| Feb 22, 2014
| 10:18 AM
CARACAS, Venezuela -- Massive demonstrations by opponents and supporters of President Nicolas Maduro were underway Saturday in central Caracas as the official death toll rose to eight on the 10th day of civil unrest roiling Venezuela.
| Feb 18, 2014
| 6:09 PM
CARACAS, Venezuela — Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez turned himself in to authorities Tuesday to face what he calls trumped-up homicide charges, after urging supporters to stay in the streets and protest peacefully against the...
| Feb 19, 2014
Re "Time to make a turf decision," Column, Feb. 14
In 1988, my students at Suzanne Middle School in Walnut wrote and lobbied the state to pass a bill requiring all state-funded building to use drought-tolerant landscaping. The Times supported their work...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 11:26 AM
CARACAS, Venezuela -- Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez turned himself in to authorities Tuesday to face what he says are trumped-up homicide charges, after urging supporters to stay in the streets and protest peacefully against the government....
| Feb 17, 2014
| 1:17 PM
CARACAS, Venezuela — An opposition leader being hunted by authorities on homicide charges announced plans to lead a protest march Tuesday and then turn himself in to police.
Leopoldo Lopez, a former Caracas borough mayor, denies the criminal...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 11:12 AM
Editor's note: Schools are listed in alphabetical order. Teams not listed did not submit form.
Coach: Bruce Aven
2012-13 record: 25-3
Returning starters: Louis Beck, Sr.; David Villar, Sr.; Dallas Perez, Sr.;...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 7:44 AM
Larissa Mark, the Trumbull High School senior who led efforts to successfully reinstate the school's Thespian Society production of the musical "Rent" via a wide-spread social media and grass roots community campaign, will be honored by the Dramatists...
| Jan 21, 2014
On paper, "liberal intolerance" is something of an oxymoron, like "jumbo shrimp," "loyal opposition" or "conspicuous absence." But what makes oxymorons funny is that they are real things. There are jumbo shrimp. Absences can be conspicuous, opponents...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 5:02 PM
Newly obtained police documents were pivotal in making the upcoming PBS documentary "Ruben Salazar: Man in the Middle," which examines the life and controversial death in 1970 of the prominent Mexican American journalist, said filmmaker Phillip Rodriguez....
| Jan 29, 2014
| 6:30 PM
The Academy's board of governors voted to rescind the original song nomination for "Alone Yet Not Alone," music by Bruce Broughton and lyric by Dennis Spiegel. An additional nominee in the category will not be named.
The decision was prompted by the...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 11:08 PM
A Burbank man was arrested on suspicion of killing his 76-year-old mother, whose body was found in an alley wrapped in a blanket, police said Monday night.
Officers responded Monday morning to call of a possible woman down in the alley near the 4000...