| Oct 2, 2014
| 3:46 PM
The city expects a flood of applications when it opens the wait list for Section 8 housing vouchers this month for the first time in more than a decade.
Housing advocates say 50,000 families or more might sign up for a lottery to fill 25,000 places on...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 5:46 PM
A data breach this summer involving Cedars-Sinai Medical Center patient records was much worse than previously disclosed.
The Los Angeles hospital has notified state and federal officials that medical records of more than 33,000 patients were on a...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 11:55 AM
Much the way some supermarket shoppers go through a self-service checkout line, foreign travelers arriving at Los Angeles International Airport on Wednesday began passing through automated kiosks that scanned their passports and customs declarations....
| Sep 25, 2014
| 4:00 AM
When President Obama hosts new Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi for dinner at the White House next week, the leaders will have a long list of issues to discuss: trade disagreements, China's rise, nuclear policy and counter-terrorism, among others....
| Nov 2, 2014
| 7:00 AM
First they spat angry words at Remy Bazie. Then they struck him in the face with an iron bar, knocking him unconscious.
The men who jumped the Ivory Coast migrant at a crowded Moscow train station last November did not rob him. But they damaged his...
| Nov 2, 2014
A constitutional challenge to the president's long-standing claim of exclusive power over foreign affairs comes before the Supreme Court this week wrapped in an 11-year-old dispute over a single word in the passport of an American boy born in Jerusalem....
| Oct 31, 2014
| 9:53 PM
An Oregon woman being monitored for possible Ebola infection has been hospitalized after registering a high temperature, state health officials said on Friday.
The woman, who was being monitored after traveling to an Ebola-affected country, has been...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 4:06 PM
RICHMOND — Virginia seems headed for a ho-hum election Tuesday, with little on the ballot to inspire passion, or turnout.
Most people will see three things: The U.S. Senate race between incumbent Democrat Mark Warner and Republican Ed Gillespie,...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 5:19 AM
November marks 25 years since the world changed with the fall of the Berlin Wall. The event is now weighted down, not just by its historical significance but by interpretation, memory and legend. Many recall the coverage of jubilant Berliners dancing on...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 2:26 PM
There's a paragraph in this Al Jazeera America look at voter registration roll purges around the country that really got my attention Wednesday night.
"Based on the Crosscheck lists, officials have begun the process of removing names from the rolls...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 2:34 PM
This will put a scare in you: credit cards with a 36 percent interest rate. BOO!
Just in time for Halloween, personal finance website cardhub.com released its annual list of the year’s worst credit cards. CardHub analyzed more than 1,000 cards...