| Nov 3, 2014
| 2:54 PM
Tuesday is election day, with polling places open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Two races that local voters will be deciding are the state Assembly race for the 43rd District, where incumbent Mike Gatto (D-Silver Lake) is facing challenger Todd Royal, a...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 11:31 AM
Opponents for the local congressional election next week offered their views on issues facing the area and the nation, from bipartisanship to gun control.
Both political parties are beholden to special interests and well-funded industry lobbyists, said...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 6:11 PM
Islamic State still generates tens of millions of dollars a month in illicit income despite a U.S.-led effort to cut the financing streams that have helped turn the once-obscure militant group into a terrorist organization unlike any previously seen, a...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Good morning, 818 readers! Today is Thursday, October 16, 2014. Temperatures for today are expected to reach a high of 75 degrees and a low of 57.
Here are some of the latest headlines from the area:
- Calling the Talaria at Burbank mixed-use...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 1:56 PM
The White House will be displaying the Armenian Orphan Rug, also known as the Ghazir Rug, as part of an exhibit at the White House Visitors Center from Nov. 18 to 23, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) announced on Wednesday.
The exhibit – titled...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 1:44 PM
A historic rug tied to the Armenian genocide will go on display at the White House Visitor Center in November after several failed attempts to display the piece.
The Ghazir rug was created by orphans of the genocide and presented to President Calvin...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 4:22 PM
With the city of Burbank just entering its teens, 1924 saw the birth of numerous individuals who would go on to become legendary and iconic figures reaching the pinnacle of their respective fields — Marlon Brando, Henry Mancini, Sarah Vaughan,...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 1:08 PM
The League of Women Voters of Glendale/Burbank will hold a forum for candidates running in the 28th Congressional District at 7 p.m. Friday in the Burbank City Council Chambers, 275 E. Olive Ave.
Incumbent Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) is running against...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 7:00 AM
The Obama administration's muscular counter-terrorism campaign against a dangerous Al Qaeda affiliate in Yemen is facing a new threat from the sudden military gains and growing political influence of a Shiite Muslim rebel group backed by Iran, according...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 3:30 PM
Complaints about noise from helicopters flying above Los Angeles County could soon be registered online or made by phone following an announcement made this past weekend by the Federal Aviation Administration.
FAA officials said they plan to spending...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 8:27 PM
With motivated fighters from the United States and Europe streaming into Syria to join militant groups, Al Qaeda’s battered leadership in Pakistan recently saw an opportunity to pluck Western passport holders and train them to launch attacks in...