Many updates at the bottom: Three are now reported dead; L.A. authorities are on heightened alert. First posted at 12:23 p.m.
See also: L.A. Witness In Boston: 'We Were Caught Between 2 Explosions.'
About a half-dozen people were injured in two mid-race explosions at the Boston Marathon today, acc ... More >>
A letter from anti-gay former LAPD Chief Ed Davis is circulating on Facebook, Twitter and Google showing Davis' harsh 1975 response to Sharon D. Cornelison, former president of the Christopher West Association.
Davis' letter vividly depicts his staunch opposition to a proposal that LAPD support " ... More >>
Republican primary candidates for U.S. Senator: Assemblyman Robert Naylor, left, State Senator Ed Davis (standing) and Bobbi Fiedler, right. Fiedler, who had recently been indicted for trying to bribe Davis to drop out of the race against incumbent Democratic Senator Alan Cranston, refuses to shake ... More >>