| Oct 12, 2011
| 4:15 PM
A Springfield couple is concerned about what their kids are seeing from their own backyard. Their concerns caused Springfield-Greene County Health Department officials to research an extreme body modification trend. The body modification is called...
| Oct 13, 2011
| 11:38 AM
A pastor supporting Rick Perry calls Mormonism a "cult." Is that untrue?
Well, what's the difference between a "cult" and a "religion"? Not easy to say. Many people think they know the difference when they see it. Scientology and the Rev. Sun Myung Moon'...
| May 9, 2011
| 10:20 AM
Here is the list of every past Preakness winner.
2011 - Shackleford
2010 - Lookin at Lucky
2009 - Rachel Alexandra
2008 - Big Brown
2007 - Curlin
2006 - Bernardini
2005 - Afleet Alex
2004 - Smarty Jones
2003 - Funny Cide
2002 - War Emblem...
| May 13, 2011
| 3:11 PM
COSTA MESA — Fourteen Costa Mesa High School freshmen rolled out of bed Friday morning and, fueled by chocolate-chip pancakes, accomplished a rare academic feat.
Teacher JoMarie Hayes said that these students in her Advanced Placement human...
| May 22, 2011
Rachel Airey's letter to the editor ("Disgusted by anti-Muslim bigotry" May 16 ) says this "ignorance and prejudice sickens her and makes her ashamed of this country." She says "It's even more sad when polls proclaim that many citizens are wary of Islamic...
| Nov 27, 2011
What traveler hasn't landed in a dreamed-of destination and found it crawling with tourists, fast-food franchises, name-brand stores and dollar-a-beer bars? The good bones of Charleston, S.C., which made the World Monuments Fund's list of imperiled...
| Feb 15, 2011
| 11:48 AM
John Kissee says comic books and “the stranger side of pop culture” have informed his illustrations since he was “a happy, imaginative, weird little kid.” After earning his Bachelor of Fine Arts from Florida International...
| Jun 19, 2011
For thousands of years, the high, arid San Luis Valley has spawned tales of the strange and the fantastic.
Native Americans called it the Bloodless Valley, setting aside their weapons as they made vision quests up sacred Blanca Peak, the great sentinel...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 9:41 AM
Mumbai, India -- At least 13 people were killed and more than 100 others injured Wednesday in a series of explosions that rocked congested areas of India's financial capital, Mumbai, according to Prithviraj Chavan, the state's chief minister.
| Oct 24, 2010
| 9:33 AM
RANTHAMBHORE NATIONAL PARK, India (KTLA) -- British comedian Russell Brand and pop star Katy Perry tied the knot Saturday at a resort on a tiger reserve in northwestern India, according to a hotel official.
The pair exchanged vows in a traditional...
| Mar 9, 2011
Century after century, the spice trade beckoned those hungry for flavor, profit or adventure. Peppercorns from Pondicherry, Sumatran cinnamon from around Padang, cloves from the Moluccas — all spoke of faraway ports-of-call ripe with the promise...