| Oct 31, 2013
| 5:50 PM
Gov. Jerry Brown has made it no secret that he wants California colleges to ramp up online education as a way to increase access and reduce costs.
He emphasized the point recently when he named a Cal State Northridge computer science professor to the...
| Jun 1, 2013
| 10:27 AM
It's not rare for the St. Francis High athletic teams to reap first-team honors in the Mission League or CIF Southern Section.
It's not as common for the Golden Knights team of athletic trainers and sports-medicine interns, who are usually out of the...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 3:55 PM
Playing Division I basketball was the furthest thing from Tariq Owens’ mind when he was just a 5-foot-9 eighth-grade football player. But three years, 12 inches and a new sport changed his mindset dramatically.
Owens, now a 6-foot-9, 180-pound...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 11:44 AM
Mark Sellers describes the music his band Wildhorse plays as southern country rock with a soulful rhythm-and-blues feel.
“I always add southern to it because I grew up in the South and that is really where country rock came from — you have...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 1:45 PM
Three young immigrants who entered the United States illegally as children are in Mexico and will try to cross the border back into the U.S. as part of a campaign to reduce deportations.
At the border, the three will ask to be admitted legally, but they...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 2:36 PM
NOGALES, Ariz. — Chanting, “Undocumented, unafraid,” three young immigrants brought to the United States illegally as children staged an unorthodox — and risky — demonstration at the U.S.-Mexico border to protest U.S....
| Jul 24, 2013
| 1:51 PM
Elise Kalfayan plans to create a higher profile of the Friends of the Glendale Public Library in her second term as president.
Since 1990, the Friends have raised more than $750,000 in support of library services and materials. The group also promotes...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 8:56 PM
Alert: Unconfirmed reports of explosives at four sites on campus: Science Center, Thayer, Sever and Emerson. Evacuate those buildings now.
Harvard University issued that warning Monday morning, and police swarmed the Cambridge, Mass., campus for several...
| Dec 21, 2013
| 8:00 AM
I t-h-i-n-k …
Ido Kedar sits at the dining room table of his West Hills home. He fidgets in his chair, slouched over an iPad, typing. He hunts down each letter. Seconds pass between the connections.
… A-u-t-i-s-m-l-a-n-d …
| Jan 8, 2013
A man was found dead with a gunshot wound early Tuesday outside a bar near Cal State Northridge, and the case is being investigated as a homicide, police said....
| Jan 8, 2013
The 12-year-old Riverside boy who shot and killed his neo-Nazi father had a "tragic history," including violence since he was a toddler, a mental health expert testified Monday. But, said child psychologist Anna Salter, there was no indication the boy's.....