The Republican-run House has voted to avoid a partial government shutdown next week but also delay President Barack Obama's health care law.
A new poll finds a majority of California voters want the $68-billion bullet train project stopped and consider it a waste of money.
The father of a Dodgers fan fatally stabbed after a Giants game is planning a public plea for witnesses after San Francisco's DA said he lacks evidence to charge the man suspected of the killing.
Approved in a contentious process this summer, the bill is scheduled to take effect Oct. 29. Opponents say it would close more than a third of the state's abortion clinics.
Britain's Brian Cookson says he will focus on helping cycling recover from years of doping scandals. "I felt I owed it to the cycling world to put an end to the misery."
A Republican-led effort in Congress hopes to delay Obamacare for one year. However, LA activists are undeterred in their efforts to promote medical insurance.
The National Security Agency's effort to find connections between suspects has led the agency to collate reams of phone and e-mail data with information from sources that include GPS data and Facebook.
For best friends — one in Washington, D.C., the other in Nairobi — communications bring quick comfort in the globalized world, where both the malls and the random gunmen are all too familiar.
Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck has rescinded the department's controversial car impound policy that made it easier for unlicensed drivers to keep their cars.
The 19 firefighters who died after being trapped by an Arizona wildfire in late June were only about 600 yards from a designated safety zone at a ranch.
Southern California fire officials increased staffing levels Saturday because of red flag warnings announced for areas in Orange, San Diego, San Bernardino and Riverside counties.
Despite reports of a shoe being thrown at President Hassan Rouhani's car, he had many backers among the crowds that gathered near Tehran's airport Saturday.
Sunday's 14th annual Herbalife Triathlon Los Angeles will force drivers in the Venice, Mid-City and Koreatown areas to use freeways to bypass closed streets.
Dozens of museums are free Saturday in SoCal, including the California Science Center, the Grammy Museum and the Petersen Automotive Museum. See the full list here.
There was one survivor found about 50 yards from the burning Nissan when police arrived on the scene shortly after 4 a.m. Paramedics reported smelling alcohol on her breath.
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