Obama raises minimum wage for contract workers

President Barack Obama has increased the minimum wage for a few hundred thousand federal contractors…

‘Selfie’ photo leads to suspect’s arrest

Authorities say it was a “selfie” that led detectives to a suspect in the burglary of a Southern California church…

Toyota recalls nearly 2 million Prius’ for software glitch

Toyota said Wednesday it is recalling 1.9 million hybrid Prius cars globally for a software glitch that …

About 3,000 Verizon workers affected by shakeup

About 3,000 Verizon Wireless workers will have to transfer to different offices or find new jobs…

Museum hopes to excavate Seattle mammoth tusk

Paleontologists from the University of Washington hope to move an ice age mammoth tusk uncovered in a Seattle neighborhood…

Woman found guilty in cut-from-womb killing

A Massachusetts woman has been convicted of killing her pregnant friend, then cutting the baby from her womb and passing the girl off as her own child…

Watch out for Valentine’s Day scams

Don’t let the romance of Valentine’s Day blind you. Scammers are out there specifically targeting us at this holiday…

Thirteen-year-old boy stops robbery in his home

Authorities in California are calling a 13-year-old boy a hero for stopping a robbery — in his own house….

Cop car break in caught on camera

It was a typical day on the Hollywood Walk of fame and you know what I’m talking about. ktla photographer victor vargas…

Graco recalling nearly 3.8 million child car seats

A company that makes car safety seats is recalling nearly 3.8 million of them because children can get trapped by buckles…