Gov. Brown visits to designate site for future veterans cemetery

Gov. Jerry Brown joined local veterans and their families in Irvine to designate the future site of Orange County's first ever state veterans cemetery.

Tropical Storm Simon raises Southern California surf

A swell through late Tuesday will generate surf heights of 5 to 8 feet along south- and southeast-facing beaches throughout the region.

Metro Gold Line resumes service after power troubles

The Metro Gold Line resumed normal operations Monday afternoon after the agency was forced to suspend operations between downtown and stations further north earlier.

$1 million to fund Los Angeles anti-drug agents

The California Department of Justice will use a nearly $1 million federal grant to try to slow the flow of methamphetamine into the U.S through Southern California.

Students return to school after fatal crash in Irvine

No witnesses had come forth as of Monday morning when investigators held a press conference in Santa Ana. The CHP says the 16-year-old driver was not a licensed driver.

3 hurt in Studio City crash involving LAPD car

Three people including two Los Angeles police officers were injured in a crash involving a patrol car and two other vehicles.

Biden visiting LA: How to avoid the traffic

Vice President Joseph Biden will be visiting Los Angeles for a series of fundraising events Monday and Tuesday, which for local residents also means working around the traffic.

Family, friends identify victims in Irvine crash that killed 5

The 16-year-old driver of the car that burst into flames early Saturday morning on the I-5 in Irvine, killing 5 teenagers, was not a licensed driver, the CHP says. Meanwhile, family and friends of the victims began to grieve.

Disappointing catch for LA River fish study

Saturday's biologist fishing trip to a section of the L.A. River in Long Beach came away with only a couple anchovies and carp to help assess the size of the area's fish population and the health of the river.

Warehouse fire in Santa Fe Springs spews dark smoke

Towers of black smoke could be seen for miles around as a commercial warehouse with chemicals inside burned for hours in southern Los Angeles County.

1 dead when car crashes into Canoga Park doughnut shop

Authorities say one adult is dead and four others are injured after a car crashed into Jolly Donuts at the intersection of De Soto Avenue and Roscoe Boulevard.

Aeromexico plane's tires blow while departing LAX

An NTSB official says an Aeromexico jetliner blew two tires as it was preparing to take off from LAX, forcing the pilots to stop on the runway.

2 late night Southern California car accidents kill 5 each

A pair of deadly nighttime crashes only hours apart each killed five people, including a group of teens returning from an amusement park who were burned beyond recognition.

Dodgers look to even NLDS against Cards after Game 1 loss

The Dodgers are turning to Zack Greinke to even things up against St. Louis in the NLDS, while the Angels look to pick themselves up from being down 2-0 in the ALDS.

Shark attack closes beaches at California air base

A statement posted on the Vandenberg website Friday says the attack was not fatal but gives no details of the incident. A base information officer did not immediately respond to an email.

Fall heat wave building on Southern California coast

Record-breaking heat has hit California as the state prepares for a sweltering weekend marked by Santa Ana winds and extreme fire danger.