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The fatal police shooting in Salinas of a Zapotec man who was holding a BB gun has Indigenous advocacy groups concerned that language barriers were a factor in the encounter.

Author: Leila Miller
Posted: July 24, 2021, 3:00 pm

The city of L.A. will reimburse El Segundo residents for air conditioners if they stay in their homes, or hotel vouchers if they would rather leave.

Author: Rachel Schnalzer
Posted: July 24, 2021, 1:00 pm

Margarita Santos worked as a haircutter and seamstress, but ached for her old housekeeping job that she was fired from after getting COVID-19

Author: Steve Lopez
Posted: July 24, 2021, 12:00 pm

The conditions that paved the way for the Dixie fire's growth are becoming more common

Author: Hayley Smith
Posted: July 24, 2021, 12:00 pm

Guillermo Cozar waited months to get his vaccine because, he reasoned, he'd already had COVID last fall and didn't think he would get sick again.

Author: Brittny Mejia
Posted: July 24, 2021, 12:00 pm

A prosecutor accused West Hollywood suspect Ed Buck's defense of 'despicable victim shaming' as the case goes to the jury for deliberations.

Author: Hailey Branson-Potts, Michael Finnegan
Posted: July 24, 2021, 3:46 am

Dental records were used in the positive identification of skeletal remains belonging to missing 32-year-old Kolby Story.

Author: Andrew J. Campa, Alejandra Reyes-Velarde
Posted: July 24, 2021, 3:42 am

An emergency drought regulation might keep some water rights holders from diverting surface water in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta watershed.

Author: Julia Wick
Posted: July 24, 2021, 2:46 am

A federal judge on Friday granted a motion by prosecutors to dismiss charges against a cancer researcher who had been accused of lying about her alleged membership in the Chinese military on a visa application to work UC Davis. Prosecutors are seeking dismissals in four similar cases.

Author: Leila Miller, Del Quentin Wilber
Posted: July 24, 2021, 12:30 am

L.A. County hit 3,000 new coronavirus cases Friday as the surge fueled by the Delta variant worsened.

Author: Luke Money, Andrew J. Campa
Posted: July 24, 2021, 12:13 am

Rural Oregon communities accustomed to big blazes have been taken aback by the unpredictability of the Bootleg fire, currently the largest in the U.S.

Author: Molly Hennessy-Fiske
Posted: July 23, 2021, 8:37 pm

San Francisco, Contra Costa and Santa Clara county health officials are strongly recommending that employers require their workers to get vaccinated.

Author: Faith E. Pinho
Posted: July 23, 2021, 7:48 pm

Thomas J. Barrack Jr., also a prominent L.A. investor, awaits trial on charges of obstruction of justice and acting as an agent of the United Arab Emirates.

Author: Matt Hamilton
Posted: July 23, 2021, 7:44 pm

Beginning Monday, city workers without masks will be required to sport a sticker showing they've received a COVID-19 vaccine, officials said.

Author: Melissa Hernandez
Posted: July 23, 2021, 7:12 pm

Los Angeles County sheriff's detectives are investigating whether a missing man, Miguel Angel King, was the victim of foul play.

Author: Matthew Ormseth
Posted: July 23, 2021, 6:12 pm

The Dixie fire swelled beyond 140,000 acres Friday while some began questioning management strategies on the 58,000-acre Tamarack fire.

Author: Hayley Smith
Posted: July 23, 2021, 5:58 pm

In June, 20% of Los Angeles County's coronavirus cases were among fully vaccinated residents. But that doesn't tell the full story.

Author: Rong-Gong Lin II, Luke Money
Posted: July 23, 2021, 5:57 pm

Why do homeless people live in encampments? Because for better or for worse, they're the only community they know.

Author: Frank Shyong
Posted: July 23, 2021, 1:00 pm

Assemblyman Ed Chau (D-Arcadia) is trying to pass legislation that would require tech companies to get our permission before accessing health data.

Author: David Lazarus
Posted: July 23, 2021, 1:00 pm

The grants will go toward 1,300 properties in Los Angeles, El Segundo, Inglewood and unincorporated parts of the county.

