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Red Flag warnings for fire danger due to Santa Ana winds and a critical lack of moisture were extended through the week instead of expiring Monday afternoon as was initially forecast.
'Oumuamua is the first of its kind: an object from outside our solar system, observed by astronomers. Now, a group of researchers is trying to find out if it is transmitting any signs of life.
Although the allegations are so old criminal charges cannot be brought, detectives may be able to use evidence they collect to help prosecute other cases.
No matter what happens in Alabama on Tuesday, it will have consequences that stretch from Birmingham to the Beltway.
It’s been nearly 30 years since a grand jury was convened to look at a potential problem with L.A.'s criminal justice system. Prominent attorney Charles Linder says it's time for another.
The center in Lake View Terrace is intended to be "a one-stop shop" for residents and business owners affected by the recent wildfires.
The library selects movies for preservation because of their cultural, historic or artistic importance. ''Field of Dreams" and "Die Hard" are also among those tapped.
The hills of Southern California are lined with invasive grasses, which after a hot, dry year, were ready to ignite with a spark.
The extreme warming trend continues, and scientists fear that floating sea ice will be gone by mid-century. That will have extraordinary effects closer to home.
The federal funding of the program lapsed in September. States have been burning through leftover funds, or borrowing from other accounts, as they wait for Congress to act before the end of January.
Late last week the Department of Transportation announced it would withdraw proposed measures that would require airlines to show the full cost of booking, including baggage, at ticket purchase.
Three lanes of the northbound 405 are closed early Tuesday morning due to a collision late Monday night on the 405 Freeway at Santa Monica Boulevard.
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Judd Apatow started out in stand-up, but ultimately found success in movies and TV. Now he's back onstage in a new comedy special, "The Return."
The annual compilation, which was founded by Franklin Leonard, has been a springboard for up-and-coming writers to get their work read by industry big-wigs.
San Franciscans are in mourning today as they remember Mayor Ed Lee, who died unexpectedly on Tuesday morning at the age of 65.
Mario Batali, one of the most well-known restaurateurs in the country, is taking a leave of absence from co-hosting the ABC show “The Chew,” as well as from the day-to-day operations of his restaurant empire.
Over $16 million has been raised for the victims of the Las Vegas massacre in October - the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history.
A 22-year-old East Harlem rapper/producer and an 81-year-old Florida retiree made headlines last week when the two unlikely friends posted their meeting on Twitter.
A number of studies have already pointed to the negative health effects of being glued to our screens, including lower self-esteem, increased anxiety and poor impact on overall well-being.
The December fires have already damaged many homes in Southern California. One ecologist thinks that this should force people to reconsider how they develop housing.
Oliver Wang from Soul-Sides.com shares his favorites from the latest tracks to drop, including songs from Sharon Jones and Miguel.
"When I take a transaction in Bitcoin, my percentage is so much less than taking a transaction from a credit card," one business owner says. His shop is one of the few spots where you can find a Bitcoin ATM in L.A.
Bobby Cagle is a former adoptee, and he comes from Georgia to lead L.A.'s Department of Children and Family Services.