Archive for July 21st, 2013

The 100th Tour de France wraps up with a win for the British

Arts & Entertainment | | July 21 2013, 1:53 PM

Organizers feared this year's Tour de France wouldn't generate the excitement of previous years, but viewership was up along with excitement at the win of a British cyclist.

Mountain Fire: Evacuations lifted for Idyllwild, Fern Valley

Local | | July 21 2013, 1:40 PM

Riverside fire officials say they are lifting evacuation orders for the communities of Idyllwild and Fern Valley as of 11:00 a.m. this morning.

Chain-reaction crash kills 1, injures 3 near Mid-City

Local | | July 21 2013, 1:23 PM

Los Angeles police say a suspected drunk driver triggered a chain-reaction crash that killed one person and injured three others when one of the cars involved careened onto a sidewalk.

'The Conjuring' scares up $41.5M to top box office

Arts & Entertainment | | July 21 2013, 12:36 PM

Moviegoers were ready for a fright this weekend, sending "The Conjuring" into first place at the box office.

A woman among men: Female firefighter blazed a trail

US & World | | July 21 2013, 11:59 AM

One county in Virginia is promoting the fire service to teenage girls, hoping they'll follow in the footsteps of Judy Brewer, the first career female firefighter in the U.S.

High-end stores use facial recognition tools to spot VIPs

Arts & Entertainment | | July 21 2013, 10:18 AM

A new facial recognition system is helping luxury shops give the VIP treatment as soon as big spenders walk in the door.

A year after Anaheim unrest, Zimmerman verdict renews rally

Local | | July 21 2013, 9:54 AM

A day after demonstrators around the U.S. gathered to protest the acquittal of George Zimmerman, crowds are meeting in the Orange County city of Anaheim to mark the anniversary of the death of an unarmed Latino man who was shot by police last year.

Fighting fire with fire: Why some burns are good for nature

Environment & Science | | July 21 2013, 8:15 AM

Fire is a natural part of the western landscape, and a push over the last century to eliminate fires has threatened the habitats that some plants and animals need.

FCC votes to bring high-speed Internet to schools

Pass / Fail | | July 21 2013, 6:00 AM

The Federal Communications Commission will modernize its federal E-Rate program, which provides funding for schools and libraries to connect to the Internet.

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