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Limousine crash in Santa Clarita injures 11, 5 critically

Los Angeles County fire officials say the crash occurred shortly after 8 p.m. Saturday on State Route 126 in Santa Clarita.

Scales Fire: 15 Freeway crash causes Cajon Pass fire

The fire spread to 10 acres, but firefighters were making good progress, according to the United States Forest Service, with the fire holding at 10 acres.

South Dakota firefighter dies battling wildfire in California

David Ruhl's body was recovered Friday. With 20 major wildfires burning in California Gov. Brown declared a state of emergency. Nine of those fires cover areas of at least 1,000 acres.

Long Beach vault explosion: City says power restored to all

Service is being provided either through Edison's network or through the use of temporary generators.

Long Beach vault explosion: Officials mad at Edison over outages

Edison said it would send crews to inspect vaults downtown starting at 10 a.m. and anticipates power would be back for all customers by 6 p.m., according to Long Beach police.

Long Beach suffers another vault explosion

Another vault explosion has knocked out power for some Long Beach residents. Southern California Edison spokeswoman Susan Cox says 30,000 customers are impacted.

Monsoonal flow brings thunderstorms to parts of Southern California

Scattered thunderstorms unleashed fierce downpours, and showers hit elsewhere around Southern California during another blast of unusually humid weather.

Bunker Hill native says 'Get Angels Flight running again!'

A man who rode the original Angels Flight thousands of times tells us about life on Bunker Hill before "urban renewal."

Boy still critical, girl improving in California tree fall

Pasadena Fire Department spokeswoman Lisa Derderian said Wednesday that an arborist is beginning an investigation to determine what caused the 75-foot-tall pine to fall.

Rip currents lead to many rescues on LA County coast

A southern swell brought the powerful currents to Los Angeles County beaches around 3 p.m. Tuesday. The currents are expected to continue through Friday.

8 children hurt, 2 critically, by falling tree in Pasadena

Witnesses say the tree, which is dozens of feet tall, made a cracking sound and came down on children just as a summer day camp at the Kidspace Children's Museum.

Remembering LA's 1984 Olympics in archival photos

Do you remember the Summer Olympics of 1984? Share with us using the hashtag #1984Olympics on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. Tag us at @kpcc.

Pasadena Courthouse business still disrupted following fire

All traffic matters were being handled as usual, but the closure of the main courthouse prompted officials to redirect some cases to the Los Angeles Superior Court.

Drought cutbacks challenge SoCal water officials at home

Many water officials in Southern California will need to cut back more at home to help their districts meet reduction targets, a KPCC analysis has found.

High heat, monsoonal moisture heading to region

Thunderstorms are likely to develop this week over the mountains, interior valleys and deserts, but forecasters say some coast and coastal valley areas could also see storms.

Pasadena courthouse mostly closed after fire; public being redirected

The Pasadena Courthouse was partly closed and operating on a "modified schedule" after a fire that ignited some hazardous materials early Monday morning.