| Aug 6, 2013
| 12:39 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Two hearing-impaired teenagers received another chance to pursue lawsuits against their Southern California school districts Tuesday for transcription services for classes.
A three-judge panel of the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 12:05 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- The California Supreme Court rejected a citizen group’s challenge Monday of a planned light rail system from Culver City to Santa Monica, ruling that an environmental review provided the public with sufficient information.
| Sep 3, 2013
| 5:26 PM
In a drive to combat pedestrian fatalities, Los Angeles County transit officials unveiled a video Tuesday showing dozens of people walking, running, bicycling -- and in one case, rolling in a wheelchair -- across dangerous railroad tracks despite flashing...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 4:06 PM
The gig: As the founding chairman and chief executive of the nonprofit Latino Business Chamber of Greater Los Angeles, Jorge C. Corralejo, 63, has been a cheerleader for small to medium-size minority-owned businesses. The nonprofit group has five...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 9:04 AM
Traffic on the Moraga Drive offramp on the northbound 405 Freeway was already backed up early Saturday – a sign of what motorists can expect over the next four months.
That’s how long the northbound Sunset Boulevard offramp will be closed as...
| Jul 12, 2013
If you haven't heard, another major housing development in Los Angeles has been substantially scaled back as a result of local interest groups and the support they receive from populist politicians. Casden West L.A. was planning to build more than 600...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 9:30 PM
Join Times transportation reporter Laura J. Nelson at 9 a.m. Wednesday for an online discussion about the Crenshaw Line and officials' latest attempts to get a train connection to Los Angeles International Airport.
In Nelson's latest piece, she writes:...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 7:00 PM
Ending an 18-month search, Hermosa Beach has selected a ranking LAPD commander to led its 37-officer department.
Hermosa Beach City Manager Tom Bakaly announced Tuesday that he has offered the city's top law enforcement job to Sharon Papa, an...
| Jun 14, 2013
Re "Growing pains," June 10
Transit-oriented development is one thing when you have a clean slate to work on; it is another when you are inserting a light-rail line into an existing (and thriving) community like West Los Angeles. You can't just plop a...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 9:46 AM
It happened in Los Angeles -- twice -- and now Orange County can brace for its own 'Carmageddon': the 405 Freeway will be closed in both directions for 20 hours.
The closure is scheduled to begin at 9 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 17, and last through 5 p.m....
| Aug 6, 2013
| 12:11 PM
Reacting to the weekend hit-and-run crash that left one dead and 16 injured, the Los Angeles City Council voted Tuesday to install temporary traffic barriers at the Venice Boardwalk.
Saying the Venice neighborhood is "shaken" by the incident, Councilman...