A California brown pelican that apparently had its jaw pouch slit is expected to undergo surgery, and a $5,000 reward was being offered today for information that leads to the culprit. More>>
Reports say there have been extended delays in health care appointments suffered by veterans across the country and who died while waiting for appointments and care. More>>
Orange County prosecutors today told a judge today they no longer wished to use a jailhouse snitch's recording of a defendant appearing to brag about the worst mass killing in the county's history.
Hollywood executives deny claims of sexual abuse outlined in lawsuits
Hollywood executives deny claims of sexual abuse outlined in lawsuitsMore>>
The mother of a 17-year-old honors student who was among 10 people killed in a fiery Northern California bus crash sued FedEx on Tuesday, alleging that its trucks have a history of catching fire. More>>
Q&A with Bruce Quarto, President CEO Quarto Valley Records, Inc. What to do when you love music and can make things happen? While America has music maker shows like American Idol an L.A. entrepreneur is making music his own way.
An NYPD plan intended to better connect with the community on Twitter using the hashtag "myNYPD" seems to have backfired.
Tomorrow marks the 99th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide. Tomorrow also marks another year that’s gone by where the Turkish government has not recognized the slaughter of 1.5 million Armenians as a genocide. More>>
Certified Broadcast Meteorologist Rick Dickert breaks down Earth Day in the latest edition of his L.A. Weather Insider.. More>>
A commission evaluating Los Angeles County's child welfare system concluded today that it is "in crisis" and asked for a major overhaul, including the creation of an Office of Child Protection. More>>
The Internal Revenue Service has paid more than $2.8 million in bonuses to employees with recent disciplinary problems, including $1 million to workers who owed back taxes, a government investigator said Tuesday. More>>
Dozens of people, in a packed West Covina City Council chambers raised their hands when asked who was opposed to Verizon Wireless building a cell tower in their neighborhood. More>>
Glendale Police are asking for the public's help to find an arsonist who has set 17 fires since January. Most were minor, set in trash or abandoned furniture. More>>
A deadly shooting brings a traffic nightmare on the northbound Pasadena Freeway, as several lanes are closed for hours through the afternoon rush and most of the night. LAPD closing two lanes at Via Marisol in Highland Park, after reports of gunshots. More>>
Officials say a 16-year-old boy is "lucky to be alive" and unharmed after flying from California to Hawaii stowed away in a plane's wheel well, surviving cold temperatures at 38,000 feet and a lack of oxygen. "Doesn't even remember the flight," FBI spokesman Tom Simon in Honolulu told The Associated Press on Sunday night. "It's amazing he survived that." The boy was questioned by the FBI after being discovered on the tarmac at the Maui airport Sunday morning with no identification, Simon said... More>>
[VIEW PHOTO GALLERY] Funeral services were held today for a 51-year-old Los Angeles police motorcycle officer who died from injuries suffered when he was struck by an SUV driven by an allegedly drug-impaired driver in Sun Valley.
Surveillance cameras at San Jose International Airport successfully captured the teenager on the tarmac, climbing up the landing gear of a jet. But in the end, the cameras failed because no one noticed the security breach until the plane - and the boy - landed in Hawaii. More>>
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden warned Russia on Tuesday that "it's time to stop talking and start acting" to reduce tension in Ukraine, offering a show of support for the besieged nation as an international agreement aimed at stemming its ongoing crisis appeared in doubt. More>>
A Santa Monica High School science teacher who was placed on leave after being caught on video fighting with a student he had confronted about drugs in class will be back at work today.Mark Black, who is also the school's wrestling coach, was placed on paid leave after the April 4 confrontation, which led to the arrests of two students. The move sparked outrage among some parents and students who have been rallying in support of Black. More>>
American Meb Keflezighi has won the Boston Marathon, a year after a bombing at the finish line left three dead and more than 260 people injured. More>>
Two men were in custody today for allegedly stabbing two nurses in separate attacks at medical facilities in Sylmar and Torrance over the weekend, authorities said.
Hell on earth, that's how some doctors describe Recessive Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa also known as E.B. It's a horrible genetic disease that Nicky Zahorcak was born with. A lot of his skin is raw, the slightest touch can cause blisters that quickly spread. He says, "Right now, all the bandages that you see everywhere even on my sides, they're all raw skin." His mother Silvia says very few people know about this rare condition and she wants to change that. More>>
Witness says that man who allegedly made threats at Times building worked for a firm that rents space from the newspaper. More>>
The captain of a sunken South Korean ferry was arrested Saturday on suspicion of negligence and abandoning people in need, as investigators looked into whether his evacuation order came too late to save lives. Two crew members were also arrested, a prosecutor said.The disaster three days ago left more than 270 people missing and at least 29 people dead.
Funeral services will be held for University of La Verne graduate student and staff member Arthur Arzola -- who was one of 10 people who died in a crash between a tour bus and FedEx truck in Northern California. More>>