Ellis Act evictions in L.A. on the rise

More landlords are using the law to sell their buildings and evict tenants in rent-controlled apartments as the economy improves and the housing market tightens.

A second mountain lion crosses the 101 freeway

A male mountain lion known as P-32 became the second big cat in less than month to cross the 101 freeway.

Apple Watch debut: 8 things to know about the newest smart watch


The Apple Watch is available as of Friday. Here's how to get your hands on one, the games you can play, why you might not really like it, and more.

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Huge Los Angeles march commemorates Armenian genocide


Throngs have joined Friday's six-mile walk from the Little Armenia neighborhood to the Turkish Consulate, carrying flags and signs.

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LAPD chief: cops should view body cam video after shooting

LAPD Body Camera

LAPD Chief Charlie Beck would allow officers to review video before being interviewed by investigators after a shooting. The policy is silent on when the public should see video.

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Jenner: 'For all intents and purposes, I am a woman'

From left, Bruce Jenner, Kanye West and Kim Kardashian attend FOX's "The X Factor" Season 2 Top 10 Live Performance Show on Nov. 21, 2012 in Hollywood, California.

In an interview with Diane Sawyer on ABC's "20/20", the former gold-medal-winning Olympic decathlete described a struggle with gender identity that began in childhood.

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PepsiCo swaps diet drink's aspartame

Beginning in August, a newly formulated aspartame-free Diet Pepsi will hit the shelves, the company says.

The company says Diet Pepsi consumers are concerned about aspartame, though the FDA has said the sweetener is safe in amounts commonly used by the beverage industry.

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Havana Biennial: More than 30 years of art reaching out from Cuba

The Havana Biennial Art Exhibition shows off the art of what's seen as a politically repressive society, where there's a fine line to walk when it comes to making a statement.