| Sep 12, 2012
| 5:12 PM
WASHINGTON — J. Christopher Stevens was in many ways the model American diplomat, committed, idealistic, willing to take risks and eager to find out what was really happening in obscure corners of the world.
A lanky 52-year-old Californian, with...
| Feb 18, 2011
Controversy over the GOP's reproductive health agenda is mounting as House members consider a budget plan that slashes funds for family planning clinics and eliminates federal support for Planned Parenthood, a major provider of reproductive health care in...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 2:42 PM
They say all good things must come to an end. With that, I'm leaving WDBJ and the news business. I've accepted a position as the community relations coordinator for Roanoke City Schools. There are several reasons why I'm switching...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 5:47 PM
NEW YORK — The Orioles suddenly find themselves with a logjam at second base after they reactivated Robert Andino from the disabled list on Tuesday. Andino, the starter for most of the season, now will compete with Omar Quintanilla for time at the...
| Aug 3, 2012
Among the most lamented casualties of industrial fruit commerce is the Gravenstein apple, whose intense, distinctive aroma, honeyed, floral and fruity, has lodged in the memories of many Californians, emblematic of the careless rapture of childhood....
| Aug 18, 2012
| 5:39 PM
PASADENA — While optimism is usually expected before the start of any season, at Pasadena City College, the upcoming fall 2012 season is one in which there is reason for hope. As the season begins Aug. 31, the Lancers will have an opportunity to...
| Aug 25, 2012
| 8:54 PM
What do Bruno Mars, LMFAO, Harry Potter and classical piano have in common?
Edward Chan enjoys them all.
The 10-year-old boy, who studies at the Irvine School of Music and lives in Las Flores, is set to compete at the Southern California Junior Bach...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 7:02 PM
Locked and loaded with an array of talent, the members of the Crescenta Valley High girls' golf team are ready to challenge for the Pacific League championship.
Crescenta Valley Coach Lee Pope has cause for optimism and setting lofty goals after the...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 1:59 PM
NORTHEAST GLENDALE — Putting up some crooked numbers figures to be a key objective for the Glendale Community College football team this season — on the scoreboard, of course, but most importantly in the win column.
The Vaqueros enter...
| Sep 9, 2012
| 1:34 PM
When police accused an Edgemere man of having sex with a 13-year-old boy, most of the charges were straightforward: soliciting a minor and a related sexual offense, which together could carry up to 30 years in prison.
But Baltimore County prosecutors...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 4:22 PM
Artist Claude Hulce, who co-founded the Creative Arts Center in 1972, is having a retrospective show featuring his paintings and clay works made between the center's opening and now.
He is dedicating the exhibit to the late Betsy Lueke, who with him co-...