Sikh community leaders in Orange County are urging authorities to investigate a weekend episode of temple vandalism as a possible hate crime, while police have increased patrols near the religious center.
A California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation employee is under investigation after she was filmed ridiculing a Bay Area Muslim man who was praying in a park, and then threw an umbrella and coffee at the man, authorities said.
For Latino families, tamales are a quintessential holiday tradition. Making a batch takes days of planning and exhaustive preparation -- all for a tasty bite of corn masa, red chile mole and pork, beef or chicken.
Attorneys for Porsche say "The Fast and the Furious" actor Paul Walker knew the risks of riding in a 2005 Carrera GT and conducted himself in a manner that ultimately led to his death in a fiery car crash two years ago.