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About 1,500 customers in Pacific Palisades were without electricity Monday night as a result of a power outage probably caused by high temperatures and over-usage of appliances, utility officials said.
The wildfire that ravaged the Northern California community of Weed on Monday forced hundreds to evacuate, burned down a church and damaged the town sawmill.
A Northern California wildfire that broke out Monday afternoon has damaged or destroyed more than 100 structures, forced at least 1,500 residents to evacuate and led to the shutdown of two highways, fire officials said.
An Australian mosquito capable of transmitting viruses to humans and heartworm to dogs was found in the San Gabriel Valley, vector-control officials said Monday.
A 41-year-old handyman and explosives enthusiast was sentenced Monday to 10 years in prison for the incident in which a blast from his homemade cannon ripped through his trailer and killed his girlfriend.
The Los Angeles city attorney's office filed multiple criminal charges Monday against the owner of a party bus in the 2013 death of a man who fell from the vehicle.
Assemblyman John A. Pérez (D-Los Angeles) has decided not to challenge Los Angeles City Councilman Jose Huizar in the March election, his political strategist said Monday.
An anti-police drone coalition demonstrated outside Los Angeles City Hall on Monday and criticized legislation they said would help clear the way for law enforcement to use the unmanned aerial devices.
A Southwest Boeing 737 leaving San Jose for Phoenix was diverted to Oakland International Airport on Monday afternoon due to an emergency.
The Silverado Canyon fire --which prompted the evacuation of dozens of residents as it grew to about 1,600 acres -- was started accidentally by metal sheeting used to protect a homeowner’s backyard vegetable garden, officials said Monday.
The newly-named secretary of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs announced several moves Monday meant to improve service to veterans seeking care from the VA system in San Diego.
Police have arrested one of the drivers of a car that carried three men to a Stockton bank in July where a violent heist occurred, women were taken hostage and a police chase ensued.
A Northern California man is accused of killing his ex-girlfriend’s dog, cooking the Pomeranian and secretly serving it to her during a dinner when the pair were, in theory, making up.
A weekend drama unfolded in San Bernardino involving armored vehicles, hot gas that set a house on fire and a suspected gunman who leaped out a window only to be bitten by a police dog.
Actress Daniele Watts of “Django Unchained” fame said she did not regret refusing to hand over her ID to police investigating a call about indecent exposure over the weekend in North Hollywood.
The Los Angeles Fire Department has opened an investigation into allegations of misconduct at a city fire station made by the recently hired son of a high-ranking fire official, according to documents and interviews.
A California Highway Patrol motorcycle officer was injured Monday in an apparent collision with a FedEx van, officials said.
Authorities in Riverside are trying to determine how long a body found decomposing in the trunk of a woman's Lexus had been there before she found it during a shopping trip to Wal-Mart.
As Southern California continues to suffer through a stifling heat wave, forecasters say residents should prepare to suffer a little more. In downtown L.A. and Long Beach today, temperatures could hit 97 degrees and tip over 100 in Burbank, according to David Sweet, a meteorologist with the...
USC on Monday is to unveil the final and somewhat altered design of the biggest construction project in the university’s history: a $650-million housing and retail complex just north of the main campus.