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  • Hillary Rodham Clinton Signs Book, Receives Award

    Hillary Rodham Clinton Signs Book, Receives Award

    Friday, June 20 2014 12:12 AM EDT2014-06-20 04:12:00 GMT
    A big day for the former First Lady, the former New York Senator and former U.S. Secretary Of State, Hillary Rodham Clinton. She receives the William O. Douglas Award during a dinner presentation in Century City.
    A big day for the former First Lady, the former New York Senator and former U.S. Secretary Of State, Hillary Rodham Clinton. She receives the William O. Douglas Award during a dinner presentation in Century City.
  • Another Judge Ruling in Casey Kasem Case

    Another Judge Ruling in Casey Kasem Case

    Tuesday, June 10 2014 12:04 AM EDT2014-06-10 04:04:08 GMT
    A Los Angeles Superior Court Judge has ruled Casey Kasem should be fed and given all needed medication while he is hospitalized in Washington State. That as Kasem’s wife, Jean, went to court fighting an earlier ruling that made Kerri Kasem, Casey’s daughter from an earlier marriage, his temporary conservator.
    A Los Angeles Superior Court Judge has ruled Casey Kasem should be fed and given all needed medication while he is hospitalized in Washington State. That as Kasem’s wife, Jean, went to court fighting an earlier ruling that made Kerri Kasem, Casey’s daughter from an earlier marriage, his temporary conservator.
  • U.S. Marine Still Jailed In Mexico

    U.S. Marine Still Jailed In Mexico

    Wednesday, May 28 2014 11:34 PM EDT2014-05-29 03:34:19 GMT
    The decorated U.S. Marine and Afgan war hero, Sgt. Tahmooressi, will stay in a Mexican prison after a stunning new development in his case.
    The decorated U.S. Marine and Afgan war hero, Sgt. Tahmooressi, will stay in a Mexican prison after a stunning new development in his case.
  • Marina Del Rey's "Horror Show"

    Marina Del Rey's "Horror Show"

    Thursday, May 22 2014 11:15 PM EDT2014-05-23 03:15:20 GMT
    Thousands of dead fish mysteriously rose to the surface at a section of Marina Del Rey near Ballona Creek, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
    Thousands of dead fish mysteriously rose to the surface at a section of Marina Del Rey near Ballona Creek, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
  • Iconic Kate Mantilini’s Closing In Beverly Hills

    Iconic Kate Mantilini’s Closing In Beverly Hills

    Wednesday, May 14 2014 1:44 AM EDT2014-05-14 05:44:09 GMT
    The Hollywood Reporter called it the spot for Power Lunches and it’s the place where Hollywood deals would be closed, now Kate Mantilini Restaurant in Beverly Hills is closing too.
    The Hollywood Reporter called it the spot for Power Lunches and it’s the place where Hollywood deals would be closed, now Kate Mantilini Restaurant in Beverly Hills is closing too.
  • Web Shopping Hits Express Lane on L.A’s Westside

    Web Shopping Hits Express Lane on L.A’s Westside

    Monday, May 5 2014 11:11 PM EDT2014-05-06 03:11:42 GMT

    Google Express Delivery allows you to shop your favorite brick-and-mortar store on-line.

    Google Express Delivery allows you to shop your favorite brick-and-mortar store on-line.

  • Suspect Wanted For Attempted Abduction

    Suspect Wanted For Attempted Abduction

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 11:19 PM EDT2014-04-24 03:19:25 GMT
    Culver City Police are searching for the man who tried to abduct a middle school student as she walked home from school. Investigators say the girl was walking near the Culver City Teen Center on Farragut Drive Tuesday afternoon when a man approached her.
    Culver City Police are searching for the man who tried to abduct a middle school student as she walked home from school. Investigators say the girl was walking near the Culver City Teen Center on Farragut Drive Tuesday afternoon when a man approached her.
  • Deadly Shooting Near 110 Freeway Brings Traffic Nightmare

