Investigators suspect illegal fireworks sparked a fire that injured four firefighters and caused up to $3 million in damage to three warehouses in South Los Angeles.Add your comments
A small plane sent beachgoers scrambling Saturday when it made a crash landing in Carlsbad, injuring one person and causing evacuation of the area.
Authorities say five people were injured after a passenger on a Greyhound bus grabbed the steering wheel from the driver, forcing it into a ditch off a Southern California freeway.
A man was found dead, and five others were injured, during an Echo Park house fire Saturday morning.
Just in time for the Fourth of July, Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies have seized more than a half-ton of illegal fireworks.
Fireworks often frighten dogs and cats and cause them to bolt — leading to what is the busiest day of the year for animal control officers.
A spokeswoman for Burbank's Bob Hope Airport said it was taking "appropriate measures" to ensure passengers are safe over the holiday weekend.
It's going to be the biggest July Fourth weekend for SoCal travelers since 2007. Las Vegas and San Diego top the destination list.
The city attorney's office said Wednesday that criminal charges have been filed against two vendors in downtown L.A.
Mop-up efforts, aided by light rain, continue with air attacks by water-dropping helicopters. More than 270 campers have been evacuated.
California's Independent System Operator, which manages the state's energy grid, has urged consumers to reduce their usage between 2 p.m. and 9 p.m on Tuesday and Wednesday. It's the first "flex" alert for Southern California since 2012.
Whether you want to see a professional pyrotechnic spectacular or safely light up fireworks at home, here's a guide to celebrating Independence Day.
The projects were from eighth-graders at Lincoln Middle School in Santa Monica, and seniors at Petaluma High School and Damien High School in La Verne.
The Lake Fire in San Bernardino County has scorched 48 square miles of desert brush and forest timber more than a week after it broke out. It was more than halfway contained Monday.
Whittier residents reported finding Ziploc bags containing flyers, rocks and candies on their lawns this weekend.
A monsoonal system in northern Mexico and Arizona will bring hot, humid weather and a chance of thunderstorms. Beachgoers should be aware of the potential for lightning strikes.