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Temperature records set during Southern California heat wave

The National Weather Service says Tuesday's 93-degree high at Long Beach Airport broke the previous record of 91 set in 1996.

California election again shows the state's different from other parts of the country

Voters in California backed Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton while other states supported GOP nominee Donald Trump.

Rock 'n Rollers Rioted on the Sunset Strip 50 years ago

Locals, business owners and officials tried to clear out the kids hanging out on the Strip by closing venues and passing curfew laws. And the young people revolted.

After asylum: 'Our children have lost their freedom'

As her older brothers adjust to a new life in L.A., 15-year-old Michell Hernández faces an immigration judge in the first step of her own case for asylum.

Explaining Measure JJJ and its vision for LA housing

It promises affordable housing, local union jobs and transit-oriented developments. Opponents say it would slow the pace of building in the city.

After asylum: 'My new country, everything is different'

Fleeing violence in El Salvador, young teens headed north to reunite with a mother they hadn't seen in a decade. Now, the twin boys take their first steps in a new life in L.A.

Need a free ride to the polls? These companies can help

Taxi companies, limo services, ride hails and car shares are offering free and discounted rides to polling places Tuesday

High surf, warm temperatures expected across Southern California

Warm temperatures and high surf will make for great beach weather this week, but folks should exercise caution — strong riptides and rogue waves can pose a danger to swimmers.

Reagan Library celebrates 25th anniversary

The sprawling Simi Valley center is the most visited presidential library in the nation.

Banning Ranch developer sues Coastal Commission for $490 million

The developer is appealing the decision to reject a plan that would have transformed a 401-acre former oil field into a housing and retail complex.

LA County just did an election night test run. How'd it go?

Imagine counting 3 million ballots from more than 4,500 polling locations spread out across 4,000-square miles.

Turn back your clocks!

This is the part of Daylight Saving Time most of us like — the night we get an extra hour of sleep.

Vietnam vet who walked across US on his hands honored as Veteran of the Year

Bob Wieland lost both of his legs in Vietnam while attempting to rescue a fallen comrade.

OC shelter offers free pet adoptions — but only for a few days

Take advantage of the waived fees and choose from more than 500 dogs, cats, rabbits, snakes, hamsters, turtles or chickens.

Boyle Heights vandalism seen as reaction to rapid changes

Vandalism at art galleries reflect anger over changes in Boyle Heights that are driving higher rents and displacement of longtime residents, community members say.

Police kill dog, bullet wounds bicycle rider at Venice Beach

Witnesses say Los Angeles police shot and killed a dog but the bullet went through the animal and wounded a bicycle rider at Venice Beach.