The accused driver was taken into custody and is being held on $6 million bail, according to L.A. County Sheriff’s Department jail records.
At the end of two days of testimony, Judge Thomas Borris ordered Vanesa Zavala and Candace Brito to face trial on murder charges for the beating death of Kim Pham.
Three men are charged with setting the fire that destroyed five homes, damaged 17 others and caused evacuations in the Glendora and Azusa areas.
The FAA reports a steady uptick in the number of so-called "laser strikes" across the U.S. since it first started keeping track in 2005.
The San Bernardino County District Attorney issued a report on Christopher Dorner's last stand near Big Bear last year. It found the law enforcement officers involved acted lawfully.
Kiyoshiro Yamamoto and Susumu Ueda, who worked at the The Hump at Santa Monica Airport, each face up to three years in federal prison, plus fines and community service.
New L.A. County Sheriff's Inspector General Max Huntsman acknowledges he lacks formal power but says the fact all eyes are on the department should help encourage change.
Advocates are urging businesses to post signs with hotline numbers for people to report human trafficking. City leaders say they are unsatisfied with the level of compliance.
Candace Brito, 27, and Vanesa Zavala, 25, have pleaded not guilty to murder charges. Both are being held in jail in lieu of $1 million bail in connection with the beating death of Kim Pham outside a Santa Ana nightclub.
Bridges was wanted in connection with the Jan. 23 stabbing death of 21-year-old Robert Brewer of Texas at a motel in L.A. County's unincorporated Westmont area.
Accused Guatemalan war criminal Jorge Sosa was sentenced to 10 years in prison Monday on immigration fraud charges and faces eventual deportation. For local survivors of Guatemala's civil war, there's a sense of relief — and painful memories relived.
LAPD spokesman Richard French says police responded to reports of shots fired at 9:30 a.m. Monday in Reseda and found a man with a weapon.
The CHP says Kattan drove his Mercedes into a city vehicle that belonged to a crew conducting maintenance on a guardrail. No injuries are reported.
A Sacramento legislator wants to require all new smartphones and tablets to come with a "kill switch" starting next year to discourage theft.
A man is dead and two women were injured early Sunday morning when they were shot exiting a Koreatown parking lot. Police say a witness at the scene then ran down the suspect with his car.
The victim says he was in the hospital for two weeks after the February, 2009 incident. Two L.A. County Sheriff's Deputies were indicted on Friday.