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Police had few details of the crimes, and could not identify the women or say whether the incidents — one a stabbing, the other a shooting — were related.

Author: Jessica Garrison
Posted: February 5, 2023, 7:14 pm

First Lady Jill Biden is in Los Angeles to be a presenter at Sunday night's 65th Grammy Awards at the Crypto.com Arena.

Author: Jessica Garrison
Posted: February 5, 2023, 5:45 pm

Prominent new-media guru Ken Doctor promised to help replace disappearing newspapers. His 2-year-old startup, Lookout, is fighting for a foothold in Santa Cruz.

Author: James Rainey
Posted: February 5, 2023, 1:00 pm

More people have suffered severe sepsis in California hospitals in recent years — including a troubling surge in patients who got sepsis inside the hospital itself, state data show.

Author: Emily Alpert Reyes
Posted: February 5, 2023, 1:00 pm

As toxic emissions from diesel traffic choke the air, activists are calling for a moratorium on new warehouses and for the governor to declare a state of emergency.

Author: Rachel Uranga
Posted: February 5, 2023, 1:00 pm

One California water manager says Colorado River reservoirs aren't likely to refill. Scientists agree that the region needs to plan for a drier future.

Author: Rong-Gong Lin II, Ian James
Posted: February 5, 2023, 12:00 pm

Authorities said the child may have been abducted by his mother, who does not have custody and may be homeless.

Author: Howard Blume, Dakota Smith
Posted: February 5, 2023, 6:59 am

Scientists, celebrities, politicians and thousands of admirers gathered at the Greek Theater in Los Angeles to celebrate the life and legacy of the mountain lion who prowled Griffith Park.

Author: Laura J. Nelson
Posted: February 5, 2023, 2:16 am

The hit and run in Van Nuys was the second such fatal incident in Los Angeles in two weeks.

Author: Howard Blume
Posted: February 5, 2023, 2:15 am

The mountain lion was honored for his far-reaching impact on environmental advocacy and wildlife research.

Author: Genaro Molina
Posted: February 5, 2023, 1:54 am

A Los Angeles SWAT officer who was caught on video telling "happy hunting" to other members before a fatal SWAT shooting this month received a two-day suspension following an internal investigation.

Author: Libor Jany
Posted: February 4, 2023, 9:54 pm

Light rain and windy conditions are expected in and around L.A. County this weekend, but the precipitation is expected to subside by Monday, forecasters said.

Author: Connor Sheets
Posted: February 4, 2023, 7:57 pm

Catrina Gipson was sentenced this week to 4½ years in prison for her role in bilking California's unemployment insurance benefit program of more than $1.1 million, authorities said.

Author: Sonja Sharp
Posted: February 4, 2023, 6:54 pm

On skid row, where physical and mental distress are on parade, 'we are forecasting a tsunami of seniors and families with children,' says the Rev. Andy Bales.

Author: Steve Lopez
Posted: February 4, 2023, 6:32 pm

Officers were still searching for suspect Nicholas Norman, 38, the Beaumont Police Department said in a statement late Friday.

Author: Connor Sheets
Posted: February 4, 2023, 6:21 pm

On the anniversary of Rosa Parks' birth, transit lines offer free rides on buses and trains around Los Angeles and San Bernardino counties.

Author: James Rainey
Posted: February 4, 2023, 6:16 pm

A Perris man has been arrested after a game last month when he allegedly jumped out of the stands and threw punches, then went to his car and pulled out a gun.

Author: Hailey Branson-Potts
Posted: February 4, 2023, 2:00 pm

California's student COVID-19 vaccine mandate — on hold since last April — has been quietly dropped as the state prepares to end emergency pandemic restrictions.

Author: Howard Blume
Posted: February 4, 2023, 1:00 pm

A "ghost gun" was used to fatally shoot a police officer this week in a small Fresno County community, a type of firearm that is untraceable and has become of growing concern.

Author: Grace Toohey
Posted: February 4, 2023, 1:00 pm

A dozen community groups have signed onto mentoring effort, for which L.A. Unified will provide an organizing hub, including background checks of mentors.