Author: Faith E. Pinho
Posted: July 23, 2021, 12:00 pm

1994's xenophobic campaign for California Proposition 187 galvanized Latinos and led them to jump into politics. Now they're all over Capitol Hill.

Posted: July 23, 2021, 12:00 pm

LAPD Officer Michael Silva says he has been left with a feeling of "being in between" this year — commiserating with protesters and his fellow officers, and being judged by both.

Author: Kevin Rector
Posted: July 23, 2021, 12:00 pm

Some California legislators want to explore investing in battery-powered trains, an idea that Newsom and the state's two U.S. senators oppose.

Author: Ralph Vartabedian
Posted: July 23, 2021, 2:32 am

The remains of a 17-year-old who vanished when a mudslide engulfed Montecito in 2018 have been found, according to the boy's mother.

Author: Matthew Ormseth
Posted: July 23, 2021, 2:27 am

In June, 20% of coronavirus cases in L.A. County were among vaccinated people. Health experts say that's not surprising and point to the ultimate success of vaccines.

Author: Rong-Gong Lin II, Luke Money
Posted: July 23, 2021, 12:45 am

Fred Zalokar was well known in the climbing and running community.

Author: Priscella Vega
Posted: July 23, 2021, 12:22 am

A brush fire in Riverside County spread across 30 acres in two hours Thursday, prompting authorities to order some residents to evacuate.

Author: Matthew Ormseth
Posted: July 22, 2021, 11:54 pm

A new federal strike force will focus on disrupting the illegal flow of weapons into Los Angeles and go after makers of local 'ghost guns.'

Author: Kevin Rector
Posted: July 22, 2021, 9:53 pm

Coronavirus infections in Los Angeles County are accelerating amid a surge that has cases and hospitalizations reaching levels not seen in months.

Author: Luke Money, Rong-Gong Lin II
Posted: July 22, 2021, 9:41 pm

University of California regents OK a tuition hike for incoming undergraduates starting in fall 2022. Critics say it will hurt vulnerable students.

Author: Teresa Watanabe
Posted: July 22, 2021, 7:14 pm

Tess Barker and Babs Gray go from courtroom to podcasting mics to report their new 'Toxic' deep-dive look into Britney Spears' conservatorship case.

Author: Margy Rochlin
Posted: July 22, 2021, 7:06 pm

The Dixie fire is now the second fire in California to surpass 100,000 acres this year, after the Sugar fire.

Author: Hayley Smith, Matthew Ormseth
Posted: July 22, 2021, 6:26 pm

As COVID-19 cases rise again in Los Angeles County, people who aren't vaccinated make up the vast majority of new infections.

Author: Luke Money, Rong-Gong Lin II
Posted: July 22, 2021, 3:54 pm

Buy a portable air filter in advance of fire season, one expert said, 'because once there's a fire and the smoke is bad, then there's a run on them.'

Author: Hayley Smith
Posted: July 22, 2021, 2:58 pm

A review of the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California found no systemic problems in how the agency handled complaints of harassment, racism and other alleged discrimination.

Author: Adam Elmahrek
Posted: July 22, 2021, 1:00 pm

Traffic has long been a headache in Southern California — but there are ways to cut down on the congestion.

Author: Rachel Schnalzer
Posted: July 22, 2021, 1:00 pm

Former California Gov. Pete Wilson discusses Proposition 187, "the right way" to immigrate and how our host's family should feel about him.

Posted: July 22, 2021, 12:00 pm

Garcetti spokesman Alex Comisar told reporters last fall that neither the city nor the mayor were told of any harassment allegations regarding the advisor.

Author: Richard Winton, Dakota Smith, David Zahniser
Posted: July 22, 2021, 12:00 pm

As wildfires ravage hundreds of thousands of acres across California, more is being learned about the damaging effects of their smoke.

