A pair of fire trucks collided at a Monterey Park intersection today, sending one of the trucks careening into a restaurant and leaving several people injured. More>>
Former Bell chief administrative officer Robert Rizzo, whose seven-figure salary as head of a small, working-class city made him the central figure in a headline-grabbing corruption probe, was sentenced today to 12 years in prison. More>>
A greater-alarm fire that was set deliberately destroyed most of an Elks Lodge in San Pedro early today. The fire, atop a hill overlooking San Pedro Harbor, was fought for almost two hours. More>>
17 dogs rescued from Mojave Desert home taken in by Simi Valley rescue group.
Calculate the foreign exchange rate a vacationing American would pay in India. Estimate from a random sample the number of 18- to 34-year olds who voted for a candidate. These are sample questions from the newly redesigned SAT, which aims for more real-world applications and analysis from students. More>>
It's legal in some states, but that doesn't mean it's good for you. In a new study, scientists say smoking marijuana even every once in a while may have long term health effects. More>>
Strong currents, rain and bad visibility hampered an increasingly anxious search Thursday for 287 passengers still missing a day after their ferry flipped onto its side and sank in cold waters off the southern coast of... More>>
Mayor Eric Garcetti and other Los Angeles leaders took turns quoting lyrics by rapper Jay-Z today as the music star joined them outside City Hall to announce a two-day music festival to be held at downtown's Grand Park this Labor Day weekend. More>>
Move over Google Now and Siri, there's a new gal in town and she's pretty classy! I take an early look at Microsoft's new smartphone personal digital assistant, Cortana.
NATO is strengthening its military footprint along its eastern border immediately in response to Russia's aggression in Ukraine, the alliance's chief said Wednesday.
While it seems too like science fiction, the reality is that we are getting darn close to vehicles that can do all the heavy lifting for you. More>>
The embattled Centinela Valley School Board under more fire from taxpayers after voting to appoint an interim superintendent, even though they are already paying for one. More>>
Shows scheduled for Wednesday and Thursday in Los Angeles were called off, along with a Saturday concert in San Jose, Calif. More>>
Mayor Chris Garcia is 28-years-old. He says "I'm proud I'm the youngest mayor ever in the city." He also is pleased with the report issued by State Controller John Chiang. It's not a great report.
Police are currently investigating two unattended backpacks found at the Boston Marathon finish line. More>>
Arraignment was postponed today for two registered sex offenders accused of raping and killing four women in Anaheim and Santa Ana. More>>
Authorities today searched the campus of Alhambra High School after someone reported the smell of gasoline coming from an office, police said. More>>
With the White House asserting that Russia is stoking instability in eastern Ukraine, President Barack Obama is once again faced with the complicated reality of following through on his tough warnings. More>>
[ECLIPSE PHOTO GALLERY] Look to the sky with the naked eye! The first total lunar eclipse of 2014 occurs in the overnight hours tonight and will be visible across most of North America. More>>
The calendar shows April 15, and you haven't even started on your federal tax return? Chances are, you don't need to fret. More>>
The emotion was very heavy at El Monte High School during a memorial vigil for 19-year-old Adrian Castro. More>>
The current phase of the probe into last week's catastrophic bus-big rig collision on Interstate 5 was focused today in Los Angeles, where federal investigators planned to interview witnesses.
[VIEW PHOTO GALLERY] A FedEx tractor-trailer crossed over a grassy median on a Northern California freeway and slammed into a bus carrying more than 40 high school students in an explosive crash that left 10 people dead. More>>
Five students and five adults were killed when a bus ferrying Southland students scheduled to visit Humboldt State University collided with a big rig in Northern California, authorities said today. More>>
Promising a "back to basics'' attitude, Mayor Eric Garcetti painted a rosy picture of the city's future, vowing to present a balanced budget that eliminates a multimillion-dollar deficit, bolsters public safety and improves neighborhoods. More>>