    Deadly Shooting Near 110 Freeway Brings Traffic Nightmare

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 1:14 AM EDT2014-04-23 05:14:19 GMT
    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.
    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.
  • Mexico Quake – A 7.2 Shaker

    Mexico Quake – A 7.2 Shaker

    Friday, April 18 2014 10:36 PM EDT2014-04-19 02:36:44 GMT
    A powerful earthquake shook central and southern Mexico on Friday. Mexico's seismology service calculated the magnitude at 7.2 and said it was centered near the resort city of Acapulco.
    A powerful earthquake shook central and southern Mexico on Friday. Mexico's seismology service calculated the magnitude at 7.2 and said it was centered near the resort city of Acapulco.
  • Drivers In Fiery FedEx/School Bus Crash Had Clean Records

    Drivers In Fiery FedEx/School Bus Crash Had Clean Records

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:25 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:25:18 GMT
    [VIEW PHOTO GALLERY] Both drivers in the fiery Northern California crash involving a FedEx truck and bus full of students had clean driving records.
    [VIEW PHOTO GALLERY] Both drivers in the fiery Northern California crash involving a FedEx truck and bus full of students had clean driving records.
  • South Korean Ferry Sinks: Terror On The High Seas

    South Korean Ferry Sinks: Terror On The High Seas

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 11:30 PM EDT2014-04-17 03:30:33 GMT
    A desperate search for survivors is playing out right now in the cold murky waters off the coast of South Korea.
    A desperate search for survivors is playing out right now in the cold murky waters off the coast of South Korea.
  • Centinela Valley School Board To Vote On Interim Superintendent To Fill in for Jose Fernandez

    Centinela Valley School Board To Vote On Interim Superintendent To Fill in for Jose Fernandez

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 10:15 AM EDT2014-04-16 14:15:46 GMT
    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.
    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.
  • No Indication What Might Have Happened To 239 People On Plane

    No Indication What Might Have Happened To 239 People On Plane

    Saturday, March 15 2014 1:16 AM EDT2014-03-15 05:16:22 GMT
    Investigators also say they are not sure if the plane landed safety at an unknown location or if the plane crashed into the ocean.
    Investigators also say they are not sure if the plane landed safety at an unknown location or if the plane crashed into the ocean.
  • Storm Evacuations Ordered For Possible Floods, Mudslides

    Storm Evacuations Ordered For Possible Floods, Mudslides

    Friday, February 28 2014 2:06 AM EST2014-02-28 07:06:51 GMT
    Southern California got an overnight soaking Thursday as residents prepared for a second, more powerful storm that could bring heavier rain and prompted fears of mudslides in communities along fire-scarred foothills.
    Southern California got an overnight soaking Thursday as residents prepared for a second, more powerful storm that could bring heavier rain and prompted fears of mudslides in communities along fire-scarred foothills.
  • 87-year-old Man Loses His Best Friend

    87-year-old Man Loses His Best Friend

    Friday, January 24 2014 12:05 AM EST2014-01-24 05:05:32 GMT
    Heart break, it is the same in any language.  For Mario Segovia it came when his 2-year-old Chihuahua, Shorty, was snatched as he looked on.
    Heart break, it is the same in any language.  For Mario Segovia it came when his 2-year-old Chihuahua, Shorty, was snatched as he looked on.
  • Hombre de 87 años de edad, pierde a su mejor amigo

    Hombre de 87 años de edad, pierde a su mejor amigo

    Friday, January 24 2014 12:04 AM EST2014-01-24 05:04:18 GMT
    Un corazón roto es lo mismo en cualquier idioma. Para Mario Segovia se produjo cuando le robaron a su mascota Chihuahua de 2 años de edad, Shorty.
    Un corazón roto es lo mismo en cualquier idioma. Para Mario Segovia se produjo cuando le robaron a su mascota Chihuahua de 2 años de edad, Shorty.
  • Dodger Ticket Delirium