Author: Howard Blume
Posted: February 4, 2023, 1:00 pm

Dr. Michael John Mammone, 58, was riding his bike when he was hit from behind by a car whose driver got out and stabbed him, Orange County sheriff's officials said.

Author: Summer Lin, Hannah Fry, Eric Licas
Posted: February 4, 2023, 1:00 pm

Pierre Rogers spent COVID-era loans on a raft of luxury goods including a 2011 Rolls-Royce Ghost ($107,780) and a stay at a Ritz-Carlton.

Author: Christian Martinez
Posted: February 4, 2023, 1:00 pm

It was an unexpected end to an unlikely relationship between a pork empire and animal rights activists.

Author: Gustavo Arellano
Posted: February 4, 2023, 1:00 pm

The city of L.A.'s Personnel Department sent a memo to department heads ordering them to approve all religious and medical exemptions to the COVID-19 vaccine mandate.

Author: Dakota Smith
Posted: February 4, 2023, 1:00 pm

A 17-year-old was arrested on suspicion of fatally shooting one security guard and injuring another at a backyard party in Muscoy.

Author: Christian Martinez
Posted: February 4, 2023, 3:40 am

Tulare County authorities, announcing arrests in last month's Goshen shootings that killed six, released audio of a 911 call and a video that shows a mother trying to escape with her baby.

Author: Times staff
Posted: February 4, 2023, 1:47 am

A man walked into a San Bernardino Police Department station and left a human jawbone on Thursday. Authorities were able to locate and identify the man.

Author: Hailey Branson-Potts
Posted: February 4, 2023, 1:46 am

Deputies were in the middle of a violent pursuit of a man fleeing police, and Adrian Cruz alleges he was attacked and detained when he was suddenly caught in the middle of it.

Author: Salvador Hernandez
Posted: February 3, 2023, 10:32 pm

California was drenched with rain earlier this year, but it's still too soon to say whether there will be any superblooms in the spring.

Author: Nathan Solis
Posted: February 3, 2023, 9:27 pm

Larry Flax, co-founder of the California Pizza Kitchen restaurant chain, is asking $48.5 million for his European-inspired showplace in Beverly Park.

Author: Jack Flemming
Posted: February 3, 2023, 9:06 pm

Funeral services are held for Valentino Alvero at St. Stephen Martyr Catholic Church, not far from the Star Ballroom Dance Studio where he died.

Author: Carolyn Cole, Wally Skalij
Posted: February 3, 2023, 8:46 pm

The three top executives at Sempra Energy, the parent company of SoCalGas and SDG&E, made $40 million in 2021, with pension benefits of $60 million awaiting them at retirement.

Author: Terry Castleman
Posted: February 3, 2023, 7:29 pm

After a gun battle and a series of raids across California, authorities said they have arrested two men in the killings of six in Goshen last month.

Author: Ruben Vives, Jessica Garrison, Matthew Ormseth
Posted: February 3, 2023, 7:07 pm

The shooting was reported about 8:10 p.m. Thursday in the parking lot at Montclair Place, police said. Authorities have not released any information about a suspect or motive.

Author: Summer Lin, Howard Blume
Posted: February 3, 2023, 5:11 pm

Dwayne Johnson got 'that 3am call' about his mom's L.A. car accident but said she's OK: 'a survivor, in ways that make angels and miracles real.'

Author: Nardine Saad
Posted: February 3, 2023, 4:15 pm

At the heart of tensions over water allotments from the Colorado River is a complex set of agreements and decrees known as the 'Law of the River.'

Author: Hayley Smith, Ian James
Posted: February 3, 2023, 3:40 pm

On the eve of his sold-out memorial at the Greek Theater, famed puma P-22 is being nominated for a more lasting honor: his very own postage stamp.

Author: Laura J. Nelson
Posted: February 3, 2023, 2:00 pm

Wealthy enclave Atherton, under pressure from the state to find locations for affordable housing, faces pushback from residents who say: Find it somewhere else.

Author: Howard Blume
Posted: February 3, 2023, 1:00 pm

Tom Girardi, the disgraced attorney, has been indicted in L.A. and Chicago on wire fraud charges for allegedly swindling more than $18 million from clients.

