President Barack Obama signed a bill early Thursday ending the 16-day partial government shutdown and raising the nation's debt limit after Congress passed a last-minute bipartisan deal just hours before...
Four optional workshops designed to help dancers prepare for the weeklong audition process for the Los Angeles Charger Girls will begin next Wednesday at Cal State Long Beach's Dance Center. The workshops will introduce the style of choreography performed by the Charger Girls.
California's attorney general will continue to seek the death penalty for a man who killed eight people in a shooting rampage at a hair salon. Attorney General Xavier Becerra announced the decision on Wednesday, saying the murders, Orange County's worst mass shooting, had harmed "far too many families."
Los Pollos Hermanos, now of "Better Call Saul," will show up in the Arts District (for two days only).
First it became the basis for an Oscar-nominated movie. Now, "Straight Outta Compton" — the groundbreaking album from rap group N.W.A. and a one-time flashpoint in the nation's culture wars — has been selected for the prestigious National Recording Registry.
U.S. Capitol Police fired shots at a woman driver during a confrontation near the Capitol Building Wednesday morning. Officials say that just before the clash, the woman fled from a traffic stop and nearly hit officers. The woman, who has not been identified, was driving erratically just south of the U.S. Capitol about 9:20 a.m., police said. Officers tried to pull her over. But the driver made a U-turn and nearly hit officers, U.S. Capitol Police spokeswoman Eva Maleki said in a mid-morning update. Police say the incident appears to be criminal in nature and not related to terrorism. The Capitol Building was not closed during the incident.
San Diego County officials are warning pregnant women, women who could be pregnant and those considering pregnancy to avoid traveling to known Zika transmission areas.