| May 14, 2010
Gayle Anderson was live in Winchester at Lake Skinner for "SOLAR CUP BOAT RACES".
The Metropolitan Water District's 8th Annual Solar Cup competition features 36-teams of southern California high school students racing single-seat, solar-powered 16-foot...
| May 16, 2010
Dozens of California parole violators showed up to claim a very attractive offer: $200 and amnesty. And dozens of parole violators found themselves in handcuffs and, for most, headed back to prison.
In a corrections department variation on the old bait-...
| May 18, 2010
| 7:49 AM
ALAMEDA, Calif. -- A pit bull allegedly sprung from an Alameda shelter by its owners after a judge ordered the dog to be put to death has been euthanized.
Laura Zagaroli, a deputy city attorney in Alameda, said on Monday the 70-pound pooch named Max...
| May 21, 2010
Local school boards are throwing their support behind a lawsuit filed Thursday that claims the California education system has been underfunded by billions for years in violation of the state Constitution.
The lawsuit represents years of work by the...
| May 25, 2010
The following were taken from daily booking reports from the Glendale Police Department.
West Colorado Street and South Pacific Avenue Harout Gasparian, 24, was arrested May 17 on suspicion of possessing a controlled substance, giving false...
| May 25, 2010
After nine seasons, American Idol has held auditions in 37 cities. That includes every major metro area in the nation, except Sacramento. (And Tampa-St. Pete). Sacramento is the capital of a state with nearly 40 million people, yet the producers have...
| Aug 20, 2010
| 2:48 PM
SACRAMENTO -- Friday furloughs are back on for California state employees, after the state Supreme Court overturned a lower court ruling that had temporarily stopped them.
The high court decided Wednesday to put all furlough litigation -- including the...
| Apr 1, 2011
| 2:37 PM
CHULA VISTA (KTLA) -- An Oakland man was arrested Friday afternoon on suspicion of kidnapping his former girlfriend, beating her and stuffing her into the trunk of her car to take her across the U.S.-Mexico border, an ordeal that allegedly lasted 15...
| Nov 10, 2010
| 4:05 AM
ALAMEDA -- A woman in Alameda is recovering from puncture wounds she suffered when a raccoon attacked her while she was walking her dog.
Rachel Campos de Ivanov, 33, says she was walking her Yorkshire terrier around 11 p.m. Sunday when she saw the...
| Nov 11, 2010
| 8:37 AM
A disabled cruise liner with 4,500 people aboard was towed into San Diego Bay Thursday morning, bringing to an end a three-day rescue operation that began after a fire broke out in one of the ships engine rooms.
The 952-foot Carnival Splendor has been...
| Nov 11, 2010
The California Attorney General has filed a lawsuit against the company that makes a hair treatment known as the "Brazilian Blowout". Filed in Alameda County, the lawsuit alleges the company failed to warn consumers that the "Brazilian Blowout" contains...
| Nov 24, 2010
Chalmers Johnson, an influential scholar of East Asia's political economy whose seminal writings forced a reevaluation of both the Chinese Revolution and the Japanese "economic miracle," has died. He was 79.
Johnson, who taught at the Berkeley and San...