Author: Hayley Smith
Posted: July 22, 2021, 12:00 pm

Judge says traumatized jurors might need counseling after seeing graphic meth-and-sex sessions of well-connected player in West Hollywood politics

Author: Michael Finnegan, Hailey Branson-Potts
Posted: July 22, 2021, 12:00 pm

In the Klamath basin, some farmers hope to head off potential violence by repopulating fish that are part of a decades-old water and wildlife conflict.

Author: Anita Chabria, Hailey Branson-Potts
Posted: July 22, 2021, 12:00 pm

Former L.A. lawyer for porn actress Stormy Daniels is now a convicted felon representing himself at the second of his four criminal trials

Author: Michael Finnegan
Posted: July 22, 2021, 1:35 am

The positivity rate now stands at 5.2% in Los Angeles County, and health officials say that cases have increased twentyfold over the last month.

Author: Luke Money
Posted: July 22, 2021, 12:10 am

A man was arrested Wednesday morning in Fresno County after authorities say he led them on a pursuit while driving a stolen port-a-potty truck.

Author: Melissa Hernandez
Posted: July 21, 2021, 11:47 pm

Newsom vowed Wednesday to continue California's comprehensive efforts to reduce crime, focused in part on substantially increased funding for mental health care, drug treatment and after-school programs.

Author: Phil Willon
Posted: July 21, 2021, 11:43 pm

The inclusion of Larry Elder and other changes bring to 46 the number of candidates who are challenging Gov. Gavin Newsom.

Author: Seema Mehta
Posted: July 21, 2021, 11:22 pm

A new UC Berkeley study on Senate Bill 9 is sure to add to the long-running debate on allowing more density on the prized single-family lot.

Author: Andrew Khouri, Ari Plachta
Posted: July 21, 2021, 11:05 pm

Of the Downey High teens rescued, two became separated from the group and spent a frigid night on Mt. Baldy before being found.

Author: Lila Seidman
Posted: July 21, 2021, 7:27 pm

Rep. Maxine Waters asks U.S. Justice Department to investigate allegations a violent gang of deputies runs the L.A. County sheriff's Compton station.

Author: Alene Tchekmedyian
Posted: July 21, 2021, 7:07 pm

Weinstein, 69, pleads not guilty to multiple counts of sexual assault involving five women between 2004 and 2013.

Author: James Queally
Posted: July 21, 2021, 6:29 pm

The city attorney's office raised concerns over Officer Alejandro Castillo's body-worn camera video from a DUI arrest in October 2019, authorities said.

Author: Melissa Hernandez
Posted: July 21, 2021, 5:50 pm

The Dixie fire in Butte and Plumas counties has destroyed two structures since its July 14 ignition and is threatening at least 800 others.

Author: Hayley Smith, Matthew Ormseth
Posted: July 21, 2021, 5:29 pm

Two of the suspects, who were wounded during the robbery attempt, were arrested, LAPD officials said.

Author: Chris Kuo
Posted: July 21, 2021, 5:09 pm

One-third of California counties are now urging even fully vaccinated people to wear masks indoors as coronavirus cases continue to rise.

Author: Luke Money, Rong-Gong Lin II
Posted: July 21, 2021, 4:19 pm

A $4.6-billion funding surge has allowed most California districts to open summer school and enrichment programs. But attendance is spotty.

Author: Laura Newberry
Posted: July 21, 2021, 3:22 pm

The Edward Hyatt Powerplant at Lake Oroville could go offline as soon as August and trigger a potential power crunch this summer.

Author: Julia Wick
Posted: July 21, 2021, 1:30 pm

A magnitude 5.0 earthquake was reported at 11:46 p.m. Saturday 17 miles from Fortuna, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

Author: Quakebot
Posted: July 21, 2021, 1:05 pm

Lake Oroville, Folsom Lake and Trinity Lake provide a glimpse into the state's dry spell.

Author: Brian van der Brug
Posted: July 21, 2021, 12:00 pm

Statewide, the number of coronavirus-positive patients in the hospital more than doubled in the last month, and the rate has climbed further in the last two weeks.

