Crews work to contain thousands of gallons of oil sludge while trained volunteers search for affected marine wildlife. The spill near Refugio State Beach occurred Tuesday. Authorities say the accident may have released as much as 105,000 gallons of crudel.
Watch the trailer for "Point Break."
Jazz trumpter Marcus Belgrave, who performed with Ray Charles, Aretha Franklin and Joe Cocker, died Sunday at the age of 78.
A man was shot and killed by a friend as they tested a bulletproof vest, police say.
Authorities will begin removing the pipeline that burst in Santa Barbara County and leaked thousands of gallons of oil into the ocean.
Go behind the scenes with Vin Diesel, Dwayne Johnson, Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson and Luke Evans on the all-new "Fast & Furious Supercharged" ride coming to Universal Studios.
Watch the "Aloha" featurette "The Spirit of Hawaii."
Tamale, camera and giant barrel shaped buildings aren't hard to find in LA, as long as you're willing to look. Here are a few examples of programmatic architecture.
A look at Disneyland's new "World of Color" show.
Demonstrators in Oakland defy Mayor Libby Schaaf's plan to control protests in the city.
A party was held at a Hollywood nightclub for Sean O'Brien, who became known as "The Dancing Man" after he had been ridiculed online.
Roughly 75% of the cattle in San Luis Obispo County has been sold or taken out of state over the past four years to escape conditions in the most drought-stricken region in California.
Cable company Charter to buy Time Warner Cable for $55.3B
Evelyn Taft's Weather Forecast (May 26)
Alyssa Renee Ramirez is one of six people who died in Texas and Oklahoma in the past four days as epic rainfall and flooding wracked both states. Lynette Romero reports for the KTLA 5 Morning News on May 26, 2015.
Iranian-American journalist Jason Rezaian goes on trial in Tehran on Tuesday. (Reuters)
Mona Shafer Edwards is among the few remaining sketch artists working today, practicing a craft that fuses journalism and art to illustrate the theatrics and emotion of the courtroom.
Fullerton couple missing for two weeks found in wilderness
'Ridic,' 'LOLz' among words added to Scrabble game
An advertisement for the Southern Nevada Water Authority targets men who were found to use more water than women.
Disneyland's new "Paint the Night" parade was overhauled to include 1.5 million LED lights to celebrate the park's 60th anniversary.
To celebrate the 60th anniversary of Disneyland, the park upgraded its nighttime fireworks show to add lasers, high-definition projectors, fake snow and other special effects.
Doris Tillman has had no running water in her home since August. She fills up the 5-gallon jugs at a water dispenser twice a week, and uses the water for bathing, cooking and washing dishes.
Actress Mary Steenburgen of "Justified" joins us live in the newsroom for a chat. She's taking your questions. Post them here or tweet them using the hashtag #askLATimes.
Muhanad Badawi, 24, and Nader Elhuzayel, 24, both of Anaheim, were arrested on suspicion on plans to join Islamic State.
Huntington Beach police issued a shark advisory due to a number of recent great white shark sightings.
The results of a 13-month California Highway Patrol investigation into a bus crash that killed 10 people in Orland were announced Wednesday.
Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson officiates at a surprise wedding of his friend Nick Mundy and Mundy's fiancee, Dilara Karabas
At the London premiere of "San Andreas," Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson attempted to set a Guinness World Record for most selfies taken in three minutes.
Museum, located in an elevator shaft in an alley in New York, showcases everyday objects from around the world.
Los Angeles Ballet principal dancer Allyssa Bross shares details about life as a professional dancer.
A look at the Paris Review's “My First Time” video interview series.
Los Angeles Times reporter Molly Hennessy-Fiske reports from the Gongabu neighborhood of Katmandu as a recovery team searches for the bodies of people killed in the devastating earthquakes in Nepal.
A Chinese navy dispatcher demanded eight times Wednesday that a U.S. Air Force P8-A Poseidon surveillance aircraft leave the area as it flew over Fiery Cross Reef, where China has conducted extensive reclamation work on what it claims as sovereign territory.
A Northern California man was sentenced Thursday more than a year in federal prison for operating myRedBook.
Watch the trailer for "Forty Pounds of Trouble."
A look at Disneyland's new "World of Color" show.
The parents of Nader Elhuzayel, one of two men arrested Thursday on suspicion of trying to join the Islamic State, say their son is innocent.
Watch the trailer for "Escape From Tomorrow."
A Los Angeles firefighter was found guilty Thursday of beating a woman who was feeding stray cats in their West Adams neighborhood in an attack that was caught on surveillance camera.
Two men arrested in connection with terrorism due in federal court.
Four firefighters were recovering Friday after falling through the roof of a vacant casino while battling a blaze in Cudahy, officials said.
An 11-year-old Sacramento boy is now a college graduate. This report aired on the KTLA 5 Morning News on Friday, May 22, 2015.
Man arrested in killing of family, housekeeper
Erik Sorto, paralyzed from gunshot injuries, can now move a robotic arm with his brain because of a neuroprosthetics clinical trial collaboration with Caltech, Keck Medicine of USC and Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center.
Richard Anderson explains the science of neuroprothetics and how the brain can move articficial limbs.
Bruce Jenner’s transition began as a story handled with care. But after the E! Entertainment special, it seems like a story being milked so that the Kardashians can get their name in headlines too. The Times’ Christy Khoshaba has the details.