    Dodger Ticket Delirium

    Saturday, October 12 2013 3:09 PM EDT2013-10-12 19:09:23 GMT
    Everybody has it, from every pitch through every game. Tickets are available on websites like Stubhub. But, it will cost you. Game Three of the series , the first home game, with the Cardinals this Monday.
    Everybody has it, from every pitch through every game. Tickets are available on websites like Stubhub. But, it will cost you. Game Three of the series , the first home game, with the Cardinals this Monday.
  • Mayor Garcetti - First 100 Days

    Mayor Garcetti - First 100 Days

    Wednesday, October 9 2013 1:26 AM EDT2013-10-09 05:26:06 GMT
    "There is a new culture at City Hall", that from Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti as he marks the first 100 days of his administration.
    "There is a new culture at City Hall", that from Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti as he marks the first 100 days of his administration.
  • Dry Santa Ana Winds Prompt Red Flag Warnings

    Dry Santa Ana Winds Prompt Red Flag Warnings

    Friday, October 4 2013 10:37 AM EDT2013-10-04 14:37:00 GMT
    Gusty dry winds return to Southern California early Friday with rising temperatures and low humidity increasing the fire danger to critical levels.  Red Flag Warnings will continue until Sunday evening.
    Gusty dry winds return to Southern California early Friday with rising temperatures and low humidity increasing the fire danger to critical levels.  Red Flag Warnings will continue until Sunday evening.
  • Shutdown In 3rd Day With Obama, Hill At Impasse

    Shutdown In 3rd Day With Obama, Hill At Impasse

    Thursday, October 3 2013 10:40 AM EDT2013-10-03 14:40:59 GMT
    The government limped into a third day of partial shutdown Thursday with no sign of a way out after a White House conversation between President Barack Obama and top congressional leaders.
    The government limped into a third day of partial shutdown Thursday with no sign of a way out after a White House conversation between President Barack Obama and top congressional leaders seemed only to harden the stances of Democrats and Republicans.
  • Federal Government Shutdown – Day One

    Federal Government Shutdown – Day One

    Wednesday, October 2 2013 12:44 AM EDT2013-10-02 04:44:25 GMT
    Congress hung "Closed" signs on a big swath of the government Tuesday and sent home 800,000 workers in what President Barack Obama labeled an "ideological crusade" by GOP lawmakers.
    Congress hung "Closed" signs on a big swath of the government Tuesday and sent home 800,000 workers in what President Barack Obama labeled an "ideological crusade" by GOP lawmakers determined to gut his health care law.
  • NFL Back To LA?

    NFL Back To LA?

    Wednesday, September 25 2013 1:41 AM EDT2013-09-25 05:41:24 GMT
    The Los Angeles City Council's Economic Development Committee now backing a resolution urging the National Football League to bring back at least one, if not two teams.
    The Los Angeles City Council's Economic Development Committee now backing a resolution urging the National Football League to bring back at least one, if not two teams.
  • 'Biblical Rains' In Mexico: 80 Dead and Thousands of Tourists Stranded

    'Biblical Rains' In Mexico: 80 Dead and Thousands of Tourists Stranded

    Thursday, September 19 2013 2:42 AM EDT2013-09-19 06:42:03 GMT
    The death toll from days of flooding in southern and central Mexico rose to 80 Wednesday, and new reports of landslides in a village near the resort of Acapulco threatened to drive the number of casualties even higher.
    The death toll from days of flooding in southern and central Mexico rose to 80 on Wednesday, and new reports of landslides in a village near the resort of Acapulco threatened to drive the number of casualties even higher.
  • High School Students Charged With Sex Crimes

    High School Students Charged With Sex Crimes

    Tuesday, September 17 2013 9:31 PM EDT2013-09-18 01:31:39 GMT
    Two Murrieta high school students were in court Tuesday morning after being arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting or raping six girls, most of them fellow students, authorities said.
    Two Murrieta high school students were in court Tuesday morning after being arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting or raping six girls, most of them fellow students, authorities said.
  • Syria Town Hall Debate, The "No"s Have It