Author: Luke Money
Posted: July 21, 2021, 12:00 pm

A look at historic drought and the drought now facing the West through the lens of a recent cattle escapade -- an adventure that ended well for two cows.

Author: Gustavo Arellano
Posted: July 21, 2021, 12:00 pm

The xenophobic California Proposition 187 campaign won alongside Gov. Pete Wilson in the 1994 election. Their victories proved to be a double-edged sword.

Posted: July 21, 2021, 12:00 pm

The El Dorado fire, sparked by a gender reveal party, resulted in the death of a firefighter.

Author: Julia Wick
Posted: July 21, 2021, 2:53 am

LAPD Chief Michel Moore said officials are investigating allegations of excessive force during a protest Saturday outside a Westlake spa.

Author: Kevin Rector, Leila Miller, Laura J. Nelson
Posted: July 21, 2021, 1:56 am

The woman was freed on Monday afternoon, when FBI agents arrested the alleged kidnapper outside an East Hollywood motel.

Author: Julia Wick
Posted: July 21, 2021, 1:04 am

A student's father sued the Palo Alto Unified School District after his son was kicked out of a summer history class for not wearing a mask.

Author: Lila Seidman
Posted: July 21, 2021, 12:39 am

A viral Facebook post urging motorists to drive slowly through Yosemite National Park shows the tragic reality that deadly collisions leave in their wake.

Author: Rachel Schnalzer
Posted: July 20, 2021, 11:25 pm

Nearly a fourth of LAPD officers involved in incidents where serious force was used failed to activate their body cameras in a timely manner, according to a review of such cases.

Author: Kevin Rector
Posted: July 20, 2021, 11:10 pm

State officials have hired former federal prosecutor McGregor Scott to serve as special counsel to assist in investigating fraud in California's unemployment benefits system.

Author: Patrick McGreevy
Posted: July 20, 2021, 11:08 pm

Councilman Kevin de León responds to recall notice by saying he is tackling his district's problems with 'urgency, compassion and common sense.'

Author: David Zahniser
Posted: July 20, 2021, 8:54 pm

Mark Sami Ibrahim, of Orange County, is accused of bringing a firearm to the Capitol and then lying to the FBI about his activities, according to court filings.

Author: James Queally
Posted: July 20, 2021, 8:21 pm

The fire ignited just before noon, and mandatory evacuation orders were issued within minutes as the fire quickly spread. In about an hour, however, the evacuations were called off.

Author: Hayley Smith
Posted: July 20, 2021, 7:51 pm

It used to be hard to find a vaccine appointment. Not any more. Here's how to get your COVID-19 shot.

Author: Ada Tseng, Jessica Roy, Madalyn Amato
Posted: July 20, 2021, 7:21 pm

Chair of Trump's 2017 inaugural committee is jailed on charges that he conspired to influence U.S. policy to benefit the United Arab Emirates.

Author: Matt Hamilton, Michael Finnegan
Posted: July 20, 2021, 7:17 pm

The Dixie and Tamarack fires have chewed through nearly 100,000 acres with little containment, officials said Tuesday.

Author: Hayley Smith
Posted: July 20, 2021, 6:21 pm

Six more California counties are urging masks in indoor public spaces amid upticks in coronavirus cases and circulation of the Delta variant.

Author: Luke Money
Posted: July 20, 2021, 5:29 pm

The city also rules that in indoor public settings, all people, regardless of vaccination status, must wear masks.

Author: Faith E. Pinho
Posted: July 20, 2021, 5:02 pm

See the statue of the Virgin Mary that represents hope and faith for Vietnamese Catholics.

Author: Allen J. Schaben
Posted: July 20, 2021, 4:30 pm

Harvey Weinstein faces sexual assault charges related to alleged attacks on five women in Los Angeles and Beverly Hills between 2004 and 2013.

Author: James Queally
Posted: July 20, 2021, 4:23 pm

The child was attending a party on July 4 in the town of Colton when partygoers set off illegal fireworks that struck him in the chest, police said.

