| Jul 3, 2013
| 9:23 PM
Investigators were trying to determine Wednesday night what caused a multi-vehicle accident in Northridge that left six people in critical condition.
The accident occurred near Tampa Avenue and Roscoe Boulevard shortly before 8:30 p.m., the Los...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 9:16 PM
Two of six people who were critically injured in a multi-vehicle crash in Northridge have died, police reported Thursday.
The crash occurred near Tampa Avenue and Roscoe Boulevard shortly before 8:30 p.m. Wednesday. Some of the victims were sprawled...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 5:40 PM
Los Angeles police were searching for a suspect Monday afternoon in Reseda following a pursuit and reports of shots fired, authorities said.
The pursuit involved at least three suspects and Los Angeles Police Department officers.
Two of the suspects...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 6:22 PM
A robbery at a marijuana clinic in the San Fernando Valley sparked a police pursuit and a shootout as officers exchanged gunfire with suspects, authorities told The Times on Monday evening.
The shooting broke out about 4:30 p.m. after the two suspects...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 10:49 AM
Slim Whitman, a country pop singer whose forlorn wail influenced a generation of vocalists in the early 1950s, has died at age 90. Whitman, born in Tampa, Fla., was a regular on the influential country radio program "The Louisiana Hayride" starting in...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 8:58 PM
The down-on-his-luck singer sat on the steps of Nashville's famed Grand Ole Opry, bemoaning the job he'd just lost at a radio station, when out walked country legend Hank Williams.
The celebrated but troubled singer and songwriter, who had just been...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 5:05 PM
USC is not revealing how much it is paying David H. Petraeus, the former four-star U.S. Army general and Central Intelligence Agency chief, for the part-time position he is starting this fall as a lecturer and as a mentor to students who are veterans....
| Jun 28, 2013
| 9:11 AM
Trayvon Martin appeared to be straddling and striking George Zimmerman when the two tussled at a gated Florida community, a resident testified Friday, but the witness added that he never saw anyone’s head being slammed onto the sidewalk.
| Dec 28, 2012
Gen. H. Norman Schwarzkopf, who presided over the swift and devastating 1991 military assault on Iraq that transformed the Middle East and reminded America what it was like to win a war, died Thursday of complications from pneumonia. He was 78.
| Dec 14, 2012
| 11:38 AM
Some are approaching the looming Mayan apocalypse next week with trepidation and underground bunkers. The business community, however, is celebrating with Doomsday deals and marketing ploys.
On Dec. 21, the day pegged as the potential end of the world,...
| Apr 7, 2013
| 12:34 PM
When Les Blank arrived in the lush, untamed Amazon in 1981 to make a documentary about Werner Herzog's film, "Fitzcarraldo," he knew the German's reputation as a daredevil director. Herzog had chosen the remote jungle locale, plagued by tribal...