LOS ANGELES, Calif., - A federal investigation into alleged abuses inside Los Angeles County jails came to a head today with arrests of Sheriff’s Department officials and an anticipated announcement of charges against current and former Sheriff’s Department employees.
Los Angeles Unified School District board member Marguerite Poindexter LaMotte has died, a district spokeswoman said today. She was 80.
In the 54th Assembly District race, 26-year-old Sebastian Ridley-Thomas handily defeated his rivals to win the right to represent voters in the state government.
Like many Black Californians, Chearon Raye faces a dilemma when the time comes to make a purchase as substantial as a new automobile.
On a rainy Black Friday in Los Angeles, Walmart in the Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza was subjected to an action that was part of a national protest as local pro-union groups formed an “Our Walmart Campaign,” in support of changing ...
A Los Angeles Superior Court judge who claims UCLA police used excessive force against him during a recent traffic stop refused officers’ orders to remain inside his vehicle, university officials said today.
The lawyer for the accused serial killer dubbed the Grim Sleeper asked a judge today for permission to photograph nearly 900 pieces of evidence, some of which date back more than 28 years.
A Yorba Linda student was selected to represent California in the William Randolph Hearst Foundation’s 52nd annual U.S. Senate Youth Program, the state Department of Education announced this week.
The Los Angeles City Council this week tentatively approved a pilot program to allow murals on single-family homes in northeast Los Angeles, Boyle Heights and parts of South Los Angeles.
Black Americans with advanced colorectal cancer are less likely than White patients to see cancer specialists or to receive cancer treatments, according to a new study.
SANTA CLARITA, Calif., -- Drag racing may have been involved in the fiery crash that killed “Fast & Furious” actor Paul Walker on Saturday, an investigator said Monday.
Abbie Smith, Jr. Miss Littlerock, just celebrated her 14th birthday in a rather unique. As her special day approached, the teen kept thinking about her cousin TJ Costello who could not celebrate with her because he is an active duty ...
The city of Lancaster has announced the upcoming redesign and modernization of the F/A-18 Hornet display and supporting pedestal located in front of the Lancaster Municipal Stadium. The F/A-18 Hornet will be taken down from its mounting by mid-December and ...
INGLEWOOD (CNS) - Two police officers were shot today in what apparently began as a domestic dispute that led to a hostage situation in an Inglewood home.
LOS ANGLES, Calif., - Thousands of homeless and poor Los Angeles County residents will enjoy traditional Thanksgiving meals Thursday at large gatherings on Skid Row and the Sunset Strip and in Hollywood, Pasadena and the San Fernando Valley.