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A look at the 6 films exploring the LA riots, 25 years later

AP Photo/PAUL SAKUMA LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles erupted into the most destructive civil disturbance in US history on April 29, 1992, and the 25th anniversary is being marked by six documentaries exploring the roots and lingering impact of the LA riots. All include the...
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LA's violent uprising of 1992 returns to TV 25 years later

AP Photo/Nick Ut LOS ANGELES (AP) — Toward the end of “L.A. Burning,” a new documentary about the fiery and deadly 1992 Los Angeles riots, a man who lived through the turmoil issues an ominous warning about the future. “If we don’t change the way we...

Chilly justice: Man ticketed for warming up car loses case

ROSEVILLE, Mich. (AP) — Warming up your car in the driveway might be a Michigan winter tradition, but a judge says it’s not legal in a Detroit suburb if no one’s behind the wheel. Nick Taylor challenged a $125 ticket in court Thursday and lost. His lawyer,...
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Slain St. Petersburg journalist had reported attacks before

AP Photo/Denis Usov ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — A Russian newspaper editor says the prominent journalist who died on Wednesday after being attacked had been previously targeted for his work. Nikolai Andrushchenko, a 73-year-old journalist at the Novy Peterburg newspaper,...

Regulators sue Ocwen Financial, say it mishandled mortgages

NEW YORK (AP) — State and federal authorities have sued mortgage servicer Ocwen Financial Corp., saying the company botched the handling of millions of mortgage accounts. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau said Thursday that the accounts Florida-based Ocwen serviced...

Music Review: Rub-a-dub-dub and much more from Imelda May

Imelda May, “Life, Love, Flesh, Blood” (Verve) Imelda May’s marriage of 18 years recently ended, and “Life, Love, Flesh, Blood” finds her on the romantic rebound. As May gets back into the game, she makes even the words “rub-a-dub-dub”...
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President Trump welcomes Sarah Palin to White House

AP Photo/Mary Altaffer WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has hosted former Alaska governor Sarah Palin at a White House dinner with musicians Ted Nugent and Kid Rock. Palin posted photos on social media and her website. They showed the group with Trump, and also...

'Moulin Rouge' director Baz Luhrmann to speak at Princeton

PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) — “Moulin Rouge” director Baz Luhrmann will speak to graduating seniors at Princeton. Princeton’s graduating class chose him as their Class Day speaker next month. The Australian will address graduates and their guests the day before...

Pipeline Firm Cited For 2M-gallon Spill Of Drilling Mud

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Texas company building a high-pressure natural gas pipeline has been issued violations notices by the state of Ohio for spilling drilling mud in separate wetlands. An Ohio Environmental Protection Agency notice says Rover Pipeline spilled around 2 million...

UPDATED: Severe thunderstorm warning for Hancock County until 6:30 p.m.

  The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for Hancock County until 6:30 p.m. A severe thunderstorm was reported near Ottawa, moving east at 35 mph. Wind gusts of up to 60 mph and quarter-sized hail are possible with this storm. A severe...