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Los Angeles teachers union hints at new talks during strike

January 16, 2019

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The head of the Los Angeles teachers union hinted at contract talks resuming Wednesday as striking educators in the nation's second-largest school district protested outside... more »»

Storm could set off mudslides in fire-scarred California

January 16, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Light showers fell on parts of Northern California bracing for heavy rain and strong winds Wednesday that could unleash mudslides on communities struggling after the deadlies... more »»

Battles expected in many states over abortion-related bills

January 16, 2019

NEW YORK (AP) — On each side of the abortion debate, legislators and activists emboldened by recent political developments plan to push aggressively in many states this year for bills high on... more »»

Robert Durst murder trial set for September in Los Angeles

January 16, 2019

LOS ANGELES (AP) — New York real estate heir Robert Durst has been scheduled to go on trial in late summer on charges of killing a friend in Los Angeles nearly two decades ago. more »»

Northridge quake thrashed Los Angeles 25 years ago this week

January 16, 2019

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Twenty-five years ago this week, a violent, pre-dawn earthquake shook Los Angeles from its sleep, and sunrise revealed widespread devastation, with dozens killed and $25 billio... more »»

Northern California braces for heavy rain, snow storm

January 16, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Light rain fell in some parts of Northern California Wednesday ahead of a Pacific storm expected to bring heavy rain and strong winds that could unleash mudslides at the site... more »»

Hint of new negotiations as LA teachers strike enters day 3

January 16, 2019

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Los Angeles teachers union leader hinted of a possible resumption of contract bargaining Wednesday as striking educators in the second largest U.S. more »»

Colorism reveals many shades of prejudice in Hollywood

January 16, 2019

The breakthrough representation of minorities in Hollywood blockbusters has ignited a frequently overlooked discussion about whether prejudice isn't just about the color of a person's skin, but... more »»

Northridge earthquake shattered Los Angeles 25 years ago

January 16, 2019

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Twenty-five years ago this week, a violent, pre-dawn earthquake shook Los Angeles from its sleep, and sunrise revealed widespread devastation, with dozens killed and $25 billio... more »»

No talks scheduled as LA teacher strike enters day 3

January 16, 2019

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles school administrators urged the union to resume bargaining as tens of thousands of teachers planned to walk picket lines for a third day Wednesday, after being... more »»

New storm brings risk of blizzard to Northern California

January 16, 2019

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Another Pacific storm was set to hit California on Wednesday, bringing a threat of mudslides to the site of the deadliest wildfire in state history and a rare blizzard warning... more »»

Super Bowl planners: Shutdown brings 'uncharted territory'

January 16, 2019

ATLANTA (AP) — A day after travelers waited nearly 90 minutes in snail-speed security lines at the world's busiest airport, Atlanta's mayor is concerned about the waits that could result when the... more »»

Craft beer taps squeezed as shutdown delays new releases

January 16, 2019

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The nation's craft beer taps are being squeezed by the government shutdown, which has put new releases on hold, prevented new breweries from opening and stopped shipments of some... more »»

California storms bring mudslide fears, blizzard warning

January 16, 2019

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Pacific storm that brought fears of dangerous mudslides and a rare blizzard warning in the Sierra Nevada was less fierce than expected but hundreds of homes in fire-scarred... more »»

Satisfaction: Rolling Stones to headline 50th Jazz Fest

January 16, 2019

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival has got satisfaction: The Rolling Stones are among the headliners for the 50th anniversary festival. more »»

PG&E bankruptcy could mean price hikes, unpaid fire lawsuits

January 16, 2019

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Pacific Gas & Electric Co. more »»

Charter school educators back striking Los Angeles teachers

January 16, 2019

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles school administrators urged the union to resume bargaining as thousands of teachers walked picket lines for a second day Tuesday, joined for the first time by some... more »»

After years of King's remarks, why now for the GOP response?

January 16, 2019

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Why now?

Despite his seemingly endless string of racist comments and insults about immigrants, Iowa Rep. more »»

Senators ask FDA to update rules on certain pot products

January 16, 2019

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon's two senators on Tuesday urged the head of the U.S. more »»

 
 
 

 

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