A heat advisory will be in effect until 9 p.m. Wednesday across Los Angeles County, including the beach cities and valley areas.
Los Angeles County supervisors voted 4-1 to contribute $3 million over the next two years to a fund that will combine county, city, and philanthropic money to cover legal costs for immigrants facing deportation. But those convicted of violent felonies will be excluded from the county money.
The drivers and warehouse workers are protesting wages. In addition, the local Teamsters union claims port companies have misclassified drivers as independent contractors.
Originally officials say it scorched 1,000 acres, but Sunday night crews have scaled that estimate back. According to the L.A. County Fire Department, the Lake Fire broke out Saturday afternoon in a hard-to-reach area near Castaic Lake and the 5 Freeway.
Bicentennial Park was shuttered in the late 1990s for ongoing illicit activity. The tennis court and gazebo space has now been transformed into a park, complete with a playground, a splash pad and 60 newly planted trees.
The fire broke out Saturday and spread from 5 acres to 500 acres in little more than two hours. By Sunday morning, fire crews were holding it at about 1,000 acres with 10 percent containment.
The Lake Fire is moving at "moderate" speed northeast into the Angeles National Forest, fire officials said. No structures are threatened.
To mark the occasion, all food at the popular eatery is half off when you dine in. The deal runs until 4 p.m. this afternoon.
A uniformed funeral procession will start at 8 a.m. between Main and First streets and make its way to the cathedral. Several streets around the area will be closed.
Hundreds of fans, some in costume, cheered as Mayor Eric Garcetti and Police Chief Charlie Beck switched on the iconic signal and splashed a yellow oval with a bat silhouette high up on the wall of City Hall on Thursday night.
Ninety miles north of Los Angeles, you'll find the home of the U.S. Air Force Test Pilot School. Students there learn to work out the kinks of new aircraft systems.
It might be weird to ask the men in our life "What the hell do you want?" under the veil of Father's Day, so to spare you we've compiled some ideas.
When the drought ended last April, Southern Californians started to slip back on all the progress made to conserve. But it's really important to do it in a heat wave.
The spending plan, scheduled to be voted on Thursday, would increase allocations for education and social services while imposing new financial restrictions on the University of California.
The Bat-Signal will be lit on City Hall Thursday night in tribute to the actor best-known for playing Batman in the campy 1960 television series.
Federal, state and local officials have served sealed search warrants at multiple Southern California addiction treatment centers run by Sovereign Health Group.