Author: Harriet Ryan, Matt Hamilton
Posted: February 3, 2023, 1:00 pm

UC Berkeley fired Teri McKeever, women's swimming and diving coach, after an investigation into "unacceptable behavior" toward student athletes.

Author: Christian Martinez
Posted: February 3, 2023, 1:00 pm

The U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, citing abuse of California prisonsers with disabilities, upheld a slate of ordered reforms including officer body cameras.

Author: Kevin Rector
Posted: February 3, 2023, 1:00 pm

Who is running for California Congressional District 30, 47, 12?

Author: Melanie Mason, Seema Mehta
Posted: February 3, 2023, 1:00 pm

A construction project on the Interstate 5 will close two lanes in both directions on Thursday and Friday nights.

Author: Howard Blume
Posted: February 3, 2023, 4:46 am

Zachary Zernik, 22, of Thousand Oaks was found dead in the Santa Monica Mountains in Ventura County on Thursday morning. He had been missing since Saturday.

Author: Terry Castleman
Posted: February 2, 2023, 11:51 pm

The man is accused of repeatedly trying to break into Keanu Reeves' home and leaving behind a DNA kit and an alarming note, claiming they are related.

Author: Nathan Solis
Posted: February 2, 2023, 11:26 pm

The California Highway Patrol is asking for the public's help in finding the gunman who killed Carl Flenoy on the La Tijera Boulevard offramp.

Author: Salvador Hernandez
Posted: February 2, 2023, 11:06 pm

Los Angeles County has reported four cases of an extensively drug-resistant bacterial infection that has caused blindness, hospitalization and one death nationwide.

Author: Rong-Gong Lin II, Luke Money
Posted: February 2, 2023, 10:49 pm

Jennifer Lopez is asking $42.5 million for her Bel-Air compound, a private retreat with multiple homes and amenities sprawled across eight acres.

Author: Jack Flemming
Posted: February 2, 2023, 10:13 pm

SoCalGas customers and others could get climate credits early after natural gas prices soared last month.

Author: Terry Castleman
Posted: February 2, 2023, 8:54 pm

Neighbors told officers the man had made bizarre threats and asked one woman if she had anyone who needed killing.

Author: Richard Winton
Posted: February 2, 2023, 8:46 pm

Los Angeles police announced a reward of up to $50,000 for information that leads to the driver of a blue Dodge Ram truck that ran over a man.

Author: Andrew J. Campa
Posted: February 2, 2023, 7:51 pm

Transitioning out of the COVID emergency phase could eventually spell the end of universal access to free vaccines, treatments and tests.

Author: Luke Money, Rong-Gong Lin II
Posted: February 2, 2023, 7:26 pm

Michael John Mammone died after being hit by a car and assaulted by its driver while bicycling in Dana Point, Orange County Sheriff's Department says.

Author: Summer Lin, Hannah Fry, Eric Licas
Posted: February 2, 2023, 5:32 pm

Monterey Park shooting: Voices of terror echo in 911 calls

Author: Brittny Mejia
Posted: February 2, 2023, 4:56 pm

Five people between the ages of 15 and 31 were wounded but are recovering after being shot in a residential area in South Los Angeles on Wednesday evening.

Author: Andrew J. Campa
Posted: February 2, 2023, 4:16 pm

Former House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announces that she backs Rep. Adam Schiff's Senate bid as long as Dianne Feinstein doesn't run for reelection.

Author: Seema Mehta
Posted: February 2, 2023, 3:02 pm

Officials are looking to see if they can help farmworkers find new homes and work after two shootings left seven people dead in Half Moon Bay on Jan. 23.

Author: Salvador Hernandez, Terry Castleman, Alexandra E. Petri
Posted: February 2, 2023, 2:00 pm

Twice as many likely voters think it's more important to control gun ownership than it is to protect gun rights, according to a survey released Wednesday by the nonpartisan Public Policy Institute of California.

Author: George Skelton
Posted: February 2, 2023, 1:00 pm

CARE Court, California's plan for helping those with severe mental illness, is under attack by civil rights groups. But families fighting to help their loved ones say compassion demands intervention.

