| Dec 7, 2013
| 4:25 PM
BERKELEY, Calif. — Plenty of communities have resisted the U.S. Postal Service's sweeping real estate sell-off, battling to keep open historic buildings that speak of bygone civic grandeur and to guarantee old-fashioned mail service for the public....
| Dec 12, 2013
| 5:23 PM
WASHINGTON — Reps. Dana Rohrabacher, an Orange County conservative, and Maxine Waters, a Los Angeles liberal, on the same side of an issue?
The Ripley's Believe It or Not moment came Thursday in a House vote to pass a budget deal designed to...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 10:35 PM
Christopher Newport, Randolph-Macon, Juniata (Pa.) and Emory of Atlanta rolled to first-round victories in the NCAA Division III women's volleyball Newport News Regional at the Freeman Center.
Cory Harris had 15 kills as CNU, ranked fifth in the country,...
| 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...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 2:42 PM
| 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...