The San Gabriel Mission begins its birthday celebration with many festivities at its annual festival always held Friday through Sunday of Labor Day weekend.
Taiwan plans to spend more than $100 million to build a dock big enough for warships in the disputed Spratly islands, a legislator said Thursday, as other claimants strengthen their regional military presence.
Taiwanese luxury car maker Luxgen Motor said Friday it will start selling vehicles in Russia next month after opening an assembly line in the country....Read More
Taiwan plans to purchase two warships from the United States as part of its efforts to modernise its forces against a perceived military threat from China, a lawmaker said Friday....Read More
Chinese fifth seed Li Na advanced to the fourth round of the US Open on Friday, smacking 11 aces in a 6-2, 7-5 victory over British teen Laura Robson....Read More
Former L.A. Clipper and L.A. Laker Lamar Odom was arrested early this morning after his SUV was seen weaving on the eastbound Ventura (101) Freeway and he failed a field sobriety test, the California Highway Patrol reported....Read More
Musicians across the globe will try to bring “Harmony to Humanity” in the memory of Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl, a Birmingham High School graduate who was kidnapped and beheaded by Islamic radicals in Karachi, Pakistan, in 2002.
June Foray, who provided the voice for cartoon characters such as Rocky the Flying Squirrel and Cindy Lou Who in “How the Grinch Stole Christmas,” will receive the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences’ Governors Award honoring her impact on television, the academy announced today.
Los Angeles County beachgoers enjoyed improved ocean water quality this summer, with the majority of area beaches scoring A or B grades in an end-of-summer report card released today by an environmental group.
A nurse practitioner who gave nutritional advice to Michael Jackson as he planned for his never-realized “This Is It” tour told a jury today that the singer was so anxious to have access to propofol that he suggested she bring an anesthesiologist to his home.