Fall heat wave building on Southern California coast

Record-breaking heat has hit California as the state prepares for a sweltering weekend marked by Santa Ana winds and extreme fire danger.

Televangelist's grandson launches new 'Hour of Power'

The reformatted program will be similar to the "Hour of Power" televangelist show made famous by Robert H. Schuller. The first episode airs Sunday.

News about SCPR: Southern California Public Radio wins 4-star Charity Navigator rating

KPCC's parent company Southern California Public Radio has earned the coveted four-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator.

CicLAvia guide: New route, where to eat, what to see (and come visit KPCC)

CicLAvia will be extending outside of Los Angeles city boundaries for the first time this Sunday since starting four years ago. Here's everything you need to know.

CityLab 2014 recap: Listen to sessions addressing city challenges

KPCC recorded a handful of sessions from the CityLab 2014 conference. You can listen to the audios here on this page.

Key Los Angeles subway connector 1 step closer

A new underground train that will speed passengers through downtown Los Angeles took a symbolic step forward Tuesday with a "groundbreaking" attended by shovel-wielding politicians and transportation officials.

Ed Sullivan statue stolen from TV academy plaza

The statue was taken on Sunday from atop a pedestal in the academy's Hall of Fame Plaza in North Hollywood.

AEG requesting more time to build an NFL stadium

AEG asked city officials Monday for a six-month extension to negotiate an NFL franchise. Mayor Eric Garcetti's office says it's willing to wait.

NY fire captain charged with molesting boys in LA

The 51-year-old Riera was arrested Friday at a Staten Island firehouse and will be extradited from New York.

4 hospitalized after store pepper spray exposure

Fire Supervisor Bernard Peters says the pepper spray was released inside the Home Depot in Covina on Monday afternoon.

Top 10 cities to raise a family in Southern California

CreditDonkey created a list of the top ten cities to raise a family in Southern California based on a study. South Pasadena was among the top three.

Los Angeles won't require skyscraper helipads

New Los Angeles skyscrapers will no longer be required to have rooftop helicopter landing pads under a change in city rules.

Deer escapes backyard swimming pool in LA

A spokeswoman for the state Department of Fish and Wildlife says the deer was tranquilized and transported to Malibu Creek State Park, where it was released.

Heat wave to hit Southern California again

The National Weather Service says high pressure will build into the area on Thursday, strengthen Friday and peak on Saturday. Temps in the valleys will reach triple digits.

Palm Restaurant to change locations, will leave caricatures behind

The Palm Restaurant in West Hollywood will close its doors Tuesday. It has plans to move to a new location, but its illustrations won't come along.

Sunset Boulevard reopened after crews repair ruptured water main

Crews have repaired a ruptured water main and reopened Sunset Boulevard but one westbound lane in West Hollywood will remain closed Sunday.