| Apr 29, 2013
| 5:51 PM
A county report released Monday added fuel to the debate over whether the operator of Los Angeles International Airport is adequately trying to spread the growth of commercial flights to other airports in the area.
Requested by the Los Angeles County...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 2:48 PM
Los Angeles County officials rejected a bid Tuesday from several Santa Clarita Valley school districts and a water district hoping to consolidate elections and avoid the kind of voting rights lawsuits that other local governments have been hit with.
| May 1, 2013
| 8:29 AM
Los Angeles County supervisors reported no action after a closed-door meeting to consider terminating the county's decades-long relationship with Teens Happy Homes, a private foster care provider that officials say repeatedly misused funds and placed...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 2:57 PM
After a vigorous debate Thursday, the board of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority temporarily suspended the monthly fee that Los Angeles County residents pay on devices required to use new toll lanes.
Metro's board of directors voted 7 to 4 to...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 2:40 PM
Final results from Compton's primary election released Thursday showed longtime Mayor Eric Perrodin ousted and political newcomer Aja Brown and former Mayor Omar Bradley headed for a runoff.
Incumbent Perrodin, who is the city's longest-serving mayor,...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 9:26 PM
When Los Angeles mayoral rivals Wendy Greuel and Eric Garcetti started scrambling last month to line up key supporters for the May runoff, Maxine Waters was near the top of the list for both — well worth any wining, dining or flattery that might...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 4:35 PM
A South Bay church has started a petition to prevent a strip club from opening in the neighborhood. Members of Cavalry Chapel South Bay have collected more than 3,000 signatures to prevent the Bay Girls Gentleman's Club from opening its doors, according...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 4:39 PM
Sheriff Lee Baca endorsed businesswoman Laurette Healey for 46th Assembly District. She is one of several Democrats running for the new seat...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 9:36 PM
Los Angeles County transportation officials on Thursday approved a program designed to hire workers from disadvantaged communities for road and transit projects....
| Jul 23, 2012
There is no more consistent refrain among elected officials and candidates these days than that they will do everything they can to create jobs. It's a worthy goal given the sluggish state of the economy, and it's particularly crucial in California, which...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 4:35 PM
How Los Angeles exploded into rioting-–and how to keep it from happening again-–were the questions being asked at a community gathering Friday morning at the First AME Church....