| Jul 16, 2013
| 6:03 AM
All lanes on the 5 and 2 freeways near downtown Los Angeles have been reopened after a huge fuel tanker fire over the weekend, the California Highway Patrol said Tuesday morning.
The only closure still in effect is the transition between the...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 2:53 PM
Caltrans was racing to make repairs to a fire-damaged section of the Interstate 5-Route 2 interchange, but it was unclear when the highways would be fully reopened.
All northbound lanes of the 5 Freeway at the junction of the 2 Freeway, north of...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 2:45 PM
A dead seal continues to stink up Pacific Coast Highway and its nearby Malibu beachfront as officials have spent days working out exactly what to do with it.
Caltrans spokeswoman Lauren Wonder said the agency was told Tuesday that a dead seal had been...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 2:33 PM
The westbound lanes of the 91 Freeway in Anaheim were reopened Tuesday after crews cleared downed cables, officials said.
All lanes of the 91 Freeway at the 57 Freeway were reopened about 1:20 p.m. after crews cleared the cables, though they were...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 6:23 PM
The dead seal stinking up Malibu has been hauled away, apparently by a private citizen in a rubber boat, officials said Thursday.
Andrew Hughan of state Department of Fish and Wildlife said the seal was carted away from the corner of Pacific Coast...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 6:35 PM
OAKLAND — A state-sanctioned oversight panel on Thursday announced that officials would press ahead with plans to open the troubled eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge to traffic around Labor Day weekend.
The single-tower, self-...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 1:31 PM
Let’s face facts: California just doesn’t do trains very well.
Now, freeways -- those we’re good at. We’ve got the car culture thing down pat. Getting most places by freeway is a snap: Why, from Pasadena to the beach, you just...
| Jun 19, 2013
It has become almost routine for community groups to rise up in protest whenever a big developer proposes a project likely to make their city neighborhoods unrecognizable.
But what's happening with the giant Millennium Hollywood project is much more...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 8:54 AM
A traffic collision involving a Los Angeles police motorcycle officer briefly shut down the interchange from the eastbound 10 to the northbound 110 freeway during Tuesday morning’s rush hour.
The officer notified dispatch of the accident about 7:...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 3:41 PM
Fire crews and a water-dropping helicopter extinguished a 1 1/2-acre brush fire that erupted near a freeway in Glendora on Friday.
The fire was reported about 9:50 a.m. near the 210 Freeway, west of Sunflower Avenue, said Los Angeles County Fire...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 1:39 PM
Chris Brown is nowhere near done with his probation now.
The Grammy-winning R&B singer has been ordered to complete an additional 1,000 hours of community labor as a result of prosecutors' accusations that he did not properly report his previous...