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Huge Los Angeles march commemorates Armenian genocide


Throngs have joined Friday's six-mile walk from the Little Armenia neighborhood to the Turkish Consulate, carrying flags and signs.

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Train delays? Metro will write you a tardy note

If you take public transportation to work or school, you're no stranger to delays. Good news: Metro will help you get out of trouble.

Should Venice Beach allow women to sunbathe topless?

Venice Neighborhood Council wants L.A. City Council to OK women going topless at Venice Beach. Supporters say it's an equality issue.

PETA offers $5,000 reward in sea lion pup abduction

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals announced the reward Wednesday for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the pup-nappers.

Board votes to boot tenants from Hollywood high-rise

Tenants in the Hollywood building will be moving out after a panel that oversees the L.A. Dept. of Building and Safety voted to uphold an order calling for their removal.

LADWP considering more tiered water rates, despite ruling

Despite a recent appeals court ruling in San Juan Capistrano, LADWP plans to continue looking at expanding its tiered water pricing system.

Do you like South LA's proposed new nickname? Vote here

Councilmember Bernard C. Parks says the nickname will reinvigorate South Los Angeles. Residents will weigh in on the name change at Tuesday night's council meeting.

Appeals court throws out water rates meant to spur conservation

The court rules San Juan Capistrano did not justify its sliding scale of water rates and violated state law meant to curb arbitrary pricing.

Highway Fire: Unattended cooking fire identified as cause

The Highway Fire near the Prado Dam area of Chino at one point threatened 200 homes, though officials lifted evacuation orders late Sunday.

Winds, dry weather slowing gains on Riverside wildfire

Evacuation orders have been lifted for residents near a wildfire that broke out near a dam in Riverside County, but firefighters say dry, windy weather has slowed them down.

Santa Monica braces for yearlong closure of California Incline

Traffic is expected to go from bad to worse along the Pacific Coast Highway as Santa Monica begins work to raze and replace the roadway.

Police: Seal or sea lion pup abducted from Los Angeles beach

Los Angeles police say four people snatched either a seal or sea lion pup from a beach near the city's international airport early Sunday.

Fullerton brush fire prompts evacuation

A brush fire in Fullerton is forcing the evacuation of the Fullerton Sports Complex and nearby Fullerton Golf Course.

LA County Metro starts campaign to fight sex harassment

The campaign is called "It's Off Limits" and encourages witnesses and victims to report unwanted sexual behavior by using a hotline or smartphone app.

LA spends $100 million a year on homelessness, study finds

The report released Thursday concludes that city departments have no coordinated approach for dealing with homelessness and its problems. Instead, many rely on ad hoc responses.

Updated: Jurupa Valley fire destroys home, damages 4 others

The eight-acre blaze was contained Thursday evening, but not before destroying one home.