| Apr 5, 2012
| 3:58 AM
Activists: Syrian troops launch major offensive in suburb of capital Damascus
BEIRUT (AP) — Activists say Syrian troops are attacking a suburb of the capital Damascus in what they described as one of the most violent campaigns since the year-old...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 4:59 PM
Q: I am a Type 1 diabetic. Last year, I went to the hospital because I had ruptured a spinal disk. As I lay in the emergency room in excruciating pain, my wife and I gave my history and my current drug usage (which was already in the hospital electronic...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 8:01 PM
PASADENA — There is a real possibility that no one from the Pasadena Poly girls' basketball program will ever match the entire body of work of graduating senior Michelle Miller.
The 17-year-old, who lives within walking distance of the 378 student-...
| Dec 31, 2011
| 1:03 AM
Pasadena in the Mt. Carmel Tournament: The Bulldogs (7-5) captured the tournament championship Friday night by defeating host Mt. Carmel of San Diego, 54-43, and now head into Pacific League play next week.
"It was a good win and a good...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 9:04 PM
SANTA ANA (KTLA) - A Santa Barbara physician was arrested Wednesday morning on federal drug trafficking charges.
Julio Gabriel Diaz, 63, who operates the Family Medical Clinic in Santa Barbara, was arrested at his Goleta residence by special agents...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 4:03 PM
On the same day official mourning began for a federal agent gunned down while trying to stop a pharmacy robbery, U.S. Senator Charles Schumer of New York called for the Drug Enforcement Administration--DEA--to start sharing information about violent,...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Men's College Basketball-Horizon League game, 6 p.m. (ESPNU); Niagara at Iona, 8 p.m. (ESPNU)
Men's College Hockey-Dartmouth at RPI, 6:30 p.m. (NBCSP)
College Football-Cotton Bowl, Kansas State vs. Arkansas, 7 p.m. (FOX)
| Jan 10, 2012
With close to 2 million Americans dependent on or abusing prescription painkillers, a growing number of families are redefining their notions of what a drug addict looks like.
"The person with the drug problem is not necessarily a teenager shooting up in...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 4:38 PM
A rash of burglaries targeting pharmacies and their stocks of pain killers has struck La Cañada Flintridge, Burbank and nearby areas, prompting authorities to suggest pharmacies do more to secure desirable drugs.
On Saturday 15 bottles of the often-...
| Oct 6, 2012
| 2:17 AM
Most of us have seen the commercials warning parents and other adult family members to safeguard their prescription medications from teenagers. Those warnings hit home this week when eight Imperial County teens in two cities and two separate cases...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 10:31 PM
SANTA ANA — Crime statistics, the homeless being "dumped" in town, hoarders, prostitutes and prostitutes' use of motels — all were up for discussion at Monday night's town-hall meeting geared for northern Costa Mesa residents.
| Oct 19, 2012
| 11:34 PM
Orange Coast 5, Santiago Canyon 0
ORANGE — Jorge Sanchez and Brandon Brennan each had two goals and an assist for the Pirates in the Orange Empire Conference game Friday.
Baji Chela added a goal and three assists and goaie Connor...