The fate of two women accused of fatally beating a 23-year-old newlywed outside a nightclub in Santa Ana?s historic district is expected to be handed to jurors Wednesday afternoon.
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.
The Linden Vey era in L.A. ended almost before it began Saturday, the Kings trading the young center to the Vancouver Canucks for a second-round pick in the NHL's entry draft at Philadelphia. It was a move they knew they had to make sooner or later. The Kings would have had to put Vey on waivers in October if he didn't make the team out of training camp, meaning they would have lost him for nothing. Even though Vey, 22, showed a lot of promise in an 18-game cameo last season, the Kings had so much depth at center that there probably was no room for him on their NHL roster. Kings General Manager Dean Lombardi made the deal Saturday, primarily so they could draft defenseman...