| Feb 1, 2013
| 10:43 AM
Los Angeles Archbishop Jose Gomez's decision to relieve his predecessor, Cardinal Roger M. Mahony, of all public duties over his mishandling of clergy sex abuse of children decades ago was met by both resignation and disbelief in churches across the...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 7:32 AM
The Los Angeles Archdiocese released tens of thousands of pages of previously secret personnel files for 122 priests accused of molesting children and took the extraordinary step of publicly censuring Cardinal Roger M. Mahony for mishandling the...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 9:04 PM
Los Angeles Archbishop Jose Gomez's decision to stop having Cardinal Roger Mahony perform any public church duties was seen by some experts as unparalleled. “This is very unusual and shows really how seriously they’re taking this," said the...
| Mar 17, 2013
A spring break in the nation's capital is a rite of passage for some families, but if the airfare from the West Coast to the East has stretched your vacation budget, take heart. Many places are free, thanks to government funding (although the sequester...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 8:19 PM
After finding a lump in her breast, Laura Wells had to wait nearly six months before getting a confirmed diagnosis of cancer.
The 46-year-old Costa Mesa woman was uninsured and working part-time when she discovered the lump in 2007. She worked for...
| May 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
When most filmmakers in Los Angeles feel frustrated by the movie business, they pick up a pen to write out their anxiety — or pick up the phone and call their therapist.
Brit Marling and Zal Batmanglij took a different approach.
Upset by a...
| May 25, 2013
| 8:50 AM
You may not have discerned this through the fog and mist of recent weeks, but the Internal Revenue Service is pretty durn good at its job.
Some experts would go further. "I think they do an extraordinary job, considering that they're historically...
| May 19, 2013
| 5:56 PM
Retired Marine Brig. Gen. Gordon Gayle, who received the Navy Cross for leadership and bravery during the assault on Peleliu, one of the bloodiest and most complex and controversial battles fought by Marines during World War II, has died. He was 95....
| May 5, 2013
| 10:34 PM
PENANG, Malaysia — Malaysia’s ruling National Front coalition won at the polls Sunday, election commission officials announced, as voters opted for continuity and experience over opposition calls for reform.
The 13-party National Front...
| Apr 2, 2013
Julian Burke, a corporate turnaround expert who brought a steady hand and political savvy to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority when it was teetering financially and facing federal scrutiny for poor bus service across Los Angeles County, died...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 4:38 PM
UCLA, USC, Long Beach State and San Diego State are all in the recruiting mix for junior guard Isaac Hamilton of Bellflower St. John Bosco. And Coach Derrick Taylor said Hamilton is "very, very interested" in the local schools. Hamilton......