THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. A robot dog under development in California is vying to be a best friend to people with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia, offering comfort by responding to human touch with life-like motions. | Video
LOS ANGELES With roses crafted into heart shapes and crowns made of bright yellow sunflowers, Michael Jackson fans from as far afield as Iran and Japan paid tribute on Tuesday to the King of Pop on the 10th anniversary of his death. | Video
LOS ANGELES The head of a Mexico-based church charged in Los Angeles with multiple sex crimes, including rape of a minor and a woman, is the victim of false accusations in a "high-tech hit job", his attorney said on Friday.
LOS ANGELES The head of a Mexican-based church, which claims over 1 million followers worldwide, was ordered held on $50 million (39 million pounds) bail in a Los Angeles court on Wednesday on charges that included human trafficking, child pornography and rape of a minor.
LOS ANGELES A former manager for Stan Lee pleaded not guilty on Wednesday to charges of elder abuse against the superhero creator in the last few months of his life.
LOS ANGELES, June 5 A former manager for Stan
Lee pleaded not guilty on Wednesday to charges of elder abuse
against the superhero creator in the last few months of his
LOS ANGELES Developers of a multi-rotor hover craft billed as the first flying vehicle to be powered by hydrogen fuel cells unveiled a full-scale model on Wednesday in Southern California, in a show-and-tell that raised some eyebrows but never left the ground. | Video
SAN BERNARDINO A surge in migrants at the U.S.-Mexico border has pushed immigration detention facilities in California to capacity, forcing U.S. Border Patrol to release many at bus stations in the state for the first time, the agency said on Monday.
LOS ANGELES Boy or girl, Prince Harry and his American wife Meghan's first child will be bold and courageous, and Harry will be the more patient parent, according to a U.S. astrologer. | Video
LOS ANGELES Plates, teaspoons, mugs and anything with pictures of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are flying off the shelves in Los Angeles as the city's own California girl prepares to marry into Britain's royal family.