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Griffin's triple-double lifts Clippers over Rockets 117-101

Blake Griffin had 26 points, 14 rebounds and 13 assists for his second straight triple-double to lead six double-digit scorers and lift the Clippers to a 117-101 victory.

Cinco de Mayo in Los Angeles: 6 ways to celebrate

Celebrate the Mexican holiday with charity, pan dulce, flaming margaritas and more.

Huge waves in Southern California lure surfers, cause flooding

The highest surf is expected Monday, with some sets up to 12 feet along Orange and San Diego counties and 10 feet at Malibu and Zuma in Los Angeles County.

Growing up in these SoCal counties makes a huge difference in future income

San Bernardino, Riverside and Los Angeles counties are among the top counties that negatively affect poor kids' future income.

Clippers have 2 days rest before facing Rockets in 2nd round

The Los Angeles Clippers have less than two days to enjoy their wildly entertaining first-round series victory over the defending NBA champion San Antonio Spurs.

3 killed as car plunges off road into LA River

Authorities say the car may have been speeding on Anaheim Street near a freeway offramp when it went off a bridge and landed on its roof.

Compton's cowboys keep the old west alive

The city has seen some positive changes in recent years. The pastime has given youth an outlet in a region that's at the center of gang violence.

3.4 quake hits near Carson

Shaking is felt over a wide area. Police and fire officials say they received no immediate reports of damage. USGS downgrades magnitude from preliminary 3.7.

Animal trailer overturns on 210 Fwy, pregnant cows rescued

The incident happened on the Hubbard street on-ramp. NBC 4 LA reports that the truck suffered damage on its right front tire which lead to the crash.

Former Dodger Kirk Gibson diagnosed with Parkinson's disease

"With the support of my family and friends," he says, "I will meet this challenge with the same determination and unwavering intensity that I have displayed in all of my endeavors in life."

Highwater Fire: Blaze threatens homes above Granada Hills

Los Angeles firefighters using water-dropping helicopters are battling a wildfire burning through dry brush near many homes in Granada Hills.

New program targets intergenerational child abuse

L.A. county is trying to figure out what services to provide foster youth so they can avoid repeating their parents' mistakes.

Truck drivers at ports of LA and Long Beach strike again

Truck drivers with four companies went on strike Monday morning, saying their companies have harassed drivers for filing complaints and organizing to join a union.

Clean-up of 710 Freeway continues after tanker truck crash

Caltrans crews are repairing damage to the roadway surface near Florence Avenue in Bell after a tanker truck loaded with 8,500 gallons of gasoline tipped onto its side and burst into flames.

Help us date and translate a trove of LA postcards

Someone bought 13 postcards from Kennedy's Card Shop in Los Angeles many years ago and never sent them.

Huge Los Angeles march commemorates Armenian genocide

Throngs have joined Friday's six-mile walk from the Little Armenia neighborhood to the Turkish Consulate, carrying flags and signs.