The “fiscal cliff” is a combination of dramatic spending cuts and tax increases mandated to take effect beginning in January if President Barack Obama and Republicans cannot bridge their differences on how best to reduce the nation’s budget deficit and debt.
A medical student who was savagely gang-raped in New Delhi died in a Singapore hospital Saturday, triggering appeals for calm from Indian leaders who feared a fresh outburst of violent street protests.
Actor Nick Stahl was free on his own recognizance today following his arrest by LAPD vice officers in a Hollywood adult store....Read More
US President Barack Obama will Friday press top lawmakers for a deal to avert huge tax hikes and growth-sapping spending cuts next week, but hopes for an end to the fiscal cliff crisis appear thin....Read More
Norman Schwarzkopf, the US general who led 1991 Operation Desert Storm, which liberated Kuwait from Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein, has died at the age of 78, a US official said Thursday....Read More
Two Los Angeles County prosecutors and two court commissioners are among 11 lawyers appointed to judgeships by Gov. Jerry Brown, his office announced today.
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A gun buyback will be held at the Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena and the Van Nuys Masonic Temple today in response to the elementary-school shooting in Connecticut.
A judge has dismissed Jennifer Lopez’s $20 million countersuit alleging she was the victim of extortion by a man she hired to provide driving and protection services for her.