Metro opens Green Line extension one week early

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) announced today that the five Green Line stations that have been temporarily closed to connect the...

New meerkats move into the L.A Zoo in time for spring

Seven meerkats joined the Los Angeles’ Zoo’s meerkat manor in January 2018 and September 2017. They will make their first public appearance today. Zoo...
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Los Angeles City Council votes for more affordable housing in LA

Affordable housing projects, totaling 401 new rental units, moved forward after the Los Angeles City Council voted to authorize the Housing and Community Investment...

LA Mayor has until June to choose a new police chief

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti has until the end of June to choose the city’s next police chief ahead of Chief Charlie Beck’s retirement. Beck...

Stricter rules coming for ‘party houses,’ says City Council

House parties that fill the Hollywood Hills with loud music late into the night, may soon be going silent. These so-called “party houses” may...
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This bridge in Frogtown will cost Los Angeles $21.7 million

UPDATE: The bridge was approved, 11-0. The Los Angeles City Council on Tuesday will consider a $21.7 million bicycle bridge, connecting the Los Angeles River...

Metro Red Line turns 25 on Monday

The Metro Red Line will celebrate 25 years of service on Monday. The line, which connects Union Station to North Hollywood, opened in 1993...

Endangered okapi calf makes its home in the L.A Zoo

The first female okapi born at the Los Angeles Zoo made her debut on Tuesday. Okapi are a close relative to the giraffe and...
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Virtual reality poised to change the world of entertainment

Movies, fantasy worlds and vivid combat games can come to life with a headset, joy sticks and other neat gizmos. The world of virtual reality...
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“Evil con man” Charles Manson’s death spurs reaction

LOS ANGELES -- Charles Manson's death late Sunday night elicited a wide variety of reaction from politicians, prosecutors and relatives of those murdered by...