San Bernardino County

The Times' boys' basketball rankings

A look at the top 25 high school boys’ basketball teams in the Southland.<p><b>Rk. SCHOOL (W-L) Next game (last ranking)</b><p>1. BISHOP MONTGOMERY (16-0) vs. Utah Bingham at Salt Lake CC, Monday (1)<p>2. ST. JOHN BOSCO (15-2) vs. Servite, Wednesday (9)<p>3. SIERRA CANYON (12-2) at Bishop Gormany, Monday (3)<p>4. …

California

Man who escaped from Chino prison recaptured in Encinitas

Updated:Monday, January 15 2018 10:08 PM EST2018-01-16 03:08:52 GMT<p>A 33-year-old inmate from San Diego who escaped from a San Bernardino County …

California

Escaped Prison Inmate Captured in Encinitas

Share This Article:<p>A 33-year-old inmate from San Diego who escaped from a San Bernardino County prison was apprehended Monday in Encinitas.<p>Michael …

San Diego

Earthquake: 3.8 quake strikes near Ash Hill in San Bernardino County

A shallow magnitude 3.8 earthquake was reported Sunday morning seven miles from Ash Hill in San Bernardino County, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 11:56 a.m. Pacific time at a depth of 2.5 miles.<p>According to the USGS, the epicenter was 46 miles from Twentynine …

Earthquakes

Recruiting Notes: Ground Zero 7-on-7 Media Day

<b>RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif.</b> - The Ground Zero 7-on-7 Media Day was held late Saturday and many top 2019 and 2020 prospects were in attendance. Here are …

College & University

Umpire Awards Program 2018 additions

<b>Name</b><p><b>Hometown</b><p><b>Association</b><p><b>Level</b><p>Wilkins, Derek<p>Helena, AL<p>Alabama<p>Gold<p>Anderegg, Nicole<p>Mesa, AZ<p>Arizona<p>Gold<p>Antone, Robert<p>Phoenix, AZ<p>Arizona<p>Gold<p>Chernoski, …

Team USA

Rent control expansion bill fails first test

<i>An attempt to allow cities in California to expand rent control failed its first legislative test.; Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images</i>Rina PaltaA …

Housing

EAC's 2018 All-Day Federal Election Summit

The three EAC commissioners: Christy McCormick, Thomas Hicks, and Matthew Masterson<br>(Image by Marta Steele) Permission Details DMCA<p>- Advertisement -<p>On …

Liberal View

30 unusual Southern California museums to visit

Looking for an unusual museum experience?<p>There are plenty of lesser-known local venues to complement our rich variety of larger, well-known …

Museums

Feds Raid 'Maternity Hotels' Where Tourists Paid Up to $80K to Give Birth in U.S.

Federal agents raided a slew of luxury “maternity hotels” in California on Wednesday for allegedly housing Chinese women who wanted to give birth in …

State committee rejects bill to expand rent control options for California cities

Opponents said it could discourage development<p>A state assembly committee voted Thursday to reject a bill with broad implications for the ability of California cities to impose rent control restrictions on local landlords.<p>The bill would have repealed the 1995 Costa-Hawkins Rental Housing Act, which …

Housing

Stars realigning under CIF rule change that allows students to switch schools for athletic reasons

All-star teams are being assembled. Players are joining former teammates from their club-team days. Private schools are getting athletes who don’t live anywhere near their campuses because there are no attendance boundaries.<p>High school students are transferring for sports reasons — I know, …

College & University

Feds Raid California ‘Maternity Hotels’ for Birth Tourists

Southern California apartment complexes that doubled as "maternity hotels" for Chinese women who want made-in-America babies were raided early Tuesday, capping an unprecedented federal sting operation, officials said.<p>NBC News was on the scene as Homeland Security agents swept into The Carlyle, a …

Corruption

Jerry Brown unveils $132 billion California budget for 2018-19

SACRAMENTO — Gov. Jerry Brown said the “inevitable recession lurking in our future” has thankfully not hit California yet, but urged lawmakers to remain vigilant as they debate the $132 billion general fund budget he proposed Wednesday.<p>The January budget proposal kicks off six months of …