Author: Melissa Hernandez
Posted: July 20, 2021, 4:18 pm

Hundreds of pages of documents were published online detailing salaries, investments and taxes paid over the past five years for the candidates

Author: John Myers, Phil Willon, Patrick McGreevy, Melody Gutierrez, Julia Wick
Posted: July 20, 2021, 12:00 pm

We hear from the Latinos who were about to lose the battle over Proposition 187 — but ended up winning California.

Posted: July 20, 2021, 12:00 pm

Newsom did not directly answer a question during a news conference in Sonoma County when asked about the possibility of a statewide indoor mask mandate.

Author: Phil Willon, Taryn Luna
Posted: July 20, 2021, 12:00 pm

Right-wing media helped to stoke outrage around an L.A. spa and its policy toward transgender customers.

Author: Leila Miller, Anita Chabria, Laura J. Nelson
Posted: July 20, 2021, 12:00 pm

Taps could go dry for Needles' 5,000 residents, who each drink as much as two gallons of water daily to cope with 120-degree temperatures.

Author: Ralph Vartabedian
Posted: July 20, 2021, 12:00 pm

Reggie the alligator and Bubbles the hippo captured the public imagination. Civil War-era camels were a spectacle. And the feral parrots and Catalina bison are just as Californian as any native species at this point.

Author: Patt Morrison
Posted: July 20, 2021, 11:00 am

A new report has found that Black patients are more likely to suffer illnesses or injuries tied to surgical procedures than white patients, even when they go to the same hospitals.

Author: Emily Alpert Reyes
Posted: July 20, 2021, 9:00 am

Shasta Lake, once full and surrounded by green banks, is now bordered by a "bathtub ring" that indicates just how far the water has fallen.

Author: Hayley Smith
Posted: July 20, 2021, 2:15 am

Multiple fires in Northern California increased in size and threatened communities on Monday, with the worst two being the Dixie and Tamarack fires.

Author: Faith E. Pinho
Posted: July 20, 2021, 1:19 am

A brush fire broke out Monday afternoon in Topanga, spreading across 15 acres and threatening some structures, authorities said.

Author: Matthew Ormseth
Posted: July 20, 2021, 12:22 am

The miscalculation, disclosed in a news conference Monday, is the first major revelation from a massive investigation into the cause of the blast that devastated an entire block in South L.A.

Author: Melissa Hernandez
Posted: July 19, 2021, 11:26 pm

The coyote had aggressively approached toddlers in the San Francisco Botanical Gardens on five separate occasions, officials said.

Author: Lila Seidman
Posted: July 19, 2021, 10:17 pm

Throughout the coronavirus pandemic, many health and law enforcement officials have favored educating residents about masking rules and urging adherence rather than writing tickets.

Author: Luke Money
Posted: July 19, 2021, 9:43 pm

We want to hear from California college students about the coming school year. Fill out our survey and tell us what you're excited about, nervous about or just plain confused by.

Author: Christopher Parker
Posted: July 19, 2021, 9:19 pm

Lewis was both celebrated and vilified for steering millions of dollars to his Inland Empire district for pet projects.

Author: Rich Simon
Posted: July 19, 2021, 6:30 pm

Authorities found the young couple's wrecked vehicle hundreds of feet down a steep mountainside in the Angeles National Forest.

Author: Priscella Vega
Posted: July 19, 2021, 6:19 pm

PG&E reported the information to the California Public Utilities Commission, noting that blown fuses and a tree may have contributed to the Dixie fire.

Author: Faith E. Pinho
Posted: July 19, 2021, 4:33 pm

Selectivity grew at UCLA, where the admission rate dropped to 10.7% this year from 14.4%.

Author: Teresa Watanabe
Posted: July 19, 2021, 4:23 pm

L.A. County officials say with COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations growing, they hope reinstituting masking as a social norm will help reduce disease transmission.

Author: Rong-Gong Lin II, Luke Money
Posted: July 19, 2021, 3:52 pm

California Community Colleges Chancellor Eloy Ortiz Oakley will take a temporary post advising U.S. Education Secretary Miguel Cardona on higher education issues, including raising the federal Pell Grant for low-income students.

