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Rosanna Xia

Rosanna Xia covers the environment, with a focus on California's coastline. She previously reported on natural disasters and wrote articles that connected science, infrastructure and policy. With a team of reporters, she published a series in 2013 that prompted lawmakers and the public to confront thousands of buildings at risk of collapse in a major earthquake. She has also covered higher education for The Times and reported for the Business section. An East Coast transplant, she graduated from Tufts University.
Police investigating deadly triple shooting in gated Porter Ranch community

Three people were found shot and killed Monday afternoon inside a gated community, in what police are investigating as a triple homicide, authorities said.

In big win for coastal advocates, judge refuses to approve deal that would limit the public from reaching Hollister Ranch beaches

A Santa Barbara judge refused to approve a controversial deal granting access to Hollister Ranch only to select guided tours or those who can boat in. The deal, struck quietly between coastal officials and Hollister, sparked public outrage last year after The Times published the terms of the deal.

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