| Aug 14, 2013
| 3:27 PM
CAIRO -- Mosques turned into makeshift hospitals Wednesday as protesters injured in a deadly crackdown in Cairo were brought in, blood staining the prayer carpets.
Dr. Abeer Ali, a surgeon, moved through the crowds gathered at one small mosque,...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 4:26 PM
NEW HAVEN — In a span of a few months last year, Yasmin Schnack went from playing doubles at Wimbledon to living in the real world.
Schnack, who helped UCLA to its only NCAA team title in 2008, turned pro upon graduation. But life on the tour...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 4:09 PM
Investigators failed to prove claims that a Glendale police sergeant pressured and harassed colleagues to join his federal discrimination lawsuit, according to findings released this week by a city commission.
The Civil Service Commission overturned the...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 7:00 AM
With more than 300 movies showing at the Toronto International Film Festival, there is bound to be some overlap. Jesse Eisenberg acts in two films world premiering at the Canadian event, while Mia Wasikowska performs in three screening there. But the...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 2:03 PM
When it comes to the operation of local schools, arguably no one in the community pulls as much weight as the La Caņada Unified School District Governing Board. From budgeting to the approval of field trips, school board members routinely make decisions...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Rough, formulaic but effective, "White Panther" follows a young man's attempts to rise above his crime-ridden ghetto life through athletics, set within the context of angry, alienated Russian-Jewish emigres disdainful of mainstream Israeli society....
| May 7, 2013
| 5:13 PM
Orb won the Kentucky Derby after coming from 17th place on Saturday. It was a gloomy day in Churchill Downs but a bright, sunny day in Burbank. That's where the Glendale Association for the Retarded celebrated its 22nd annual Derby Day with the use of a...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 6:21 PM
Clutching a laminated poster with her daughter’s eighth-grade graduation picture across her chest, tears fell down Rose Starnes’ face.
On what would be her daughter’s 20th birthday she wasn’t celebrating. Starnes was still...
| Oct 14, 2012
The email from Moody's credit rating service that popped up on my computer screen boggled my mind: Glendale was among 40 California cities that were downgraded or are facing downgrades, but Los Angeles and San Francisco could get upgrades.
I'm an old...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 12:35 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A newer version of the Pill may carry a slightly higher blood clot risk than older formulations - but it's still a small risk, says the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.
In new recommendations, the group...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 5:41 PM
A young South Side father accused of binding and taping over his 22-month-old daughter’s mouth and then posting a photo on his Facebook page was acquitted Tuesday of an unlawful restraint charge, but the Cook County judge said he needed more time to...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 6:14 PM
From the porch of her Glendale home, new Glendale Healthy Kids Executive Director Sharon Roth greeted her outgoing and incoming boards. On a hot Wednesday night (Aug. 29), several dozen officers and supporters headed for the cold beverages and a healthy...