Author: Anita Chabria
Posted: February 2, 2023, 1:00 pm

We want to hear from Times readers about their experience. Let us know by filling out this brief form.

Author: Keri Blakinger, Connor Sheets
Posted: February 2, 2023, 1:00 pm

California voters complain that canvassers for a measure to repeal a law expanding protections for fast-food workers lied about the effects.

Author: Suhauna Hussain
Posted: February 2, 2023, 1:00 pm

Mt. Baldy towers over Southern California, beautifully decked with snow. Easy access helps make it one of the three deadliest peaks in the U.S. This winter, rescue crews have been busy.

Author: Jack Dolan
Posted: February 2, 2023, 12:00 pm

As the region wrangles over Colorado River water cuts, California hopes its senior water rights will trump the united front shown by six other states.

Author: Ian James
Posted: February 2, 2023, 12:00 pm

As a skater growing up in a diverse suburb, he 'loved everyone,' even as he knew racism existed and cops could use it against him. It happened in Memphis.

Author: Erika D. Smith
Posted: February 2, 2023, 11:00 am

Two people have been accused of stealing nearly $3 million from an ailing doctor, moving into his Malibu home and giving him drugs before his death.

Author: Nathan Solis
Posted: February 2, 2023, 10:22 am

The cache of guns and ammunition was taken from the apartment and its occupant arrested on suspicion of making criminal threats.

Author: Richard Winton, Laura J. Nelson
Posted: February 2, 2023, 5:33 am

Two bystanders were killed when a pickup that had been reported stolen and had been pursued by police crashed into a parked Honda Civic in Panorama City.

Author: Richard Winton, Laura J. Nelson
Posted: February 2, 2023, 5:01 am

Leaders of the group described Mayor Karen Bass' support of the move as a betrayal.

Author: Julia Wick
Posted: February 2, 2023, 4:04 am

Before his arrest this week, the driver of a black Tesla charged with terrorizing victims across Los Angeles was accused by a woman he dated of threatening to kill her and her family.

Author: Nathan Solis
Posted: February 2, 2023, 1:40 am

Taking the stand against their own mother, two children recounted how Heather Barron and Kareem Leiva turned their Antelope Valley residence into a house of horrors, forcing them to do grueling workouts, fight one another and guzzle hot sauce.

Author: James Queally
Posted: February 2, 2023, 1:00 am

A magnitude 2.9 earthquake was reported Wednesday at 4:11 p.m. Pacific time in Los Angeles, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

Author: Quakebot
Posted: February 2, 2023, 12:22 am

Accounts from witnesses inside Star Ballroom Dance Studio paint a clearer view of what happened when a man walked into the Monterey Park studio armed with a semiautomatic pistol.

Author: Summer Lin, Brittny Mejia, Rebecca Ellis
Posted: February 1, 2023, 11:44 pm

Much of Los Angeles International Airport lost power Wednesday afternoon, backing up security lines, delaying flights and trapping people in elevators and on at least one plane.

Author: Summer Lin
Posted: February 1, 2023, 11:43 pm

What do you hear when you see video of Tyre Nichols calling out for his mother in successive tearful bursts. Do you hear someone's son? Do you hear your own child? 

Author: Jamil Smith
Posted: February 1, 2023, 10:04 pm

Gonzalo Carrasco Jr., a father-to-be, is the first Selma police officer to die in the line of duty, according to the Fresno County Sheriff's Office. A suspect has been arrested.

Author: Grace Toohey
Posted: February 1, 2023, 9:34 pm

A proposed project in Baldwin Village would bring 800 apartments, including housing for low-income residents, above a Costco, as well as 400 jobs.

Author: Nathan Solis
Posted: February 1, 2023, 9:32 pm

Dropping natural gas rates and potentially accelerated credits from the California Public Utilities Commission may bring relief to consumers as soon as February.

Author: Terry Castleman
Posted: February 1, 2023, 9:03 pm

Drought-weary California enters February with significant snowpack. But it could still disappear quickly if dry conditions return.

