teen from an Oakland hospital to undisclosed care facility, but medical experts say it's only a matter of time before not even machines can keep her blood flowing....
  • Taking a businesslike approach to social woes

     Taking a businesslike approach to social woes
    Like many revolutionary manifestoes, "The Solution Revolution" seeks the overthrow of government as we know it. But for authors William Eggers and Paul Macmillan — who work in public-sector practice at Deloitte — this is a revolution very...
  • Jahi McMath: Expert criticizes keeping girl on ventilator

    Jahi McMath: Expert criticizes keeping girl on ventilator
    Medical ethicists are criticizing the unnamed facility that agreed to keep the body of 13-year-old Jahi McMath on a ventilator after transferring her from an Oakland hospital, saying it will only delay the inevitable while potentially causing long-term...
  • Jahi McMath: Family of brain-dead girl keeping out of public view

    Jahi McMath: Family of brain-dead girl keeping out of public view
    After waging a public battle to keep brain-dead Jahi McMath on a ventilator and then transfer her body to an undisclosed facility, the 13-year-old girl's family has chosen to lie low and "heal up," their attorney said. "The family is seeking to focus...