Marseille prosecutor states that the co-pilot of the Germanwings flight, Andreas Lubitz, deliberately crashed the plane. William Perugini/Shutterstock Almost as soon as I heard about the Germanwings Airbus crashing into the Alps, I became suspicious, and with good reason. Show More Summary
Stoner's paradise Nugget Spot already ingratiated itself into our tummies with their hormone-free fried delights coated in things like Cheeze-its and pretzels. Now, they're taking their epicurean junk food even further with a bunch...Show More Summary
French investigators say co-pilot Andreas Lubitz intentionally locked the pilot out of the cockpit and crashed the packed airliner into the Alps
We’re halfway through the NCAA tournament. Time to re-jigger the field and find a Final Four. Wildcats vs. Wildcats tracking as an NCAA championship game (in semifinals) … sorry Northwestern, we don’t mean you.
The Song Brothers filed plans for their first restaurant Gaja Mokja.
Three British students have cycled a mind-blowing 17,000 km on a journey from London to Hong Kong over the past 9 months, raising over £13,000 to help fight prostate cancer. [ more › ]
The mystery surrounding this week's crash of a German airliner into the French Alps deepened Wednesday with a new report suggesting the pilot may have been locked out of the cockpit before the crash.
Orange County investigators are analyzing a car located Wednesday that belonged to a woman who vanished after a night out on Valentine’s Day.
Actor Jason Segel and screenwriter Drew Pearce have a new construction project. The duo have been enlisted to co-write and co-direct "The Billion Brick Race," an installment of Warner Bros' ever-expanding "Lego Movie" franchise, The Times has confirmed.
Wireless provider Sprint is handling an outage that's affecting customers in the Chicago area, according to a company spokeswoman. The outage, which began at about 6 p.m. Wednesday, continued to affect Sprint customers' texting and voice calling capabilities as of 8 p.m., spokeswoman Yuy Namiki said. Show More Summary
A man in China was sentenced to a year in prison after he attempted to abduct his fiancée (hopefully now former fiancée) and bring her back home with him by stuffing her into some luggage. [ more › ]
It's game on for Steven Spielberg. The Oscar-winning filmmaker is set to direct and produce an adaptation of Ernest Cline's sci-fi novel "Ready Player One" for Warner Bros. and Village Roadshow, The Times has confirmed.
Iggy Azalea had the "Booty" -- and now she has the breasts to go with it. The controversial Australian rapper decided she "wasn't into secret-keeping," she said in the April issue of Vogue, revealing that she got implants. "I did change something: Four months ago, I got bigger boobs!" the "Fancy" rapper told the fashion codex. Show More Summary
Atty. Gen. Kamala Harris sought a court order Wednesday to keep her from having to provide an official title and summary for what she called an “utterly reprehensible” proposed ballot measure that would authorize killing gays and lesbians in California, her office announced.
Decatur City Manager Peggy Merriss has confirmed that Rep. Karla Drenner has included Decatur Terrace, a neighborhood of 147 residential parcels south of East College Avenue on Decatur’s eastern border, in her Decatur annexation bill that she introduced to the legislature on Monday. Decatur Terrace petitioned the City of Decatur back in October 2014 for inclusion […]
As Montgomery County seeks a new superintendent to lead its well-regarded school system, its central concerns include testing, transparency, diversity, economic disparities and the achievement gap, according to a new report based on recent public comments.Read full article >>
The AJC reports… State Representative Karla Drenner, D-Avondale Estates, read three local annexation bills Monday, including a portion of Decatur and all of Avondale Estates. Each passed through the policy committee, and now need 9 of 16 signatures from DeKalb delegates to reach the House. In a surprise move, however, Drenner introduced the Avondale master […]
“The Voice” coaches always talk about how difficult it is for them to choose between singers on their teams as they trim up in the battles and knockouts before taking it live for the playoff rounds. But in fact, in Tuesday’s hour-long show, they really did have to make some...
Odd Future member Earl Sweatshirt releases his most singular work to date and heads to Chicago with Vince Staples to showcase some of the best L.A. hip-hop right now. [ more › ]
After experiencing one of the coldest late March dates on record, the chilly weather sticks around for another day with highs reaching only in the mid 30s, way below normal for this time of year. [ more › ]