LA pedestrian fatally struck by Metrolink train

The Coroner's Office today named the 24-year-old man who was struck and killed by a Metrolink train in East Los Angeles last night.

Standoff with shooting suspect ends in Hawaiian Gardens

The suspect reportedly shot the mother of his two children at least six times in Riverside County Saturday morning.

Where can you watch Dodger games in the LA area?

Bummed that you won't be able to watch the Dodgers on TV (even though you live within miles of the stadium)? Luckily the LA-area is full of sports bars and other establishments that will be airing the games.

No Alcohol, No Live Music: Huntington Beach to scale back US Open of Surfing

City officials and promoters are scaling back this summer's U.S. Open of Surfing in Huntington Beach. It's an effort to avoid rioting that happened after the event last year.

Metrolink looks to add express trains on San Bernardino–LA line

The payoff for riders will be time: the express ride can save up to 90 minutes round trip. The plan involves new tracks at an estimated cost of $126 million.

Weekend Traffic: 3 events will close roads around LA

The Hollywood Half Marathon, downtown's CicLAvia cycling extravaganza, the Thai New Year celebration and several areas of road construction will tie up commutes this weekend.

Friday's 5.1 OC earthquake caused $2.6 million in damage

Repair costs for the three cities hardest hit are not enough to qualify automatically for federal disaster assistance, but an expert says they can appeal.

Pasadena to host the North American Tree Climbing Championship

Climbing trees is usually reserved for kids. But this weekend at Brookside Park, professional tree trimmers from the U.S. and Canada will compete in a national climbing competition.

Judge rules against Beverly Hills in subway fight

A judge has ruled that the environmental review process for a planned subway that runs under Beverly Hills High School was thorough, fair and legal.

San Gabriel bans casino tour buses from making pick-ups on city streets

The ordinance, modeled after a similar law in Monterey Park, would restrict the companies to making pickups in private parking lots, and subjecting violators to fines.

LA adult bike riding classes show it's never too late to learn

Did you know one in nine adults don't know know how to ride a bike? If you're one of those nine, “Learn To Ride For Adults” could be the answer for you.

Earthquake insurance: Expensive but worth the cost?

The recent earthquakes that shook Southern California also rattled the nerves of some homeowners. Should you buy earthquake insurance? AirTalk debates.

LA Heat exhibition celebrates Angelenos' love of hot sauce

Hot sauces are getting a tribute at downtown's Chinese American Museum in the exhibit, "LA Heat," now on display until July 12th.

Group using cannabis to treat seizures to relocate

The Realm of Caring California, a nonprofit that uses cannabis oil to treat children's seizures, says it will relocate after being ordered to shut down by the city attorney's office.

Monterey Park to elderly shoppers: Please don’t take carts home

Worried about blight, the city is expected to approve new rules on shopping carts like requiring signage about unauthorized removal in Chinese, Spanish and English.

More rain due Tuesday, with new threats to LA County burn areas

The National Weather Service says there's a slight chance of lingering showers through the day, but the precipitation threat will increase Tuesday night into Wednesday.