Posted On: 1:50 p.m. | September 24, 2011
A 10-year ban on grazing in a large portion of the Golden Trout Wilderness runs out this year. The ban was imposed to restore badly eroded habitat for the nearly extinct state fish. Now, the U.S. Forest Service must decide whether to eliminate grazing altogether or forge a compromise among contentious stakeholders, including environmentalists and ranchers who have run cattle through the Eastern... View Post»
Posted On: 3:00 a.m. | September 24, 2011
Before the economy crashed, home for the Long family was a two-bedroom house with a pool. For most of this year, it was a shelter on skid row. Over a year later, they're hoping for a Section 8 voucher that would help pay for a permanent apartment, giving the children a stable living environment.
Andre and Equllia Tucker hoped to own their own home one day. "It's the American dream," Andre... View Post»
Posted On: 5:02 p.m. | September 23, 2011
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Police were on high alert across Israel this week, poised to respond to any unrest resulting from a Palestinian bid to seek United Nations membership. Earlier in the week, Israeli soldiers clashed with Palestinian stone throwers at the Qalandia checkpoint in Ramallah.
Yemenese President Ali Abdullah Saleh made a surprise return to... View Post»
Posted On: 3:15 p.m. | September 23, 2011
Ten Muslim students found guilty of conspiring to disrupt -– and then disrupting –- a speech at UC Irvine by Israel's ambassador were sentenced Friday afternoon to three years' informal probation. They will not serve any jail time.
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Posted On: 9:40 a.m. | September 23, 2011
Friday's Pictures in the News begins in Israel, where police were on high alert across the country, poised to respond to any unrest resulting from a Palestinian bid to seek United Nations membership. Staying in the Middle East, supporters of Yemen's President Ali Abduallah Saleh stand on flagpoles celebrating his return. Saleh made a surprise return to Yemen on Friday after more than three... View Post»
Posted On: 7:19 p.m. | September 22, 2011
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Posted On: 10:17 a.m. | September 22, 2011
Actor John Wayne chats with media after arriving at Orange County Airport after flight from Boston where doctors replaced a heart valve. View Post»
Posted On: 10:15 a.m. | September 22, 2011
Fashion Week in Milan and preparations for the Formula One Singapore Grand Prix are part of today's Pictures in the News. Also on tap: protests in Athens, an earthquake survivor taking shelter in India, and a dodgeball game in Irvine with almost 4,500 participants. View Post»