Century Crunch: Construction near LAX to slow commute in July

Transportation officials urge motorists to plan their trip to or from LAX during July 25-28 due to a new bridge demolition project dubbed "Century Crunch."

Brand Fire: 3 minor injuries reported; 150-acre fire now 30 percent contained

Firefighters have a brush fire burning in the hills above Glendale contained at 30 percent and 150 acres. Three minor injuries have been reported.

Glendale brush fire threatens neighborhood near Brand Park

A brushfire near Glendale's Brand Park had burned 150 acres by late Sunday evening. There are no calls for evacuations.

Update: Crews find dog of missing firefighter

Over 100 fire and safety personnel continued their search Sunday for Mike Herdman Sunday, who went missing in Los Padres National Forest over a week ago.

4 injured in San Pedro boat accident

Four men are hurt after their small private fishing vessel ran aground off Catalina Island in the early morning hours.

Small plane crashes in SoCal desert, injuring 2

There's an airport in the area but there's no immediate word on whether the plane had taken off from or was landing there.

America's snobby cities: Pasadena tops the list. But you disagree!

Tthe cities that made real estate blog Movot's snobbiest cities list and how it was determined left some KPCC readers perturbed. Here's what you had to say about it.

Dodgers' ace Kershaw notches his first no-hitter

The no-hitters just keep coming for the Los Angeles Dodgers. In less than a month, the team's pitchers have thrown two games without giving up a hit.

Shirley Fire: Evacuations lifted as fire and containment grow

Evacuations were lifted for the Shirley Fire burning in Kern County, Kern County Fire Chief Brian Marshall said at a community meeting Monday night.

Shirley Fire: Southern Sierra wildfire nearing containment

Authorities say the blaze is 85 percent contained Wednesday after burning more than 4 square miles of brush and timber in and near Sequoia National Forest.

Update: Lanes reopen after beams, worker plummet onto 405 Freeway

One worker was injured. The northbound side was reopened shortly before 7 a.m. Southbound lanes were expected to remain shut down until about 8 a.m.

Los Angeles Air Force Base lockdown lifted

The lockdown as the Los Angeles Air Force Base has been lifted. Earlier, a man was reported on the grounds with ammunition and wires sticking out of a backpack.

Car crashes into Panorama City bus stop, killing 1

Two pedestrians were injured today, one fatally, when a car crashed into a bus stop in Panorama City, authorities said.

Shirley Fire largely contained after burning thousands of acres

The Forest Service noted that crews were still worried about blowing embers causing spot fires outside the containment lines and that they were facing steep rocky terrain.

Garcetti drops F-bomb at Kings rally, becomes 'coolest mayor'

L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti earned some real street cred when he intentionally dropped an F-bomb at the L.A. Kings victory rally Monday.

American Airlines jet with problem returns to LA

FAA spokesman Ian Gregor says the crew of American Flight 74 declared an emergency, reversed course and landed around 1 a.m. Monday.