| Jun 15, 2011
| 7:21 AM
CHATSWORTH, Calif. (KTLA) -- A 52-year-old man was arrested Tuesday after he walked into a police station and confessed that he killed his girlfriend.
David Pearson walked into the Topanga Area Community Police Station and told police officers at the...
| Dec 30, 2010
| 10:48 AM
CHATSWORTH, Calif. ( KTLA) -- An investigation has been launched after a woman was struck and killed by an Amtrak train in Chatsworth.
The incident was reported shortly after 8 p.m. Wednesday in the 21,700 block of Lassen Street.
The woman, who was...
| Sep 13, 2008
| 7:55 AM
Rescue teams worked frantically into this morning after a Metrolink passenger train carrying 225 people collided Friday with a Union Pacific freight train on a sharp curve in Chatsworth, killing at least 17 people and leaving more than 135 injured. It was...
| May 29, 2009
Ronald T. Takaki, a prolific and controversial scholar who helped pioneer the field of ethnic studies and wrote animated histories about blacks, Asians, Latinos and other marginalized Americans during four decades on the UC Berkeley faculty, has died....
| Mar 15, 2008
Alfa Romeo pulled out of the U.S. market in 1995, done in by slumping sales and grumpy customers.
Now the car brand that gained fame as Dustin Hoffman's ride in "The Graduate" is planning an encore, with parent company Fiat, Italy's largest car maker,...
| Feb 5, 2008
Matt Murphy knows it is hard to be a Republican at any college, much less UCLA.
"I can't walk down the quad without someone trying to talk to me about Obama or give me a flier. . . . They want me to drink the Democratic Kool-Aid," said the 19-year-old...
| Sep 16, 2008
Regardless of what caused last week's deadly Metrolink crash in Chatsworth, there is new technology -- in use elsewhere but never installed in Southern California -- that probably could have prevented the disaster. Positive train control systems use...
| Oct 4, 2008
Three observers who say they were at the Chatsworth Metrolink station before last month's deadly train crash have asserted in interviews that a final, crucial railroad signal was green as the commuter line's engineer headed toward the collision point....
| Sep 18, 2008
Howard Barry Pompel, one of the 25 people killed in Friday's Metrolink commuter train crash, was remembered today at a Simi Valley service as a vivacious, caring man who gave his time to myriad temple and community causes.
At least 100 people gathered at...
| Sep 10, 2008
Adam Tolmach and his wife, Helen, have been making wine in the Ojai valley for more than 25 years. Known for their splendid Syrah, they also produce a very pretty rosé. The 2007 on shelves now is a blend of mostly Grenache with some Mourvèdre and Syrah...
| Dec 11, 2008
He is one of those well-paid technocrats who makes sure things run smoothly, someone few people have heard of but so many depend on. Then something happens, and that cloak of invisibility disappears.
For David R. Solow, that moment occurred Sept. 12,...