Newsom orders halt to indoor dining, other activities as virus cases spike

LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Responding to continued spikes in coronavirus cases and hospitalizations, Gov. Gavin Newsom today ordered a halt to indoor dining and...

LAUSD Police Chief resigns after 35 percent budget cut

LOS ANGELES (CNS) - One day after a divided school board slashed his agency's budget by 35% in response to a wave of community...

Councilmen want police off traffic enforcement, end to ‘driving while black’

LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Four Los Angeles City Councilmen today proposed to have Department of Transportation staffers or automated technology enforce traffic violations instead...

Coronavirus continues pressuring LA County hospital system

LOS ANGELES (CNS) - COVID-19 continued to put pressure on the Los Angeles County hospital system today, with the number of patients continuing its...

COVID-19 regulations claim landmark Chinatown restaurant

LOS ANGELES (CNS) - After more than 40 years as a fixture in Los Angeles' Chinatown, the Plum Tree Inn has permanently closed its...

Golden State Killer pleads guilty to 13 murders, including OC slayings

SANTA ANA (CNS) - The Golden State Killer went before a judge today to admit his guilt in a string of murders, rapes and...

LAUSD remains undecided about schools reopening this fall

LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Los Angeles Unified School District Superintendent Austin Beutner said today no decision has been made about students returning to school...

L.A. Councilmen seek more oversight of land-use decisions at City Hall

LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Councilman David Ryu asked his colleagues today to support a proposal to create an office that would investigate land-use and...

L.A. Department of Transportation to resume some parking enforcement July 6

LOS ANGELES (CNS) - The Los Angeles Department of Transportation today announced that beginning July 6, the city will resume its enforcement of certain...

Orange County reports 17 new COVID-19 deaths in deadliest week

SANTA ANA (CNS) - Orange County health officials today reported 17 COVID-19 fatalities, raising this week's death toll to 56, the most in a...