| Oct 10, 2013
| 6:32 PM
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti's decision to replace his fire chief after a tumultuous 18 months for the emergency rescue agency underscores one of the biggest challenges facing his administration: Rebooting the city's aging technology to improve the...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 2:26 PM
SACRAMENTO -- Gov. Jerry Brown on Tuesday signed legislation to give Californians a better picture of the financial interests of their public officials but balked at a bill that would require a study of replacing a database on campaign contributions....
| Oct 6, 2013
| 6:30 PM
The men had just finished their thick steaks and were starting to smoke cigars while artichoke hearts warmed on the grill. A plate of mooncakes awaited them nearby.
On a sunny afternoon in the backyard of his home in the hills of Orange, Van Tran...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 8:47 PM
Off-year municipal elections like those held this year in Los Angeles reduce overall voter turnout and appear to draw disproportionately small numbers of voters from minority groups, according to a study by the Greenlining Institute to be released Monday....
| Oct 4, 2013
It's been well over two months since the city of Palmdale was found to be in violation of the California Voting found to be in violation of the California Voting Rights Act. A Los Angeles County Superior Court judge concluded in July that city elections...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 5:42 PM
Colorado Boulevard is going on a diet. The section of the six-lane street that runs through Eagle Rock has begun a serious reducing regimen, with city transportation workers removing one motor vehicle lane in either direction, adding a landscaped median,...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 6:40 AM
Santa Monica Airport remained closed to flights Tuesday morning as Los Angeles County coroner's officials worked at the site of a deadly jet crash.
The airport has been closed since Sunday evening, when a twin-engine Cessna Citation touched down and...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:39 PM
The Anaheim City Council on Monday voted to weaken the mayor’s agenda-setting powers but stepped back from a proposed resolution that would have forced him to get the support of at least one additional council member to put items on the agenda....
| Sep 23, 2013
| 9:46 PM
SAN DIEGO — Republican Party leaders and their allies in the business community did not like it when a Democrat was elected mayor last November.
Still shaken by the chaotic nine months of Bob Filner's tenure, including his feud with the tourism...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 7:00 AM
An Upland-based law firm known for its aggressive representation of cops and their unions has decided to dissolve the business after a series of scandals and a lawsuit filed by a pair of Costa Mesa council members who alleged the firm was harassing them...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 12:05 PM
It’s the interview everyone’s talking about.
No, not Charlie Rose’s sit-down with Syrian President Bashar Assad. It's Lawrence O’Donnell’s incredibly awful interrogation of New York Democratic mayoral candidate Anthony...