| Aug 16, 2010
| 10:51 AM
As officials continued their investigation into the fatal crash at the California 200 off-road race, new questions emerged about the safety of the event.
The company that sponsored the off-road race in the Mojave Desert in which eight people were...
| Sep 16, 2010
| 12:55 PM
The judge in the case of movie actor Shelley Malil, accused of trying to kill his ex-girlfriend, dismissed a juror Thursday as the panel was deliberating the case.
Judge Harry Elias took the action after receiving a note from the jury and reviewing it...
| Jan 21, 2011
| 2:44 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Nearly $80 million was allocated to San Diego County rail and freeway improvement projects Friday by the California Transportation Commission.
The Metropolitan Transit System was awarded $31 million to buy 57 new trolley cars, and $26...
| Jan 31, 2011
| 9:46 AM
A popular San Diego ice skating coach who fled the state after he was accused of possessing child pornography has been arrested in Massachusetts by U. S. Marshals.
Marc Romain Jacque Mandina was taken into custody in Leominster, Mass., on Thursday....
| May 29, 2011
SAN DIEGO -- Memorial Day weekend is the unofficial start to summer and for law enforcement agencies it means a rise in summer celebrating with people drinking and driving.
In response to a successful "Avoid the 14" campaign around the winter holidays,...
| May 31, 2011
| 2:58 PM
VISTA, Calif. -- A figure-skating instructor who videotaped a 12-year-old female ice skater taking a shower in his San Marcos home in 2007 pleaded guilty Tuesday to possession of child pornography.
Marc Romain Mandina, 41, faces up to one year in...
| Feb 9, 2009
| 5:10 PM
Robert G. Ferry, a top helicopter test pilot who flew a record nonstop solo flight from California to Florida in 1966, has died. He was 85.
Ferry, a retired Air Force lieutenant colonel who later became chief test pilot for Hughes Helicopters, died of...
| Jan 27, 2008
He was known as the guy with the random stories. "When I was in Tahiti . . ." or "When I was in Sydney . . .," he would tell his Army buddies, who listened intently, if just the slightest bit skeptically.
They needn't have been. As a young man, Sgt....
| Jan 16, 2008
They stood on a small landing strip for private aircraft at Long Beach Airport. A mother and father, a wife, family and friends. They gathered for the arrival of the body of Army Sgt. David J. Hart, who was killed in combat in Iraq.
There were no...
| Oct 29, 2007
Fire victims can apply for federal, state and local assistance at the following locations:
Los Angeles County
Castaic Regional Sports Complex, 31230 N. Castaic Road, Castaic 91384
Malibu Bluffs Park, 24250 Pacific Coast Highway,...
| Dec 10, 2008
A songwriter friend of mine once observed that some people can walk around the block and see the whole world while others can go around the world and not see a thing. Food can work the same way. With the current availability of almost anything from almost...