Angelenos lag behind nation in happiness and satisfaction

Thanks largely to high cost of living and gas prices, Los Angeles County residents are generally less satisfied with their lives than people across...

Schools closed after gas leak discovered near front of campus

SHERMAN OAKS (CNS) - A gas leak prompted the closure today of Millikan Middle School and its magnets, according to the Los Angeles Unified...

Uber debuts text-to-911 app feature in L.A. County

LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Ride-hailing service Uber will debut a text-to-911 feature on its phone app today in Los Angeles County, Minnesota and Indiana,...

House passes bill to rename Van Nuys Post Office for Marilyn Monroe

VAN NUYS (CNS) - A bill to rename the Civic Center Van Nuys Post Office in honor of Marilyn Monroe was approved today by...

Pedestrian killed by hit-and-run vehicle in West L.A.

WEST LOS ANGELES (CNS) - A pedestrian was fatally injured in the West Los Angeles area this morning, and police later detained the motorist...

Los Angeles City Council approves more housing loan funds

Los Angeles officials approved Tuesday about $231 million for 34 new housing projects, with additional $120 million slated for pre-existing housing proposals. Altogether, the...

Evacuations lifted as firefighters contain Saddleridge blaze

The Saddleridge Fire in the northern San Fernando Valley was 45 percent contained this morning, despite growing to 8,000 acres. Firefighters have taken advantage...

Viewing parties set for Democratic presidential debate

LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Viewing parties are planned for six sites in Los Angeles County for today's 12-candidate Democratic presidential debate, the largest of...

Firefighters continue to battle Saddleridge blaze

PORTER RANCH (CNS) -  Firefighters made the most of favorable weather conditions over the weekend as they battled the 7,965-acre Saddleridge Fire in the Northern...

New Metrolink schedules now in effect

Metrolink introduced Monday updated schedules for the 91/Perris Valley, Orange County, IEOC, Riverside and San Bernardino lines. The new schedules include weekend service for the...