Author: Hayley Smith
Posted: February 1, 2023, 8:55 pm

Federal prosecutors said the one-time L.A. legal titan misappropriated over $3 million from relatives of those who died in an Indonesian plane crash.

Author: Times staff
Posted: February 1, 2023, 8:28 pm

The once-vaunted L.A. trial attorney accused of of swindling millions of dollars from clients was indicted by federal grand juries in two states.

Author: Matt Hamilton, Harriet Ryan
Posted: February 1, 2023, 7:15 pm

Students will be able to carry Narcan, a nasal spray that can reverse an opioid overdose, in Los Angeles Unified schools under a soon-to-be-updated policy.

Author: Emily Alpert Reyes
Posted: February 1, 2023, 6:09 pm

On the first day of Black History Month, the College Board is releasing details of its first Advanced Placement class on African American studies for high school students.

Author: Alejandra Reyes-Velarde
Posted: February 1, 2023, 2:00 pm

From the sky, scientists are dropping devices with parachutes to peer into powerful atmospheric river storms, giving California advance warning.

Author: Ian James
Posted: February 1, 2023, 1:00 pm

California Sen. Dianne Feinstein deserves to finish out her term. But with a strong field of potential successors, she shouldn't risk a humiliating defeat that would tarnish her legacy.

Author: Mark Z. Barabak
Posted: February 1, 2023, 1:00 pm

If De León serves out the rest of his term like he plans to, then Angelenos have no one to blame but themselves.

Author: Gustavo Arellano
Posted: February 1, 2023, 1:00 pm

Activists challenge L.A. Unified superintendent's support of school police, as well as school board members who reduced the police budget but did not disband the agency.

Author: Howard Blume
Posted: February 1, 2023, 1:00 pm

California lawmakers are trying again with a risky bill to restrict who can carry loaded weapons in public after the Supreme Court struck down restrictive concealed-carry laws.

Author: Hannah Wiley
Posted: February 1, 2023, 1:00 pm

Amid drought, environmental advocates are calling on Gov. Gavin Newsom to stop the expansion of the agriculture and fossil fuel industries.

Author: Dorany Pineda, Hayley Smith
Posted: February 1, 2023, 12:00 pm

Six states crafted a proposal for addressing the Colorado River crisis. Now, California has offered its counterproposal for dividing water cuts.

Author: Ian James
Posted: February 1, 2023, 12:00 pm

Two people were killed when a driver who was fleeing police smashed into their car in Panorama City on Tuesday evening.

Author: Andrew J. Campa
Posted: February 1, 2023, 7:19 am

A boy is recovering after being attacked by a mountain lion in rural San Mateo County on Tuesday evening.

Author: Andrew J. Campa
Posted: February 1, 2023, 5:59 am

A skydiver who plummeted after his parachute failed to completely open survived a fall in which he also struck the roof of a two-story home.

Author: Andrew J. Campa
Posted: February 1, 2023, 5:17 am

Monterey Park City Manager Ron Bow says he should have recognized the Fire Department's first responders' role in responding to the mass shooting sooner.

Author: Jeong Park
Posted: February 1, 2023, 3:29 am

Mary Ma, daughter of the beloved manager of the Star Ballroom Dance Studio, said her father wouldn't want to let a horrific attack destroy its special community.

Author: Grace Toohey
Posted: February 1, 2023, 1:52 am

In the earliest days of moviemaking, Annie Oakley's sharpshooting was committed to film. And Hollywood has had a difficult relationship with guns ever since.

Author: Patt Morrison
Posted: February 1, 2023, 1:23 am

The attack wasn't random but targeted at members of the women's group, LAPD Capt. Jonahan Tippet said.

Author: Richard Winton
Posted: February 1, 2023, 12:33 am

The body of Elliot Blair has been returned to Southern California, where his family has ordered an independent autopsy, according to their attorney.

Author: Alexandra E. Petri
Posted: January 31, 2023, 10:39 pm

SoCalGas said that lower bills may be coming as soon as next month as politicians try to lessen the impact of skyrocketing natural gas prices.

Author: Terry Castleman
Posted: January 31, 2023, 9:44 pm

The Los Angeles Police Commission votes unanimously to approve Chief Michel Moore for a second term as the city's top cop.

