| Dec 9, 2010
| 4:34 PM
The Sunrise Powerlink transmission network will break ground Thursday morning near San Diego, with plans to connect Southern Californiaâs urban areas to power produced by far-flung renewable energy plants. Hundreds of state and local officials will be...
| Dec 18, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Another series of small earthquakes occurred on the California border over the last 12 hours, the largest of which measured 4.2 magnitude. That quake occurred around 11 p.m. Friday near the Imperial County town of Ocotillo. It was followed by......
| Mar 8, 2011
| 4:34 PM
We all know that California's housing boom caused relatively levelheaded people to build, build and build again as easy financing artificially inflated the number of people who could buy homes. Now, we know just how much they built. The Census......
| Mar 24, 2011
| 9:35 PM
More than 1.7 million Los Angeles County residents struggled with hunger in 2009, more than in any other county in America, according to new research published by Feeding America, the country’s largest network of food banks. The study, called Map......
| Jun 20, 2011
| 9:35 PM
A 52-year-old Caltrans maintenance worker was killed Monday when he was struck by a vehicle in San Diego. Richard Gonzalez was the third Caltrans worker to die on the job in the last 48 days, the agency said. Gonzalez died......
| Nov 4, 2010
| 1:33 PM
OCOTILLO, Calif. ( KTLA) -- A 4.6 magnitude earthquake hit a sparsely populated area east of San Diego Thursday.
The U.S. Geological Survey says the quake struck 9 miles north of Ocotillo and 25 miles west-northwest of El Centro in Imperial County at 12:...
| Jan 4, 2011
| 5:09 PM
A federal appeals court said Tuesday it cannot decide if California's gay marriage ban is constitutional until the state's highest court weighs in on whether Proposition 8's sponsors have the authority to defend the measure.
A three-judge panel of...
| Jul 26, 2011
| 10:48 AM
RIVERSIDE, Calif. (KTLA) -- A 52-year old highway worker who was struck by a suspected drunk driver has died.
Barry Steele, who worked for Caltrans contractor Skanska Construction, was struck about 10:40 p.m. last Wednesday on a closed on-ramp to the...
| Jun 27, 2011
| 11:45 AM
SAN DIEGO -- Man's interference with Colorado River floods that used to regularly flow to the Salton Sea may have "stopped the clock'' on a regular series of big earthquakes, setting the stage for a megaquake that could wreck Southern California,...
| Oct 25, 2010
Family and friends of murdered teen Amber Dubois celebrated her 16th birthday at the location believed to be where she was abducted.
At a chained gate along side Stanley Street in Escondido more than a hundred people gathered Monday night. They shared...
| May 13, 2010
| 6:24 PM
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Founded: The first issue of the Imperial Valley Press, titled only Imperial Press, was printed on April 20, 1901 as a weekly local...
| Nov 1, 2009
William T. Vollmann hardly looks like one of the most ambitious authors of his generation. Walking on Haight Street in his rumpled jeans, ball cap and black T-shirt, shoulders bowed beneath a heavy backpack, he seems an older version of the street kids...