LA Metro offers free rides for Expo extension opening


The free rides will be available on the entire Expo Line, not just the new extension. They begin at noon May 20 and last until close of service May 21.

Sunday May Day marches expected to draw large crowds, more security

May Day march organizers are asking participants to remain peaceful while police say they're ready for whatever happens following violent protests at Donald Trump's California appearances.

California test opt-out rates look highest among 11th graders

Burbank High School had a 41 percent opt-out rate on this year's state standardized tests. That's much higher than the statewide percentage.


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Janitors march in downtown Los Angeles


The janitors are demanding higher pay, better working conditions and an end to what they call unfair labor practices.

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Fistfights, protests at California GOP convention as Trump speaks

Donald Trump was the first to speak Friday, his speech delayed by protesters who forced his motorcade to take a different route to the convention.

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James Turrell in Palo Alto: hot art bling is the new thing in Silicon Valley

The prominent international Pace Gallery has opened its first West Coast outpost, and it's not in San Francisco or Los Angeles. And there's even more art to see in the Santa Clara Valley.

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Gun buyer in San Bernardino attack asks to delay trial

California Shootings

Enrique Marquez Jr. has pleaded not guilty to conspiring with one of the San Bernardino shooters and to providing material support to terrorists.