Author: Libor Jany, David Zahniser
Posted: January 31, 2023, 9:37 pm

Authorities in San Bernardino County are searching for a suspect after Sonia Ramirez, George Ramirez and David Renteria were found fatally shot at a home near Montclair.

Author: Nathan Solis, Christian Martinez, Noah Goldberg
Posted: January 31, 2023, 6:49 pm

Local – NBC Los Angeles

Get Los Angeles's latest local news on crime, entertainment, weather, schools, COVID, cost of living and more. Here's your go-to source for today's LA news.

Two people were rushed to a hospital after a fatal car crash in South Gate Sunday.
Author: City News Service
Posted: February 5, 2023, 12:00 pm
Two women were killed in downtown Los Angeles in separate homicides Sunday.
Author: City News Service
Posted: February 5, 2023, 10:35 am
Saturday night, Riverside police searched for a 25-year-old woman believed to have taken her 3-year-old son without consent.
Author: CNS
Posted: February 4, 2023, 7:21 pm
LeBron James moved 36 points away from breaking the NBA career scoring record in the Los Angeles Lakers’ 131-126 loss to New Orleans on Saturday night that ended the Pelicans’ losing streak at 10 games. James had 27 points to go with nine rebounds and six assists as he continued to close in on Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s record total of 38,387...
Author: Brett Martel
Posted: February 4, 2023, 6:12 pm
One of the best pitchers in Los Angeles Dodgers history will finally have his jersey retired. During their annual Fan Fest at Dodger Stadium on Saturday morning, the team announced that they will retire Fernando Valenzuela’s No. 34 jersey later this summer during a special three-day celebration. The celebration, which is being called the second coming of “Fernandomania,” will occur...
Author: Michael Duarte
Posted: February 4, 2023, 6:01 pm
The Los Angeles Fire Department rescued a woman after her vehicle fell 100 feet down into an embankment Saturday afternoon. 
Author: Staff Reports
Posted: February 4, 2023, 5:56 pm
Knott’s Berry Farm has updated their chaperone policy stating that it will no longer be in effect on Saturdays. 
Author: Maria Celeste Alfaro
Posted: February 4, 2023, 4:52 pm
The I-Team wanted to find out why there seems to be so many huge jackpots now taking place.
Author: Lolita Lopez
Posted: February 4, 2023, 3:13 pm
The Los Angeles Dodgers will retire the number 34 in honor of pitcher Fernando Valenzuela, the team announced on Saturday.
Author: City News Service
Posted: February 4, 2023, 2:46 pm
A woman was killed and a man was critically injured today when a speeding pickup truck crashed into some trees and a fire hydrant in Long Beach, authorities said.
Author: City News Service
Posted: February 4, 2023, 2:29 pm
LA Metro and other transit agencies in Southern California will offer free rides today to mark Transit Equity Day, honoring civil rights icon Rosa Parks.
Author: City News Service
Posted: February 4, 2023, 12:13 pm
Los Angeles County health officials continue to urge the public to take care of their health even as the pandemic emergency comes to an end.
Author: City News Service
Posted: February 4, 2023, 11:45 am
Hot Girl Walk Los Angeles is a community focused group that creates a safe space for women who are seeking to make connections, friendships and to simply go on a walk through one of LA's various neighborhoods.
Author: Génesis Miranda Miramontes
Posted: February 4, 2023, 11:39 am
In honor of civil rights leader Rosa Parks, who rose to prominence by resisting bus segregation laws, the Orange County Transportation Authority will offer free rides Saturday for Transit Equity Day.  The commemoration began in 2018 to mark Parks’ birthday — Feb. 4, 1913. Parks was thrust into the national spotlight in 1955 when she refused to give up her...
Author: CNS
Posted: February 3, 2023, 11:04 pm
In just a few days, Bad Bunny may become the first artist to win album of the year with a body of work that is solely in the Spanish language. A San Diego professor explains what it means for Latinos.
Author: Mariela Gomez
Posted: February 3, 2023, 8:01 pm
