WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U. S. government is slated to sell $375 million worth of crude oil from the country's emergency reserve this winter after Congress passed a temporary spending bill on Friday that contained a measure authorizing the sale.
The Metropolitan Water District’s massive $450-million turf rebate program — which helped thousands of Southern Californians rip out their lawns in favor of drought-tolerant landscaping — was plagued by poor planning and oversight by the agency, a new audit found. The rebate program was a key element
The Pasadena Tournament of Roses has canceled its annual horse show, Equestfest, because of an outbreak of equine herpes virus. The show was scheduled for Dec. 30 at the Los Angeles Equestrian Center in Burbank. But the center was quarantined last month after vets found 13 cases of the virus, EHV-1,
St. Thomas Aquinas proved once again it's untouchable come playoff time. On Friday night, the Raiders capped another dominant playoff run Friday night, hammering Tampa-Plant 45-6 in the Class 7A state championship to capture their 10th Florida high school football title. The victory makes the Raiders
A California judge rejected pimping charges Friday against the operators of a major international website advertising escort services that the state attorney general has called the "world's top online brothel," citing federal free speech laws. California Attorney General Kamala Harris had charged