Flames and black smoke were seen shooting on Monday from the base of the medieval church's spire, which is undergoing renovation.
The actress and her fashion designer husband, J. Mossimo Giannulli, pleaded not guilty in college admissions scandal.
Pulitzer Prize judges named investigative reporters Harriet Ryan, Matt Hamilton and Paul Pringle for their 2018 work uncovering troubling allegations of misconduct by a former USC gynecologist, Dr. George Tyndall and led to changes at the university. It is The Times' 45th Pulitzer Prize.
The state medical board has accused Tyndall of misconduct in a series of appointments with five patients where he allegedly made lewd remarks, performed “non-clinical” breast and pelvic exams and once mocked a patient who had been sexually assaulted.
At the tax filing deadline, only about one in four Americans support the 2017 tax law, which Trump and Republicans hoped would boost them, a new USC/Los Angeles Times poll finds. Most don't think the law made them better off. Poll also finds Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders leading the Democratic race.
The city of Stockton has started a test of a universal basic income, giving $500 a month to 130 residents. Whatever happens, it is likely to inform the national political conversation. Basic income and reparations have become hot topics among top presidential candidates.
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services told staff Monday to get ready for asylum seekers to again be sent back to Mexico.
Warner Bros.' $1-billion plan: Buy Burbank Studios, move into Frank Gehry-designed towers that resemble icebergs, and sell the historic Ranch lot.
With two new California Democratic congresswomen named Katie, Capitol Hill can't seem to tell them apart. Even Speaker Nancy Pelosi mixed them up once.
Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders released 10 years of his long-anticipated tax returns as he campaigns for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination.
Sloppy and without a strong story, Ariana Grande's disappointing performance came across as hollow spectacle.
Aretha Franklin, the late soul icon, joins previous Pulitzer Prize special-citation recipients, including Duke Ellington, George Gershwin, Hank Williams, John Coltrane and Bob Dylan.
Zion Williamson is leaving Duke after 1 high-flying season to enter the NBA draft.
Trump's sanctuary plan runs afoul of Supreme Court rulings that the federal government cannot coerce states into assisting with implementing federal policies.
For the first time, a federal jury will decide if Qualcomm’s business model is legal and whether Apple had the right to stop paying royalties for the chipmaker’s technology.
A chance encounter with a Dane, making his third trip to the U.S. to see our national parks, changed my perspective on our national wonders. I am the richer for it.
The 2019 Pulitzer Prizes were announced Monday afternoon, with novelist Richard Powers taking home the fiction award for "The Overstory," and