Valentine’s Day has come to be known as the day where couples celebrate the love they have for each other. But what about those not in a relationship? Everyone deserves to have a great time on Valentine's Day, so a few spots around Southern California are hosting anti-Valentine’s Day events. Here's the list.
Author: Maria Celeste Alfaro
Posted: February 3, 2023, 7:22 pm
The City of LA will stop efforts to enforce part of its COVID-19 vaccine mandate for employees, now that the City formally ended its years-long "state of emergency" as a result of the pandemic.
Author: Eric Leonard
Posted: February 3, 2023, 5:36 pm
Culver City police released new bodycam videos contradicting a wife’s claim that she didn’t tell officers her husband had a gun before one shot him dead, but also showing that the man was unarmed when he was shot.
Author: Rudy Chinchilla
Posted: February 3, 2023, 3:34 pm
A 39-year-old man was charged with murder Friday in a horrific crash and stabbing on Pacific Coast Highway in Orange County that left a bicyclist dead.
Author: Jonathan Lloyd
Posted: February 3, 2023, 1:23 pm
Firefighters are battling a fire at a commercial building in Lynwood.
Author: Jonathan Lloyd
Posted: February 3, 2023, 10:52 am
Los Angeles' most famous mountain lion, a trailblazer who crossed freeways and helped residents better understand wildlife living in an urban landscape, will be celebrated Saturday at the Greek Theater in the park he used to roam.
Author: Jonathan Lloyd
Posted: February 3, 2023, 9:22 am
A 15-year-old boy was shot and killed in a shopping mall parking lot Thursday in Montclair.
Author: Jonathan Lloyd, Alex Vasquez and Alex Rozier
Posted: February 3, 2023, 6:12 am
After learning her doctor used an experimental device on her without her knowledge, Wendy Knecht complained to the Medical Board of California and set out to change the law. Just as new legislation takes effect, the Board has reached a decision about her doctor. But it is far from what she expected.
Author: Carolyn Johnson
Posted: February 2, 2023, 11:27 pm
Fire crews with the Los Angeles Fire Department responded to a water main break in Hollywood that was causing water to rush out onto the streets Thursday night. 
Author: Staff Reports
Posted: February 2, 2023, 10:25 pm
Beyoncé welcomed February with big news. She surprised her fans with a post on Instagram with a caption of: “RENAISSANCE WORLD TOUR 2023” on February 1. 
Author: Maria Celeste Alfaro
Posted: February 2, 2023, 7:03 pm
LeBron James had 26 points, seven rebounds and seven assists and pulled within 63 points of becoming the NBA’s career scoring champ as the Los Angeles Lakers rallied to beat the Indiana Pacers 112-111 on Thursday night. James gave Los Angeles its first lead on a 3-pointer with 2:35 left in the game, and Anthony Davis’ 11-footer with 35.1 seconds...
Author: Michael Marot
Posted: February 2, 2023, 6:54 pm
The family of Anthony Lowe, a double amputee fatally shot by Huntington Park police officers, filed a claim Thursday against the city on behalf of the man's 15-year-old son.
Author: City News Service
Posted: February 2, 2023, 6:38 pm
People who ignore “no parking” signs on their way to see the snow this weekend are more likely to get cited or towed. The big reason for the crackdown is that people who park illegally are clogging up the roadways and delaying emergency responders.
Author: Tony Shin
Posted: February 2, 2023, 6:22 pm
A chain-link fence surrounding Echo Park Lake that has been criticized by activists will be removed, Councilman Hugo Soto-Martinez announced on Thursday.
Author: City News Service
Posted: February 2, 2023, 4:35 pm
LeBron James’ inevitable trajectory to becoming the NBA’s all-time leading scorer is setting the stage for sky-high ticket prices. James is just 63 points away from shattering Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s record of 38,387. Nothing is guaranteed. But James, who’s averaging around 30 points per game this season, could have a real shot at breaking Abdul-Jabbar’s mark when the Los Angeles Lakers...
Author: Willian Avila
Posted: February 2, 2023, 4:23 pm
A man sued Los Angeles County Thursday, alleging he was wrongfully battered by sheriff's deputies when he found himself incidentally in the middle of a wild televised chase.
Author: City News Service
Posted: February 2, 2023, 2:49 pm
