Orange County prosecutors have secured a gang injunction that clamps down on a west Orange County street gang in Stanton.
A new law provides a path to temporary legal status for some youth in the U.S. illegally, but families must produce a bevy of documentation to qualify.
The newly-completed Gold Line bridge over the 210 in Arcadia is a nearly 600-foot-long piece of art inspired by the native peoples of the San Gabriel Valley.
Conventional wisdom holds that complex life evolved in the sea, then crawled up onto land. But a provocative new study argues otherwise.
Eden Full dropped out of Princeton to found a startup company that brings the solar panel technology she invented to developing countries as part of a fellowship.
A big day for marriage: 12/12/12. County offices expand wedding services, and couples line up to tie the knot.
Farm-state lawmakers are urging leaders to include a farm bill as part of any budget deal to avert year-end tax increases and spending cuts.
The gunman who killed two people and himself in a shooting rampage at an Oregon mall was 22 years old and used a stolen rifle from someone he knew.
Federal taxpayers will pay the lion's share of the restoration for the Jersey shore damage caused by Sandy. But most of those who will benefit are private landowners.
The license would give holders access to special "Ready Lanes" to enter the US, rather than wait in regular lanes, where a crossing can take more than an hour.
Pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu met Dodgers fans in LA's Koreatown. The event is one of several the team is sponsoring to drum up support in the offseason.
Despite threats to boycott the city's famous Christmas boat parade, The Newport Beach city council has approved a new dock fee.
One year ago Thursday, a former LA County sheriff’s deputy blacked out and crashed his car into a Starbucks, killing an Iraq war veteran.
A cadre of trained volunteers perform most county civil ceremonies. County offices have added extra volunteers and wedding hours on 12-12-12.
Falling off the "fiscal cliff" would mean steep cuts in the defense budget and trouble for small businesses in Southern California that depend on military contracts.
Cal State Fullerton has been locked down while police search the campus for suspects in an armed robbery at a Riverside County jewelry store.
What does it mean when a single California county casts more pro-Obama votes than 42 states? It means we're really big. Duh.
California Gov. Jerry Brown is being treated with radiation for early stage prostate cancer, his office announced Wednesday.
The city's top budget official testified that a new manager, which he hopes to be in place by next July, could help the city attract more lucrative conventions.
It’s 12/12/12, the last repeating date like that we’ll see this century and the day of a concert to benefit victims of “Superstorm Sandy," starting at 4:30 p.m. Pacific.
SAG Awards nominations were announced with multiple kudos issued to the assassinated, the French, the emotionally distraught, the post-Edwardian and New Jersey.
Superior Court Judge Beverly Reid O’Connell's nomination is largely without controversy, but a full Senate vote may not happen soon.
In the decades between now and 2060, older Americans will tend to be non-Hispanic whites while younger ones will encompass a wider range of ethnicities and races.
DoubleLine Capital's CEO Jeff Gundlach reviews that state of the economy and the investing environment. In the process, he explains the weak recovery.
Dust off your umbrellas because Southern California is getting wet. Expect showers to begin Wednesday and continue through Thursday, with snow in the local mountains.
Undocumented immigrants could get jobless benefits - Sacramento Bee A California Assembly bill proposes allowing recipients of deferred action - young people who receive temporary legal...
The Fed Wednesday announced an extension of its current monetary policy. Could it lead to inflation? Probably not. What's a saver to do?
Greenpeace Craigslist ad says climate change is forcing Santa to relocate. It's part of the group's Arctic campaign.
Los Angeles police SWAT ended a 10-hour altercation after shooting an armed man in his Baldwin Hills home. The suspect, 28, was holding his two children hostage.
Deputies seized marijuana, cocaine, methamphetamine, ecstasy, heroin, LSD and illegal prescription drugs at three Temecula schools.
Today is Wednesday, Dec. 12 and headlines include a push by labor to fire the CAO, an in-depth look at the same-sex marriage campaign, and a plea deal for Alarcon.
The debate over the nation’s debt hit LA Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa’s desk when activists delivered signatures opposing his decision to join "The Campaign to Fix the Debt.”
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Is the use of Article 5 to stop Citizens United appropriate - or even feasible? Should California lead the way in this effort?
What’s next for Syria? What should the U.S.’s role be in assisting the Syrian Opposition Coalition?
Is ignition interlock an appropriate punishment for DUI offenders? Is it effective?
Patt gets the latest on how the department is dealing with accusations of racial profiling, the challenge of expanding the department to 10,000 officers amid budget cuts, and how Mayor Villaraigosa’s new city ID card law will impact crime among illegal immigrants.
Piano man Randy Newman is being inducted into the Rock Hall of Fame, it was announced yesterday, along with the likes of Quincy Jones, Lou Adler and Donna Summer.
Awards season officially kicked off this morning with the release of the Screen Actors Guild Awards nominations. We have the scoop on who got the nods and who got snubbed.
Is McColl’s version of “T'was The Night” in line with 21st century ideals? Does it matter whether or not Santa smokes a pipe?
In a new six-part series, Bloomberg News finds that state workers in California today make far more than comparable workers in other states, and in the private sector.
Imagine you order a steak at a restaurant, you bite in and it's soft, flavorful and easy to chew. The meat could have been tenderized by the chef, beating and hammering it right there...
In 2003 Celia Walden was a 25-year-old journalist in England and given one of her first assignments: To make sure one of her paper's star columnists didn't talk to any rival newspapers...
Republicans say the President's plan to cut spending and forestall automatic tax hikes is lacking in specifics, but Democrats say the Republican's counter proposal is lacking in specifics...
The U.S. will ultimately spend $1 trillion to produce the F-35 next generation fighter jet. It's a classic cautionary tale of Pentagon cost overruns.
More than a million California children who lack health insurance will qualify for coverage under the Affordable Care Act. When so-called "Obamacare" takes effect in 2014, more children...
While we were all focused on the presidential race, poring over polls and tweeting each debate, there was another major campaign underway. One designed to change the nation's position...
For more than a century, the main University of California system logo was represented by a circle containing a picture of a book with the phrase"Let There Be Light."
Ravi Shankar, the much-loved sitarist famous for bringing Indian music to the west, has died at 92 years old. Shankar died Tuesday at a hospital near his long-time home in Encinitas...
We've all heard warning like, "Don't go swimming for an hour after you eat!" "Never run with scissors," and "Chew on your pencil and you'll get lead poisoning," from our parents and...
How do children develop their ideas about race? Research says babies notice skin color in their first year and parents should talk to kids about difference.
On a gloomy Saturday morning, the South Hills High School Marching Band practices for the last time before Championships ... and it isn't going smoothly.
"It's not a perfect family. It's not a perfect Christmas. I think that's why the movie works as well as it does."
Rankin and Bass' 1970 masterwork "Santa Claus is Comin' to Town," an origin myth for Santa, is almost as Jewish thematically as the annual Chabad telethon.
Florence was a city with a rule of law in which the humble could rise, and where, at least in this era, privilege did not dictate nor tyrants terrorize. Maybe the Renaissance began here just because it was the city with the biggest heart.
The Loh Down On Science
Where kids can hide their spinach.