    Syria Town Hall Debate, The "No"s Have It

    Friday, September 6 2013 11:18 AM EDT2013-09-06 15:18:27 GMT
    Overwhelming opposition to a US military strike on Syria, that after a  town hall debate on military action held at Loyola Marymount University in west LA. Sponsored by KABC Radio and FOX 11 News.
    Overwhelming opposition to a US military strike on Syria, that after a  town hall debate on military action held at Loyola Marymount University in west LA. Sponsored by KABC Radio and FOX 11 News.
  • Rim Fire Continues To Burn - Yosemite Still Open

    Rim Fire Continues To Burn - Yosemite Still Open

    Tuesday, August 27 2013 9:14 PM EDT2013-08-28 01:14:43 GMT
    The Rim Fire is now growing and spreading to cover an area of 280 square miles. It's become the state's 7th largest fire on record as it continues to threaten more of the Yosemite National Park.
    The Rim Fire is now growing and spreading to cover an area of 280 square miles. It's become the state's 7th largest fire on record as it continues to threaten more of the Yosemite National Park.
  • 3 Teenagers Kill…“Just for Fun”

    3 Teenagers Kill…“Just for Fun”

    Wednesday, August 21 2013 2:56 AM EDT2013-08-21 06:56:27 GMT
    A cold blooded killing in Oklahoma, after cops says 3 teenagers killed out of boredom, just for fun.
    A cold blooded killing in Oklahoma, after cops says 3 teenagers killed out of boredom, just for fun.
  • City Of Carson Demands Shell Clean Up Toxic Soil

    City Of Carson Demands Shell Clean Up Toxic Soil

    Tuesday, July 30 2013 2:10 PM EDT2013-07-30 18:10:24 GMT
    It all centers around the Carousel Community of Carson with it's 285 homes. All built on the same land Shell Oil used back in the 1960's to store it's oil.
    It all centers around the Carousel Community of Carson with it's 285 homes. All built on the same land Shell Oil used back in the 1960's to store it's oil.
  • Treatment Yes-Resignation No, So Says San Diego Mayor

    Treatment Yes-Resignation No, So Says San Diego Mayor

    Friday, July 26 2013 11:20 PM EDT2013-07-27 03:20:49 GMT
    A stunning announcement from the embattled Mayor Of San Diego. Mayor Bob Filner, a Democrat, says he will go into intensive therapy for 2 weeks.
    A stunning announcement from the embattled Mayor Of San Diego. Mayor Bob Filner, a Democrat, says he will go into intensive therapy for 2 weeks.
  • LA County Sheriff’s Office: This Will Not Happen Again

    LA County Sheriff’s Office: This Will Not Happen Again

    Friday, July 26 2013 1:23 PM EDT2013-07-26 17:23:26 GMT
    An apology is being extended from the LA County Sheriff's Office, after a comic's performance reportedly left Sheriff Lee Baca and many others feeling uncomfortable.
    An apology is being extended from the LA County Sheriff's Office, after a comic's performance reportedly left Sheriff Lee Baca and many others feeling uncomfortable.
  • The High Cost Of….Buying Gas

    The High Cost Of….Buying Gas

    Tuesday, July 2 2013 2:47 AM EDT2013-07-02 06:47:54 GMT
    Another 3 cents per gallon is now added to each gallon of gas.  This latest tax increase brings the total state sales tax to 39 and a half cents per gallon.
    Another 3 cents per gallon is now added to each gallon of gas.  This latest tax increase brings the total state sales tax to 39 and a half cents per gallon.
  • Mother Of Santa Monica Shooter, “Overwhelmed With Sorrow”.

    Mother Of Santa Monica Shooter, “Overwhelmed With Sorrow”.

