News Archive
California | Mon, Jan 21, 2013

The report that JPMorgan Chase & Co. released last week about its London Whale trading losses has some amazing omissions. It contains no mention of the Whale’s actual name, Bruno Iksil, or the names of almost anyone else who worked in the bank’s London-based chief investment office, which generated the $6 billion loss.

A system that tracks prescription drugs and has assisted in several celebrity death investigations is in jeopardy of ending.

Authorities have evacuated a Southern California motel after a meth lab was found in a room.

Two teenage parents have been arrested on suspicion of child abuse after their 5-month-old girl was taken to a Southern California hospital with broken bones and weighed just 9 pounds.

A University of California, Davis, researcher who was injured in an explosion at his campus apartment early Thursday has been arrested, police said.

More than two dozen of the world's top big wave surfers are in the waters off of Half Moon Bay as they compete in the Mavericks Invitational surf contest.

Authorities have found human remains in a Los Angeles-area forest, days after hikers found a shallow grave nearby.

Teachers in the Los Angeles Unified School District have agreed on a new system to evaluate their performance.

Authorities say a Southern California man apparently has fallen to his death during a mountain hike.

Jan. 21 (Bloomberg) -- We are fast approaching an important but underappreciated anniversary: Robert Rubin’s 20th year of extraordinary proximity to political power in Washington. This is not a milestone to be celebrated.

Californians who helped kill their friends or spouses have avoided jail time as prosecutors struggle with the troubling issue of assisted suicide.

Residents of a San Francisco Bay area suburb are speaking up to support a 1950's-style sign that county planners ordered removed from a new hamburger restaurant.

Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies have shot and wounded a man they say opened fire on their patrol car during a chase.

California Gov. Jerry Brown joined hundreds of law enforcement officers from around the state Monday in honoring a Sacramento-area police officer who was killed in the line of duty last week.

Mon, Jan 21, 2013