​Los Angeles motorcycle officer hurt in Interstate 5 crash

The California Highway Patrol says the crash happened early Tuesday near Santa Clarita. All southbound lanes of the freeway were closed for more than three hours before reopening.

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LA city budget funds immigration services but debate not over


The budget earmarks $1 million this year for the legal defense fund, but city officials must still approve policy details, including who benefits.

Freeway Battle

Another turn for the 710 tunnel proposal

The L.A. County Metropolitan Transportation Authority board is set to wade into the decades-long debate over a proposed tunnel linking the 10 and 210 freeways.

Santa Ana moves to create deportation defense fund

The Orange County city of Santa Ana plans to follow Los Angeles, New York and San Francisco in setting up a legal defense fund for immigrants facing deportation.

Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell's funeral will be Friday in LA

He will be buried at Hollywood Forever Cemetery in a private service.

Plane hits utility truck at LAX, eight people injured

Eight people were injured, none of them critically, when an Aeromexico plane collided with a truck on a taxiway. A separate inbound flight had hydraulic issues but managed to land safely.

Tour of California riders cross finish line in Pasadena

George Bennett won the Amgen Tour of California on Saturday although Evan Huffman won the seventh and final stage of the race.

LA activists rally to protest deaths of gay men in Chechnya

The Eyes on Chechnya rally in downtown L.A. is one of several happening around the nation.

Helping the homeless through a heat wave

The Giving Spirt doles out kits that include necessities to help people survive conditions on the streets.

LA case highlights rise of non-criminal immigrant arrests

When it comes to arresting immigrants, law enforcement officials have long prioritized those with criminal records. That's changing under Trump.

All the guns the LAPD's gun buyback could buy

758 guns — everything from handguns to assault rifles — were surrendered last weekend at a gun buyback sponsored by the LAPD.

Wondering how to afford a home in SoCal? We've got some advice

Just under a third of LA households can buy a median-priced home. Five years ago, more than half of them could. What happened?

ICE arrests spike under Trump — in LA, not so much

​Immigration officials say in the president's first 100 days, immigrant arrests nationwide rose by 38 percent. In the Los Angeles area, arrests are up by about 5 percent.

City Council to take up program that aims for zero traffic deaths

Council members will debate how two new sources of funding for transportation projects will be spent in the coming fiscal year, including on Vision Zero.

The Styled Side: more fashion runways are landing in LA

Runways in NYC and Paris are made for the press and store buyers. But some designers are skipping them to show in L.A., instead, where the audience is mostly customers.

LA holds another low-turnout election with big consequences

Voters in Tuesday's general election chose two pro-charter members, tipping the balance of the seven-member Los Angeles Unified School District board.