| Jan 2, 2012
| 5:54 PM
Since my criticism of our Rose Parade float concept was fodder for this column on several occasions last year, I thought it only fair to get myself out of bed at 3:00 a.m. so I could get out onto Orange Grove Boulevard for a firsthand, close-up look at...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 1:46 PM
A high-surf advisory is in effect along the Southern California coast through Saturday, and a dangerous riptide has taken the life of at least one swimmer, officials said Tuesday.
A good Samaritan pulled a Huntington Beach swimmer caught in a riptide...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 2:50 PM
A parole agent shot Wednesday in Lake View Terrace was hit in the face. Police continued to search for the gunman, who was considered armed and dangerous.
The officer's injury was not life threatening, police sources said, and the shooting appears to...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 8:31 AM
A horse named Cowboy found it a tough trot home in Altadena when he stepped on a manhole cover that gave way.
The man riding the horse, Damon Scott, managed to leap from the horse to safety. But the horse became trapped in the manhole along Lincoln...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 10:57 PM
An inmate who escaped from an Orange County jail was back behind bars Friday, sheriff's officials said.
William Scott Woodin, 39, was arrested at Vintage Park in Lake Forest about 24 hours after he escaped, according to KTLA. He was discovered missing...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 2:22 PM
Many of the former leaders of the city of Bell were back in court Tuesday, demanding that the corruption charges against them be dropped or dismissed.
They are also asking why the former police chief of the city, Randy Adams, is not facing charges as...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 2:38 PM
The force of an explosion on a boat Saturday near the Sunset Beach marina sent some passengers flying into the water.
The explosion was reported just before noon when a 24-foot powerboat carrying nine people experienced engine troubles shortly after...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 11:35 AM
Federal officials have joined the investigation into a rash of tagging incidents involving Southwest Airlines passenger jets.
According to an internal memo obtained by ABC15 in Phoenix, "These unauthorized markings typically appear as symbols or words...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 12:22 PM
Leisha Hailey, a musician and star of 'The L-Word,' a drama about lesbians that used to air on Showtime, has accused Southwest Airlines of discriminating against her because she is gay and has called for a boycott of the airline.
Hailey and her partner,...
| Sep 30, 2011
| 8:17 AM
A 67-year-old man whose car plunged 200 feet down a mountain in the Angeles National Forest survived for six days by eating bugs and leaves and drinking creek water, his family told KTLA-TV Channel 5 Thursday night.
David Lavau was with another person...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 8:02 AM
Officials are cautioning residents to be alert after two mountain lions were found early Tuesday morning sitting on the front lawn of a home in Sierra Madre.
A resident reported seeing the two cats about 12:32 a.m. in front of a house on the 600 block of...