| Aug 6, 2013
| 2:44 PM
A Florida man suffered four broken ribs and a partially collapsed lung after the watercraft he was piloting ran aground near South Arm Township on Friday.
Edward John Demmer, 54, of West Palm Beach, Fla., was navigating his 41-foot vessel from the East...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 8:03 AM
A Palmdale mother and her boyfriend are scheduled to be arraigned Tuesday in the torture and beating death of the woman’s 8-year-old son.
Pearl Fernandez, 29, and her boyfriend, Isauro Aguirre, 32, are each charged with murder and a special...
| Jul 24, 2013
A dozen years after he left the Los Angeles City Council, Mike Feuer is back in L.A.'s civic life, this time in City Hall East, as the newly elected city attorney. His several careers are all of a piece: running the low-income legal service group Bet...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 8:17 PM
Austin Hatch, a teenager from Fort Wayne, Ind., who has survived two horrific plane crashes that killed five family members, is moving to Los Angeles to try to resume a basketball career he hopes will be continued a year from now at the University of...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 11:11 AM
STANFORD — A Lincoln County business owner is recovering in the hospital after a skid-steer loader fell on his chest the morning of June 26.
Pat Buckler, owner of Pat's Garden Center along U.S. 150, was pinned under the small utility vehicle after...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 4:12 PM
A senior member of the Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services is scheduled to address the Lancaster City Council on Tuesday night regarding the alleged torture death of an 8-year-old boy in neighboring Palmdale.
| May 29, 2013
| 9:23 AM
An L.A. County investigation has been launched into how the county handled abuse complaints involving an 8-year-old boy who police say was tortured and killed by his mother and her boyfriend.
Gabriel Fernandez was discovered in his Palmdale home May...
| May 23, 2013
| 6:23 PM
A Palmdale woman and her boyfriend were arrested Thursday in connection with what officials called the attempted murder of an 8-year-old boy.
The boy was found with severe injuries consistent with child abuse, including a skull fracture, several...
| May 24, 2013
| 8:58 AM
The 8-year-old boy who was found with a skull fracture, several broken ribs and burns to his body, is in critical condition, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said.
A Palmdale woman and her boyfriend were arrested Thursday in...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 5:11 AM
Before we wrap up the 2012-13 NHL season, every hockey fan owes a word of thanks to Scot Beckenbaugh.
Beckenbaugh is the federal mediator who helped negotiate an end to the labor dispute that threatened to wipe out the 2012-13 NHL season....
| Mar 10, 2013
| 2:49 PM
A little more than a year ago, Alexis Jarman’s parents didn’t know whether their 16-year-old daughter would make it through the night.
On Feb. 21, 2012, Alexis, or Lexi as she is known among her friends and family, suffered life-threatening...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 10:14 PM
A scheduled arraignment for a Costa Mesa man accused in a drunk-driving accident that killed his brother and injured his nephew was pushed back to March 29, according to court records.
Felix Brito, 37, who appeared in Orange County Superior Court...