The nation's colleges are too costly and students frequently are not getting their money's worth, U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan said Monday, emphasizing that states and the federal government must do more to ensure that students complete their degrees.
A 17-year-old boy was found shot to death in a Rosemead hotel today, and authorities have taken in his mother for questioning. [ more › ]
A pilot was killed after a small plane crashed into the backyard of a Riverside home on Sunday and burst into flames. [ more › ]
South L.A. residents experienced a frightening weekend full of rash shootings, where one person died and five others were injured in separate incidents. [ more › ]
Three men found hiding out in Mexico were arrested Saturday in connection with the deaths of three teens who were killed when flames ignited by a Molotov cocktail swept through a tire shop this year.
The archdiocese who wants to sell a former convent to Katy Perry claims that a restaurateur took advantage of the convent's nuns to sell to her instead. [ more › ]
Back in the 1980s when Skipp Townsend was an active member of the Rollin' 20s Bloods, gang threats were handled by word of mouth and gang members would use barren walls as their bulletin boards by spray painting the names of their targets or calling out people as "snitches."
Folks have been trekking over to the Griffith Park Teahouse to write and hang up wishes for Los Angeles on the structure's walls, asking for everything from more rain and sex to less traffic. [ more › ]
A shallow magnitude 3.5 earthquake was reported Monday morning one mile from Point Arena, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 11:24 a.m. PDT at a depth of 3.7 miles.
A man was stabbed and beaten after confronting a group of taggers who were defacing a vacant business on Sunday night. [ more › ]
Kanye West made a surprise appearance on last night's premiere of Caitlyn Jenner's reality TV show, E!'s 'I Am Cait.' [ more › ]
A South Gate police officer shot a gunman suspected of breaking into a home late Sunday and fighting with the residents, authorities said.
Times editors give another letter grade. CBS2/KCAL promotes Amber Lee. Key and Peele to end their Comedy Central show. More politics and media notes.
A man was beaten and stabbed Sunday night after confronting a group of taggers who were defacing a vacant business in Anaheim, police said.
For Monday, we have a very dapper mystery guest.
Authorities are looking for a 8-year-old girl who disappeared Sunday while riding her scooter in a Santa Cruz neighborhood.
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A 24-year-old man suspected of killing a former associate producer on the Discovery Channel reality program "Deadliest Catch" has been found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, authorities said.
It wasn't even close. The top LA newscasts last year were all in Spanish, the judges said.