VANCOUVER, Canada — Playing in the NHL All-Star game is something to value but, considering how unfriendly the 17-12 game was to goaltenders, perhaps just the invite was best for Frederik Andersen.
Former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa is not yet a candidate for U.S. Senate, and he might still skip the race altogether.
Greek voters collectively shouted “We're mad as hell!” last weekend, sweeping into power a radical left-wing party that campaigned against austerity. The election didn't improve the country's fiscal health; the government is so deep in debt, it could very well default if...
In the effort to find less gruesome ways to execute condemned prisoners, more than two dozen states — including California — adopted a lethal injection protocol developed by Oklahoma in the late 1970s in which the prisoner is rendered insensate with one injection, then given a...
A century and a half ago, an abolitionist preacher named Theodore Parker noticed something striking about the moral universe: “The arc is a long one, my eye reaches but little ways,” he said, but added that “from what I see I am sure it bends towards justice.” Fifty...
Vineyards are drying out thanks to climate change -- but high-tech surveillance drones might just save them. Welcome to our weird new world!
A state appellate court upheld the conviction Monday of a man serving two life terms in prison for the 1988 killing of racing legend Mickey Thompson and his wife.
It appears that Tom DeLonge hasn’t quit pop-punk trio Blink-182 after all, even though bandmates Travis Barker and Mark Hoppus issued a statement to that effect, saying that their decision to tap Alkaline Trio’s Matt Skiba for the group’s healdining performance in March in...
Kings Coach Darryl Sutter painted a vivid picture when asked last week about his players' struggles to defend their championship.
The first of two small rainstorms moved into the Los Angeles area Monday afternoon.
As the sustainable seafood movement continues gaining traction, chefs are starting to update sushi classics with fish-less, vegetarian alternatives.
To the editor: Your editorial opposing the impending execution of Warren Lee Hill Jr. — an intellectually disabled Georgia inmate — depicts the only scenario under which I could support the death penalty, namely for a murder committed by someone already serving a life sentence,...
On the surface, the bankruptcy of SkyMall seems to be easily explained and none too surprising.
To the editor: President Obama's Syria policy is an unfortunate example of his now-characteristic indecisiveness. He's half in and half out. Air support, yes; ground troops, no. ("A conspicuous failure of U.S. foreign policy in Syria," Op-Ed, Jan. 24)
To the editor: I was appalled to read advice offered to truck driver Julio Cervantes by financial planner Delia Fernandez in the "Money Makeover" feature. Fernandez advises that the first thing Cervantes should do to save money is stop organizing his fellow truck drivers to form a union. ("Time...
To the editor: Thanks to Robin Abcarian for her open-minded approach to the recent un-banning of foie gras in California. ("The return of foie gras to California menus offers food for thought," Jan. 23)
As a powerful blizzard barreled toward the Northeast, commuters were learning the hard way that it was becoming more difficult to get anywhere from here.
A rant about the abysmal state of innovation and progress in the U.S. electricity sector.
Weather is not climate.
Rob Greenfield wants you to dumpster dive so much, he'll pay your fines if you get caught.