| Oct 30, 2012
| 7:08 PM
On behalf of the animal rights group PETA, an Irvine woman is asking the city to erect a memorial at the street corner where 1,600 pounds of fish died this month when a container truck crashed into two other vehicles.
Dina Kourda, a volunteer with People...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 5:48 AM
Keep wildlife safely and humanely out of your home, using these tips from PETA ... People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals at www.peta.org:
Cap your chimney with a screen. When birds sit on top of a chimney for warmth, they can inhale toxic fumes,...
| May 21, 2012
| 1:49 PM
Twenty-eight-year-old Brooklynite Zachary Koval can now add PETA's Sexiest Vegetarian Next Door 2012 to his résumé. The actor and waiter beat out nine other male finalists to be crowned the male winner of PETA's contest and take home the grand prize of...
| May 25, 2012
| 11:01 AM
It has been four months since Matt Damon came to school, and though the buzz is gone the bell still rings. Thirty sophomores file into Room 324 at TEAM Englewood Community Academy in the heart of one of the city's most beleaguered neighborhoods. Many of...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 8:47 PM
The first quarter in 2012 boxing could be characterized as a great warm up to the big events mid year. Lets take a look back at the action.
Devon Alexander showed superb skill in his domination of Marcos Maidana. This was Maidana's first attempt at...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 7:58 AM
Burger King Corp.promised Wednesday to switch to only cage-free eggs and pork -- a day after the reemergence of mad-cow disease focused national scrutiny even more on Americans’ food sources.
The fast food giant, one of the largest in the world,...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 8:15 PM
At the urging of a nationwide animal rights group, the Newport-Mesa Unified School District will end in-classroom cat dissections at its high schools.
Only Corona del Mar and Newport Harbor High School were still using cat corpses in its anatomy lessons,...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 5:33 PM
The Alex Theatre, Americana at Brand and Glendale Adventist Medical Center are set to take center stage on Glendale's float for the 2013 Tournament of Roses Parade after the Glendale City Council on Tuesday approved the final design.
City officials took...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 8:04 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Chick-fil-A says it set a sales record on Wednesday, the day that supporters rallied around the fast-food chain amid a debate over its president's opposition to same-sex marriage.
The chain said it won't release sales numbers, but "we...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 8:49 AM
The culture war over a chicken sandwich comes to a head today, as supporters and opponents of gay marriage battle out their differences at Chick-fil-A counters and parking lots across the country.
Dan Cathy, president of the Atlanta-based fast-food...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 12:50 PM
Happy People: A Year in the Taiga
Opens Sunday, March 17 , through March 23, at the Cinestudio in Hartford, at Trinity College, cinestudio.org
Members of PETA might not want to watch Happy People: A Year in the Taiga, the new documentary by Dmitry...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 10:02 AM
Cosmetics made with ingredients tested on animals is no longer allowed in the European Union, under a ban that took effect Monday.
The European Commission, the governing body for the 27-country EU, said in a statement that the new rule “is in line...