| Jun 7, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Kimberly Anyadike of Los Angeles, and Lindsay Brown of Newport Beach are among finalists in Seventeen's "Pretty Amazing" cover contest....
| Dec 22, 2012
| 7:54 AM
BOYS' BASKETBALL CENTURY LEAGUE Esperanza 66, El Dorado 64 NONLEAGUE Capistrano Valley 64, Brethren Christian 59 Compton 46, Fairfax 41 Corona del Mar 64, Newport Harbor 54 Estancia 56, Sage Hill 48 Fairfax 61, Narbonne 30 Huntington Beach 72, San......
| Jan 17, 2013
| 5:22 PM
A former Amtrak employee convicted of receiving more than $500,000 in disability and insurance payments after faking injuries has fled to avoid prison, San Diego County prosecutors said Thursday. Wanda Lee Ann Podgurski, 60, was not in Superior Court to.....
| May 16, 2012
| 12:16 PM
Angelenos are in some of the worst financial distress in the U.S., with the region’s households facing below average credit, housing and employment figures.
A nationwide index measuring the financial health of the average U.S. household is...
| Jun 24, 2012
When a perfect 10 isn't enough, there's EleVen.
That's the name of tennis pro and sports style icon Venus Williams' new "tennis lifestyle brand," with its dresses, tops and bottoms designed to be worn on and off the court.
Williams, 32, is the winner of...
| Jan 27, 2013
Big, bigger, biggest is not what cruising is all about in 2013.
In fact, most of this year's new ships are designed for river cruising, carrying fewer than 200 passengers.
Woodland Hills-based Viking River Cruises leads the way, introducing 10 new...
| Apr 1, 2012
Harry Crews, a rough-hewn Southerner who drew a keen following with novels that describe a Hieronymus Bosch landscape of grotesques — characters who are tossed into rattlesnake pits, walk on their hands, croon lullabies to a skull and literally...
| Nov 29, 2010
Leslie Nielsen, a serious actor who became a comic star with his career-changing roles in "Airplane!" and the "Naked Gun" comedies, died Sunday in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. He was 84.
Nielson died of complications from pneumonia at a hospital near his home,...
| Oct 22, 2010
Melvin Lane Powers, a flamboyant real estate developer who was acquitted of murdering his aunt's multimillionaire husband in a sensational 1966 trial, has died. He was 68.
Powers died Oct. 8 at his Houston home, his family announced. The cause of death...
| Jun 24, 2010
It's one of the most iconic images to emerge from World War II.
Life magazine photographer Alfred Eisenstaedt's photograph of an anonymous young sailor in a dark-blue uniform dipping a white-uniformed nurse backward while giving her a long kiss in the...
| Dec 11, 2010
Marvin Levin, a Sacramento developer who alerted the FBI to corruption in the California Legislature in the 1980s and played a pivotal role in the ensuing sting operation, has died. He was 76.
Levin, who had been in declining health for a decade, died...