Residents at Skid Row's Madison Hotel say the cheap rent has kept them off the streets. Now they're suing their landlord as conditions in the building have worsened.
USC hired Helton as its permanent coach on Monday, removing the interim tag five days before the Trojans face Stanford in the Pac-12 championship game.
California has more than 1,000 miles of coastline that is home to businesses, neighborhoods and vital shipping and agriculture areas.
Always an original, the Lakers star announced Sunday that he'll retire at the end of the 2015-2016 season. And he did it with a poem.
The victim, a white male about 40 to 50 years old, was pronounced dead on the scene by the L.A. County Fire Department, according to officials.
Is spending the money on shelters or permanent housing the most cost-effective solution?
On the eve of a major climate conference in Paris, activists in Los Angeles join with people around the world to press for action on climate change.
The sheriff's department is asking for the public's help in finding the mother of a newborn baby who was found buried under asphalt and rubble near the L.A. River.
A particularly brazen coyote snuck into a house and snapped up a Chihuahua from a bedroom where a baby and two other dogs were sleeping.
For the second weekend in a row the synthetic version of marijuana has caused multiple overdoses and sent nearly a dozen people to the hospital.
Southern California clinched the Pac-12 South title with a 40-21 victory over No. 22 UCLA.
Resorts have been making man-made snow to groom the slopes, but even a small amount of the real stuff was welcome.
The winner of Saturday's crosstown rivalry showdown gets the Pac-12 South title and a berth in the conference championship game next week against No. 13 Stanford.
State funds will help 1,000 homeowners pay for a critical quake retrofit. It's an expansion of a program aimed at shoring up certain types of single family homes.
Temperatures could get as low as 28 degrees Friday night and into Saturday morning in the Inland Empire, and as low as 23 degrees in the upper deserts.