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Malibu celebrates 25th birthday with show of surfboards

Malibu has long been a famous spot on the California coastline, but as a city it's just 25 years old. The city celebrates it's quarter-century anniversary Monday.

High winds accompany cooling trend in Southern California

The National Weather Service said Monday that the winds, accompanied by light rain in some areas, will be felt through Tuesday morning in mountains, valleys and desert areas.

Small 3.1 magnitude earthquake shakes Huntington Beach area

The USGS says the quake was centered in the San Pedro Channel, about 3 miles west of Huntington Beach, with a depth of about 8 miles.

Mission to serve up Easter brunch and entertainment for homeless guests

For more than 15 years the Midnight Mission has been serving the meal, which this year is expected to feed more than 2,500 people.

Young Mexican-American athletes compete in the 'Mex Games'

The games are organized by the Mexican government as a way of drawing out star Mexican-American athletes. Some could go all the way to the Olympics.

Federal bill would throw $13 billion at ending homelessness

What would it cost to end homelessness in the United States? A California congresswoman says $13.27 billion—and has introduced a bill putting that amount towards housing.

Hop on over to the LA Zoo to meet bunnies this weekend

Instead of giving a high-maintenance bunny to a child this Easter, you can visit and learn about them during the Big Bunny's Spring Fling event.

The Cat Art Show creator wants to make SXSW for cats

Susan Michals want to merge Cat Art Show, CatConLA and CatVideoFest into one mega-event by 2017.

Man dies after being hit by Metrolink train in Santa Clarita

The man was struck by a southbound commuter train at about 7:40 a.m. at the Ruether Avenue crossing near the intersection with Soledad Canyon Road. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Los Angeles coroner rules skyscraper plunge a suicide

The 36-year-old Palmdale man's father earlier said his son struggled with depression and had been prescribed medication.

Metrolink resumes service after suspicious items deemed clear

Metrolink and other rail service has resumed after a bomb squad investigation of suspicious bags left on a platform at the Norwalk station.

Why the Porter Ranch gas leak could turn off SoCal's power

The near-shutdown of Aliso Canyon after it leaked means challenges getting gas to power plants this summer. A plan is being worked on to ration natural gas.

One way to fund LA's homelessness fix: Tax pot

City officials need $2 billion to tackle homelessness. To pay for it, they're weighing a medical marijuana tax, a general obligation bond and new fees on developers.

DTLA to create protected bike lanes for 2 major streets

The project aimed at protecting bikers from parked cars is under the umbrella of "DTLA Forward," an initiative launched today by an L.A. city councilman.

The Apple-FBI whodunit: Who's helping the Feds crack the locked iPhone?

The rumor mill has started on what mysterious "third party" is helping the FBI unlock the San Bernardino iPhone. Here's what we do and don't know about the one company currently in the news.

The Griffith of Griffith Park shot his wife in the eye

Today, the name Griffith is associated with some of the most beloved landmarks of our city. The vicious drunken attack on his wife Tina is long forgotten. Almost.