| Aug 6, 2013
| 2:16 PM
New research published Tuesday found that in cities with large numbers of Mexican-born workers, the immigrants insulated native-born workers from steep job losses during the recession.
Researchers said that when labor markets soured, immigrants chased...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Oklahoma may be at the nexus of violent tornadoes and scientific developments in unmanned aircraft, but the state faces stiff competition in its bid to become one of the first six federal sites allowed to test the technology.
Fifty applications have...
| May 10, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Meet the ladies of GOLF CHANNEL's Big Break Mexico golf skills competition series premiering May 13 at 9pm ET and airing Mondays. Season 19 of GOLF CHANNEL's golf skills competition series Big Break has six men and six women in a mixed team format at...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 2:35 PM
The Bach Festival Society of Winter Park has hired three new staff members in preparation for the upcoming season. The society, which presents visiting classical-music artists and stages its own concerts, has undergone a bit of restructuring as it looks...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 1:45 PM
It's a typically dry afternoon in Sun Valley, in an industrial area near the Burbank airport where the pavement is scorched and the air is speckled with construction dust.
Tucked behind a 12-foot-high ficus hedge, however, inside a Willy Wonka-like...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 4:43 PM
During a nine-month stretch when Laguna Beach High athletics attained unparalleled success in different avenues of competition, Haley Putnam and Drake Martinez have been selected to carry the banner for the 2012-13 school year.
Putnam was named the...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 3:58 PM
Nicole Snell & Adam Deermount
Mr. and Mrs. Ted Snell of Newport Beach are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Miss. Nicole Snell to Adam Deermount, also of Newport Beach.
The bride-to-be graduated from Corona Del Mar High School in...
| Nov 11, 2012
| 1:06 PM
Dr. Bertram Wyatt-Brown, an acclaimed and influential professor of American history who wrote widely on Southern history and culture and whose book on honor in the antebellum South was a 1983 Pulitzer Prize finalist, died Monday of pulmonary fibrosis at...
| Feb 18, 2012
| 4:31 PM
There's little question that George Huguely V, the former University of Virginia student on trial for murder, had a problem with alcohol.
He had been arrested twice for drinking-related infractions, one of them violent, in his early 20s. And he admits to...
| Sep 16, 2010
Raymond Crossman remembers trying to fit in and find a comfort level while in college. He recalls getting involved with an organization that required a written request to a nondescript mailbox where names were not included and a secret rendezvous was...
| May 31, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Since 2006, the National Education Policy Center has been giving out “Bunkum Awards” to highlight what it calls “junk science” reports masquerading as social science research. The center, at the University of Colorado Boulder, this...