CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — A wildfire tearing through a coastal region in Southern California nearly tripled in size as high temperatures fueled the flames, but an expected weekend change in the weather will likely give crews manning the
PHOENIX (AP) — The murder case against Jodi Arias in the death of her onetime boyfriend has gone to the jury, which is weighing weeks of evidence and the defendant’s ever-changing version of events.
After closing arguments, the
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A win in the Kentucky Oaks win on Friday has Todd Pletcher halfway toward a milestone last achieved 51 years ago.
The trainer can accomplish the rare feat by winning the Kentucky Derby on
WASHINGTON (AP) — Thousands of people with serious medical problems are in danger of losing coverage under President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul because of cost overruns, state officials say.
At risk is the Pre-Existing Condition Insurance Plan,
BOSTON (AP) — A funeral home director was scrambling to find a cemetery that would bury a suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings, ignoring protesters gathered outside his business and saying everybody deserves a dignified burial service no
WASHINGTON (AP) — An ethical cloud is following Sen. Robert Menendez in Washington, even as he plays starring roles in some of Congress’ most fraught domestic and foreign policy dramas.
The New Jersey Democrat leads the Senate’s Foreign
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Kyle Lohse failed to find his rhythm against his former team.
The St. Louis Cardinals pounded out 11 hits against him in six innings on the way to a 6-1 victory.
“They just never gave
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Jason Vargas pitched a three-hitter for his first victory with his new club, Mark Trumbo and Mike Trout homered and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Baltimore Orioles 4-0 Friday night.
Vargas (1-3) threw
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — One of Disneyland’s most popular rides has reopened after the company declined to appeal a workplace safety case.
The Orange County Register reports (http://bit.ly/YtNgUy ) Space Mountain reopened Friday evening.
The attraction was closed
Today is Saturday, May 4, the 124th day of 2013. There are 241 days left in the year.
Today’s Highlight in History:
On May 4, 1776, Rhode Island declared its freedom from England, two months before the Declaration