A convicted murderer who died in a botched execution last week in Arizona was injected with 15 separate doses of a drug combination because the initial drug protocol of one dose didn’t seem to be enough to kill him, according to documents released late Friday by the state Department of...
How did birds emerge from a lineage of large dinosaurs whose clawed feet were planted firmly on the ground? Size really matters, according to a team of scientists that traced the incredibly fast shrinkage along 50 million years of ancient avian evolution.
OUR correspondent reports on the mood in Israel and asks whether this time Gaza can look forward to life beyond the blockade
An Orange County jury on Friday convicted a 26-year-old Army specialist of murdering a friend in a Cypress hotel during a night of drinking, authorities said.
Traces of Ecstasy were found in the body of an Arcadia firefighter who disappeared in the Los Padres National Forest after he ran after his dog at a campsite, toxicology reports show.
House Republicans went overtime Friday, expending an enormous amount of political energy to try to reach consensus on a border-crisis measure that is almost certain never to become law.
Summer truffles: It's the summer truffle season which means Jean Georges will be serving them every which way until September 30. Preparations include scallop and black truffle tartar; goat cheese royale and black truffle, frisee hazelnut salad; smoked squab with fresh corn polenta and black truffles and more. [ more › ]
Alex Garland PROTESTERS Outside the Northwest Detention Center in Tacoma during the first hunger strike this spring. Immigrant detainees outraged by shoddy food, high commissary prices, and the government's failure to reform its "broken"—President...Show More Summary
Rod Gould, who was hired as Santa Monica's city manager in late 2009, said Friday that he planned to retire at the end of January.
A 25-year-old former security guard pleaded not guilty Friday to charges stemming from an alleged fundraising scam to dupe people into thinking they were donating money for the young daughter of a slain Escondido police officer.
Growing up in Delaware, Ohio, I always went to the county fair. Without fail, my little sister and I gorged on elephant ears, played carnival games and were flung about on the Tilt-a-Whirl. Delaware County was country: Three of the four public high schools back then were largely rural. Show More Summary
Women's issues come to the stage in a new performance in China
A well-known local surfer who has Alzheimer's disease has gone missing, police said.
Most of us will never handle a potentially lethal chemical. But across the U.S. scientists experiment with sensitive and dangerous chemicals every day while conducting important research. Sometimes those experiments turn deadly. A new...Show More Summary
Los Angeles police on Friday said they have asked the city attorney’s office and county prosecutors to explore whether they can legally prohibit civilians from flying drones with cameras over department-owned parking lots.
Brooklyn Benjestorf Name: Liz Where: Canterbury and Skillet Diner Buy Her A Shot Of: “I like to Fernet about it on the regular," Liz says. “Otherwise, lately I’ve been wanting just rum in a hollowed-out pineapple.” Ask Her To Make You:...Show More Summary
Anh Nguyen was in the middle of a student counseling session when her co-workers came running into the room with a message: “Move your car! It’s going to be flooded!”
The labor market extended its best streak since the late 1990s, posting solid job growth last month that lured more people back into the workforce.
Mars Hill Church Pastor Mark Driscoll Mars Hill Pastor Mark Driscoll hasn't recovered from his last plagiarism scandals, and now he's facing a whole new set of plagiarism charges from an old associate. Warren Throckmorton says that early...Show More Summary
SpaceX is printing rocket parts, including the thrust chamber on the engines for its Dragon V2 spacecraft, which it hopes will one day deliver NASA astronauts to the International Space Station.