| Nov 10, 2008
RIVERSIDE -- A cold front is moving throught Southern California today, bringing freezing temperatures to some mountain areas and strong winds, with gusts approaching 55 mph, in other parts of Riverside County.
Mount San Jacinto State Park officials...
| Mar 11, 2009
COSTA MESA -- The crime crisis in Mexico has forced a major West Coast travel firm to cancel its upcoming spring break trips to Baja, California.
Summer Winter Action Tours (SWAT) of Costa Mesa says the thousands of students who planned to head south...
| Jun 24, 2010
| 4:10 AM
LOS ANGELES ( KTLA) -- Scientists say a 7.2 magnitude earthquake south of the U.S.-Mexico border over Easter has increased the risk of a temblor in Southern California by shifting fault stress to the area.
The findings are a result of a new NASA radar...
| Jul 8, 2010
| 8:42 AM
LOS ANGELES -- A strong earthquake hit Southern California at 4:53 p.m. Wednesday afternoon.
The magnitude 5.4 quake was centered 28 miles south of Palm Springs near Borrego Springs, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
It was initially reported...
| Jul 16, 2010
Gay activists are delighted, and local historians should be pleased, that the City Council is requiring that a "bar" — a wine bar, to be precise — be included in the redevelopment of the Coast Inn.
It may seem an odd request to make of a...
| Apr 11, 2010
| 6:14 PM
Calexico/Mexicali - A magnitude 4.4 earthquake hit the Imperial Valley this morning at 9:42 and at least 17 other quakes larger than magnitude 3 range rattled the Mexicali area today.
The quakes were documented by automated seismic monitors.
| May 8, 2010
| 12:53 PM
SAN CLEMENTE -- A magnitude 5.0 earthquake hit Imperial County at 11:33 a.m. Saturday and was felt by some in southern Orange County.
People in Aliso Viejo, Irvine, Mission Viejo and San Clemente reported feeling the quake to USGS web site.
| Jan 22, 2006
This list of visitor offices was provided largely by the California Division of Tourism in Sacramento. It was edited for space.
More information: (800) 862-2543, http://www.visitcalifornia.com .
Amador County Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau, (800)...
| Dec 29, 2002
I peeled a $100 bill out of my wallet and fed it into the dollar slot machine as my two new friends, Shauna and Jennifer, looked on.
First spin, and the machine gave me $5.
"Wow," said Shauna, who was wearing impossibly low hip-huggers. "You won!"
| Sep 1, 2004
Describing Hollinger International Inc. as a "corporate kleptocracy," independent investigators accused the company's top two former executives of looting the firm and lambasted its high-profile board of directors for allowing unparalleled business...
| Feb 15, 2006
We rush in, late, through the tall orange doors, past the suits of armor standing sentry in front of the bathrooms, barely taking in the spangled Moroccan cushions on the sofas, the oversized lamps and the stacked art and architecture tomes in the...
| Jan 25, 2006
Back in the day (and it was a long time ago) when Southern Californians took Sunday pleasure drives, there were cherished restaurants in places such as Laguna Beach and Lake Arrowhead that were a great excuse for an excursion. Café Aroma in Idyllwild is a...