L.A. City Council approves $1.95 million settlement in police shooting lawsuit

The Los Angeles City Council approved Tuesday a $1.95 million legal settlement for the family of a man fatally shot by police officers on...

Sheriff’s deputy involved in car accident in unincorporated Whittier

WHITTIER (CNS) - A sheriff's deputy was injured in a traffic accident this morning in the unincorporated area of Whittier. The accident occurred about 2:20 a.m....

Civil rights organizations say new bail law no good for those arrested

The American Civil Liberties Union of California is alleging that an attempt to overhaul the state's bail system could become an avenue for racial...

Toyota pulls out of Grand Prix of Long Beach

LONG BEACH (CNS) - Toyota Motor North America has decided not to renew its title sponsorship agreement for the annual Grand Prix of Long Beach,...

LAPD investigation into death of pit bull finds no evidence of abuse

Despite initial suspicions, the pit bull found on a South Los Angeles street on Aug. 6 and suspected of being sexually assaulted, was not...

Agreements reached with 7 companies for LAX Consolidated Rent-A-Car facility

LOS ANGELES (CNS) - The Board of Airport Commissioners today approved concession and lease agreements with seven rental car companies representing 14 brands that will relocate...

AIDS Healthcare Foundation sues L.A. over demolition plans for Parker Center

LOS ANGELES (CNS) - The AIDS Healthcare Foundation filed a lawsuit against the city of Los Angeles today seeking to halt the planned demolition of...

Mobile shower program expanded by County supervisors, while L.A. expands mobile restrooms

More mobile showering facilities for homeless people will be installed across Los Angeles County, the Board of Supervisors decided Tuesday. The board approved $200,000...

Fundraiser benefits family of slain Long Beach fire captain Dave Rosa

LONG BEACH (CNS) - The nonprofit organization ``Police and Fire: The Fallen Heroes,'' along with California Pizza Kitchen, will present a check of more than $31,000...
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More affordable housing near public transit could be on the horizon in Los Angeles

Los Angeles' plan to build more housing near public transit stations will move another step forward on Tuesday if the City Council approves funding...