Police arrested a 15-year-old student from a Fresno high school this week after lyrics from an Eminem song about the Columbine shooting surfaced on his Instagram account. They also found several guns and rounds of ammunition in the teen's home during a search. [ more › ]
A proposed bridge could help bobcats, mountain lions and other wildlife to safely cross the 101 freeway. [ more › ]
A mother and child climbed out a window to escape the flames.
The video features a compilation of rescues taken from the perspective of the lifeguards. [ more › ]
LAUSD is still arguing that a 14-year-old girl holds some of the blame when it comes to an inappropriate sexual relationship with her 28-year-old teacher. [ more › ]
Keep those floaties inflated. [ more › ]
Three Santa Clara County sheriff's deputies were arrested Thursday morning in connection with the death last week of an inmate, authorities said.
And vegan reubens! [ more › ]
Citing "deep reservations" with the LAPD's body camera policy, the local chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union urged federal officials on Thursday not to give the department money to buy more of the devices.
The contest for dominance between LA's two main squirrel species is one of my favorite local wildlife situations.
Scott Glover will be a justice reporter based in Los Angeles. Everybody at the LAT seems to expect a new round of buyouts soon.
A film about the NFL's attempted cover-up of brain trauma among former players is coming under fire for potentially being too soft on the league. [ more › ]
Challenging the idea that "food deserts" - those areas devoid of healthy eating options - lead to obesity, new research finds little connection between the eating habits of Angelenos and their proximity to fast-food restaurants or grocery stores.
"This is as good as it gets," says real estate broker Jeff Hyland: 157 acres on the ridge line above Beverly Hills.
People spending Labor Day weekend in the San Francisco Bay Area are going to have a little trouble getting around, with several construction projects and a concert expected to cause some transit closures and snarl traffic.
Authorities are weighing whether to file criminal charges against one adult and three minors suspected of causing a panic by revving a leaf blower in a Newport Beach movie theater last month.
The California Highway Patrol is looking for a driver who hit and critically injured a 2-year-old boy after failing to stop when the child darted across the street to see his uncle, media outlets have reported.
I wake up early some Sundays with a fierce craving that lures me into Boyle Heights. I have to eat Carnitas El Momo Acosta, consistently voted one of LA's best tacos. On weekends El Momo eschews their truck and serves homemade carnitas from a secret location with tables and chairs where I savor meat, tortillas and salsa in a homey environment. Show More Summary
Two Los Angeles Police Department vehicles rushing to a call for backup smashed into each other in downtown L.A. early Thursday, sending four officers to the hospital, officials said.
Los Angeles school officials have agreed to pay an additional $4.5 million to former Miramonte Elementary students who claimed they were abused by teachers at the campus.