Pasadena tables pit bull ordinance

More than 60 people submitted cards to speak at Monday night's city council meeting, many of them opposed to proposed ordinance to require pit bulls and mixes to be spayed or neutered.

Beach bonfire bill blazes through Calif. Assembly

Bill intends to preserve the 'iconic" bonfires on Los Angeles and Orange County beaches. The issue now goes to the state senate.

Grandmother dies days after accident in Highland Park

A woman died Sunday after being struck, along with four family members, in Highland Park Friday. Her granddaughter remains in critical condition.

Grand Canyon may be older (and younger) than you think

About 6 million years ago, a new mineral analysis suggests, a mighty river zigzagging across the Colorado plateau may have found its way into older gorges, greatly enlarging them to create the West's most spectacular canyon. Still, some geologists aren't sold.

Wrongful death claim filed against LA for Venice Boardwalk crash

Gruppioni's parents and widower accuse the City of Los Angeles of failing to address a hazardous condition on the boardwalk that contributed to her death. Read the full claim here.

Update: Court rules against disgraced ex-journalist Stephen Glass

Glass made up all or parts of 42 magazine articles published in the New Republic, Rolling Stone and other publications in the '90s. His application for a law license had been pending for six years.

Historic theaters open to bring back LA's Broadway

Hundreds of people toured downtown LA's Broadway theater district on Saturday as part of a daylong event to open historic theaters to the public and highlight the area's resurgence.

Owner of concrete building not too worried, despite earthquake report

Last week, researchers from the University of California - Berkeley handed over a list of potentially earthquake-vulnerable L.A. buildings to city officials.

Pasadena City Council considers spay/neuter rule for pit bulls

Council members will consider a proposed mandatory spay and neuter ordinance aimed at pit bulls and pit bull mixes. The local humane society would like an ordinance covering all dogs and cats.

Billionaire compares outrage over rich in SF to Kristallnacht

As class tensions intensify in the Bay Area, a venture capitalist is comparing the treatment of the tech-affluent to that of the Jews during a deadly raid in the Holocaust.

California drought has ranchers selling cattle

With feed costs high and weeks of dry weather in the forecast, ranchers are already selling off parts of their herds as normally green grazing pastures have turned brown.

Ducks beat LA Kings 3-0 on Dodger Stadium ice

The Anaheim Ducks and the Los Angeles Kings walked between the palm trees into the Dodger Stadium outfield, a beach volleyball court on their right and a Kiss performance stage to their left.

The fate of the ice in Dodger Stadium's hockey rink

An estimated 20,000 gallons of water went into making the ice for the rink. Just over a week ago, California's governor declared a drought emergency.

Dry winter brings bad air to California's Central Valley

A stubborn high-pressure ridge parked off the West Coast has blocked storms from cleaning the air in the state, particularly in the agricultural heartland.

Bilingual classes gives older immigrants better shot at citizenship

In the civics class she teaches in Koreatown, Theresa Jung speaks in Korean before switching seamlessly to English.

How a Gmail error sent 10,000 spam emails to this Fresno man

The man — Fresno resident David Peck — told KPCC that he suddenly started getting random emails from total strangers this week — and he has no idea why.