| Aug 1, 2011
| 10:24 PM
Washington -- The U.S. House on Monday passed the debt-ceiling deal worked out by President Barack Obama and congressional leaders, sending it to the Senate for consideration a day before the deadline for the government to face possible default.
| Aug 2, 2011
| 11:20 AM
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama signed a last-minute compromise plan to raise the nation's $14.3 trillion debt ceiling Tuesday afternoon, narrowly averting what could have been an unprecedented default with calamitous economic consequences.
| Sep 12, 2011
| 4:25 PM
RENTON, WASH. - Seattle Sounders FC has signed goalkeeper Bryan Meredith, the club announced today. Meredith was Seattle's fourth pick and 29th overall in the 2011 MLS SuperDraft. Per Major League Soccer and club policy, terms were not disclosed.
| Sep 30, 2011
| 9:08 AM
"The presidency is not something that lends itself to on-the-job-training," Vice President Joe Biden famously quipped of his future running mate in 2007.
That's exactly what President Barack Obama did in his first two years of office, according to a...
| May 17, 2011
| 9:30 AM
There are any number of interesting things to talk about in pianist Ran Blake's music, but there's one passage in particular that caught my ear while I was listening to his new CD, Grey December: Live in Rome, released last week on Tompkins Square...
| Nov 2, 2011
| 4:57 PM
La Cañada High School was struck over the weekend by a facility-wide burglary that hit six different classrooms and left the school missing $17,760 of equipment, according to a report filed at the Crescenta Valley Sheriff’s Station.
All of the...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 2:51 PM
Sheriff’s deputies have arrested three men for allegedly burglarizing La Cañada High School of approximately $25,000 worth of electronics shortly after midnight on Oct. 31.
Two of the suspects, Erik Howell, 20, of Glendale, and David Pinnell, 21,...
| May 23, 2011
| 9:00 AM
WASHINGTON, D.C. (KTLA) -- The Food and Drug Administration issued a warning Monday against using thickener when feeding premature infants after two deaths were reported.
The FDA has discovered that SimplyThick may be causing life-threatening damage to...
| Sep 9, 2012
| 5:51 PM
Atmospheric conditions in the Mid-Atlantic region led to lightning and blowouts in the second week of CAA football.
Six games were affected by lightning – delayed starts, interruptions, or in the case of Old Dominion-Hampton, a mercifully shortened...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 5:56 PM
Stony Brook and Albany announced Tuesday that they will join the Colonial Athletic Association for football only, beginning in 2013.
The moves, long rumored but first reported by New York Newsday last Saturday, will give the CAA 10 football-playing...
| Aug 9, 2012
Rookie Old Dominion strutted into Colonial Athletic Association football last season and promptly earned a national playoff bid in the Championship Subdivision's most rugged conference. Wednesday the CAA formally introduced two new members capable of...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 2:24 PM
New Orleans Saints Executive Vice President/General Manager Mickey Loomis announced Monday that 18 undrafted rookie free agents have agreed to terms with the team following the conclusion of the NFL Draft. Joining the Saints will be linebackers Kadarron...