California

FSU offer big for 2019four-star RB Sean Dollars

Sean Dollars had been hearing a ton from then-Oregon assistant coach Donte Pimpleton and now that he’s at Florida State, the 2019 four-star running …

College & University

Sex Offender Caught Masturbating In Yucaipa, Police Say

"The suspect was parked in a public parking lot and was in public view," Yucaipa police said of the incident.<p>YUCAIPA, CA — A Yucaipa man was arrested …

Crime

Western storm brings heavy rain, snow to center of country; East continues thaw

As Southern California continues to dig out from deadly mudslides and flooding, the only good news is that the storm is over and has left the …

Weather

Swiftwater Rescue Team Frees Driver In IE Floodwaters

The driver was found about 300 yards from the main road as his car moved with the water.<p>INLAND EMPIRE, CA -- A driver was rescued Tuesday after he …

San Diego

Dodgers announce 2018 Minor League coaching staffs – Dodger Insider

The Dodgers announced the coaching staffs for their Minor League affiliates for the 2018 season on Monday.<p>The managers of the Dodgers’ top three …

Baseball

County Supervisors To Review Flu Severity

San Diego County Supervisors will decide Tuesday whether to declare a state of emergency because of the severity of this year’s flu season.

Public Health

Why Is One SoCal Community Living Longer Than the Rest of Us? - Los Angeles Magazine

There’s a Secret Longevity ”Blue Zone” in San Bernardino County<p>The U.S. National Institute of Aging studied people in Sardinia, Italy; Okinawa, …

Los Angeles

Parkour: Fun and challenging exercise movement classes for all ages

Are you ready for a new workout for the new year? Parkour is an art of movement in which you train the body and mind to move through any environment …

California

'This is further proof of President Trump’s war on California'

Democrats are convinced the president is singling out the biggest blue state for punishment.<p>LOS ANGELES — It’s been less than a week since the California legislature reconvened for the year, and already the Number 1 issue here is emerging: what to do about Donald Trump.<p>In the span of three days, …

Politics

Marijuana may be legal in California, but cities are creating their own cannabis regulations – and bans. Here’s how that affects you

Aaron Herzberg wakes up in his hometown of Irvine, a city with some of the most stringent marijuana laws in California.<p>As he commutes to his Los …

Cannabis

OP-ED: Flu Cases Prompting Emergency Medical, Hospital Surges

Health officials in Riverside County explain the best ways to avoid the flu, when to call 9-1-1 and when to visit the emergency room.<p>INLAND EMPIRE, …

Public Health

Republican candidates for California governor spar in their first debate

The top two Republicans running for governor met for their first debate Thursday, clashing over their records, who was the true conservative, and which one of them could bring change to Sacramento.<p>Largely unknown to the state’s voters, Assemblyman Travis Allen (R-Huntington Beach) and businessman …

Elections

Gang member arrested for killing sheriff’s deputy with single punch after car crash

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. — A 70-year-old, off-duty sheriff’s deputy braked to avoid two dogs and was rear-ended by a driver who then got out and …

Crime

Suspect in IE deputy's death described as career criminal

The suspect in the fatal attack on a San Bernardino County sheriff's deputy was described as a career criminal and gang member who has been in and …

Crime

California sheriff's deputy dies after brutal attack following traffic collision, police say

A California sheriff’s deputy died Tuesday after succumbing to injuries from an off-duty traffic collision and a violent beating, authorities said.<p>Lawrence Falce, 70, a deputy in San Bernardino County, was off-duty Sunday when he was involved in a minor crash on a highway in the city, the Sheriff’s …

Crime

Irving-based steel manufacturer Commercial Metals plans $600 million acquisition to double capacity

Commercial Metals Company, an Irving based manufacturer of steel and concrete reinforcing products, announced Tuesday that it would acquire the …

Texas