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710 freeway tunnel option killed by Metro board

In an unanimous vote, the Los Angeles County Metro board deleted the 710 tunnel project, a move that could bring an end decades of debate over building a north-south connection between the 10 and 210 freeways.

Newport Beach neighborhood flooded after seawall is damaged

Crews were doing demolition work at a house site, and mistakenly knocked down part of the wall in the process, just as the high tide was rolling in.


Proposed federal budget slips in penalty for 'sanctuary cities'


Buried in President Trump’s proposed federal budget is language that would cut some funding to governments that don't comply with immigration agents.

Panda Express wants to redefine what Chinese food is to Americans

There's more to Chinese food than orange chicken, and Panda Express wants to introduce recipes from the San Gabriel Valley to customers nationwide

Most kids eligible for subsidized childcare in CA are not enrolled

Only 13 percent of eligible families are using subsidized childcare. That number drops to 11 percent for Latino families, and eight percent for Asian families.

​Los Angeles motorcycle officer hurt in Interstate 5 crash

The California Highway Patrol says the crash happened early Tuesday near Santa Clarita. All southbound lanes of the freeway were closed for more than three hours before reopening.

LA earmarks $1M for immigrant defense, but debate's not over

The budget earmarks $1 million this year for the legal defense fund, but city officials must still approve policy details, including who benefits.

Another turn for the 710 tunnel proposal

The L.A. County Metropolitan Transportation Authority board is set to wade into the decades-long debate over a proposed tunnel linking the 10 and 210 freeways.

Santa Ana moves to create deportation defense fund

The Orange County city of Santa Ana plans to follow Los Angeles, New York and San Francisco in setting up a legal defense fund for immigrants facing deportation.

Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell's funeral will be Friday in LA

He will be buried at Hollywood Forever Cemetery in a private service.

Plane hits utility truck at LAX, eight people injured

Eight people were injured, none of them critically, when an Aeromexico plane collided with a truck on a taxiway. A separate inbound flight had hydraulic issues but managed to land safely.

Tour of California riders cross finish line in Pasadena

George Bennett won the Amgen Tour of California on Saturday although Evan Huffman won the seventh and final stage of the race.

LA activists rally to protest deaths of gay men in Chechnya

The Eyes on Chechnya rally in downtown L.A. is one of several happening around the nation.

Helping the homeless through a heat wave

The Giving Spirt doles out kits that include necessities to help people survive conditions on the streets.

LA case highlights rise of non-criminal immigrant arrests

When it comes to arresting immigrants, law enforcement officials have long prioritized those with criminal records. That's changing under Trump.

All the guns the LAPD's gun buyback could buy

758 guns — everything from handguns to assault rifles — were surrendered last weekend at a gun buyback sponsored by the LAPD.