| Jul 15, 2011
| 3:33 PM
Things I simply just don’t get: So, the last Harry Potter movie just came out.
Spoiler Alert: J.K. Rowling is a gazillionaire.
And leading up to the release was a gauntlet of publicity about the middle-aged actors pretending to be 17-year-old...
| Mar 26, 2011
| 6:10 PM
Juan Gonzales works for the city of Glendale now, but when he was a child he and his family followed the harvest in California, picking lemons, oranges, peaches, grapes, plums and cucumbers.
“I remember when I was a young boy the movement going...
| May 1, 2011
| 7:50 AM
Gayle's Sunday, May 1, 2011 Sunday Gospel spotlight featured Minister Lorenzo Johnson and Praizum.
Minister Lorenzo Johnson is known as a musician, vocalist and composer, both in the gospel and secular arenas. His performances are diverse: jazz pianist...
| Oct 6, 2011
| 8:09 PM
Reporting from Los Angeles and Washington -- Rep. Howard Berman hasn't had to fight for a job since Richard Nixon defeated George McGovern and M*A*S*H made its television debut.
That was 1972, when he won a state Assembly seat in his first race. Now the...
| May 16, 2011
| 11:29 PM
The color of California is changing. There’s no majority race anymore; but whites, European Americans, are leaving the golden state in growing numbers. Kevin Wilcox works as an architect, and he believes the unfriendly business climate is the...
| May 22, 2011
| 2:24 AM
There are certain things people understand, things they’ll respond to and fight for. Changing a state power policy like “resource adequacy” is not one of them.
What does that even mean? Probably nothing to the layman, but what it...
| Apr 29, 2011
| 6:07 PM
When should a convicted killer's time in prison be up?
Typically, a convict who has served his or her time will get a parole hearing. The parole board will make a recommendation, at which point the governor of California can say "no way" or take no...
| May 9, 2011
| 9:47 PM
Former Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and his wife, Maria Shriver, have separated, with Shriver moving out of their Brentwood mansion while the two determine the next step in their 25-year marriage.
Shriver has been residing apart from the actor-turned-...
| Jun 2, 2011
Reporting from Sacramento -- Matthew Kipling Fong, a former California state treasurer who ran unsuccessfully for the U.S. Senate in 1998, died Wednesday at his home in Pasadena after a long bout with skin cancer. He was 57.
Fong, a Republican, was the...
| Jul 20, 2011
| 9:39 PM
If you seek verification that Orange County has grown up, the evidence lies simply in the coming of a new generation of community leaders. In some ways it is hard to comprehend that time has passed, not by years, but by decades. The great men and women of...
| Sep 11, 2009
Bernard L. Madoff's massive fraud stunned some of the wealthy denizens of Malibu Colony, especially when a couple devastated by the scheme surrendered their oceanfront home to Wells Fargo Bank.
But some neighbors say the real shocker came when they saw...