| Feb 27, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The sacking last week of the commander of the Free Syrian Army appears to be driving a wedge among factions of the loosely organized Western-backed network of rebel forces at a crucial moment in the three-year civil war to oust Syrian President Bashar...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 5:07 PM
Mayor Rahm Emanuel stepped off the plane Monday morning from a family vacation in Indonesia into a city blanketed in a winter freeze and quickly addressed the optics of his absence from Chicago in the run-up to some of the nastiest weather the area has...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 7:38 PM
Emulex Corp. in Costa Mesa designs and makes chips that help data move faster through computer servers and storage networks.
The company's Ethernet and Fibre Channel products have been built into the server and storage products of such well-known...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 8:03 AM
South Florida law enforcement agencies, the Florida Highway Patrol and the U.S. Coast Guard are advising travelers to take care this Labor Day weekend.
To avoid injuries and getting ticketed, drivers and all passengers, including kids, should use seat...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 9:08 AM
A yearslong debate centered around cellphone tower regulations in Burbank will continue this week with city officials hosting a community meeting Wednesday to hear from residents.
The meeting – which will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Buena...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 11:28 AM
When it first opened up back in 2009, the 60-foot long “Turtle Tunnel” under the Route 7 bypass in Brookfield was derided as a million-dollar joke.
People laughed over the idea of attaching tiny GPS tracking devices to the shells of the...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
DEAR JOYCE: My son will be leaving the military soon so I was interested to see in your column that Walmart has announced plans to offer jobs to any recent veterans who want one and to hire more than 100,000 in the next five years. That's good news....
| Nov 7, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Shuttle bus drivers at BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport sought to draw attention to what they say are unfair working conditions during a protest Thursday during which they drove around the airport's traffic loop "en masse."
In a statement about the...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 3:19 PM
Amid reports of wind turbine blades flying off and a resulting flurry of damage control measures, engineering powerhouse Siemens said Monday the chief of its wind power division would step down, two weeks after announcing costs related to incidents in...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 5:00 AM
As fugitive National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden weighs his asylum options, he should be familiar with the name Luis Posada Carriles.
Both Venezuela and Cuba want to get their hands on the 85-year-old Posada, accused of orchestrating the...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 10:43 AM
For the first time, scientists have evidence of a mountain lion inhabiting Griffith Park. His name is P-22. That's P, as in puma. "We never had any definitive proof of a mountain lion living in Griffith Park," said Jeff Sikich,......