Will Mendez, 40, a former iron worker from Michoacan, Mexico, spends the day under the Fourth St. Bridge in Los Angeles. (Los Angeles Times)    Fifty-seven thousand eight hundred. That’s approximately how many people are homeless in Los Angele... read more

BRISTOL, Tenn. — The deadline is fast approaching for anyone wishing to assemble and contribute Christmas care packages for area homeless veterans. This year marks the 10th annual drive to aid the Tri-Cities homeless population who served in the U.S. mi... read more

File photo by Mark Rightmire, Orange County Register/SCNG Tents, bikes, luggage are piled up on the Plaza of the Flags as people sleep in their sleeping bags and tents early one morning at the Santa Ana Civic Center. By THE EDITORIAL BOARD | opinion@scng.... read more