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How to avoid crowds when traveling internationally at LAX

The airport is expected to serve around 40,000 international passengers a day this summer — a record number. Here's what officials recommend you do to avoid the crowds.

Mansionization Ordinance

LA looks to scale back some 'McMansions'

Changes to a "mansionization" law would eliminate or scale back provisions that allow homeowners in some areas to build bigger.

Cal State Raises

CSU teachers OK tentative pact with 10.5 percent raise

The three-year deal must still be approved by the CSU's Board of Trustees, which is expected to take the issue up during its May 24-25 meeting.

Millennial Matters: A Take Two special on Generation Y

Entitled, lazy, tech-obsessed: just some of the labels attached to Millennials. In a Take Two special, host A Martinez busts the myths with those who are living the Gen Y life.

Why millennials are speaking up for social justice

Why is Gen Y one of the most active generations in half-a-century?

Seismic retrofit orders to start reaching mailboxes

Owners of buildings with 16 or more dwelling units that are at least three stories tall will soon start to receive notices to complete a seismic retrofit.

Divided by deportation: Immigration and Generation Y

Ten years ago Carol Romo's parents were deported after living in the U.S. for over 20 years. At just 16 she had to decide--should she follow her family or stay behind?

How millennials cope with their generation's unique pressures

Generation Y is faced with pressures unique to the times. How do they cope? Three Millennials from different backgrounds discuss.

After 50 years, Coast Guard helicopters must leave LAX

Soon Coast Guard Air Station Los Angeles will be no more. The helicopters, mechanics and air crewmembers are relocating to Point Mugu in Ventura County.

#SeekingShade: Twitter users react to LA's missing bus shelters

A KPCC investigation found LA's plan to install bus shelters has fallen apart, leaving bus riders finding alternative ways of seeking shade. Tell us yours!

Wildfires cause dip in new California housing units

But state officials said Monday that Los Angeles, California's largest city, saw the most growth in housing, with 12,224 new units.

LA city bus shelters going unbuilt as city seeks to renegotiate contract

A KPCC probe found the city's bus shelter program has collapsed, with hundreds of structures unbuilt and millions in projected revenues yet to be realized.

May Day demonstrators take to LA streets

May Day marchers chanting slogans and carrying signs — and at least one Donald Trump piñata — took to the streets of Los Angeles on Sunday.

Woman killed, 3 kids hurt when car jumps curb in Los Angeles

Police are investigating why the car jumped the curb and plowed into pedestrians Saturday afternoon.

Extra carpool lanes on the 10 Freeway to ease congestion

The project will create about five miles of road going in both directions of the freeway between Citrus Street in West Covina and the 57 Freeway.

LA Metro offers free rides for Expo extension opening

The free rides will be available on the entire Expo Line, not just the new extension. They begin at noon May 20 and last until close of service May 21.