| May 6, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Actor-director Tim Robbins and guitarist Wayne Kramer were among a handful of local cultural leaders to voice their support on Friday for programs that bring the arts to prisons and other correctional facilities around the country.
The event was a...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 1:23 PM
A 30-year-old North Hollywood woman who allegedly forged prescription slips to snag drugs from Magnolia Pharmacy in Burbank was arrested Thursday, police said.
Aline Ghirard allegedly presented three forged prescriptions at the pharmacy, located at 2211...
| May 31, 2013
| 3:26 PM
SOUTH BEND — For Scott Mangus, it started innocently enough.
Mangus, a LaPorte native, was in a motorcycle crash in 2004 while spending his college spring break in Thailand. Doctors there prescribed him a narcotic pain medicine for his injuries,...
| May 22, 2013
| 5:02 PM
A former Wichita area physician who is serving time on supervised release for a drug violation has been indicted on federal charges including possession of controlled substances, U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom said.
A grand jury returned an indictment...
| May 17, 2013
| 5:25 PM
What do we do with the Duke? He was, most agree, the greatest jazz composer who ever lived. And more.
Duke Ellington was the soul of American music. David Schiff has just written a brilliantly illuminating book, "The Ellington Century," that places...
| May 13, 2013
| 7:05 PM
The Marina High baseball team's two wins against Fountain Valley last week proved to be big for momentum in the CIF Southern Section Division 1 playoffs.
The Vikings took the series against the Sunset League champion Barons, 2-1, and earned a home...
| May 15, 2013
| 4:01 PM
Huntington Beach High needed a win on the final day of the regular season on May 9, to stay in the conversation for the CIF Southern Section baseball playoffs.
The Oilers stayed relevant by winning, 5-0, at Edison. The victory led to a playoff berth...
| May 20, 2013
It's 15 minutes before the start of a pressure-packed Southern Section Division 1 baseball first-round playoff game. Some players are feeling a little nauseated as the reality of what's at stake begins to sink in.
Not Jake Bauers of Huntington Beach...
| May 16, 2013
| 6:16 AM
Firefighters battling flames in Ventura and Kern counties enjoyed a brief reprieve from the wind Wednesday night that officials said helped the blaze spread quickly earlier in the day.
“The fire did die down a lot last night,” said Sean...
| May 16, 2013
| 8:04 AM
A West L.A. man who police said had 17 pipe bombs in his home is a “lone wolf” who had a fascination with explosives, police said.
Police searched the home of Robert Wilson, 29, Wednesday after officials said they found him driving with...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 8:26 AM
A 36-year-old Los Angeles man who police say appeared to be high on methamphetamine was arrested Sunday on suspicion of identity theft and possession of Norco and Vicodin without a prescription.
Officers approached the man, Richard Hathaway, just before...
| May 1, 2013
| 5:18 PM
La Cañada Flintridge
Burglary: 5400 block of Ocean View Boulevard between 7 a.m. and 4 p.m. Door damaged, bedrooms ransacked.
Burglary: 215 Foothill Blvd., 1:10 p.m. A 38-year-old Santa Monica man was arrested on suspicion of...