Authorities ordered more than 30,000 Santa Barbara County residents and hundreds of Ventura County residents to flee their homes Tuesday afternoon as a massive storm lumbered out of the eastern Pacific Ocean and plotted a collision course with Southern California’s fragile, fire-scarred coast. The storm — a bloated atmospheric river of tropical moisture known as […]
A couple who authorities had been attempting to locate for nearly two decades has been convicted and sentenced in the 2000 sexual assault of a girl who attended a private school they owned and operated in South Los Angeles. Both Joseph Green, 52, and 43-year-old Chanell Warren pleaded no contest to their respective charges in […]
Harendra Singh said in testimony against former Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano that he obtained a county contract and helped then-acting Sheriff Michael Sposato get job security through his friendship with Mangano.
Authorities in San Diego offloaded 36,000 pounds of cocaine—about half a billion dollars’ worth—that were seized off the coasts of Central and South America, the Coast Guard announced Tuesday. Five different Coast Guard cutters confiscated 17 cases of cocaine from suspected smuggling vessels in the international waters of the eastern Pacific Ocean in February and […]
For decades, birth control pills have exclusively been used by women. But a male birth control pill that is both safe and effective may be on the horizon, according to a new study. The results of the study were presented Sunday at the annual Endocrine Society meeting in Chicago. The researchers found that the proposed hormone […]
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on the investigation into the first death involving a fully autonomous test vehicle (all times local): 4:50 p.m. Federal transportation authorities examined a self-driving SUV in suburban Phoenix in an investigation of the first death involving a fully autonomous test vehicle. Officials from the National Transportation Safety Board were […]
Frustration is brewing at top levels inside Facebook over what has become a pattern during the controversies that have bedeviled the company recently: The public silence of co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg. Facebook now has 2 billion users, unprecedented reach, and a CEO whose name is recognized all over the world. But in what’s turned […]