The number of mass shootings in the U.S. this year have outpaced the number of days. Here's a list of California mass shootings over the last 10 years.
Author: Heather Navarro
Posted: February 2, 2023, 2:24 pm
Sunday's Grammy Awards will feature an all-star celebration of the 50th anniversary of hip hop, the Recording Academy announced Thursday.
Author: City News Service
Posted: February 2, 2023, 2:15 pm
Authorities sought the public's help Thursday to find the person who fatally shot a man in an alley in Long Beach.
Author: City News Service
Posted: February 2, 2023, 1:35 pm
Two people sustained serious injuries in a two-car crash in Sunland Thursday morning. Rescue crews pulled a 45-year-old man and 75-year-old woman from their cars following the wreck on the 8600 block of West Foothill Boulevard, the Los Angeles Fire Department said. The man was rushed to a hospital in critical condition, while the woman was in serious condition. NBC4’s...
Author: Rudy Chinchilla
Posted: February 2, 2023, 12:02 pm
Police and fire department dispatchers can be heard trying to reassure callers that help is on the way after a shooting during a night of Lunar New Year celebrations in Monterey Park.
Author: Jonathan Lloyd
Posted: February 2, 2023, 11:46 am
A bicyclist was struck and fatally stabbed by a driver Wednesday in a horrific attack on Pacific Coast Highway in Orange County, authorities said.
Author: Hetty Chang and Jonathan Lloyd
Posted: February 2, 2023, 7:45 am
A threat made against an apartment security guard led to the search and seizure of multiple illegal weapons from one man's apartment.
Author: Robert Kovacik
Posted: February 1, 2023, 11:27 pm
Love don't cost a thing, but the same can't be said for Jennifer López's mansion in Los Angeles' Bel-Air neighborhood.
Author: Clara Ramirez
Posted: February 1, 2023, 10:28 pm
The two half-siblings of Anthony Avalos testified about the forced punishment they had to undergo before the death of their brother.
Author: City News Service
Posted: February 1, 2023, 9:48 pm
Nikki High, is on track of fulfilling her longtime dream of opening her own bookstore, Octavia's Bookshelf.
Author: Jonathan Gonzalez
Posted: February 1, 2023, 9:16 pm
The death of a double amputee wielding a large knife whom police shot in Huntington Park, California, has sparked a national outcry against the use of force against a disabled person.
Posted: February 1, 2023, 9:14 pm
Police have identified the two men who were killed by a driver involved in a police pursuit in Panorama City.
Author: Alex Rozier
Posted: February 1, 2023, 7:13 pm
Bell Gardens police are looking for a woman who they say assaulted a victim and stole a 1-month-old Maltipoo puppy this week.
Author: Mariela Gomez
Posted: February 1, 2023, 6:27 pm
The odds of winning the Powerball are 1 in 292 million. Those odds aren’t great, but the good news is people who purchase tickets are helping some great causes no matter what.   According to the California Lottery, when you play lottery games, a chunk of your money goes to local schools. For example, when you play the Powerball, 80 cents of...
Author: Lolita Lopez
Posted: February 1, 2023, 5:56 pm
LAPD took part in a multi-agency effort to catch predators who force others into sex work - after the Department slashed its human trafficking squad.
Author: Eric Leonard
Posted: February 1, 2023, 4:48 pm
A 2.9-magnitude earthquake shook the Sylmar area Wednesday afternoon, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Author: Rudy Chinchilla
Posted: February 1, 2023, 4:30 pm
Power was restored at Los Angeles International Airport Wednesday afternoon after outages at terminals and other facilities briefly disrupted operations.
Author: Rudy Chinchilla
Posted: February 1, 2023, 2:45 pm
A new development plan would increase the number of affordable housing units for people in South Los Angeles.
Author: Clara Ramirez
Posted: February 1, 2023, 1:47 pm
Southern California Gas Co. says the natural gas commodity price will drop by 68% this month compared to January's record-high prices, translating to dramatically reduced bills.
Author: City News Service
Posted: February 1, 2023, 11:05 am

 

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