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California lawmaker seeks to shut down 710 tunnel proposal for good

There's been a decades-long debate over how to connect two ends of the San Gabriel Valley. Could the option of a 710 tunnel be scrapped for good?

LA council OKs more frequent community plan updates

New rules co-authored by Councilman Jose Huizar requires the city to update its 35 community plans every six years. The plans provide guidelines for what can and can't be built in a neighborhood. Some of those plans haven't been updated in more than 15 years.

Yemenis stuck by travel ban arrive in LA

An order by a federal judge in Seattle suspended the temporary travel ban and allowed the Yemenis to fly to Los Angeles. The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals is expected to rule on the Trump administration's appeal of that order this week.

Homeless camps removed from Santa Ana River in Orange County

Orange County Public Works began removing homeless camps along the Santa Ana River on Wednesday, saying it needs the land to store boulders and sand for flood and erosion control.

One in a Million: 'Knowing I was different from my classmates, I felt alone'

Here in Southern California, an estimated 1 million undocumented people call the region home. Alma de Jesus, 34, a mother of two, is one of them.

How 'historical' are Bob Hope’s old home and former LAPD HQ?

The former police headquarters is viewed by some as a symbol of the LAPD's troubled past on race relations. A historical landmark designation could offer some protection from demolition.

LA struggles to respond to record number of pothole reports

The city of Los Angeles promises to respond to requests to fix potholes within three working days, but winter storms last month quadrupled the usual load.

LA County moves to shut down unlicensed pot shops

L.A. County on Tuesday signaled it would extend a temporary ban on the cultivation, testing and sale of cannabis and called for a renewed crackdown on illegal dispensaries

California school bus crash critically injures student

The bus was carrying eight special-education students and two staff members in the high desert city of Lancaster, according to an Antelope Valley school district official.

Metro's subway-to-shopping pedestrian portal opens in DTLA

The new subterranean connector links travelers to The Bloc shopping center. It's the first of its kind in the Metro system, and officials say the connector not only provides another underground entrance, but also more capacity for the second-busiest station in Metro.

Second 'weak' storm to hit Southern California

Tuesday will see light rain with possible showers in the afternoon. Downtown Los Angeles is nearing an inch total of rainfall this week, and stronger storms could be on the horizon as early as next week and later in the month, according to experts.

Yemenis head to LA as travel ban heads to appeals court

Twenty Yemeni immigrants whose travel to Los Angeles was halted by President Trump's ban will be flying to LAX, but uncertain if the restrictions will be reinstated.

California Republicans ask Trump to block state high-speed rail

California House Republicans are pushing the Trump administration to block a $650 million federal grant to fund electrification of a San Francisco Bay Area train system that would also benefit the state's high-speed rail project.

Southern California begins week with rainfall

Concerns over mud and debris flows led the city of Duarte to issue an alert for the area affected by last year's Fish Fire. Residents were told to clear debris near their homes and take vehicles off the street.

For every dollar Californians give to DC, we get back...

If President Trump cuts off California from federal funds, could our state pay its own way?

Iranian student returns to US after being sent back

Sara Yarjani, an Iranian student with a U.S. student visa studying for her master's degree, arrived back in L.A. Sunday afternoon. A federal judge in Seattle granted a nationwide restraining order on President Donald Trump's travel ban, which allowed for Yarjani's return.