After a personal appeal on social media by Los Angeles Clippers forward Matt Barnes to find his aunt's killer, Sacramento police Tuesday said a male suspect had been arrested.
Los Angeles County's ambitious, multibillion-dollar drive to upgrade jails and detention centers is leaving behind a dilapidated, 100-year-old lockup for juveniles east of downtown.
Los Angeles transit officials proudly point to growing ridership on the county¿s light-rail and subway system, which last year saw a 5% increase in the number of passengers getting on trains.
The inmate in blue jail-issue scrubs turned toward Mecca and sang the midday call to prayer heard at Muslim places of worship around Southern California on the last Friday of Ramadan.
Thousands of elementary school teachers have been asked this summer to hold on to their lesson plans as 37 school districts throughout the state seek to show that they are providing students with required exercise.
Before Arte Moreno resolves the cold war between Jerry Dipoto and Mike Scioscia, the Angels' owner ought to invite Mike Trout to lunch. Trout could be the first player to wear an Angels cap in Cooperstown, if he sticks around. He could have won the most valuable player award in each of his first two seasons, if not for the Angels' futility. By the time the Angels replenish enough pitching to reclaim their status as a perennial contender — and this is a best-case scenario — Trout will be on the verge of free agency. It is something of a baseball parlor game to guess at how many zeros will be in his next contract, but there is no earthly reason for Trout to sign a...