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Halloween 2014: Old Pasadena Halloween Celebration & Mad Monster Party

Location: 41 Hugus Alley, Old Pasadena, CA Link out: Click here Date: October 31, 5-8pm Description: This October, Old Town Pasadena cuts back from its usual two-day celebration of Halloween to a single night of trick-or-treating on October 31. Starting at 5pm, families are invited to bring their costumed kiddies and canines to One Colorado for a family [...]

Police: Ex-boyfriend sent nude photos of Pasadena teacher to students

An angry ex-boyfriend allegedly hacked into a John Muir High School teacher's work email account to send nude photos of the educator to more than 200 students and staff, Pasadena police said Thursday.

Blake Griffin on Halloween: 'My mom never let us go trick-or-treating'

When Clippers superstar power forward Blake Griffin was young, he didn't have the typical childhood experience of putting on a costume and going door-to-door getting candy on Halloween.

Minute Away video: Fish, flowers, fun in Seattle's Pike Place Market

Here’s a busy minute of video from Seattle’s Pike Place Market, which goes back to 1907.

Police: Ex-boyfriend sent nude photos of Pasadena teacher to students

An angry ex-boyfriend allegedly hacked into a John Muir High School teacher's work email account to send nude photos of the educator to more than 200 students and staff, Pasadena police said Thursday.

Burkina Faso president bows to protesters, says he is stepping down

After 27 years in power, the president of Burkina Faso, Blaise Compaore, bowed to popular anger and announced Friday that he was stepping down after a failed attempt to seek a fifth term in office.

Eric Frein arraigned in trooper slaying case

Eric Frein, the accused murderer of a Pennsylvania state trooper, was arraigned Friday morning, hours after he was captured by police who had been hunting him for seven weeks. 

Five takeaways from the Clippers' 93-90 victory over Oklahoma City

Here are five takeaways from the Clippers’ season-opening 93-90 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Thursday night at Staples Center:

Vegas' Quad becomes the Linq, and the Linq becomes a bargain at $79

Goodbye, Quad Resort & Casino. Hello, Linq Hotel & Casino. In the ever-changing world of Las Vegas, the Quad was renamed the Linq on Thursday and is ushering in this new era with room rates beginning at $79 a night.

For 'Exodus,' Janty Yates dresses Moses and Ramses

For a Hollywood costume designer, getting the call from director Ridley Scott saying he wants you to work on a big-budget biblical spectacle is a kind of holy grail.

Football: JSerra clinches first Pac-5 Division playoff berth

The 2014 JSerra football team will be remembered for lots of firsts in school history.

Ex-Murrieta mayor charged with DUI in crash that injured cheerleaders

Prosecutors charged the former mayor of Murrieta with felony DUI on Thursday in connection with a crash that hurt four cheerleaders and prompted him to resign from office.

Preview: Lakers vs. Clippers

The Lakers (0-2) play their third game in four nights on Friday, hosting the Clippers (1-0) at Staples Center.

Dido and Aeneas, Bluebeard's Castle in a Duo at LA Opera

Two probing views of obsessive love spelled success for the marriage of inconvenience between Purcell's Dido and Aeneas and Bartók's Bluebeard's Castle. Their double-bill opening Saturday at the Chandler Pavilion marked the LA Opera's second collaboration with wave-making Australian stage director Barrie Kosky. Show More Summary

'Reasons to Live' at Skylight: Wringing laughs from tragedy

Since time immemorial, the plot device of a dead child has propelled drama from Iphigenia to Ibsen to “Rabbit Hole.” At a comfortably cathartic distance, audiences have thrilled to the unimaginable loss of a child. Yet in recent years, that particular gambit arguably has been...

Northbound 5 lanes reopen after crane accident in south O.C.

All northbound lanes of the 5 Freeway opened at 3:50 a.m. Friday in San Clemente after being blocked by a toppled crane  since Thursday afternoon, the CHP reported.

Westlake eyes playoffs after defeating St. Bonaventure, 45-28

The Pac-5 Division in high school football is loaded with top teams. From defending champion Bellflower St. John Bosco to 19-time champion Long Beach Poly to no-huddle offense king Corona Centennial, there's going to be plenty of teams to avoid in the playoffs.

State inadequately investigates nursing home complaints, audit finds

The California Department of Public Health has failed to effectively investigate nursing home complaints, a state audit released Thursday found, with a total of 11,000 unresolved complaints in its system.

Kings pay the price for taking penalties in 3-0 loss to the Penguins

PITTSBURGH — They talked about keeping disciplined, staying out of the penalty box against the high-octane team possessing the league's best power play.

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