Inland Empire

School adviser quits after rigging high school election

MURRIETA, Calif. — Students at a Southern California high school got a lesson in political corruption after it was revealed that a faculty adviser …

Education

People are sharing disturbing warnings about HIV infected needles being wedged into petrol pumps

When Jose Medina ended up in hospital after his routine commute to work in Moreno Valley, California ended in injury, it had disturbing echoes of an …

Pacific Northwest

Young Prospects Impressed At Cal League All-Star Game

Sizzling heat and oppressive humidity could not deter fans from attending the California League All-Star Game in Visalia, California, on June 20.<p>The …

Baseball

SoCal Tattoo Artist Drugged, Raped Teen Customer, Cops Say

A Southern California tattoo artist was behind bars this week after cops accused him of drugging and raping a 19-year-woman who came to his shop as a …

Crime

Separated by deportation, this California family is learning how to live without their father

Her mom had arrived to pick her up from school, and 16-year-old Luisa Ruiz was beaming.<p>She was looking forward to dinner with her parents to …

Immigration

Marty Herum Wins Home Run Derby In Front Of Home Crowd

<b>VISALIA, Calif.</b>—Marty Herum was so exhausted he couldn’t get his legs into his swing anymore.<p>After hours standing in 105-degree heat and three rounds …

Baseball

Foo Fighters Announce New Album 'Concrete and Gold,' and 2017 U.S. Tour

Foo Fighters' 'Concrete and Gold' was produced by Greg Kurstin of the Bird and the Bee. Continue reading…

Foo Fighters

What’s Next for Marijuana Warehouses?

Taking advantage of an impending boom in industrial space for marijuana growers — notably class-B and class-C warehouses — isn’t as simple as just …

Real Estate

People Are Mad at This Rapper's Remake of Liquid Swords, but It's Actually Pretty Great

A few months ago, Moreno Valley rapper The Faze dropped <i>Liquid Swords (A Cover Album)</i> and the Wu-Nation was livid. For some, rhyming over production …

Rap & Hip-Hop

What Typos Can Tell Us About This White House

Typos in official correspondence are tiny errors on their own, but they suggest a much larger problem within the administration.A journalist looks at …

The White House

Your Summer Road Trip Guide. This Is It.

No matter how fast it feels like the year is going...<p>No matter the June gloom...<p>Or how behind you are on <i>Fargo</i>...<p>Wednesday is inevitably, officially, …

Road Trips

How driverless cars, drones and other tech will change the urban landscape of Southern California

In this Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016 still image from video, a test drone making a UPS delivery lands on Children’s Island in Marblehead, Mass.. AP …

Urban Design

Larson tops Elliott, Michigan yet again

BROOKLYN, Mich. -- Three times, Kyle Larson needed to outrace the rest of the contenders on late restarts.<p>That's a task he's proven he can handle at …

Motorsport

LA Muslims to help the homeless as Ramadan nears end

Muslims in the greater Los Angeles area are set to serve the homeless on skid row as they have been for the past 18 years.

Los Angeles

22 Vagos motorcycle gang members arrested in raids across Southern California

Federal agents on Friday arrested 22 reputed members of the Vagos Motorcycle Club in the Inland Empire and elsewhere in Southern California – as well …

Crime

Yusniel Diaz Starts To Make Noise In Cal League

<b>RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif.</b>—Yusniel Diaz has long been a player with an immense package of raw tools.<p>Now the 20-year-old Dodgers outfield prospect is …

Baseball

Yusniel Diaz continues to swing hot bat, Quakes lose 7-2 to dampen division hopes

Yusniel Diaz had a poor May but is hitting well in JuneOKLAHOMA CITY — The Dodger minor league system was almost shutout as all the full-season teams …

Baseball

'Very unhealthy' smog levels expected during heat wave, SoCal regulators warn

Air quality officials warned Thursday of “very unhealthy” smog levels in the coming days as a heat wave envelops Southern California and primes the region for a bout of unusually high and widespread pollution.<p>Levels of ozone — the lung-damaging gas in smog — are likely to reach “unhealthy to very …

California

9 alleged members of Vagos biker gang arrested in SoCal amid nationwide sweep

Nine alleged Vagos motorcycle gang members were arrested in SoCal on federal racketeering charges. Thirteen other alleged members were also arrested …

Crime

[EXCLUSIVE] Delve into the story of McDonald's humble beginnings with The Founder

McDonald's may loom over all of us like a capitalist titan, but every empire has its humble beginnings.<p>When it comes to the world's most famous food …

Nick Offerman

Matt Thaiss Adjusts To Life In Pro Ball

<b>SAN BERNARDINO, Calif.</b>—The first full season of pro ball has been one of adjustments for Matt Thaiss.<p>The Angels’ 2016 first-rounder is not only …

Baseball

Rayder Ascanio, Taylor Ward Show Improvement

<b>SAN BERNARDINO, Calif.</b>—Rayder Ascanio has long been known as a defensive whiz with a light bat. On Thursday evening, the 21-year-old Mariners …

Baseball

Is it terrorism or mass murder? That depends on our biases.

James T. Hodgkinson, the man who shot five people at a Republican baseball practice Wednesday, including a member of Congress, harbored ill will toward President Trump and the GOP. So was Hodgkinson a terrorist?<p>Legally and morally, we see intent as the best way to distinguish terrorism from mass …

Terrorism

I’ll watch you again in 25 years: a return to Twin Peaks

The new season of Twin Peaks is less about the legendary 1990s series than about David Lynch's body of work, and the dream state he creates on …

TV

Twin Peaks: The Return – I love it and here’s why!

This article contains spoilers for episodes 1 to 6 of Twin Peaks Season 3<p>Spoilers. Turn back all ye who fear spoilers.<p>So, I thought it was high time …

TV

Angels Notes: Matt Shoemaker improved, but his next step remains uncertain

ANAHEIM — Matt Shoemaker is in a holding pattern after leaving his last start with tightness in his forearm.Manager Mike Scioscia said Thursday that …

Gun stocks jump on Wednesday's shootings

American gun manufacturers watched their shares climb on Wednesday, in the wake of mass shootings in both Virginia and San Francisco.<p>Data: Money.net; …

Gun Control

Simmons' two-run homer leads Angels past Yankees, 7-5

Andrelton Simmons as known as one of the finest defensive shortstops in the majors, though that hardly means he doesn't enjoy swinging the bat …

Major League Baseball

Latest on the GOP baseball shooting in Virginia

<i>Baseballs are left behind by the dugout area at the Eugene Simpson Stadium Park where a shooting had happened June 14, 2017 in Alexandria, Virginia.;</i> …

Southern California

Desert Daze 2017

A prototype depicts him riding a stallion, wearing nothing but a loincloth.<p>by April 27, 2017, 10:10pm<p>0 comments<p>A closer look at the fashion and style …

Coachella Festival