UPDATE: Shaky days here in L.A. Another 4.5 quake hit at 9:33 a.m., centered near the same place as last night's quake. See more at the bottom. First posted at 11:37 p.m. Tuesday
*8.6 Quake Possible in Southern California?
A little baby earthquake jolted parts of Southern California toni ... More >>
Updated at the bottom with a second death in the attack. first posted at 8:46 p.m. Thursday. Headline has changed.
Three people were shot, one fatally, on Centinela Avenue near Ladera Heights, police told the Weekly.
The attack in the 5700 block of West Centinela not far from the Fox Hills Mall an ... More >>
Have bus riders in Los Angeles become so jaded and antisocial that no one thinks to help a passed-out woman with vomit running down her chin for almost an hour-and-a-half?
The Eastsider L.A. reported yesterday that Echo Park resident Jamie Goodwin boarded one of the L.A. Department of Transportatio ... More >>
An 82-year-old woman driving an old, beat-up station wagon crashed into the front of a Reseda dentist's office today, sending three bystanders to the hospital in critical condition and injuring three more.
The driver, however, was completely uninjured, says Matt Spence at the L.A. City Fire Departm ... More >>
On a day when the L.A. Fire Department's reported media blackout started a firestorm of debate, the department's information pipeline began trickling with data again.
This morning the department put out alerts about a fire in the 2300 block of South Broadway near downtown and a possible electrical ... More >>
[Update: Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, who hand-picked Cummings last September and has been lovingly tugging at the chief's puppet strings ever since, totally humiliated his political plaything this afternoon by demanding -- via passive-aggressive "open letter" -- that the LAFD go back to its old meth ... More >>
A studio complex where the Beatles, Elvis and the Beach Boys recorded went up in flames tonight, according to the L.A. Fire Department and reports.
The blaze at 1041 N. Orange Avenue in Hollywood (a.k.a. 1041 Production Studios) was reported about 7 p.m. and was put out in 18 minutes, according to ... More >>
Updated at the bottom with the suspected shooter, a fourth victim found inside the house. First posted at 1:04 p.m.
At least three people were shot at a residence in Hollywood that went up in flames, according to police and fire officials.
Police were called to 517 N. Harvard Boulevard at 12:40 p. ... More >>
magiccastle.comUpdated at the bottom with the fire under control out. It was "Inferno Week" at the castle. First posted at 12:56 p.m.
A blaze erupted at the "world famous" Magic Castle in Hollywood today.
Although it was said to have started in an attic shortly before 12:45 p.m., Los Angele ... More >>
Andrew Veis via TwitterBummer when you work in the news business and you become a headline.
But such was the case for NBC Los Angeles today when one its "news vans" caught on fire at the side of the 405 in the Sepulveda Pass, prompting, you guessed it, the rest of the journalistic twitterver ... More >>
Google MapsSanta Monica and Normandie, looking north toward Little Armenia.A man on a bicycle shot someone in broad daylight across the street from an elementary school at Santa Monica Boulevard and Normandie Avenue in East Hollywood today, police tell the Weekly.
The attack was reported at ... More >>
Bill Cosby's sweaters are psychedelic.When public officials debated the safety of raves last winter, advocates among them often compared them to rock concerts and events at the Hollywood Bowl.
We had to work to hold down our laughter. After all, the Electric Daisy Carnival in June saw more t ... More >>