A judge has signaled his intention to order two controversial Los Angeles Department of Water and Power nonprofits to hold long-delayed meetings with trustees allied with Mayor Eric Garcetti.
Last year, James Hammond, the superintendent of the Montclair-Ontario Unified School District in the Inland Empire, was paid $492,077. Jonathan Eagan, the principal of a junior high school in the Bay Area city of Martinez made $279,669.
The Los Angeles Police Department has opened an investigation into allegations that command staff in some of the city's police stations artificially inflated the number of officers they had on patrol to comply with department regulations.
Two Santa Ana women were found guilty of voluntary manslaughter Thursday for the fatal beating of a 23-year-old newlywed outside a nightclub, in a case made infamous by claims of bystander indifference and marked by wildly conflicting eyewitness accounts.
The California Coastal Commission on Thursday took what it called a "significant step toward restoring public access" at Martin's Beach in San Mateo County by calling on members of the public who have been there over the decades to fill out declarations saying so.
A graduate student at USC walking home from a study group was attacked by at least three men early Thursday morning and died sometime later at his apartment, university officials and police said.
A $50,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of a fourth suspect in a deadly Stockton bank robbery that left one hostage and two gunmen dead, police officials said Thursday.
Urban Meyer coaches in the Big Ten now but can't stop touting the Southeastern Conference. Maybe it's a muscle reflex from his years at Florida when SEC coaches were programmed to promote the league 365 days a year. It was all part of the SEC's masterful public-relations campaign during the BCS era to keep reminding America that the SEC was the best league ever conceived and consecrated. Meyer is at Ohio State now, but old habits die hard. He told a group of campers over the weekend that his 2008 Florida team was the greatest team in college football history. Those Gators were good, but whoa there Urban. It would seem difficult to make such a claim about a team...