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Archive for March 20th, 2018
Another explosion in Austin, Texas, injured one person Tuesday night, but city police say in tweet that the explosion was caused by an incendiary device and "At this time, we have no reason to believe this incident is related to previous package bombs."
Where to get sandbags, sign up for emergency alerts and monitor storm conditions near the Thomas Fire and other burn areas.
Other cities could follow Los Alamitos' lead as it seeks to opt out of the state law that restricts police cooperation with immigration agents. But the issue could wind up in the courts.
A recent state audit found that counties have a total of $2.5 billion in unspent funds that they could be using to address mental health and homelessness.
The L.A. Police Commission has reversed the LAPD's prohibition on the release of video of officer-involved shootings and other serious incidents.
Supreme Court justices on both sides of the ideological spectrum expressed skepticism about California's "truth-in-advertising" law requiring anti-abortion clinics to more fully disclose what they are.
By returning opera to its most ancient form, L.A. Opera has made a smash success of its new production of Gluck’s “Orpheus and Eurydice.”
Money generated from license fees and excise taxes on guns, ammunition and angling equipment provide about 60 percent of the funding for state wildlife agencies, which manage most of the wildlife in the U.S.
A flash flood watch is in effect and weather officials say "mud and debris flows are likely in and around recent burn areas."
The City Council voted 4-1 Monday night to approve the ordinance. A required second vote is expected on April 16.
A disproportionate number of women running for Congress are running in House districts that are considered pretty safe for the other party to hold, whether Republican or Democrat.
Sudan lived most of his life in a zoo in the Czech Republic, but was brought to a conservancy in Kenya in 2009 as part of a last-ditch effort to save his species. He died at the conservancy at age 45.
For months, county leaders insisted there were enough beds for 700 homeless who had been living in an encampment. Now, the officials seems to have made an about-face.
A Metro customer survey shows slightly more people experiencing sexual harassment over last year, despite an increase in police presence.
It's easy to hide this high-nicotine e-cigarette in your palm. "I think this is going to be the health problem of the decade," says one high school substance abuse counselor.
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As part of its bankruptcy filing, the company has released employees from the non-disclosure agreements that kept them silent about Harvey Weinstein's behavior.
The Actors' Gang production is a collection of stories that highlight both the difficulties and joys of immigrating to America.
"Friday Night Lights" and "Parenthood" writer/producer Jason Katims discusses his new NBC drama series about a group of high school drama students.
On Monday, the Los Alamitos City Council voted 4-1 to exempt their city from the Senate Bill 54 law that bars local law enforcement from working with ICE agents.
California’s faith-based pregnancy centers are challenging a state law in the Supreme Court that requires them to tell patrons about abortion, contraception and prenatal care available at no or low cost from the state.
Picture the average video gamer today. Who do you see?
Uber is temporarily pulling its fleet of self-driving cars off the roads after one of their cars hit and killed a pedestrian in Tempe, Arizona, according to police.
Vacations can be an opportunity to spend time away from daily routine with people you love most – but, perhaps less commonly, they can also be a chance to spend some rare time with just yourself.
Advice on unique and affordable places to take your kids instead of Toys "R" Us from the writers of the local parenting blog, MomsLA.
Personal organizer Julie Naylon, of No Wire Hangers, suggests starting with the room that bothers you most.
Old school blends with new in this week's music selections. Building on the work of past jazz and soul greats, these artists show us that the kids might be alright.
Conveying intent is one of the biggest challenges with autonomous cars' pedestrian detection systems, according to a University of Michigan researcher.