L.A. sanitation officials say they're working on a major clean-up effort along the dry Arroyo Seco riverbed in South Pasadena, where a number of homeless encampments have sprung up in recent years, some with their own kitchens and bathroom structures.
An elderly mother and her son perished in the apartment fire that also injured a firefighter and five other people.
LASD homicide detectives say calls have been coming in with possible clues on the five-year anniversary of the death of two firefighters.
Running back Anthony Brown has quit USC's football team, and coach Steve Sarkisian was stunned Thursday by Brown's apparent accusations of racism against him.
Authorities say a Los Angeles Department of Water and Power employee is in critical condition after he was shocked by a 4,800-volt power line.
USC's Josh Shaw has admitted lying to school officials about how he sprained his ankles, retracting his story about jumping off a balcony to save his drowning nephew.
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The Ferris wheel at the Santa Monica Pier and more than a dozen landmarks across the U.S. and Canada will light up to promote next week's "Stand Up to Cancer" telethon.
These spots are right next to the area where an 18-year old swimmer died last month after he got swept away by strong currents.
Coach Steve Sarkisian says the school is investigating defensive back Josh Shaw's story that he injured his ankles jumping off a balcony to save his nephew from drowning.
A drone video taken Aug. 24 shows some of the damage from the 6.0 earthquake that struck Napa on Sunday. Check out our other updates from the quake zone.
The flooding occurred when a 106-year-old 8-inch pipe burst just before 3 a.m. near the intersection of Sunset Boulevard and Alvarado Street.
Crews are working to strengthen containment and control lines around a wildfire that chased people from about 200 homes near the California Gold Rush-era boomtown of Weaverville.
Rare storms turned the Burning Man playa into a muddy mess Monday, and thousands of anticipating attendees were left out in the rain.
Seeking general funds to pay for an earthquake early warning system is not out of the question, says State Senator Alex Padilla.