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LA LGBT Center breaks ground on multigenerational campus

“Building this transformational campus is going to change and save thousands of LGBT youth and seniors over the years,” said Lorri Jean CEO for the Los Angeles LGBT Center.

Kenyans sweep top spots at LA Marathon

Elisha Barno was the men’s winner of the Los Angeles Marathon today, while Hellen Jepkurgat was the women’s winner. Barno completed the race in 2:11:51 while Jepkurgat finished in 2:34:23

Disneyland’s Pirates of the Caribbean celebrates 50 years

“It was really the culmination of everything Walt’s designers had been working up to until then,” said Robert Niles, editor of Theme Park Insider.

Off-Ramp Recommends: an aeronautic pioneer at the Women at War lecture series

The lecture will focus on Iris's experience in the war effort, the importance of women in the armed forces, and how her experiences have informed her life.

​President Trump approves California storms disaster declaration

The action Thursday makes federal funding available to state, local and tribal governments as well as nonprofit groups.

ACLU discusses Lee Baca's conviction

Peter Eliasberg at the ACLU of Southern California spoke to KPCC’s Alex Cohen about his work to address abuse in LA County jails.

LA Marathon: The route, streets to avoid and more

The 26-mile trek going down this Sunday will span over several neighborhoods, giving you the chance to actually take in the scenery instead of being consumed by L.A. road rage.

The Styled Side: South Coast Plaza turns 50

It was once farmland for cows before it became a destination for Hermes.

LA's first lady focuses on local change

Amy Elaine Wakeland has kept busy combating sexual and domestic violence, initiating LA’s drought education campaign and helping the homeless.

The Queen Mary may be sunk without millions for repairs

The decommissioned cruise ship has been a Long Beach tourist destination for many years, but lack of maintenance has made it a costly problem for the city.

Commercial fire sends up huge plume over eastern LA County

Plastics recycling facility in Santa Fe Springs erupted in flames after a vehicle crashed into a power pole and high voltage lines fell onto trees and buildings.

Firefighters discover 'possible' human skull in Sherman Oaks park

The coroner has been notified, but it may take time to recover the remains. The skull is at the bottom of a ravine and is hard to access.

Daylight Saving Time: How to conquer the time change

You're going to lose an hour of sleep this weekend thanks to Daylight Saving Time. Here are some tips to help you adjust.

Damaged Big Sur bridge to be demolished, replaced

The Pfeiffer Canyon Bridge in Big Sur was damaged beyond repair after being pounded by storms in a record-setting winter. Landslides caused structural fractures that made it unsafe to use.

GM Pelinka: Lakers will be 'greatest sports franchise' again

Kobe Bryant's former agent, recognized as a sharp negotiator on the other side of the NBA's bargaining tables, described his goals in terms far beyond dollars and cents.

Wanted: Citizens to hold Metro accountable for spending

A citizens oversight committee drawn from Los Angeles County residents would hold the transit agency accountable for the spending of $120 billion over 40 years.