Sony hack: 'Sophisticated actor' behind cyberattack, White House says

The White House stopped short of blaming North Korea amid widely circulating reports that intelligence officials have linked the isolated nation to a massive cyberattack against Sony Pictures.

Rabbi Harold Schulweis dies in Los Angeles at 89

Among his accomplishments, Schulweis was an innovator who addressed poverty in the U.S., worked to raise awareness of genocide in Africa and welcomed gay and lesbian Jews into the synagogue.

Alleged DUI driver slams into churchgoers in Redondo Beach, killing 3

A suspected drunk driver slammed into a group of more than a dozen people leaving a Christmas pageant in Redondo Beach on Wednesday.

Nurse Julietta Losoyo gives Derek Lucero a whooping cough vaccination at the San Diego Public Health Center on Dec. 10.

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California whooping cough runs high among Latino babies

Public health officials in California are trying to understand why Latino babies are contracting whooping cough at much higher rates than other babies.