The River Bottom Fire was expected to continue to burn heavily on Wednesday, according to the San Bernardino County Fire Department.
In addition to the payment, the settlement calls for the county to waive an estimated $790,000 in treatment costs for a man left paralyzed after treatment at County/USC Medical Center.
Andrew Getty, grandson of famed Los Angeles oil baron J. Paul Getty, has died. He was 47.
A fire that quickly grew to 60 acres on Tuesday was threatening buildings, and reports indicate evacuations have been ordered.
Seven-year-old Faith Lennox never thought she needed a left hand. But when it came to getting one custom made in a day by a 3-D printer, that was a different story.
Each UC campus has a version of a siren used in the Iraq war that can harm hearing in just a few seconds. UCLA has used it repeatedly for crowd control.
In a statement shared with KPCC, the university identified a person involved in a crash with a Metro train on Saturday as Jacob Fadley, a student at USC's School of Cinematic Arts.
A 22-year-old man who died after a seizure at an electronic music festival in San Bernardino County was a University of California, Irvine senior.
Los Angeles firefighters say nearly two dozen people suffered injuries, mostly minor, when a commuter train struck a car near downtown Los Angeles and partially derailed.
More warm weather is on its way to Los Angeles next week, according to the National Weather Service.
Car's driver and train's operator are seriously injured in crash at crossing near USC Saturday. Nineteen train passengers receive minor injuries.
While Orange County zeroes in on a year-round homeless shelter site, homeless advocates also want the county to find a suitable administrator for it.
A statement on the school's website says a student lit the firework around 10 a.m. It's unclear where the student got it.
The public has a chance to name a Los Angeles Zoo animal for the first time ever, with prizes for the winner, the zoo announced. The contest runs through April 26.
The enthusiastic Fischbeck (and his signature bowtie and glasses) worked for KABC for almost 20 years, according to the station, before retiring.
Thousands of children who crossed the US border last year are now working their way through the immigration court system. One of them is Yoel Vallecillo.