Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti has used Labor Day to call for raising the city's minimum wage. Garcetti on Monday announced a proposal hike from the current $9 per hour to $13.25 in 2017. More>>
At least four people were killed in South Los Angeles in a series of Labor Day shootings that also left several victims wounded, police said today. More>>
The captain of a sailboat has been arrested on suspicion of DUI after his craft ran aground and began to capsize at Venice Beach. City News Service reports the boat hit the beach between the Venice and Santa Monica piers shortly after midnight Tuesday. More>>
Dunkin' Donuts celebrates the opening of its first Southern California restaurant. Doors opened at 5 a.m and the formal ribbon-cutting at 10 a.m., featuring local dignitaries and a $5,000 check presentation to the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank. More>>
Jason Patric, Actor, Activist and Founder of 'Stand Up for Gus', returned to court on Tuesday, September 2 to resume the trial that was erroneously aborted by the prior trial judge and directed to take place by the Court of Appeal, which was ruled in Jason's favor. More>>
Nude photos of Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence have been leaked online by a hacker who claimed to have a "master list" of images of 100 other starlets. A representative for the star of "The Hunger Games" confirmed the photos of Lawrence were real and blasted the hacker for "a flagrant violation of privacy." More>>
A publicist for Jennifer Lawrence says the actress has contacted authorities after nude photos of her were apparently stolen and posted online. More>>
Chicago children returned to school Tuesday walking past even more guards than last year, when concerns about safety prompted the city to line the streets with 1,200 adults every day. More>>
Los Angeles County sheriff's officials say a deputy involved in a rollover accident on the 14 Freeway near Palmdale was treated for minor injuries. More>>
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti has used Labor Day to call for raising the city's minimum wage. More>>
A 27-year-old woman is speaking out about her claims that she was raped. Desiree Patton says that her assailant "put my hands behind my back and cuffed me.” More>>
Gov. Jerry Brown has signed into law a bill making it perfectly legal to bring your dog out to dinner with you. The dog must remain in an outdoor-dining section, be on a leash, behave, and not be in the same area where food is being prepared. The law, which goes into effect Jan. 1 , should provide some relief to dog lovers statewide. More>>
Iraq's outgoing prime minister travelled to a small northern Shiite town Monday, praising its residents for fending off attacks by Sunni militants who had besieged them for more than two months until security forces backed by Iran-allied Shiite militias and U.S. airstrikes broke the siege a day earlier. More>>
More than 71,000 fans descended on Grand Park in downtown Los Angeles during a two-day concert featuring headliners John Mayer and Kanye West, along with Weezer, Iggy Azalea, Kendrick Lamar and South Gate's own Cypress Hill. More>>
Joan Rivers' loved ones said Sunday that they remain hopeful about her recovery three days after she went into cardiac arrest at a doctor's office. More>>
A significant aftershock from last weekend's magnitude-6.0 earthquake has rattled Northern California's wine country. More>>
The 6.0-earthquake that damaged buildings and left scores of people injured in California's wine country was the largest temblor to hit the San Francisco Bay Area since the 6.9-magnitude Loma Prieta earthquake in 1989. More>>
The Los Angeles County Fair begins its 23-day run at Fairplex in Pomona today with a nighttime Chinese lantern display and an expanded farm area but without a staple of 75 years, horse racing. More>>
A group of civil rights activists plans today to call on Beverly Hills to enact a "racial profiling prohibition" ordinance in response to the arrest of a black television and film producer.
Authorities say two people are dead from an Encino apartment fire that also left a firefighter and five other people hospitalized. The Los Angeles Fire Department says more than 100 firefighters fought the blaze that was reported about 9 p.m. Thursday. More>>
The adult film industry's trade association called for a moratorium on porn production today in response to a performer potentially being positive for HIV. More>>
Running back Anthony Brown has quit Southern California's football team, and coach Steve Sarkisian was stunned by Brown's apparent accusations of racism against him on social media. More>>
NFL players will be subject to a six-week suspension for a first domestic violence offense and banishment from the league for a second under a new policy outlined by Commissioner Roger Goodell. More>>
For years the California film industry has been fighting runaway production, but it hasn't been easy given all of the lucrative incentives other states and countries have been offering. Today, State Senator Kevin de Leon is expected to introduce to the Senate a bill he negotiated and is reasonably certain the Governor will sign within the month. More>>
Sheriff's homicide detectives are investigating the discovery of a body in a drainage well on the 605 freeway. City News Service reports Caltrans workers doing maintenance early Thursday found the badly decomposed body along the center divider of the 605 Freeway in Lakewood. Sheriff's Lt. Alicia Malone says the identity of the dead person was not immediately determined.
As the U.S. strikes Islamic State targets in Iraq, extremists belonging to the same militant group across the border in Syria are capturing new territory and becoming bolder by the day.
USC Senior Cornerback Josh Shaw admits he lied. He told USC officials that he fabricated the story about rescuing his nephew in a pool in Palmdale, California. More>>
Emmy Show after-parties tend to be raucous affairs. Even for those who don't receive statues, the music, the dancing, the food and yes, the free-flowing alcohol combine to put many party guests in a spirited mood. Although I don't imbibe, I felt that spirit at the two crowded galas I attended this week. More>>
[VIEW PHOTO GALLERY] It's Labor Day, which marks the time you can officially start thinking about your Fall wardrobe. Style Expert Rachel Zalis stopped by to share five of the hottest trends to be on the lookout for this season.
It's Labor Day, which marks the time you can officially start thinking about your Fall wardrobe. Style Expert Rachel Zalis stopped by to share five of the hottest trends to be on the lookout for this season.
Runaway movie production is out of control. KTTV Vice President and General Manager Kevin Hale looks at what needs to be done bring the movie industry back to Los Angeles, in this POV.