| Apr 12, 2011
Kam Kuwata, one of California's leading Democratic political strategists and a droll wit whose colorful quotes and keen analyses enlivened many campaigns, was found dead in his Venice condominium Monday. He was 57.
Police were called to investigate...
| Nov 19, 2010
Orange County offers both opportunity and pitfalls for farmers market shoppers.
The area's demand for fresh local produce far exceeds the supply, particularly for crops such as stone fruit and apples, and it's difficult for upstate growers to make it...
| Apr 22, 2011
| 2:35 PM
In December, shortly after taking office, Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie told the Los Angeles Times that he hoped to use his new perch to take on the so-called "birther" movement, the belief that President Obama was not born in the state -- or, more to...
| Apr 19, 2011
| 11:00 AM
Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) on Tuesday credited Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R) for making "the right decision" with her veto of the so-called "birther bill," which would have required presidential candidates to submit their birth certificates in order to...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 9:38 PM
For many people, Friday in Central Florida was undoubtedly another beautiful day at the Walt Disney World parks.
Yet many East Coast Disney fans probably had their attention focused westward as the D23 Expo kicked off its first day in Anaheim, Calif....
| Jul 28, 2011
| 12:01 AM
County registrar offices across California on Thursday will begin receiving the product of an audacious enterprise — nearly 1.6 million signatures collected by Americans Elect, a group attempting to ride exasperation with the nation's political...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 9:35 PM
Two enlisted Marines face potential punishment for allegedly hazing a fellow Marine, Lance Cpl. Harry Lew, while their battalion was in Afghanistan...
| Aug 25, 2010
| 4:33 PM
College Football Countdown: No. 6 Virginia Tech The Orlando Sentinelâ€™s 2010 college football preseason rankings will count down Football Bowl Subdivision teams from 120 to 1....
| Mar 18, 2011
| 4:00 AM
There is great fear in the world today about Japanese nuclear reactors exploding in a Chernobyl-level disaster. Citizens in Japan are scrambling to get ahold of potassium iodide, which can protect against radiation poisoning of the thyroid gland.
| Aug 25, 2010
| 9:33 PM
CBS Corp. is acquiring a minority stake in a new Australian television venture. Australia's Ten Network Ltd. announced Wednesday that it was launching a free over-the-air digital channel called Eleven that will become the "new and unrivaled destination...