| Sep 26, 2012
| 10:32 AM
Students who filed a lawsuit against the University of California announced that they have reached a settlement that will avoid a trial.
The settlement filed in Federal Court today will cost the university a $1 million.
Twenty-one students joined in...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 10:32 AM
Norfolk's Discovery Music Series has announced a new set of shows starting Oct. 18 and stretching into the spring of 2013. Shying away from indie rock, the series has steered toward acoustic, folk and bluegrass.
An exception is the legendary punk-ska-...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 4:58 PM
The space shuttle Endeavour wasn't the only massive object traversing Southland streets this weekend.
South Coast Plaza's 96-foot Christmas tree finished its own arduous trek Monday morning, about 650 miles from near Mt. Shasta in Northern California...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 9:35 AM
++++++++++++++++++++Total Ballots Cast: 26,925
|| Candidate/Proposal || Party || Votes || Percent ||
|| Ronald J. Frantz || REP || 26,840 || 99.7% ||
|| WRITE-IN || REP || 85 || 0.3% ||
105 of 105 precincts...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 8:06 AM
The wife of former U.S. Rep. Lee Hamilton died Saturday after police said her own car backed over her.
According to the Herald-Times, 82-year-old Nancy Hamilton was taking a pet to a veterinary visit in Bloomington at 4:15 p.m. when she got out of the...
| Aug 18, 2012
| 5:39 PM
PASADENA — While optimism is usually expected before the start of any season, at Pasadena City College, the upcoming fall 2012 season is one in which there is reason for hope. As the season begins Aug. 31, the Lancers will have an opportunity to...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 1:37 PM
What are your summer plans? Plenty of people prefer some quiet, idle time in a hammock or lounging beside the body of water of their choice. And what better time to relax with a good book? Here is a selection of books to keep you occupied no matter...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 10:39 AM
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - As the world's largest AIDS conference kicks off in the United States for the first time in 22 years, activists want to ensure the voice of sex workers is not silenced in the discussion of how to overcome the global epidemic.
| Jun 20, 2012
On a recent steamy holiday weekend, customers at a discount grocery store in Evanston loaded their carts with bags of chips, boxes of cookies, 2-liter soda bottles and jugs of fruit punch, among other items, then paid for it all with food stamp credit....
| Feb 18, 2011
Controversy over the GOP's reproductive health agenda is mounting as House members consider a budget plan that slashes funds for family planning clinics and eliminates federal support for Planned Parenthood, a major provider of reproductive health care in...
| May 30, 2012
In 1962, Doc Watson and some of his musician neighbors set out from their home in the Blue Ridge Mountains on the journey of a lifetime, to perform at the Ash Grove folk club in Los Angeles.
"I remember the first trip we did," Watson said in a 2008...
| Jul 8, 2012
With summer in full swing, it's time to hit the beach — for sunning, yes, but also for shopping.
There's a new level of sophistication in shopping along the coast. Locally owned boutiques with a curated point of view are changing the flavor of...