On Monday, two students at South El Monte High School tragically lost their fingers during a game of tug-o-war for Spirit Week homecoming celebrations. An unidentified male football player and senior female soccer player are today at Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center, where doctors are trying to ... More >>
Updated at the bottom with a new statement from the LAPD. First posted at 1:51 p.m.
A 17-year-old Panorama Senior High School football player might have died over the weekend as a result of a night of binge drinking, according to reports.
Salvador Preciado was found dead about 9 a.m. Saturday in a ... More >>
YouTube'He is above the law:' Sergio Flores.This guy was begging to be arrested, but he wasn't.
Our Annoying Prank of the Week Award goes to sax man Sergio Flores for exposing the impotence of the L.A. mall cop. Because if anyone needs to be exploited and looked down upon, it's the our $10-a ... More >>
isupportjamielslaw.comJamiel Shaw.Friends and family of high school football star Jamiel Shaw planned to mark the third anniversary of the 17-year-old's death with a candlelight vigil at the Mid-City site of his shooting by an area gang member.
The college hopeful was a student at Los Angele ... More >>
Rev. Jesse Lee Peterson.A Los Angeles-based African-American "cultural action" organization is criticizing L.A. City Council members who support a boycott of Arizona over its controversial immigration law. (Updated after the jump with background on the group's leader).
Council members Janice ... More >>
The long arm of the law this week reached down into Mexico and grabbed 20-year-old purported gang member David Aranda Hernandez for his alleged 2008 killing of a 16-year-old innocent in North Hollywood.
Members of the Los Angeles Police Department and the FBI's Fugitive Task Force brought He ... More >>
The parents and brother of Jamiel Shaw, the Los Angeles High School football player allegedly shot dead by an illegal immigrant and purported gang member, are suing Los Angeles County. The suit, which seeks unspecified damages, charges the L.A. County Sheriff's Department with negligence and violati ... More >>
BY MARC COOPER
With thousands of Californians pouring over the border to assist in a last-minute door-to-door ground blitz, Democratic presidential nominee Barack Obama revved up a crowd of 15,000 local supporters Saturday morning saying that "there's only 3 days left before we change America."
Lo ... More >>