Ron Galperin has taken on union heavyweight Brian D'Arcy over $40 million in ratepayer money. And he's putting others on notice.
Jersey Vargas, whose father was arrested for driving without a license, puts a human face on the campaign against deporting those living in the U.S. illegally.
L.A. has a lot of catching up to do compared with San Francisco, but finding money to pay for those efforts won't be easy.
Lucy Jones, L.A.'s new quake czar, will spend a year coming up with a strategy for preparedness. But her path is strewn with obstacles.
David Rizzo got tired of the grind and moved to Phoenix in August. By January, missing his patients and the greenery, he again became an Angeleno.
Eliseo Medina of the SEIU is planning another fast in Washington, D.C., to call for an overhaul of the nation's immigration laws.