It was students who alerted Los Angeles Unified School District officials about possible sexual abuse among their peers at Venice High School, a senior district official told The Times on Saturday.
Alberto Enrique Behar dedicated his career to the idea that there was no place too hot, too cold or too remote for science.
UC Berkeley police are investigating the hanging of “disturbing” effigies near campus landmarks, a school spokeswoman said Saturday.
As Southern California dried out from a record-breaking rainstorm Saturday, another major front was barreling toward the region.
With a national march against police violence underway in Washington, D.C., on Saturday, activists in Southern California planned to gather locally to protest the recent shootings of unarmed African American men.
The phone rang at 1:45 a.m. Saturday, jolting Mauro Marquez and his wife from their sleep.
U.S. immigration officials said Saturday that the man accused of killing two Northern California sheriff's deputies Friday is a convicted drug dealer who was twice deported from the country.
Motorists trying to exit the 2 Freeway in Echo Park were trapped in their cars for more than 2-1/2 hours Saturday morning after police received a report of a possible explosive near the freeway entrance.