Palm Springs bus crash

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Fatal tour bus crash near Palm Springs

At least 11 people are dead after a tour bus and big rig crashed early Sunday morning near Palm Springs.

Firefighters search for remains of 84-year-old man missing in Mt. Washington fire

After fire at a three-story, hillside home, crews have ramped up the search for his remains.

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Olympic hurdler Simone Schaller dies at 104

She was believed to be the oldest living Olympian.

California soldiers must repay enlistment bonuses

Nearly 10,000 California National Guard soldiers have been ordered to repay huge enlistment bonuses a decade after signing up to serve in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Fire at Ontario recycling facility under control

A fire that tore through an Ontario recycling center on Friday and sent up a cloud of smoke visible for miles is now under control.

Notorious Hotel Cecil will be considered for landmark status

L.A.'s Cultural Heritage Commission has agreed to consider the 92-year-old downtown hotel for designation as a "Historic-Cultural Monument," which would allow its owner to apply for tax breaks in its renovation of the building into a boutique hotel.

Will flooding put a damper on plans for the LA River?

Potential flooding may be causing trouble for neighborhoods close to the Los Angeles River.

How cop's eye for detail helped this Angeleno model LA — in Legos

When LAPD officer Jorge Parra isn't walking the beat in L.A., he's still thinking about the city's street and buildings. He's spent years building a model of L.A. ... out of Legos.

Santa Monica debates: should the public vote on big new developments?

Initiative LV – or LUVE – would lead to the public voting on every big new development before it breaks ground.

Sheriff McDonnell, DA Lacey speak out against Prop 57

They echo opponents' argument that the statewide ballot measure would let violent felons - not just non-violent ones as Prop. 57 states - be eligible for early parole.

Paralympic gold medalist: When I swim, I don't feel blind

Veteran and Paralympian Brad Snyder spoke with Take Two about his path from being blinded in combat to winning gold medals at the Paralympics.

LA Sparks headed to Game 5 of WNBA Finals

With the Indians advancing to the World Series and the Dodgers and Cubs tying their series, you might have missed what else is going on in sports.

Tunneling to begin on downtown Regional Connector rail line

The connector, set to open in 2021, will eliminate the need for many rail transfers, shortening travel time by about 20 minutes through downtown.

Getting the earthquake safety message to Spanish speakers

For foreign-born Latinos, their first instinct might be to flee buildings during an earthquake. But in California, that can put them in more danger.

How will Measure M impact low-income communities?

A panel of experts discussed the Los Angeles County measure to fund transportation projects. One issue: will the poor be impacted disproportionately?

Inglewood has a police oversight commission, but some argue it lacks power

Critics point out that the commission didn't even meet in the seven months between October 2015 and May 2016.