Investigators believe they have arrested the "Hypnotist Bandit," so named because he gazes into people's eyes, after he allegedly robbed a bank inside a building that houses the FBI's Ventura office.
Los Angeles County Sheriff?s Department officials say the suspicious package left behind at the Union Bank in Norwalk was a ?hoax device.?
Investigators are looking for a woman dubbed the "Bombshell Bandit" who reportedly threatened to detonate a bomb during a Valencia bank robbery, FBI officials said Thursday.
First, the out-of-state license plates came to the upper reaches of the Yurok Indian Reservation, followed by dump trucks of fertilizer and heavy equipment that punched roads into tribal land.
A new political action committee has formed to influence the outcome of Los Angeles school board races, filling a gap created when a group of civic leaders, which includes former Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, decided to sit out next month's key upcoming election.
The modernization of Los Angeles International Airport continued Monday with the approval of a new $900-million terminal that will add gates for wide-bodied aircraft and help eliminate a major inconvenience for travelers.
Pasadena City College's stature as one of the state's best two-year schools wasn't lost on members of a visiting team of advisors this year. "You've got a great reputation," one member told campus employees.
Top-ranked Rafael Nadal and No. 2 Novak Djokovic will renew their rivalry in the Italian Open final on Sunday. There will be an enticing women's championship too, with top-ranked Serena Williams to face Sara Errani, the tournament's first Italian finalist in nearly 30 years. Having been stretched to three sets in his opening three matches this week, Nadal finally put in a complete performance with a 6-2, 6-2 win over Grigor Dimitrov in the semifinals on Saturday. “Today was a good confirmation that I really played better. … A lot of positive things,” Nadal said. “[Djokovic] is playing great and it's going to be a really tough match.” ...