Author: Teresa Watanabe
Posted: July 19, 2021, 3:30 pm

Caltech has agreed to pay $25,465 to cover restoration costs after a researcher damaged a protected petroglyph site sacred to Native Americans.

Author: Louis Sahagún
Posted: July 19, 2021, 1:00 pm

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Local news from across Southern California

Trevor Story homered and drove in the go-ahead run in the 10th inning as the Colorado Rockies took advantage of the Dodgers’ recent bullpen woes, beating Los Angeles 9-6 Friday night. Charlie Blackmon added a two-run homer in the 10th to help the Rockies top Los Angeles for just the third time in 11 games this season. Colorado won for...
Author: Doug Padilla
Posted: July 23, 2021, 11:49 pm
A man is under arrest Friday night for allegedly kidnapping a woman in West Hollywood.
Author: Robert Kovacik
Posted: July 23, 2021, 11:08 pm
Competition in the Tokyo Olympics will begin in earnest Saturday California time, with 15 of the record 66 current, former and future USC students in action, the most among any American university.
Author: CNS
Posted: July 23, 2021, 10:30 pm
Skateboarding, which was invented in Southern California 70 years ago, makes its Olympic debut Saturday night in Tokyo. One of the stars of the U.S. team is 20-year-old Jagger Eaton, who trains near San Diego.
Author: Angie Crouch
Posted: July 23, 2021, 9:18 pm
Nyjah Huston, the 26-year-old who will lead Team USA as skateboarding makes its Olympic debut, discusses his love for the sport, success and selling out.
Author: Jonathan Gonzalez
Posted: July 23, 2021, 6:38 pm
It is a closely held secret until the moment that formally brings the Olympiad to life. As the Olympic flame first ignited in Greece, then having traversed the globe is used to light the stadium cauldron and symbolically open the Games. Normally the honor goes to an athlete of past glory for the host nation, such was the case in...
Author: Conan Nolan
Posted: July 23, 2021, 4:48 pm
Authorities arrested a man Thursday after they said he fired gunshots at a firefighting helicopter during nighttime training exercises in Southern California.
Posted: July 23, 2021, 3:52 pm
The findings are based on about 35 marsquakes registered by a French seismometer on NASA’s InSight stationary lander, which arrived at Mars in 2018.
Posted: July 23, 2021, 2:51 pm
Five Republican candidates seeking to replace Gov. Gavin Newsom will participate in a 90-minute televised debate next month in Orange County.
Author: Jonathan Lloyd
Posted: July 23, 2021, 12:28 pm
The family of a South LA woman who was found bound and gagged in her apartment is asking that a reward be offered to help catch her killer.
Author: Kathy Vara
Posted: July 23, 2021, 11:59 am
Skeletal remains found a week ago during a search of the Ballona Wetlands and Ballona Creek have been positively identified by the coroner's office as those of a woman last seen in December.
Author: City News Service
Posted: July 23, 2021, 10:59 am
After an Opening Ceremony that featured the cauldron lighting, a lively depiction of the Olympic sport pictograms, other symbolic performances and an emotional parade of nations, the competition is about the pick up at the Tokyo Olympics.
Author: Jonathan Lloyd
Posted: July 23, 2021, 10:39 am
A pursuit that began in the Barstow area after a report of a stolen Mercedes-Benz entered Los Angeles and ended with a crash into a gate outside a home.
Author: Jonathan Lloyd
Posted: July 23, 2021, 9:38 am
LaMonte Wade Jr. broke a ninth-inning tie with a two-run single and the San Francisco Giants rallied against closer Kenley Jansen again for a 5-3 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Thursday night. The Giants trailed 3-1 going into the ninth before scoring four times to extend their lead in the NL West to three games over the defending...
Author: Joe Reedy
Posted: July 22, 2021, 11:00 pm
A year ago this week, Los Angeles Fire Captain Victor Aguirre was the last to leave the hospital after an explosive fire at a building in downtown LA injured him and nearly a dozen other firefighters.
Author: Lolita Lopez and Phil Drechsler
Posted: July 22, 2021, 10:28 pm
