While the rest of the country is plunged into negative temperatures, L.A. reporters freak out about a high of 50 degrees, donning gloves and heavy parkas to brace Mother Nature.
U.S. manufacturing activity hit a nearly 3-1/2-year high last month, a sign the economy entered the third quarter on strong footing.
Billionaire James Irsay, owner of the Indianapolis Colts, was arrested in March after failing roadside field-sobriety tests.
Cole Hamels set up a combined no-hitter for the Philadelphia Phillies as they beat the Atlanta Braves 7-0 at Turner Field in Atlanta.
The Islamic State militant group released a video purporting to show the beheading of U.S. hostage Steven Sotloff.
U.S. military forces carried out an operation on Monday against al Shabaab militants in Somalia.