| May 14, 2012
| 7:45 AM
If California starts building a 130-mile segment of high-speed rail late this year as planned, it will enter into a risky race against a deadline set up under federal law.
The bullet train track through the Central Valley would cost $6 billion and have...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 10:39 AM
For Larry King, the death of Osama bin Laden provided an awakening.
The veteran talk show host had been nudged toward the door by CNN in 2010 after 25 years of interviewing such titans as Frank Sinatra, Tom Cruise and Barack Obama. After that, King had...
| May 16, 2012
| 8:16 AM
Amid mounting evidence that rival states are chipping away at California’s movie and TV production business, a coalition of entertainment unions and film industry officials is renewing a push to provide long-term funding for California’s...
| May 22, 2012
| 9:06 AM
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Crews are working to restore service to 300 customers who lost electricity Monday night when a small plane crashed in the front yard of a North Glendale home, taking out three power poles.
It may take until 2 p.m. to...
| May 23, 2012
| 7:03 AM
A half-century ago, Walt Disney leased a horse ranch in Placerita Canyon to shoot episodes of “The Adventures of Spin and Marty” from the classic ABC series “The Mickey Mouse Club.”
Disney liked the property, with its rich...
| May 23, 2012
| 1:58 PM
Unable to get their "Los Angeles Residential Helicopter Noise Relief Act" off the ground, the bill’s sponsors are implementing a Plan B to nudge federal officials, at the very least, to study ways to address neighborhood complaints about...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 1:52 PM
Rich Ross' resignation as chairman of Walt DisneyStudios Friday came without a clear successor in place, signaling a highly unusual era of instability at the studio.
Walt Disney Co.Chief Executive Bob Iger has told certain individuals who do business...
| May 28, 2012
| 12:38 PM
On this Memorial Day, the Los Angeles Times and Times Community News pays tribute to the California service members who have died in the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq by publishing a selection of comments posted over the last year by those...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 1:09 PM
Metrolink officials are warning of possible systemwide delays after a complication with a water main near Union Station.
Metrolink spokesman Scott Johnson said that the agency was notified of a problem with a water main near the area where Riverside...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 4:29 PM
Undeterred by the lack of support from the teachers union, Glendale Unified officials on Thursday said they’re submitting a 503-page application for what could be $40 million in federal Race to the Top grant money.
The decision to overnight the...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 12:56 PM
Fairies are beating strippers in DVD sales.
Walt Disney Studios' new direct-to-DVD title "Disney Fairies: Secret of the Wings" was the No. 1-selling DVD and Blu-ray disc for the week ended Oct. 27, according to research firm Rentrak Corp.
| Nov 5, 2012
| 8:22 AM
A 50-year-old Glendale woman was arrested Friday on charges of violating a restraining order barring her from proximity to actor Jeff Goldblum, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.
The suspect, Linda Ransom, is accused of...