| Jul 15, 2014
| 3:18 PM
A Brazilian rest home for the elderly believes it may be home to the world's oldest person, a former agricultural laborer born in a runaway slave community, who is identified in documents stating he was born 126 years ago at a time when Brazil still had...
| May 30, 2014
| 1:10 PM
A man who was reported missing and triggered a precautionary evacuation at Pierce College on Friday was apprehended at the Canoga Park Bowl shortly before 1 p.m., Los Angeles police said.
Pierce College was evacuated as a precautionary measure after the...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Question: Our homeowners association has a runaway board with no concept of reality. There are 36 condominium units with several assessments covering "renovations" where repairs were carefully itemized. Our first assessment was $23,000, and the second...
| Jun 29, 2014
It had always been easy for Sharon Keila's family of five to locate their 8-year-old Dalmatian, Holly, when she got out of the yard. Usually they would find her sniffing around shrubs or relaxing on a neighbor's porch near their Berwyn home.
| Jun 2, 2014
| 5:30 AM
Is it getting hot in here? In what is likely to prove one of its most controversial episodes yet, this week's "Cosmos" lays out the powerful scientific case for climate change, framed within a tale of two planets: Venus and Earth.
Venus was not much...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 11:11 PM
A small team of rescuers continued to scour the wilderness of the Los Padres National Forest late Thursday for a missing firefighter and his dog, but major search operations were suspended until Friday morning.
Authorities said Mike Herdman...
| May 17, 2014
| 4:32 PM
Overlooking Newport Harbor on Saturday morning, the flags outnumbered the audience.
About 100 people gathered in the middle of Castaways Park where 1,776 American flags were rippling in the onshore breeze.
Attached to many of those flags were names,...
| May 16, 2014
| 9:27 PM
A convicted cocaine dealer was sentenced Friday to 17 years to life in state prison for luring a 14-year-old girl into prostitution in Orange County's first case prosecuted under a state law that increases the penalties for human trafficking.
| May 15, 2014
| 2:25 PM
"The Retrieval" comes at you like a haunting slip of a memory, one that writer-director Chris Eska retrieves from a mostly forgotten era in unforgettable ways.
The film takes place in the aftermath of the Emancipation Proclamation as the Civil War is...
| May 14, 2014
| 7:30 PM
The first U.S. Navy SEAL admiral will anchor the Newport Harbor Exchange Club's Armed Forces Day weekend flag display by receiving a special honor at the Newport Beach event this weekend.
Each year for the display, the Exchange Club plants 1,776...
| May 14, 2014
| 9:36 AM
A new race has been added to the 2015 Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend -- although it takes place in the middle of the week and in the Bahamas.
On Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015, runners will be able to take part in the Disney Castaway Cay Challenge, a...