Metro has begun charging $3 to park at the North Hollywood and Universal City stations. The lots, which used to fill up by 7 a.m., haven't been as crowded.
The Oscar winner grew up in Wisconsin and moved out to Southern California to try and break into Hollywood in the early 1990s. He talked to Alex Cohen on Morning Edition about some of the driving forces behind his documentary about the L.A. Riots.
This week 25 years ago, policemen were acquitted in the savage beating of African-American Rodney King.
The city released numbers from its bi-annual homeless count on Tuesday, saying its homeless population fell by nearly 500 people — from 2,345 in 2015 to 1,843.
The bill would commit the state to paying lawyers who would help honorably discharged military vets with green cards who have been deported.
Assemblyman Kevin McCarty says he's putting pressure on Gov. Jerry Brown to restore promised new funding for early education.
A federal judge has taken the unusual step of touring Orange County's biggest homeless encampment to look for solutions to a growing problem.
More than any other demographic, millennials tend to believe that another riot is likely to happen in the next five years — according to a new survey.
A group challenging California's bullet train will have a last chance Wednesday to convince a judge who says he is unlikely to side with them and block the project.
A fiery collision Tuesday involving two big trucks and several smaller vehicles killed one person and injured 10 others while triggering a massive traffic jam on I-5.
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is moving ahead with two major rail projects in the wake of voter approval of the L.A. County Measure M sales tax increase.
Multiple trucks and vehicles collided in a deadly wreck on Interstate 5 north of downtown Los Angeles on Tuesday morning, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department.
The National Weather Service says waves along the Central Coast could hit 12 feet, while sets topping 8 feet are expected in Ventura and Los Angeles counties.
Aramazd Andressian, Sr. is being held on $10 million bail after he was discovered unconscious Saturday at a South Pasadena park. His 5-year-old son remains missing.
The California Poppy Festival kicked off Saturday in Lancaster in the Antelope Valley, home to one of the most abundant displays of the vibrant state flower.
With two full days of panels, performances and events, the Festival of Books has options — many options. Here are a few highlights.