    Tuesday, June 11 2013 1:54 AM EDT2013-06-11 05:54:20 GMT
    In her first public reaction since the deadly shootings in Santa Monica last Friday, Randa Abdou, the mother of the gunman, is speaking out.
    In her first public reaction since the deadly shootings in Santa Monica last Friday, Randa Abdou, the mother of the gunman, is speaking out.
  • Sexual Misconduct At 30 Thousand Feet

    Sexual Misconduct At 30 Thousand Feet

    Friday, May 31 2013 3:29 AM EDT2013-05-31 07:29:34 GMT
    United Airlines now being sued by a teenaged girl who claims she was sitting across the aisle of a man during a cross country flight, when he exposed himself.
    United Airlines now being sued by a teenaged girl who claims she was sitting across the aisle of a man during a cross country flight, when he exposed himself.
  • Slide Threatens San Bernardino County House

    Slide Threatens San Bernardino County House

    Wednesday, April 24 2013 1:42 PM EDT2013-04-24 17:42:07 GMT
    The Grand Terrace home has been red-tagged as unsafe and two occupants will be out until engineers can decide what to do.
    The Grand Terrace home has been red-tagged as unsafe and two occupants will be out until engineers can decide what to do.
  • Missing Colorado Teenager And The Search In LA

    Missing Colorado Teenager And The Search In LA

    Friday, March 22 2013 3:23 AM EDT2013-03-22 07:23:43 GMT
    It's a widening search that is now playing out from the westside of Los Angeles to the cities of the Inland Empire.
    It's a widening search that is now playing out from the westside of Los Angeles to the cities of the Inland Empire. 
  • School Hires Security After Charlie Sheen Dog Poop Threat

    School Hires Security After Charlie Sheen Dog Poop Threat

    Friday, March 15 2013 7:41 PM EDT2013-03-15 23:41:35 GMT
    A private school in calabasas has hired extra security to patrol the campus all because actor Charlie Sheen called for acts of vandalism against the school. He claims his 9-year-old daughter Sam was bullied there.
    A private school in calabasas has hired extra security to patrol the campus all because actor Charlie Sheen called for acts of vandalism against the school. He claims his 9-year-old daughter Sam was bullied there.
  • A Plea of “Not Insane" For Movie Massacre Suspect

    A Plea of “Not Insane" For Movie Massacre Suspect

    Wednesday, March 13 2013 3:55 AM EDT2013-03-13 07:55:30 GMT
    James Holmes, the Colorado Movie Massacre Suspect, is now one step closer to going on trial. That,  after a plea of not guilty, entered by the judge on behalf of the defendant himself.
    James Holmes, the Colorado Movie Massacre Suspect, is now one step closer to going on trial. That,  after a plea of not guilty, entered by the judge on behalf of the defendant himself.
  • Hack Attack: From D.C. To Hollywood

    Hack Attack: From D.C. To Hollywood

    Wednesday, March 13 2013 3:50 AM EDT2013-03-13 07:50:00 GMT
    A mysterious website posting sensitive personal data of many of the powerful people in Washington, and here in Hollywood.
    A mysterious website posting sensitive personal data of many of the powerful people in Washington, and here in Hollywood. If all the information posted online is actually true, it could be one enormous security breach.

     
  • New Pope: Beyond the Conclave, Secret Politics

    New Pope: Beyond the Conclave, Secret Politics

    Tuesday, March 5 2013 3:05 PM EST2013-03-05 20:05:46 GMT
    Let the politicking begin. The world's eyes are on Rome as the leaderless Roman Catholic Church begins its 2,000-year-old process of choosing a pope.
    Let the politicking begin. The world's eyes are on Rome as the leaderless Roman Catholic Church begins its 2,000-year-old process of choosing a pope.


