| Jun 15, 2010
| 9:48 PM
Two police veterans each with more than 20 years' experience in metropolitan departments are now finalists for the position of Newport Beach police chief, city officials said Tuesday.
The candidates are retired Los Angeles Police Department Asst....
| Jun 6, 2010
Harry Potter is about to arrive in Florida — not via broomstick or Floo powder but by a mystery technology that will sweep fans along on a life-and-death adventure in the realm of young wizards.
The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, which officially...
| May 20, 2010
The town of Suffolk was born in 1742 — named after colonial governor William Gooch's home in Suffolk County, England.
Suffolk became a city in 1910. Then in 1974 it consolidated with Nansemond County and the towns of Holland and...
| Mar 28, 2010
Elinor Smith Sullivan, who was considered one of the youngest and most daring pilots in the 1920s when she set a number of flying records, died March 19 of kidney failure at a nursing home in Palo Alto, her family said. She was 98.
| Aug 9, 2010
| 6:42 PM
When Norfolk-based Joint Forces Command planted its roots in Hampton Roads about 15 years ago, a long line of contractors spared neither time nor expense to follow, hoping to get a piece of the lucrative and emerging field of modeling and simulation....
| Jan 27, 2011
| 7:30 AM
The U.S. Army has awarded a major contract to an Indiana company and the work will be done in Indianapolis.
The Raytheon Company got a $51.5 million contract to produce a system to defeat improved explosive devices or IEDs. Raytheon is a technology...
| Mar 14, 2011
| 5:03 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- A Sikorsky helicopter burst into flames after it crashed into a building in El Segundo Sunday morning, the Federal Aviation Administration said.
The accident happened around 9:40 a.m. at the Raytheon plant located at 2000 E. El...
| Mar 13, 2011
| 1:28 PM
LOS ANGELES -- A Sikorsky helicopter burst into flames after it crashed into a building near East El Segundo Boulevard Sunday morning, according to officials.
Authorities said there is a lot of damage to a building at the Raytheon plant located in the...
| Jun 8, 2011
| 10:41 AM
More than $175 million in contracts was announced at the Showcase for Commerce press conference Wednesday, capping one of the event’s most successful years.
Among the news: a new deal between Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems, El Segundo, Calif.,...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 4:51 AM
The final day of the 2011 Showcase of Commerce was highlighted by the announcement that seven local companies have been awarded contracts potentially valued at nearly $178 million.
The amount not only set a record for the Showcase, but it also set a new...
| Jun 20, 2011
Last month, scores of public officials across Los Angeles County opened their mail to find nearly identical requests for information: Members of the Los Angeles City Council and the county Board of Supervisors, the Community Redevelopment Agency and...