As a wildfire rages along the remote northwest edge of Yosemite National Park, officials cleared brush and set sprinklers to protect two groves of giant sequoias.
With the sequester, public defenders' offices are losing staff. But everyone is entitled to representation, so judges are appointing expensive private attorneys in their place.
The Children's Hospital L.A. and House Research Institute were recently awarded a grant for a clinical trial to help young children who have never been able to hear.
Calling their deaths "an abomination," a priest memorialized a Southern California mother and son killed by a family friend who also abducted the woman's 16-year-old daughter.
It was called "The March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom." So what effects did the historic rally have on employment in the United States?
One of seven large mirrors for the 72-foot telescope will be spun cast at the University of Arizona on Saturday.
President Obama is meeting with his national security team to discuss reports of Syria's use of chemical weapons, as the U.S. "repositions" warships.
Organizers say they expect 100,000 people to attend Saturday's events ahead of the Aug. 28 anniversary of the iconic "I Have a Dream" speech.
Linda Ronstadt says she suffers from Parkinson's disease, which has robbed her ability to sing. She says she was diagnosed eight months ago and "can't sing a note."
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