A relentless surge of COVID-19 cases continued Thursday in Los Angeles County as another 2,700 cases were reported, with the percentage of infections occurring among fully vaccinated residents steadily rising.
Author: City News Service
Posted: July 22, 2021, 7:52 pm
When the worldwide stage turns its focus to this concrete space, history will be made. But even the first-ever appearance of skateboarding at the Olympic Games shines in Tokyo: the light started in our own backyard.
Author: John Cádiz Klemack
Posted: July 22, 2021, 3:54 pm
A fire broke out Thursday near a Jurupa Valley intersection, scorching two acres and threatening multiple homes after it jumped a four-lane road.
Author: City News Service
Posted: July 22, 2021, 3:10 pm
Caltrans announced a 55-hour closure of the westbound Foothill (210) Freeway in Sylmar, beginning at 10 p.m. Friday and ending 5 a.m. Monday.
Author: City News Service
Posted: July 22, 2021, 1:53 pm
Early risers in Southern California can watch the Opening Ceremony of the Tokyo Olympics before dawn Friday, marking the kickoff to two weeks of global competition featuring thousands of athletes and a record 339 medals in 41 different sports.
Author: Jonathan Lloyd
Posted: July 22, 2021, 11:35 am
Metro transit's C/Green line will be suspended between the Lakewood and Vermont/Athens stations from 10 a.m. Friday to end of service on Sunday.
Author: City News Service
Posted: July 22, 2021, 10:15 am
The Walt Disney Co. stands to benefit from more than a half-billion dollars in tax breaks for building a new regional campus in Florida that promises to employ at least 2,000 professional employees who will be relocating from Southern California to work in digital technology, finance and product development.
Author: Associated Press
Posted: July 22, 2021, 9:20 am
An Orange County Fire Authority employee who was charged with shooting his 4-year-old pit bull and dumping the canine's carcass in a trash bin at his workplace in Irvine accepted a plea Wednesday that ordered him to perform 250 hours of community service.
Author: City News Service
Posted: July 22, 2021, 8:15 am
Conservative talk show host Larry Elder scored a major court victory Wednesday when a judge ordered that his name be added to the Sept. 14 gubernatorial recall ballot.
Author: City News Service
Posted: July 22, 2021, 7:51 am
Blaming the highly infectious "Delta" variant of the coronavirus and increases in people mingling in public, Los Angeles County health officials reported more than 2,500 new COVID-19 infections in their latest update -- the largest daily number since mid-February.
Author: City News Service
Posted: July 22, 2021, 7:45 am
The nun, a retired principal of a Catholic elementary school in Torrance, allegedly embezzled more than $835,000 in school funds over 10 years.
Author: City News Service
Posted: July 22, 2021, 7:32 am
A Los Angeles Police Department motorcycle officer was injured Thursday in a crash in the Crenshaw area.
Author: City News Service
Posted: July 22, 2021, 7:15 am
A 63-year-old man who typically spent time in a tent adjacent to a single-family house in Westchester died in a fire in the tent, and an investigation was underway, authorities said Thursday.
Author: City News Service
Posted: July 22, 2021, 6:33 am
More than 100 firefighters knocked down a major emergency blaze at a vacant former supermarket in Sun Valley Thursday morning, authorities said.
Author: City News Service
Posted: July 22, 2021, 5:41 am
Wilmer Flores hit a go-ahead, two-run homer off closer Kenley Jansen in the ninth inning and the San Francisco Giants rallied past the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-2 on Wednesday night. Mike Yastrzemski homered early to help the Giants regain a two-game lead in the NL West over the defending World Series champions. San Francisco has won two of three in...
Author: Jill Painter-Lopez
Posted: July 21, 2021, 10:48 pm
A man who spent more than 90 days in an Inglewood hospital, almost losing his life to COVID-19, returned a year after his release.
Author: Kathy Vara
Posted: July 21, 2021, 8:50 pm
The billboard calls attention to the recent slaughterhouse escape of 41 cows that ended with only two bovine survivors.
