| May 19, 2013
| 2:28 PM
2013 was the year indie finally conquered KROQ-FM.
At the station's annual day-long Weenie Roast festival in Irvine on Saturday, almost every headliner evoked a certain scrappy outsiderdom -- even if those bands had radio hits hiding in their plaid...
| May 20, 2013
| 12:36 PM
Loading his earthly belongings into a laundry cart that he rented from Campus Services, Johns Hopkins University freshman Austin Dennis made several trips from his dormitory room to his car on residential Greenway at North Charles Street, opposite the...
| May 21, 2013
| 9:52 AM
As the sun beamed on the Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre in Irvine on Saturday, a sold-out sea of indie music fans danced and sang along to some of today's biggest rock artists at the 21st annual KROQ Weenie Roast.
While many of the past years have...
| May 14, 2013
The country's largest wireless carriers have joined together for a national advertising campaign to discourage mobile users from texting while driving.
AT&T announced that competitors Verizon Wireless, Sprint and T-Mobile and more than 200 other...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 1:00 PM
After a rough weekend, the Connecticut Whale return to the ice Wednesday night against the Bridgeport Sound Tigers.
The Whale was winless in three games over the weekend, losing to Providence, Syracuse and Springfield. Connecticut is 9-9-2-0, good for...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 9:21 AM
NEW YORK -- Scores of iPhone 5 users hit Apple's support forums over the past week to exchange anecdotal reports on a scary bug: Their phones appeared to be sucking down cellular data even when they were connected to a Wi-Fi network, resulting in big...
| May 16, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Going to a large sporting event usually means you won't have Internet connection until you leave the stadium, but Los Angeles' Staples Center will no longer have that problem.
The arena, which is home to the Lakers, Clippers and the Kings, has been...
| May 10, 2013
| 8:16 AM
Nokia and Verizon Wireless are teaming up to launch the Lumia 928, a variation of the Finnish phone maker's flagship smartphone.
After a few days of teasing users with vague ads like one that ran in a recent issue of Vanity Fair, the company...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 7:24 AM
The Farm Bureau Live amphitheater in Virginia Beach announced two concerts this week: Maroon 5 and Kelly Clarkson on Sept. 8 and ShaggFest featuring rappers J. Cole and Pusha T on June 15.
Adam Levine's Maroon 5 tops the bill of a Honda Civic tour...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 9:35 AM
Halloween may be on a Wednesday this year, but with so many events coming up over the next few days, it will be possible to wave your freak flag for much, much longer. Read on for a sample assortment.
The famed Boot Hill yard display at 16...
| Nov 8, 2012
HAMPTON — Thousands of dollars have slowly bled out of a checking account created for an undercover cigarette operation that was shut down by the Hampton Police more than nine months ago.
Blue Water Tobacco, a sting company designed to go after...