| Mar 11, 2010
| 10:19 AM
BIRTHDAY GAL: Actress Annabeth Gish was born in Albuquerque, N.M., on this date in 1971. This birthday gal starred as Elizabeth Bartlet Westin on "The West Wing" and also played Scully's replacement in the final two seasons of "The X-Files." On the big...
| Mar 24, 2010
| 3:46 PM
BIRTHDAY GAL: Actress Jennifer Grey was born in New York City on this date in 1960. This birthday gal made a name for herself in the 1980s, starring as Baby in the blockbuster movie "Dirty Dancing." Grey also appeared in "Ferris Bueller's Day Off," "Red...
| May 14, 2010
| 5:37 AM
LOS ANGELES -- The California Department of Education released its Academic Performance Index for schools Friday, and several Los Angeles Unified School Districts received top marks.
The index includes some 10,000 schools across the state, and ranks...
| May 19, 2010
LOS ANGELES — Local, state and federal law enforcement agents swarmed a Burbank home Monday in a training exercise aimed at finding a potential radiological device.
The drill started with the mock detonation of an improvised explosive device in...
| Dec 14, 2009
| 4:23 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Evacuation orders have been lifted for all residents in the La Crescenta, La Cañada-Flintridge and Big Tujunga Canyon areas as the last of three winter storms has moved eastward.
Rain from the storm, which hit Saturday, was a little...
| Jun 6, 2010
To the post office, it's just Compton. To the U.S. Census Bureau, it's no place at all, an orphaned pocket of houses too small even to have a name.
But to the three women chatting outside their homes on neatly trimmed Zamora Avenue, their...
| Jul 1, 2010
2009 Domaine Ferrer Ribière "Le F"
Here's an ideal summer white from the Cotes Catalanes, a wine region near Perpignan in the south of France. Crisp and dry, with an extravagant scent of white peaches and flowers, Domaine Ferrer Ribière "F" is made...
| Jul 5, 2010
| 2:38 PM
LOS ANGELES -- Big waves from a Southern Hemisphere storm are hitting Southern California's south facing beaches.
The swells, formed by a large storm near New Zealand, were expected to generate waves with faces of up to eight feet in height along south-...
| Dec 22, 2009
| 8:09 AM
WOODLAND HILLS -- Two gunmen wearing masks and gloves robbed some people at a Woodland Hills townhouse late Monday night, police said.
The home invasion robbery happened in the 500 block of Como Circle around 10:10 p.m., according to Sgt. Thomas Mason of...
| Jan 3, 2010
About three months ago, Samantha Slattery approached her nanny about getting the H1N1 flu vaccine. Slattery, 33, of Topanga, California, had a 5-month-old daughter and 2-year-old son. The baby was too little to be vaccinated, and Slattery wanted to...
| Jan 12, 2010
| 6:21 PM
Dale Rickards, a self-styled cowboy who wrangled horses for Hollywood and turned his Malibu ranch into a faux western town for location photography, has died. He was 88.
FOR THE RECORD: : An earlier version of this article...
| Feb 9, 2010
| 8:18 AM
WOODLAND HILLS, Calif. -- Police have taken three people into custody, including two men that officers held at gunpoint for an hour on an apartment balcony in Woodland Hills.
Officers with the Los Angeles Police Department's Topanga division were...