California firefighters have responded to more than 200 new wildfires in the last week alone, a pace that officials say shows no signs of slowing.
Every morning Melissa Richardson Banks walks the Arts District hunting for new scenes. One Saturday it's the word "Life" stenciled on a sidewalk in black spray paint. A few weeks later it's a yellow construction crane blocking the skyline.
More than 300 Los Angeles Police Department officers and family members packed a City Council meeting Tuesday to demand across-the-board pay increases, warning the department will lose officers if one isn't provided.
Nick Fagnano was ready ? excited even ? to start school again.
A 90-year-old water main burst under Sunset Boulevard on Tuesday, producing a raging geyser that sent 8 million to 10 million gallons of water onto the UCLA campus, flooding several buildings, including the famed Pauley Pavilion.
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.
Johnny Damon won a World Series title with the Boston Red Sox and the New York Yankees, but here's guessing he is more proud of the 2004 title with the Sox. Damon appeared on MLB Network Radio on Thursday and said he believes that the World Series title he won with the Yankees in 2009 would be diminished if Alex Rodriguez used performance-enhancing drugs that year, as Major League Baseball is charging. Damon was asked if the title loses some of its luster if it turns out Rodriguez was on some sort of performance-enhancing drug and said, "If that’s how he was able to hit in the postseason like he did that year, then yeah, absolutely. Then you start going and saying:...