| Apr 30, 2014
| 9:05 PM
Fueled by robust growth in the San Francisco Bay Area, California's population continued its slow, steady ascent last year, adding 1,000 residents each day in 2013 to bring the number of people in the nation's largest state to 38.3 million.
| May 21, 2014
| 5:28 PM
Todd Martens joined the Los Angeles Times in July of 2007. Previously, Martens covered the music business for Billboard, where he was employed for more than five years and wrote the independent-focused column The Indies. In addition to Billboard and the...
| May 20, 2013
| 8:49 AM
A word of advice. Never use the phrase "just a burger" with Nancy Silverton. I did and was promptly challenged on every aspect of burger-making, starting with where to buy the meat, what grind, size of patty, how to cook it, what to serve with it, what...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 6:42 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Three members of a rock band who blocked traffic for nearly two hours on the 101 Freeway in Hollywood two years ago pleaded no contest Monday to felony conspiracy and three misdemeanor charges.
Prosecutors say Christopher Roy...
| Dec 5, 2010
With 30 bucks and an open mind, you can stay in some prime spots in California — on the Pacific Beach boardwalk in San Diego, for example, or a block from Third Street Promenade in Santa Monica or overlooking the Golden Gate Bridge in San...
| Dec 13, 2010
Christmas was coming, and I was headed north to the Arctic Circle on Santa's direct route. I was at the beginning of a 12-day expedition cruise aboard the MV Fram around the southern tip of Greenland, the largest noncontinental island on Earth. Friends...
| Dec 26, 2010
Just when you thought cruise lines had done it all — Central Park at sea (on Royal Caribbean's Oasis of the Seas) and Cirque du Soleil afloat (on Norwegian Cruise Line's Norwegian Epic) — here comes Disney with a roller coaster aboard the...
| Jan 16, 2011
| 9:00 PM
It was a big visit weekend across the nation and Southern Cal was ready to put on a show as host to numerous top prospects.
USC's weekend was made up to be much bigger, however, than it actually was. It was reported by numerous recruiting outlets all...
| Jan 31, 2011
| 6:49 PM
Junior college receiver Anthony Denham, one of UCF's top remaining targets, has committed to Utah, according to a news release issued by his former high school coach.
Denham (6-6, 215) is a three-star prospect out of East Los Angeles College in...
| Jan 29, 2011
| 10:00 AM
| Apr 11, 2011
Things hadn't gone according to plan — do they ever in war? — and now, Lt. James Barrett was going to make them right. The cavalry officer and his dozen or so men would rescue his colleague, Capt. William McCleave, from those nettlesome rebels...