Archive for March 10th, 2013

Killer whales spotted off the coast of Newport Beach (Video)

Local | | March 10 2013, 6:27 PM

Killer whales were spotted off the coast of Newport Beach on Saturday afternoon, the first sighting in Orange County this year.

Militants in Nigeria kill seven hostages, including westerners

US & World | | March 10 2013, 5:03 PM

The seven — four Lebanese, one British, one Greek and one Italian citizen – who worked for a construction company were kidnapped Feb 16. A militant Islamist group claimed responsibility.

Police seeking help in finding robber dubbed Luger Bandit

http://www.scpr.org/archive | | March 10 2013, 2:14 PM

An attempted robbery at a Wells Fargo in San Dimas Sunday marked the third incident linked to a man nicknamed the "Luger Bandit" by authorities.

When Rand Paul ended filibuster, he left drones on national stage

http://www.scpr.org/archive | | March 10 2013, 1:51 PM

The senator vowed to keep talking until the White House clarified whether it has authority to kill U.S. citizens on American soil with drones. He finally stood down, but the debate is far from over.

Six innovators to be added to TV Hall of Fame

Arts & Entertainment | | March 10 2013, 11:00 AM

The Academy Hall of Television Arts and Sciences will induct six new members to its Hall of Fame on Monday, for their innovation and achievements.

Afghan President Karzai claims Taliban, U.S. colluding

US & World | | March 10 2013, 11:00 AM

The allegations come as Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel continues his first visit to the nation as Pentagon Chief – and after a deadly explosion in Kabul on Saturday that the Taliban called a message to the new defense secretary.

The Queen signs charter with equal rights

US & World | | March 10 2013, 10:30 AM

By signing a new charter for the Commonwealth states, Her Majesty is royally endorsing equal rights. One possible outcome of her support: If Prince William and Kate have a girl, she may well be queen someday.

Social media blackout keeps cardinals pure

http://www.scpr.org/archive | | March 10 2013, 9:22 AM

Preparations at the site of Tuesday's papal conclave include a high-tech scrubbing of the chapel for bugs and electronic monitoring equipment.

Cat Haven animal park reopens after fatal lion attack

Local | | March 10 2013, 9:18 AM

A California animal sanctuary is reopening to the public less than a week after an African lion killed a 24-year-old intern.

1 killed, 6 injured when truck drives onto downtown LA sidewalk

The Latest | | March 10 2013, 4:35 PM

Authorities say one person was killed and four were injured when a pickup truck ran onto a crowded sidewalk and crashed into a building in downtown Los Angeles.

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