Los Angeles school district campuses reopened Wednesday. (Al Seib /Los Angeles Times)
The teen, who an administrator said was en route to Los Angeles International Charter High School on Coleman Avenue, was crossing the street at Avenue 60 and Figueroa Street about 7:30 a.m.
A series of winter storms have dumped large amounts of snow in the Sierra, and several counties are under freeze warnings through the weekend.
El Niño events have been responsible for two of California’s wettest and most destructive rainy seasons, in the winters of 1982-83 and 1997-98. Experts have said a potentially powerful El Niño this coming winter could be the beginning of the end of the drought.
It was late April 1975 when refugee camps sprang up across the U.S. to shelter 100,000-plus Vietnamese who fled after the fall of Saigon. At Camp Pendleton, with just 36 hours' notice, enlisted crews swept the grounds, put down plywood floors, set up hundreds of tents and thousands of cots and...
Sen. Bernie Sanders held a funraising event at the Avalon Hollywood on Wednesday, the day after the first Democratic presidential debate.
A review of Lamar Odom's career, beginning with his days as a Clipper and continuing through his stops with the Lakers and Mavericks.
Southern California Edison owns and operates the engineering feat, commonly referred to as the Big Creek Project and dubbed "The Hardest Working Water in the World." Read the full story here.