Often, despite our best intentions, life deals a blow, and we let our best friends down. Unfortunately for pets, all too often that means they are surrendered to the shelters.
Two men, including a UCLA student, have been charged with the murder of a 21-year-old UCLA student whose body was discovered last week after a fire at her Westwood apartment.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Tuesday pledged $1.5 billion in aid at the United Nations to help refugees from Syria and Iraq and to support peace efforts in the Middle East and Africa.
President Barack Obama met his Cuban counterpart Raul Castro on Tuesday at the United Nations -- all smiles after both renewed their calls for an end to the US trade embargo against Havana.
The Municipal League of Beverly Hills will host a School Board Candidates Forum next Wednesday, Oct. 7, at 7 p.m.
A woman who was actor Jim Carrey's girlfriend has died of an apparent suicide, authorities said today.
A divided Orange County Board of Supervisors voted today to try to spare the life of a wolf-dog hybrid that was deemed vicious by the county's animal control agency and scheduled to be euthanized.
Katy Perry filed a cross-complaint against a businesswoman with whom the singer is vying to buy a former convent in Los Feliz, alleging her rival is an "opportunistic developer" who convinced elderly nuns they had the right to transfer the property to her.
Whole Foods Market, which has more than two dozen stores in Los Angeles and Orange counties, plans to eliminate about 1,500 jobs, or about 1.6 percent of its workforce, over the next two months, the Texas- based company announced today.
New findings from the JPL-managed Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter provide the "strongest evidence" to date that liquid water flows on Mars intermittently, a potentially major advancement in the search for life in the universe, NASA scientists announced today.