| Nov 15, 2014
| 5:46 PM
La Cañada voters bucked the statewide trend to vote Democrat and instead largely backed GOP candidates in the Nov. 4 General Election, according to results posted by the Los Angeles County Registrar of Voters office.
La Cañadans also turned out more...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 3:41 PM
There was gambling on the deck of Cruise Night for members and guests of the La Crescenta Woman’s Club. No more parlor games with big, fuzzy dice for these gals. This was the real thing.
Blackjack, craps roulette and Texas Hold ’em were...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 5:50 PM
When President Obama declared in September that the United States would be part of an international effort to “degrade and ultimately destroy” Islamic State, he said vaguely that he welcomed congressional support but insisted that he already...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 4:07 PM
To the editor: I agree with my colleague Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) that Congress should pass legislation authorizing operations against Islamic State. We should repeal and replace the authorization Congress passed shortly after 9/11 and redefine...
| Nov 23, 2014
| 9:46 AM
A top Republican on Sunday dismissed as “full of crap” a report by the GOP-led House Intelligence Committee that largely absolves the Obama administration for its handling of the deadly 2012 attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya....
| Nov 23, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Officials are planning the first major rollout of California's earthquake early warning system next year, providing access to some schools, fire stations and more private companies.
The ambitious plan highlights the progress scientists have made in...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 2:01 PM
In response to the violence and rioting that erupted Monday night in Ferguson, Mo., following a grand jury’s decision not to indict a white police officer in the killing of an unarmed black man, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) issued a statement...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 10:26 AM
Lawmakers and members of the Armenian American community gathered in Washington on Tuesday to mark the weeklong display of a historic rug linked to the Armenian genocide, calling it significant for a nation that helped support Armenians during some of...
| 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 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...
| 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...