President Obama is using the anniversary of the War on Poverty to establish poverty-fighting "Promise Zones" in cities across the across the country.
There are laws about certifications a sheriff must have. County supervisors and lawyers are working to determine the qualifications for whoever will complete Baca's term.
Authorities are investigating the death of a bicyclist struck and killed by a Metrolink in southern Los Angeles County.
Sites like Airbnb are not without their critics, especially in Glendale. That's where a 4,000 square foot estate has been listed.
Two people were killed and five others were injured in an early morning fire Wednesday at a group home for developmentally disabled adult women in Santa Ana.
Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca, who announced his pending retirement Tuesday, has had a complicated relationship with immigrants.
San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed says he'll confer with other proponents to decide whether to accept changes made by Attorney General Kamala Harris.
With the L.A. County Sheriff's sudden decision to retire, declared candidates prep for the fight while others consider a run in the June primary.
The connector closed following a tanker fire in July of last year that charred concrete.
Off-Ramp producer Kevin Ferguson was on the Gold Line train that killed a man Saturday; it was a strange and awful experience.
An overview of statewide statistics shows for five years, fewer Californians died in drunk driving crashes but 2012 shows a bit of an uptick.
Meteorologists say a high pressure system stalled over the Eastern Pacific is deflecting cooler, wetter weather to other parts of the country.
Authorities say they have arrested former UFC light heavyweight champion Tito Ortiz for investigation of driving under the influence after he hit a freeway median in Los Angeles.
The San Diego Padres say Hall of Fame broadcaster Jerry Coleman, a former major league ballplayer whose pro career was interrupted by two wars, has died after a brief illness.
Susan Rasky, a University of California, Berkeley journalism professor and former New York Times political reporter, has died. She was 61.
A year after LGBT groups were banned from participation in the annual Tet parade, Orange County gay and lesbian groups say the terms of their inclusion remain vague.