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Car goes into embankment in Camarillo

Ventura County Star - Happening Now - April 16, 2015 - 8:01am

A vehicle went into an embankment Thursday morning in Camarillo, officials said.

White Buffalo roams back to Ventura Theater

Ventura County Star - Entertainment - April 16, 2015 - 8:00am

The singer-songwriter, whose songs have been featured on ‘Sons of Anarchy,’ will perform Saturday night

White Buffalo roams back to Ventura Theater

Ventura County Star - Happening Now - April 16, 2015 - 8:00am

The singer-songwriter, whose songs have been featured on ‘Sons of Anarchy,’ will perform Saturday night

Grunions get early start this season (VIDEO)

Ventura County Star - Happening Now - April 16, 2015 - 8:00am

The tiny, silvery fish have started making their late-night trek out of the water, riding waves high on sandy beaches to bury their eggs. 

Arrest made for stolen vehicle in Ventura

Ventura County Star - Happening Now - April 16, 2015 - 7:55am

A man was arrested Wednesday night in Ventura for suspicion of stealing a vehicle.

Crews put out small spot fire along Highway 126

Ventura County Star - Happening Now - April 16, 2015 - 7:38am

Crews Thursday morning put out a small spot fire along Highway 126 in Santa Paula, officials said.

Simi Valley arts awards announced

Ventura County Star - Happening Now - April 16, 2015 - 7:30am

The Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center has announced its annual awards recipients.

ArtsBeat: PEN Announces Finalists for 2015 Awards

NY Times Books - April 16, 2015 - 7:02am
Phil Klay, Sheri Fink and Naomi Klein are among the finalists.






Celebrating the Fast-Moving, Bug-Eyed, Wily World of Hip-Hop Mixtape Covers

NY Times Books - April 16, 2015 - 6:03am
The book “Damn Son Where Did You Find This?” presents the overlooked and whimsical hip-hop daydreams that adorn mixtapes, and the artists who create them.






New program in Ventura helps save energy, water

Ventura County Star - Happening Now - April 16, 2015 - 5:16am

Property owners in Ventura can begin applying for the California Home Energy Renovation Opportunity (HERO) program this summer.

Simi disaster team recruiting new members

Ventura County Star - Happening Now - April 16, 2015 - 5:00am

Simi Valley’s Disaster Service Worker team is seeking new members.

Mixed-used "village" proposed for Simi Valley

Ventura County Star - Happening Now - April 16, 2015 - 5:00am

The Simi Valley City Council will give preliminary feedback Monday on a proposed residential/retail/office “village” at a former Bank of America site.

Freeman Dyson: By the Book

NY Times Books - April 16, 2015 - 5:00am
The physicist, mathematician and author, most recently, of “Dreams of Earth and Sky” says the best books he knows about mathematics and physics are nearly a hundred years old.






Books of The Times: Review: In Toni Morrison’s ‘God Help the Child,’ Adults Are Hobbled by the Pain of the Past

NY Times Books - April 16, 2015 - 5:00am
In the author’s new novel, a high-flying cosmetics executive and the man she loves share childhood wounds that threaten to misshape their adult lives.






‘Operation Nemesis,’ by Eric Bogosian

NY Times Books - April 16, 2015 - 2:30am
Eric Bogosian uncovers an organization that aimed to assassinate the perpetrators of the Armenian genocide.






‘The Fall of the Ottomans,’ by Eugene Rogan

NY Times Books - April 16, 2015 - 2:30am
Taking on Britain and Russia led to the collapse of Ottoman rule, and its consequences.






Oxnard man dies in Ventura County jail

Ventura County Star - Happening Now - April 16, 2015 - 12:42am
An Oxnard man has died in county jail, according to the Ventura County Sheriff's Office.

Ice Cube thinks Miley Cyrus should stop twerking

Ventura County Star - Entertainment - April 16, 2015 - 12:28am
Ice Cube isn't a huge fan of twerking. And there's one person who he believes has no business shaking her tail feathers — Miley Cyrus.

Billy Crystal's grandson thinks he owns a bus

Ventura County Star - Entertainment - April 15, 2015 - 11:50pm
Billy Crystal's new show is really blowing up — you can see the actor on ads all over L.A. And his grandson has definitely taken notice.

Netflix subscriptions soar with global expansion

Ventura County Star - Entertainment - April 15, 2015 - 11:33pm
Netflix says it's now pulled in more than 62 million subscribers worldwide, adding more than 4.8 million in the last quarter alone.
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