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Joan Rivers Remains On Life Support; ‘Fashion Police’ On 2-Week Hold

Joan Rivers Remains On Life Support; ‘Fashion Police’ On 2-Week Hold

By Christie D'Zurilla, Los Angeles Times Comedian Joan Rivers is still on life support, her daughter confirmed Tuesday. "On behalf of my mother and our family, we are extremely gr ...

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Uzi ‘Too Much’ For Girl Who Accidentally Shot Instructor, Report Says

Uzi ‘Too Much’ For Girl Who Accidentally Shot Instructor, Report Says

By Lauren Raab, Los Angeles Times The mother of a 9-year-old girl who accidentally killed her gun instructor while learning to fire an Uzi told sheriff's deputies that the weapon ...

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Walter Mazzone, Notable WWII Submarine Officer And Sealab Leader, Dies At 96

Walter Mazzone, Notable WWII Submarine Officer And Sealab Leader, Dies At 96

By Tony Perry, Los Angeles Times SAN DIEGO -- Retired Navy Capt. Walter Mazzone, a decorated submarine officer in World War II and later a key figure in the development of deep-se ...

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‘Islamic State’ Claims Beheading Of Second U.S. Reporter: Video

‘Islamic State’ Claims Beheading Of Second U.S. Reporter: Video

Washington (AFP) -- Washington (AFP) -- The so-called "Islamic State" released a video on Tuesday showing a masked militant apparently beheading an American journalist and threate ...

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Bezos Names New Publisher At Washington Post

Bezos Names New Publisher At Washington Post

Washington (AFP) - The Washington Post has a new publisher, owner Jeff Bezos announced Tuesday in his latest move to reshape the prestigious daily for the digital era. Bezos, the ...

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Halliburton Pays $1.1 Bn For Gulf Of Mexico BP Spill

Halliburton Pays $1.1 Bn For Gulf Of Mexico BP Spill

New York (AFP) -- Oil services company Halliburton said Tuesday it would pay a $1.1 billion settlement over its role in the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil rig blowout that led to the Uni ...

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Under ‘Rocket Docket,’ Kids Race Time — Few Of Them With A Lawyer

Under ‘Rocket Docket,’ Kids Race Time — Few Of Them With A Lawyer

By Dianne Solis, The Dallas Morning News Lawyers call them "rocket dockets" -- court schedules that speed deportation hearings for Central American children who crossed the U.S. b ...

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Police Shooting Tests South L.A.’s Fragile Goodwill Toward Cops

Police Shooting Tests South L.A.’s Fragile Goodwill Toward Cops

By Kate Mather and Richard Winton, Los Angeles Times Los Angeles Police Assistant Chief Earl Paysinger sat with increasing unease at a church in South Los Angeles as residents ros ...

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Ferguson Fundraiser Mystery Solved — Or Is It?

Ferguson Fundraiser Mystery Solved — Or Is It?

By Matt Pearce, Los Angeles Times Two online fundraising pages that raised more than $400,000 for the police officer who killed an unarmed black man in Ferguson, Mo., were shut do ...

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‘Miracle’ Flight Survivor Says PTSD Related To Her Firing

‘Miracle’ Flight Survivor Says PTSD Related To Her Firing

By Mark Washburn, The Charlotte Observer CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- A survivor of the "Miracle on the Hudson" flight has filed suit against Staples, alleging the office-product giant fire ...

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