Author: City News Service
Posted: July 21, 2021, 8:21 pm
Are you the owner of a small business based in Los Angeles? If so, you could win $10,000 and other prizes courtesy of Mastercard, Major League Baseball, and the Los Angeles Dodgers. During the All-Star Game in Colorado last week, MLB and Mastercard announced that their were extending their partnership agreement. As part of the announcement, they revealed a new...
Author: Michael Duarte
Posted: July 21, 2021, 7:30 pm
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Author: Staff Reports
Posted: July 21, 2021, 3:35 pm
The LA area has nearly 60% more shelter capacity for those experiencing homelessness than it did three years ago, but it still isn't meeting demand.
Author: City News Service
Posted: July 21, 2021, 1:32 pm
Officers chased the driver of BMW sedan in a long-distance pursuit that began in Los Angeles and entered the high desert before turning back toward LA.
Author: Jonathan Lloyd
Posted: July 21, 2021, 1:15 pm
Harvey Weinstein pleaded not guilty in a Los Angeles courtroom Wednesday to four counts of rape and seven other sexual assault counts. Weinstein denies rapes, sexual assaults in Los Angeles court
Posted: July 21, 2021, 11:34 am
A Nevada man was found dead in Yosemite National Park after failing to return from a weekend hike, the National Park Service said.
Posted: July 21, 2021, 9:57 am
People looking to use ride-hailing services such as Lyft and Uber might be in for some difficulty Wednesday, as many drivers are conducting a one-day strike for better pay and status under the law.
Author: City News Service and Staff Reports
Posted: July 21, 2021, 9:31 am
A brazen robbery attempt turns into a violent shooting and it all happened just steps away from busy Melrose Avenue. It's the latest in a string of robberies concerning residents and police.
Author: Hetty Chang
Posted: July 21, 2021, 7:23 am
Even without three of their biggest bats, Will Smith and the Los Angeles Dodgers found a way to rally for a big victory over the San Francisco Giants. Smith connected for a three-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning as the Dodgers rallied from five runs down to defeat the Giants 8-6 on Tuesday night in the second...
Author: Joe Reedy
Posted: July 20, 2021, 11:12 pm
USA Volleyball confirmed that an athlete on the men’s beach team tested positive.
Author: Staff Reports
Posted: July 20, 2021, 9:11 pm
Relatives of local athletes from around SoCal have their fingers crossed that their loved ones will stay safe and healthy while they get their chance at a gold medal.
Author: Vikki Vargas
Posted: July 20, 2021, 8:26 pm
With her mother by her side, 15-year-old Andrea Jauregui is now safe after a long sleepless night stranded on Mount Baldy.
Author: Christine Kim
Posted: July 20, 2021, 6:45 pm
A total of 34 pelicans have been found dead or mutilated along the Orange County coast. One organization is offering $25,000 for information.
Author: Maggie More
Posted: July 20, 2021, 4:33 pm
Hundreds of employees at Foster Farms' Compton poultry plant are preparing to strike after rejecting the company's latest contract proposal.
Author: City News Service
Posted: July 20, 2021, 3:00 pm
Olympians from Southern California will take the field when the Tokyo Olympics begin with a softball tripleheader.
Author: Jonathan Lloyd
Posted: July 20, 2021, 9:09 am
Two corpse flowers are expected to bloom this week at The Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens in San Marino.
Author: City News Service
Posted: July 20, 2021, 8:45 am
Sign up for NBCLA's Tokyo Olympics newsletter to get the latest Olympics headlines straight to your inbox.
Posted: July 6, 2021, 10:28 am
In 2018, Gavin Newsom, then the lieutenant governor of California, was elected in a landslide as governor of the nation’s most populous state with nearly 70 percent of the vote. Two years and a few months later, it appears increasingly likely that voters will be asked whether he should be ousted from office.
Author: Jonathan Lloyd
Posted: March 5, 2021, 11:55 am

 

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