Stories tagged: southern california
Mon., Nov. 4, 2019
You smell it, or think you do. Like a bonfire on a beach. Then you see it in your headlights. Ash. Or maybe insects? The signs are coy at first, …
Thu., Oct. 31, 2019
At least 20 seniors with wheelchairs and walkers were essentially trapped, in the dark, in a low-income apartment complex in Northern California during a two-day power shut-off aimed at warding …
Thu., Oct. 17, 2019
The earthquakes that hammered the Southern California desert near the town of Ridgecrest last summer involved ruptures on a web of interconnected faults and increased strain on a major nearby …
UPDATED: Fri., July 5, 2019
An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.9 has jolted Southern California, but there are no immediate reports of damage or injuries
A magnitude 6.9 earthquake jolted Southern California and was felt as far away as Mexico Friday night, but no major damage was reported.
Tue., March 26, 2019
The good part about being an editor is that you typically see lots of the country, as you move from newspaper to newspaper. That’s also kind of the bad part, …
UPDATED: Fri., March 8, 2019
It started with the desert lilies in December. Since then a wave of wildflower blooms has been crescendoing across Southern California’s Anza-Borrego desert in a burst of color so vivid …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 6, 2018
The second storm in a week brought record-breaking rainfall to parched Los Angeles on Thursday, jamming traffic on Southern California highways and prompting evacuations in wildfire-scarred areas.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 13, 2018
Southern California’s huge wildfire roared to life again Tuesday in a mountain wilderness area even as many neighborhoods were reopened to thousands of residents who fled its advance last week.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018
A wildfire that tore through Malibu mansions and working-class suburban homes in Southern California’s hills and canyons has killed two people and had more than doubled in size by Saturday.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 29, 2018
A 13-year-old boy skin diving for lobsters was attacked by a shark Saturday along the Southern California coast but was quickly pulled from the water by other divers and flown …
Sat., Oct. 7, 2017
Black sea hares – the largest of the sea slug species – appear to be showing up on Orange County beaches in greater numbers.
Wed., June 14, 2017
A U.S. Coast Guard ship that first set out to sea during the Spanish-American War and sank off the coast of Southern California 100 years ago won’t be moved anytime …
Fri., Aug. 19, 2016
Firefighters were on the offensive Friday as they worked to expand significant gains against a huge wildfire that chased thousands of people from their homes in Southern California.
Wed., July 6, 2016
A Southern California medical examiner says a Navy SEAL trainee was repeatedly dunked by an instructor in his first week of basic training and has ruled his death a homicide.
Thu., June 23, 2016
Authorities are responding after a Southern California pipeline spilled up to 210,000 gallons of crude oil.
Thu., May 5, 2016
Southern California’s section of the San Andreas Fault is “locked, loaded and ready to roll,” a leading earthquake scientist said Wednesday at the National Earthquake Conference in Long Beach.
Thu., April 28, 2016
Workers on Thursday began the process of cutting up and carting off a 40-foot whale carcass that washed up at San Onofre State Beach in Orange County earlier this week, …
Thu., April 21, 2016
Chyna, the tall, muscle-bound, raven-haired pro-wrestler who rocketed to popularity in the 1990s after taking on both women and men in the ring and later revealed her struggles with addiction …
Thu., March 31, 2016
A Pacific gray whale put on a show at Southern California’s Redondo Beach, popping its huge head out of the waves and rolling around in the surf.
Sun., Nov. 30, 2014
LOS ANGELES – After a tumultuous season of last-second losses and big-game disappointments, Southern California took the Coliseum field playing only for respect and history against Notre Dame. That’s more …
Tue., Oct. 8, 2013
Southern California athletic director Pat Haden says people pretending to be representatives of his school have contacted two coaches and attempted to discuss the Trojans’ head coaching vacancy with them. …
Tue., Sept. 10, 2013
His team lost the game, Lane Kiffin said, so of course there are going to be facets which the Southern California coach wishes his team had handled differently. Or that …
Sun., Sept. 8, 2013
LOS ANGELES – The only souls left dancing in this storied sports venue were colored crimson, maybe a couple dozen of them jumping and laughing and singing Washington State’s fight …
Tue., Jan. 1, 2013
EL PASO, Texas – Southern California was ranked No. 1 at the beginning of the season, and Matt Barkley was a strong contender for the Heisman Trophy. The year ended …
Fri., July 27, 2012
LOS ANGELES – University of Southern California football coach Lane Kiffin, who reportedly visited Silas Redd in Connecticut on Thursday, isn’t the only Trojan recruiting the Penn State running back. …
Mon., May 28, 2007
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