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Thousands gather for LA immigration protest

Activists marched through downtown streets and clustered near City Hall on Saturday.

APTOPIX California Storms

2 dead as SoCal awaits end of massive storm

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Two deaths, a sinkhole that swallowed two cars in Studio City and lingering concerns about flooding, mudslides and other damage are among the markers left behind from a storm that slashed across the region. The rain is expected to ease up Saturday afternoon.

Strongest Storm In Six Years Slams Southern California

SoCal storm brings heavy rain, damage

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The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch across much of Southern California, including all of Santa Barbara, Ventura and Los Angeles counties, including islands, and all recent burn areas.

Orange County, ACLU settle lawsuit over homeless encampments

A settlement reached Friday between the ACLU and Orange County opens fencing that had penned in homeless encampments along the Santa Ana River.

Gardena police fatally shoot man

Officers on patrol stopped to deal with a disturbance in a parking lot on W. Rosecrans Ave. when the man fired a weapon and ran.

Looming SoCal storm triggers advisories, preparation, evacuations

What could be the strongest storm system to hit the area in years will move into L.A. and Ventura counties Thursday night. Up to 6 inches expected in the valleys and 10 in the mountains.

​Ex-Palm Springs mayor, developers charged in corruption case

Stephen Philip Pougnet, who was mayor from 2012 to 2014, allegedly took $375,000 in bribes from developers, prosecutors said.

New Hollywood bar Girl at the White Horse says 'drink at home'

"What we wanted to do was make it as simplified as possible. You can call your spirit and we’ll probably have one mixer with it. Almost the way you’d come home from work and just pour something."

How a child abuse hotline is landing black kids in foster care

One in three black kids are reported to LA's Department of Child and Family Services' child protection hotline before the age of five. Take Two examines why with investigative reporter, Garrett Therolf.

LA Mayor Bowron's role in the Japanese American internment

On the 75th anniversary of Executive Order 9066, LA City Archivist Michael Holland tells us the story of Mayor Fletcher Bowron's support for the criminal mistreatment of his city's Japanese-American citizens.

LA-bound Armenian Christians held up in travel ban's wake

A group of Armenian Christian refugees are awaiting their fate in Iran after they got caught in the backwash of President Donald Trump's travel ban.

​Starbucks to test coffee and ice cream concoction

Starbucks will offer "affogados" at 100 stores in Orange County. The priciest version is a 12-ounce option that costs $6.45 and mixes cold brew coffee with ice cream.

Oscars 2017: Major Hollywood street closures

On Sunday, Feb. 26, most streets around The Dolby Theatre in Hollywood will become impenetrable to prepare for the Oscars. We've mapped out major closures, so plan accordingly.

Massive end-of-week storm coming to SoCal

Thursday night will witness some rainfall, but Friday is expected to bring the heaviest load, with possibly an inch of rain per hour during the storm's peak, according to NWS. The coasts and valleys will get between 2 to 4 inches of rainfall, while the foothills could get 6 to 8 inches.

2 lawsuits aim to halt homeless evictions in Orange County

Two lawsuits have been filed in the last week to try and stop evictions of homeless people from encampments along the Santa Ana River in Orange County.

Refugees of different faiths seek LA Armenian church help

Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Church is not only a sanctuary for Armenians in Los Angeles, but also Syrian refugees who are Christians and Muslims escaping war.