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Two women were hospitalized today following a hit- and-run collision in the Vermont Vista neighborhood of South Los Angeles. The women suffered moderate injuries when their Toyota Matrix was struck around 1:30 a.m. by a Toyota Camry that ran a red light at the intersection of South Vermont Avenue and West Century Boulevard, said Los Angeles police Sgt.
No matter how well-behaved your dog might be, walking him or her without a leash in L.A. could net you a $100 - or more - fine. This is another one of those "quality of life" issues handled by a pilot program called the Administrative Citation Enforcement, L.A. Times reports .
As the city broke the record for daily power usage again Tuesday, Los Angeles Department of Water and Power officials were again contending with aging infrastructure. Outages so far haven't hit as many homes and businesses as during past heat waves, but the department faces a large backlog of repairs on old, failing electric equipment, officials told a civilian oversight board Tuesday.
Teresa Galardi Hinkel, oldest daughter of Wienerschnitzel founder John Galardi, center, holds up a recognition certificate as Councilman Joe Buscaino, left, J.R. Galardi, second left, and Cindy Galardi Culpepper, right, cheer after city officials designated the original Der Wienerschnitzel restaurant as a historic cultural landmark in Wilmington, CA, on Tuesday, September 16, 2014. The restaurant, built in 1961 by John Galardi on Pacific Coast Highway, is the restaurant that started the Wienerschnitzel chain across the west.
Lavell Ford, Ezell Ford's brother, wears a shirt that reads "Save Black Boys" during a protest rally against the Los Angeles Police Department on Aug. 14. Lavell Ford, Ezell Ford's brother, wears a shirt that reads "Save Black Boys" during a protest rally against the Los Angeles Police Department on Aug. 14. A lawyer representing the family of a mentally ill man who was shot and killed by two Los Angeles police officers in South L.A. last month said he plans to file a wrongful-death lawsuit against the LAPD. Attorney Steven Lerman said he plans to release details about the lawsuit during a news conference Wednesday afternoon in downtown Los Angeles.
When painting the outside of a building, a few simple tips from Los Angeles painters can make the job go smoother. Los Angeles, USA / ACCESSWIRE / September 16th, 2014 / Painting the outside if a building is hard enough.
A woman who found a man's burning body possibly dressed in female clothing in a yard blaze near a boarded up apartment building fears he was the victim of a hate crime. Patrick Healy reports for NBC4 News at 6 p.m. from the Harvard Heights neighborhood Monday, Sept.
A man was hospitalized with a gunshot wound to the hip today after he was shot by a homeowner in Van Nuys during an abortive home invasion robbery, police said. The break-in occurred in the 6200 block of Matilija Avenue around 11:10 p.m. Monday, said Los Angeles police Sgt.
A woman opened her trunk at a Wal-Mart only to find a decomposing body of a man she knew. The woman made a disturbing discovery on Saturday.
Because of a heat advisory issued by the Los Angeles County Department of Public Heath, the Los Angeles Unified School District canceled all outdoor athletic events and practices for Monday and Tuesday. The advisory was extended to Wednesday just before noon Monday, but LAUSD spokeswoman Monica Carazo said the district hasn't canceled outdoor events Wednesday, but would likely reevaluate the issue Tuesday.
Thirty years ago, being gay or even just perceived so posed challenges of bigotry far beyond what most LGBT people experience in our country today. Being gay wasn't easy back then.
The owner of a party bus rental company is facing criminal counts for maintenance failures investigated when a 24-year-old passenger fell out of a bus door onto a freeway and died, Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer announced today.With the increased popularity of party buses, it is more important than ever that they comply with safety and maintenance laws, Feuer said.
State Sen. Rod Wright submitted his resignation Monday after he was sentenced last week to three months in jail for lying about where he lived when he ran for office. Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg accepted Wright's one-sentence letter, which stated his resignation is effective Sept.
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