| Jun 23, 2009
The El Monte factory stopped operating just a few weeks ago, but already it feels abandoned, an appropriate setting for a "Terminator" movie.
The dusty clock on the wall is frozen at 7:00. Below it, the deep pits that once held molten steel are now...
| Jun 29, 2009
| 11:59 AM
Festival goers will be in for an "uplifting" experience during the Second Annual Citrus Classic Balloon Festival Friday, July 31 and Saturday, August 1 in Santa Paula. They'll see hot air balloons illuminate at sunset, ascend in the early morning hours...
| Jul 1, 2009
| 8:59 AM
LOS ANGELES -- California Congressman Henry Waxman, a Democrat who has played a central role in shaping President Obama's global warming and health care legislation, has been hospitalized in Los Angeles.
Waxman was not feeling well Tuesday, and was...
| May 6, 2008
When Democrats propose broadening sales taxes to cover services, and Republicans such as Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and business groups like the California Chamber of Commerce say no, taxpayers on either side of the issue know they can at least rely on...
| Dec 17, 2007
Since Long Beach ordered mandatory curbs on water use this fall, its Water Department has turned to unorthodox tools to spread the word.
"STOP Wasting Water," urge the crimson warnings on the front pages of local weekly newspapers.
A YouTube video, shot...
| Jul 28, 2009
| 4:17 PM
Working with Families and Children?
Need more information about Child Support Issues?
A special invitation to Community and Religious Leaders
"Update on Child Support Services 2009"
A free update and training workshop presented by The Los Angeles...
| Feb 8, 2009
States and many U.S. territories have tourism offices to help visitors. When requesting travel literature, be as specific as possible.
Alabama: Alabama Bureau of Tourism & Travel, 401 Adams Ave., Suite 126, P.O. Box 4927, Montgomery, AL 36103; (800) 252-...
| Jul 31, 2009
| 7:32 PM
In a triumph for President Barack Obama, Democrats narrowly pushed sweeping health care legislation through a key congressional committee Friday night and cleared the way for a September showdown in the House.
The 31-28 vote in the House Energy and...
| Sep 10, 2009
The White House is pushing for health reform and the president has encountered pressure on all sides to provide a detailed plan of his expectations.
President Obama addressed a joint session of Congress and the White House posted a new list of key...
| Aug 26, 2009
Prison for iPod Scammer | Proposed State Law on Gender Discrimination | Michigan Senate Mulls Arts Dept. Future
Grand Rapids Man Sent to Prison for iPod Scam
GRAND RAPIDS (AP) - A federal judge in Grand Rapids has sentenced a...
| Sep 5, 2009
On this Labor Day weekend, many Californians find themselves more in need of work than a holiday.
A report to be released publicly on Sunday found that two of five working-age Californians do not have a job, underscoring the challenges in one of the...
| Sep 7, 2009
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- On this Labor Day weekend, many Californians find themselves more in need of work than a holiday.
A report released on Sunday found that two of five working-age Californians do not have a job, underscoring the challenges in one of...