| Aug 6, 2012
| 10:59 PM
HUNTINGTON BEACH — Over the final few days of the 2012 Nike U.S. Open of Surfing, Julian Wilson earned the moniker Comeback Kid.
The 23-year-old Aussie, ranked No. 10 in the world, started earning the nickname Saturday when he rallied to...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 5:05 AM
Prospective homebuyers used to go slow, considering the size of the investment they were making.
They wouldn't sign a contract until they visited the home two or three times, chatted up neighbors and checked with local police to make sure the area was...
| May 28, 2013
| 8:47 AM
Medina's Grocery Store & Restaurant at 2405 E Washington St. in Orlando has closed because owners Rafael and Luisa Medina are retiring. The market was a hub for the Latino community in Central Florida for 43 years.
"Medina’s was the heart and soul...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 5:43 PM
A man surrendered early Monday to Special Weapon and Tactics officers after he allegedly struck his wife and then barricaded himself with his two children inside his apartment, police said.
The three- to four-hour standoff with officers began late Sunday...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 5:09 PM
An unpaid taxicab fare led police to a motel room where they arrested two men and recovered multiple stolen items, officials said this week.
The men — Hmayak Kurazyan, 27, of Glendale, and 31-year-old transient Michael Medina — pleaded not...
| May 16, 2013
| 9:28 AM
Students milled around parking lots on the outskirts of East Los Angeles College on Thursday morning after a shooting threat prompted an evacuation of the campus, along with lockdowns at other Monterey Park schools.
All Monterey Park schools were locked...
| May 16, 2013
| 9:54 AM
Anonymous calls and threats made to schools in the Los Angeles area disrupted classes and created confusion Thursday morning as police descend on campuses placed on lockdown.
Several law enforcement agencies -- the Los Angeles County Sheriff's...
| Oct 18, 2012
It was one year ago this week that Andrew Doheny reached the final heat of the Assn. of Surfing Professionals' World Junior Championships in Bali, Indonesia, finishing in second place in what was considered a breakthrough performance by the Newport...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 10:44 PM
Three people were killed, including a 4-year-old, in a two-car collision Tuesday on state Route 97A just north of Chelan, the Washington State Patrol said.
The accident occurred when one car traveling northbound on SR 97A crossed the center line and...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 7:23 AM
FRESNO, Calif. -- When Lawrence Jones began firing at his co-workers at a Fresno packaging plant on Tuesday morning, authorities said, he walked methodically up to his victims, shooting them execution-style.
Two men were shot in the head and died, Fresno...
| Jun 7, 2011
| 12:16 PM
We laugh when a toddler tosses aside the brain-friendly, educational toy grandma bought and plays happily with its cardboard packaging.
But, that box, paired with a fresh set of crayons, could be the “greatest pediatric brain-boosting technology...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 6:07 PM
An Evergreen Park woman died today almost three months after a car she was driving was involved in a head-on crash in Burbank that killed the driver of the second car, authorities said.
Laura Linderborg, 52, of the 9200 block of Utica Avenue in Evergreen...