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  • California Storm Damage Could Top $60 Million

    California Storm Damage Could Top $60 Million
    LOS ANGELES -- States of emergency have been declared in Los Angeles, Kings, Santa Barbara, San Diego and Inyo counties in response to a week of destructive rains. Damage totals are expected to exceed $60 million. States of emergency have been declared...
  • Actor Peter Fonda Finds Man's Body in Car

    Actor Peter Fonda Finds Man's Body in Car
    LOS ANGELES ( KTLA) -- Actor Peter Fonda made a grim discovery Wednesday when he spotted a man's body inside a parked car. Fonda called 911 Wednesday afternoon to report the death, according to Sgt. Carlton Cook at the West Los Angeles Community Police...
  • Japan fears post-quake rise in suicides

    Japan fears post-quake rise in suicides
    Naoko Sugimoto has heard the news through the nation's fledgling mental health grapevine, ominous reports of suicides in the region devastated by last month's magnitude 9 earthquake and tsunami. It's a trickle she fears may soon become a river: the...
  • Cleaning up Japan's radioactive water could take decades

    Cleaning up Japan's radioactive water could take decades
    For nearly four weeks, Japanese emergency crews have been spraying water on the damaged Fukushima Daiichi nuclear reactors, a desperate attempt to avert the calamity of a full meltdown. Now, that improvised solution to one nuclear nightmare is spawning...
  • Gang Member With Tattoo of Murder Scene Gets 65 Years

    Gang Member With Tattoo of Murder Scene Gets 65 Years
    PICO RIVERA (KTLA) -- A gang member with an oddly specific tattoo on his chest of a 2004 murder scene was sentenced to 65 years in prison Thursday. Anthony Garcia, 22, was convicted in April of first degree murder with gang enhancements for the murder of...
  • Pajamas, nightgowns and lingerie make cozy Christmas gifts

    Pajamas, nightgowns and lingerie make cozy Christmas gifts
    Somehow the holiday season brings out the urge to get cozy. Maybe that's why nightwear is a perennial favorite gift this time of year. Or maybe it's because it lends itself to stress-free shopping. After all, how many times can you give your brother-in-...
  • Halloween costumes making a big entrance in 2010

    Halloween costumes making a big entrance in 2010
    Ah, Halloween. The perfect escape from the humdrum of everyday fashion normality. For those who wait all year for the chance to cake on the makeup, dress like an '80s prom queen or change their names to Cullen or Compton and insert fangs, now is the...
  • Harley Garbani dies at 88; fossil hunter unearthed significant dinosaur finds

    Harley Garbani dies at 88; fossil hunter unearthed significant dinosaur finds
    He was a onetime plumber who gained unexpected renown pursuing his lifelong avocation as a fossil hunter who discovered some of the world's most significant dinosaur fossils. From Mexico to Montana, self-taught paleontologist and archaeologist Harley...
  • Elmer 'Geronimo' Pratt dies at 63; former Black Panther whose murder conviction was overturned

    Elmer 'Geronimo' Pratt dies at 63; former Black Panther whose murder conviction was overturned
    Elmer G. "Geronimo" Pratt, a former Los Angeles Black Panther Party leader whose 1972 murder conviction was overturned after he spent 27 years in prison for a crime he said he did not commit, has died. He was 63. Pratt, whose case became for many a...
  • 10 worst job markets: Fort Lauderdale-Miami ranks 4th

    10 worst job markets: Fort Lauderdale-Miami ranks 4th
    A note of caution: If you're a job seeker, don't let this list depress you. Miami, for example, added 10,000 jobs in April, even though its unemployment rate went up. As the job market recovers, the statistics will look like a roller coaster. You just...
  • Farewell, food pyramid — USDA is now serving up nutritional advice on My Plate

    Farewell, food pyramid — USDA is now serving up nutritional advice on My Plate
    Federal officials are replacing the food pyramid with a full plate — and while experts say that the new approach is an imperfect solution, it's a vast improvement on the much-maligned My Pyramid. At a news conference Thursday morning, First Lady...