Bell police are searching for a motorist suspected of hitting and killing a skateboarder late Saturday before fleeing the scene, authorities said.
A popular stretch of beach in La Jolla that was closed Saturday after a shark sighting has been reopened, but swimmers and others are warned to be careful, officials announced Sunday morning.
A hiker who had been missing for nine days in the Sierra National Forest was found Saturday, injured but alive.
Two men were killed in separate shootings in South Los Angeles on Saturday, police said.
As critics have pointed out, the activities shown in 'L.A. Miner' are illegal and, as many people feel, quite destructive. [ more › ]
San Diego lifeguards ordered a stretch of beach in La Jolla closed Saturday afternoon after a confirmed sighting of an 8- to 10-foot hammerhead shark.
Thousands are expected to flock to downtown Los Angeles on Saturday afternoon to celebrate the city's 234th birthday, with a special service scheduled at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angeles, organizers said.
A Southern California family made the difficult decision to put down their dog after he got his tongue stuck in a chew toy. [ more › ]
At the end of a Highland Park cul-de-sac and in a rather architecturally conservative Hancock Park neighborhood sit two hip and modern homes that we wouldn't mind living in. [ more › ]
After a record-breaking heat wave broiled the region this week, temperatures throughout Southern California were expected to dip slightly Saturday as part of a cooling trend that will continue into early next week.
Almost four months after voters overwhelmingly rejected a move to split the city into voting districts, Glendale officials are looking into expanding the City Council from five to seven at-large members and moving municipal elections to November.
One man was killed and another wounded in a drive-by shooting in Compton, authorities said.
God bless you, Vin Scully. [ more › ]
Two construction workers charged with animal cruelty for allegedly knocking down a tree full of nesting birds in Newport Beach delayed their first court appearance Friday.
A shallow magnitude 3.5 earthquake was reported Saturday morning 11 miles from Fort Bragg according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 1:13 a.m. Pacific time at a depth of 1.9 mile.
Attorneys representing several Los Angeles residents who sued the Department of Water and Power over the disastrous rollout of its new billing system are balking at a proposed settlement that the utility reached in a separate lawsuit over inflated and erroneous bills, calling it "half-baked."
Three men were sentenced Friday to 15 years in prison for assaulting two San Bernardino police officers during a lengthy shootout last August that left one gunman dead.
Frank Gehry reveals his vision for redesigning the L.A. River in a video released today. [ more › ]
A man opening up his auto body shop got quite a surprise when a mountain lion came dashing out of the door and knocked him over. [ more › ]
The Los Angeles City Council on Friday unanimously endorsed proposed state legislation that would regulate civilians' use of drones, which have come under fire on such grounds as invasion of privacy and interfering with emergency responders.