A Nation Engaged: being transgender means you have two American identities

The you as you are now, and the you before you transitioned. Making sure the government sees that new you can be an arduous process.

Kershaw gets save, LA tops Nats 4-3 to win NLDS

The Dodgers won the last two games of the best-of-five NLDS with Kershaw pitching in each and now head to the NL Championship Series to face the Chicago Cubs.

New exhibit tells story of Westwood's Old Soldiers' Home

The Santa Monica History Museum recounts the Home's history, dating to 1887. Today it's the site of the West L.A. Veterans Affairs campus.

On being young, black and confused in America

Tyree Boyd-Pates was a child when he learned he was black. In the decades to follow, he'd come to understand identity through his eyes and the eyes of others.

Westside motorists, get ready for Biden street closures

The vice president is scheduled to be in town for a fundraiser, so motorists driving in Santa Monica, Westwood and West Los Angeles should be prepared for traffic tie-ups Thursday night and Friday morning.

Richard Nixon museum makeover puts visitors in his shoes

The museum reopens Friday following a $15 million makeover aimed at bringing the country's 37th president closer to younger generations.

Metro receives private proposals to speed big projects

Several proposals from private companies would set up partnerships with the Los Angeles transit agency to move major transportation projects ahead.

A Nation Engaged: 'To me, being an American is a bunch of hyphens'

"Now there's a shift...where checking 'I am other' is actually empowering." A Nation Engaged looks at what it means to be American through the mixed heritage lens.

Measure M promises 15 percent less traffic — by 2057

Congestion improvements will mostly be felt in areas where Metro's Measure M projects will be built, once completed

Jury still out on Adelanto detention center health care

A new health care provider brought in by the private operator of the Adelanto immigrant detention facility after two detainees died last year has been met with mixed reviews.

Measure M tax increase could cost each resident $25-$65 a year

The proposed sales tax bump would pay for a massive build-out of new train and highway systems, But will a higher tax affect where you buy your next big screen TV?

How to stay safe in a bear attack

A hiker was attacked by a Black Bear near Sierra Madre. Take Two takes a look at human-bear relations and how to stay safe in a bear encounter.

CHP: Man shot by officer had been running on highway

Authorities say a man in his 30s had traumatic injuries and died at a hospital Monday night.

Power outage in LA County prompts flaring at Torrance refinery

Tens of thousands of customers in the South Bay were briefly without power Tuesday. The outage also prompted warnings to shelter in place as the Torrance refinery burned off product in response to the outage.

Inside the Adelanto detention facility: Troubled history, vows for reform

Documents and contracts obtained by KPCC and interviews with former detainees raise questions about the state's largest privately-run site for immigrants.

All lanes of SB I-605 open following fatal crash

All southbound lanes of I-605 were closed well into the morning commute during the cleanup and investigation of the multi-vehicle crash.