  • Burglary Suspects Arrested in Compton Following High-Speed Chase

    Burglary Suspects Arrested in Compton Following High-Speed Chase

    Tuesday, February 26 2013 11:08 PM EST2013-02-27 04:08:05 GMT
    A pair of burglary suspects from San Bernardino County led police Tuesday on a chase that hit speeds of more than 100 mph, ending in South Los Angeles.
    A pair of burglary suspects from San Bernardino County led police Tuesday on a chase that hit speeds of more than 100 mph, ending in South Los Angeles, where a female suspect was quickly arrested and a second was arrested after a short search.
  • READ: Murder Suspect Chris Dorner's Manifesto

    READ: Murder Suspect Chris Dorner's Online Manifesto

    Tuesday, February 12 2013 6:03 PM EST2013-02-12 23:03:26 GMT
    The ex-LAPD officer named as a suspect in the  slaying of a college basketball coach and her fiance in Irvine wrote about committing the slaying in an online manifesto.

     
    VIEW ALL RELATED CHRIS DORNER STORIES & VIDEOS // The ex-LAPD officer named as a suspect in the  slaying of a college basketball coach and her fiance in Irvine wrote about committing the slaying in an online manifesto.

     
  • Taxed! A FOX 11 California Dream Special

    Taxed! A FOX 11 California Dream Special

    Saturday, February 9 2013 2:26 AM EST2013-02-09 07:26:32 GMT
    We take a look at all the new taxes Californians are now paying, thanks to the passage of Prop 30. How does it affect your pocketbook, and the state's economy as a whole?
    We take a look at all the new taxes Californians are now paying, thanks to the passage of Prop 30. How does it affect your pocketbook, and the state's economy as a whole? Is it good to shore up the state's finances? Or better to unleash job creating entrepreneurs? You decide!
  • George Zimmerman Trial: No Delay

    George Zimmerman Trial: No Delay

    Wednesday, February 6 2013 3:29 AM EST2013-02-06 08:29:16 GMT
    George Zimmerman, the self-appointed neighborhood watch captain, will stand trial as scheduled in June. Zimmerman charged with the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, the Central Florida teenager last year.
    George Zimmerman, the self-appointed neighborhood watch captain, will stand trial as scheduled in June. Zimmerman charged with the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, the Central Florida teenager last year.
  • Pemex Explosion: Dozens Dead

    Pemex Explosion: Dozens Dead

    Friday, February 1 2013 3:51 AM EST2013-02-01 08:51:27 GMT
    The dead toll now stands at 25, as of midnight Thursday. More than 100 are hurt and there are reports of many still trapped.
    The dead toll now stands at 25, as of midnight Thursday. More than 100 are hurt and there are reports of many still trapped.
  • Abortion Debate Persists 40 Years after Roe v. Wade Ruling

    Abortion Debate Persists 40 Years after Roe v. Wade Ruling

    Wednesday, January 23 2013 3:23 AM EST2013-01-23 08:23:29 GMT
    The United States Supreme Court and its' landmark decision, Roe V. Wade, legalizing abortion. A ruling that gave birth to the Pro Choice, Pro Life movements, and the emotional debate that has followed.
    The United States Supreme Court and its' landmark decision, Roe V. Wade, legalizing abortion. A ruling that gave birth to the Pro Choice, Pro Life movements, and the emotional debate that has followed.
  • Lance Armstrong: I’m Sorry and I Want To Compete Again

    Lance Armstrong: I’m Sorry and I Want To Compete Again

    Saturday, January 19 2013 2:29 AM EST2013-01-19 07:29:29 GMT
    Revealing more of his dark secrets, Lance Armstrong finally answers the question, why come clean now?
    Revealing more of his dark secrets, Lance Armstrong finally answers the question, why come clean now? 
  • Obama To Congress: 'You Must Act Now' On Gun Control

    Obama To Congress: 'You Must Act Now' On Gun Control

    Thursday, January 17 2013 3:22 PM EST2013-01-17 20:22:21 GMT
    President Obama signs more than 20-Executive Orders, saying it is time to make a real and lasting difference to stop gun violence.
    President Obama signs more than 20-Executive Orders, saying it is time to make a real and lasting difference to stop gun violence. 
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