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Metrolink tickets can now be bought in an app

File photo by Sharon McNary/KPCC
| The Southern California regional rail agency has come out with a way for riders to purchase tickets on their smart phones.

Sepulveda tunnel, toll lanes on Metro's $120B wish list


Los Angeles County voters will be asked to approve a sales tax initiative on the November ballot to generate $120 billion for transportation projects.

Bike sharing gains momentum as Long Beach launches system


Los Angeles is late to bike sharing, but this year short-term rental systems could roll out in four different areas of the county.

Metro will soon decide projects for $120 billion ballot initiative


Los Angeles County's transit agency will likely ask voters in November to tax themselves and fund big transportation projects. What could we get for $120 billion?

Griffith Park plan now scraps one shuttle, expands another


The city of Los Angeles wants to reduce car traffic around Griffith Park, but it won't move ahead with a plan to open Mt. Hollywood Drive to shuttle buses.

California pedestrian deaths projected to jump 12 percent for 2015


A national highway safety organization projects pedestrian deaths in 2015 could record the largest year-over-year increase on record, based on preliminary data.

Rain on the road? No need to freak on the freeways


Pro stunt driver Jim Wilkey shares tips on driving safely on the roads when they get rain-slicked. Plus, we want to hear your tales of traffic woes.

Boyle Heights pushes to prevent hit-and-runs


Three recent pedestrian deaths in Boyle Heights are prompting safety efforts in the community. A street fair is set for Saturday to raise awareness.