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Shark sightings off OC beaches prompt closures

Waters off the coast of two Orange County Beaches remain off limits Saturday after a couple of Great White sharks were spotted near shores.

Homeless evictions, Santa Ana River

Judge orders Orange County to respect property of homeless

A federal judge granted a temporary restraining order that requires Orange County to take extra measures to protect homeless people’s belongings, including providing 24-hour notice and storing seized property no more than a mile away.

ICE to stop holding immigrants in Santa Ana Jail

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U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement is ending its contract with Santa Ana for use of the city’s jail to detain immigrants.

Brown sets April deadline to devise road-fix funding plan

The governor repeated his call for major spending to shore up a deteriorating infrastructure, which has taken on more urgency with the Oroville Dam crisis and recent rains.

Metro Expo Line delays up to 20 minutes this weekend

Travelers on Metro's Expo Line may experience delays of as much as 20 minutes over the weekend. Service will be interrupted for repairs and maintenance starting at 9 p.m. Friday night.

Skid Row dilemma: Is it wrong to use sprinklers to keep the homeless away?

The city won't keep the sidewalks clear and clean, and you're trying to run a business. And you're not a hipster boutique that just parachuted into Skid Row a few years ago. We've got a dilemma for you.

Border Patrol: DACA recipient detained in alien smuggling case

Jesus Alonso Arreola Robles was arrested Feb. 12 in San Diego County. His family and lawyer say no criminal charges have been filed against him.

A new multi-agency policing effort for Metro trains and buses

LAPD and Long Beach police will join county sheriffs in policing L.A. county buses and trains in an effort to add officers to the system and increase security.

DACA recipient from LA arrested, attorney says

A young immigrant from Los Angeles who has been living and working here under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program has been arrested and detained, according to his attorney.

CA economic concerns grow as Trump's immigration policies roll out

State Sen. Kamala Harris, business leaders and immigration experts cite economic contributions of foreign-born workers in California.

LA gets a break from the rain — at least until the Oscars

It will be dry for most of Wednesday through Friday night, but Sunday, there will be a change. Just in time for the Oscars, the rain will return, dropping an inch over two days.

Parent of smuggled child fears prosecution under Trump order

A Salvadoran immigrant used a smuggler to bring her child to the U.S., but now could face deportation and criminal prosecution under new Trump immigration order.

Studio City sinkhole repairs could take weeks

Two cars and chunks of pavement disappeared when the sinkhole opened up on the 4200 block of Laurel Canyon Boulevard during last week's intense rainfall.

#NotMyPresidentsDay protest draws anti-Trump crowd in LA

Monday's rally at L.A. City Hall was the latest demonstration against Trump's agenda and policies. Similar rallies were held in cities around the country.

Traffic study ranks LA as world's most clogged city

L.A. drivers averaged 104 hours each driving in congestion during peak travel periods in 2016, according to a study by a transportation analytics firm.

A tale of two dams

Amid the damage at the Oroville Dam, a $1 billion auxiliary spillway is set to be completed this year at California's Folsom Dam. Both cases represent widely diverging conditions across California's dams, as well as the challenge of maintaining older dams with outdated designs.