| Nov 19, 2012
| 4:42 PM
COMPTON, Calif. (KTLA) -- The family of a father of two who was shot and killed by deputies in Compton is calling on the FBI to investigate the case.
36-year-old Jose de la Trinidad was a passenger in a car that deputies were attempting to pull over on...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 4:56 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Mervyn M. Dymally, the Trinidad-born former teacher whose ground-breaking if sometimes-controversial political career spanned more than four decades and included a stint as California's only black lieutenant governor, has died. He was 86....
| Oct 19, 2012
| 4:42 PM
A Broward husband and wife who operated a $4 million fraud that callously exploited the dreams of more than 1,400 illegal immigrants were sentenced to lengthy prison terms on Friday.
Alberto Alers, 60, and Ana Zoila Caceres, 61, were the ringleaders of a...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 5:32 PM
A volunteer working for Steve Ferguson’s campaign for a seat on the Burbank Unified school board was charged with petty theft this week after he was caught allegedly stealing campaign signs belonging to another school board candidate, officials...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 2:45 PM
A volunteer working for Steve Ferguson’s campaign for a seat on the Burbank Unified school board was fined $950 after pleading no contest this week to charges that he stole signs belonging to a rival candidate, officials said.
The volunteer, Scott...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 1:46 PM
Dramatists Naomi Wallace, Stephen Adly Guirgis, and Yale School of Drama grad Tarell Alvin McCraney are the nine recipients of the new writing prize — and one of the most lucrative — the Windham Campbell Prizes, a new global writer’s...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 10:05 AM
Last year was a volatile one for the inimitable Chicago drummer-bandleader-composer Dana Hall.
With the considerable help of ace arts administrator Kate Dumbleton, Hall had rejuvenated the Chicago Jazz Ensemble, which William Russo had created at...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 9:51 AM
El comité multicultural de la ciudad de Coral Springs estará celebrando el próximo sábado 29 de septiembre su Gala Anual en honor a la diversidad.
Se trata del "International Dinner Dance" un evento que la ciudad realiza todos los años "con el fin de...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 6:10 AM
CURAÇAO - There is absolutely nothing wrong with Cozumel or the Bahamas.
But once you've seen them, it's time to branch out.
Cruise lines are experimenting with all kinds of interesting Caribbean itineraries that expose travelers to a broader swath of...
| May 14, 2012
| 6:39 AM
SANTIAGO, Cuba — Norma Arias Puente has been learning the hospitality business for more than a decade from a perch overlooking this city's Parque Cespedes and the Cathedral of Nuestra Senora de la Asuncion with its statue of a trumpeting archangel....
| Apr 25, 2012
| 7:20 PM
LeRoy Walker, the first African American to lead the U.S. Olympic Committee and the first black man to coach an American Olympic team, died Monday in Durham, N.C. He was 93.
Walker's death was confirmed by Scarborough & Hargett Funeral home, but no cause...
| Oct 31, 2010
Did Ms. Scarlet silence Mrs. Peacock with a knife to the throat? Or did Col. Mustard throttle Professor Plum with a silver-plated candlestick? Mystery buffs can map out, investigate and solve murder mysteries at a variety of hotels and bed-and-breakfasts,...