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Kavanaugh accuser Christine Blasey Ford offers to testify next week, her attorneys say, but details aren't clear

The California woman who alleges Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her in high school is willing to “provide her firsthand knowledge” to the Senate Judiciary Committee next week, her attorneys said today.

A wealthy teen was cleared in a South L.A. killing. Critics say his race and privilege helped him win

The case grabbed headlines after the white, affluent teen was charged in a South L.A. gang killing and again when a jury acquitted him of all charges.

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Trump administration seeks to limit access to U.S. for immigrants who use or are likely to use public assistance

The proposed changes amount to a broad expansion of the government's ability to deny visas or residency to immigrants if they or members of their household benefit from programs such as Medicaid Part D, the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program or Section 8 housing vouchers.

Suge Knight's image as thug and feared enforcer crumbled in court

During years of court hearings in Knight's murder case, it became hard to reconcile the man seated at the defense table with his longtime image as one of the most powerful and intimidating rap impresarios.

Comcast outbids Fox and Walt Disney Co. with $40-billion offer for Europe's Sky TV

The deal still must be approved by Sky shareholders but, should it be approved, Comcast is poised to grow its business to more than 50 million customers worldwide.

Developer Rick Caruso goes small with new Pacific Palisades shopping district

Unlike Caruso's ornate complexes, including the Grove and the Americana at Brand, the $200-million Palisades Village features a smaller footprint and boutique restaurants and stores.

California faces new and newly urgent challenges. Join us as we explore the state's future

The November election will usher in a new governor and with him, the beginning of a new chapter in the California story. Our new series begins Sunday.

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