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Lady Gaga's dogs recovered safely after theft, shooting

Lady Gaga's dogs recovered safely after theft, shooting

LOS ANGELES — Lady Gaga's two French bulldogs, which were stolen by thieves who shot and wounded the dog walker, were recovered unharmed Friday, Los Angeles police said.
Globes org says it will recruit Black members after outcry

Globes org says it will recruit Black members after outcry

LOS ANGELES — The organization hosting the Golden Globes says it is developing a plan to recruit Black members after falling under sharp criticism for lacking diverse members.
LA firefighters rely on axe, luck to free Woods from crash

LA firefighters rely on axe, luck to free Woods from crash

ROLLING HILLS ESTATES, Calif.

Explosion strikes Israeli-owned ship in Mideast amid tension

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — An explosion struck an Israeli-owned cargo ship sailing out of the Middle East on Friday, an unexplained blast renewing concerns about ship security in the region amid escalating tensions between the U.S. and Iran.
Human trafficking charges novel approach in gymnastics case

Human trafficking charges novel approach in gymnastics case

The human trafficking case brought against a former U.S.

'Meyers Manx' dune buggy creator dead at 94

LOS ANGELES — Bruce Meyers was hanging out at Pismo Beach on California's Central Coast one afternoon in 1963 when he saw something that both blew his mind and changed his life: a handful of old, stripped-down cars bouncing across the sand.
US implicates Saudi crown prince in Khashoggi's killing

US implicates Saudi crown prince in Khashoggi's killing

WASHINGTON — Saudi Arabia's crown prince likely approved the killing of U.S.-based journalist Jamal Khashoggi inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, according to a newly declassified U.S.
US advisers endorse single-shot COVID-19 vaccine from J&J

US advisers endorse single-shot COVID-19 vaccine from J&J

WASHINGTON — U.S. health advisers endorsed a one-dose COVID-19 vaccine from Johnson & Johnson on Friday, putting the nation on the cusp of adding an easier-to-use option to fight the pandemic.

Former Bishop Gunn singer Travis McCready faces drug charges

VIDALIA, La. — The onetime lead singer for the now defunct rock and country band Bishop Gunn has been arrested in Louisiana on drug and traffic charges, authorities said.
NYC steakhouse stunt: A wax Don Draper hanging at the bar

NYC steakhouse stunt: A wax Don Draper hanging at the bar

NEW YORK — It’s a promotion that could be straight out of the “Mad Men” Don Draper playbook.