Light rain fell in Southern California Wednesday morning, and showers are likely this afternoon, when there also will be a chance of thunderstorms — a prospect causing worry among people living bel…
How long will Southern California heat wave last?
LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles-area temperatures will climb several degrees above normal today, reaching the 90s in the San Fernando, Santa Clarita and Antelope valleys.Forecasters blamed the unseasonable heat on a ridge of high pressure and
IMSA winners learn affects of Southern California traffic
LONG BEACH >> Jordan Taylor and Tommy Milner found out firsthand what Southern California rush hour can be like.Taylor used slower cars to go outside for a pass heading into Turn 1 in his Cadillac DPI Prototype car to help his team win th
Why some people are fleeing Southern California
Longtime Irvine resident Helen Tornquist is calling Big D home now after volunteering for a transfer to north Texas.Her kids moved out. Her marriage is over. And she had planned to retire out of state anyway because California is just to
Southern California jolted by biggest quake in 20 years
The 7.1-magnitude quake struck on Friday and was centered in the same area of the Mojave Desert where a 6.4-magnitude temblor hit.
Strongest earthquake in 20 years rattles Southern California
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The strongest earthquake in 20 years shook a large swath of Southern California and parts of Nevada on Thursday, rattling nerves on the July 4th holiday and causing injuries and damage in a town near the epicenter, followed by a swarm of ongoing aftershocks The 6.4 magnitude quake struck at 10:33 a.m. in the Mojave Desert, about 150 miles (240 kilometers) northeast of Los Angeles, near the town of Ridgecrest, California. Multiple injuries and two house fires were reported…
Casino buffets in Southern California and what they serve
Buffets tempt every appetite with prime rib, seafood and a wide range of other specialties, plus lavish dessert spreads.
How long will the heat last in Southern California?
The Southland will bask in above-normal temperatures again Friday as a result of a strengthening ridge of high pressure and weak offshore winds.
How to get into Southern California museums for free in September
Why CalPERS is pouring millions into a Southern California water deal
On the edge of the Mojave Desert, beneath 1,800 acres of scrubland and tumbleweeds, California’s giant public pension fund is trying to make a killing in the water business. CalPERS is the primary owner of the Willow Springs Water Bank, an underground reservoir that could hold as much water as Folsom Lake when fully developed.
How ‘unaffordable’ is Southern California housing?
Saying your product is “unaffordable” is bad salesmanship for housing.
How Southern California's Greek Community Stays in Touch With Its Roots
Two summers ago, when Kyriaki Tsigkounis returned to Greece after five years away, she was eager to rekindle her rapport with her cousins. One commonality that helped smooth over the awkward period? Greek folk dance. Since she was 6, Tsigkounis has been learning regional dances at St. Anthony’s Greek Orthodox...
Southern California Edison puts profits before people
Re “Safe transfer of fuel at San Onofre” (Opinion, July 7): How many times have I heard from Southern California Edison that they put safety first? When you hear this, you know it ain’t so. For yea…
Nuclear waste solutions critical for all Southern Californians
At San Onofre, 3.6 million pounds of nuclear waste sits about 100 feet from the shoreline.
Here's how Southern California could look if the Olympics return to LA
Organizers hoping to bring the 2024 Summer Games to Los Angeles released renderings Friday of what they believe Olympic competition might look like at venues throughout the region, including StubHub Center in Carson.
Here’s how Southern California could look if the 2024 Olympics return to LA
Organizers hoping to bring the 2024 Summer Olympic Games to Los Angeles have released renderings of what they believe world-class competition might look like at venues throughout Southern California.From the famed Rose Bowl in Pasadena to the s
How the Fed’s interest rate hike impacts Southern California home buyers
The Federal Reserve boosted a key interest rate on Wednesday for the second time in three months — a move that will affect Southland consumers with credit card debt, adjustable-rate mortgages and home equity lines of credit. The Fed
10 ways the Southern California coast is changing
In 2018, we saw issues of sea-level rise, weird smells, plastic pollution, power plants, offshore oil drilling and more.