Los Angeles City Councilman proposes banning e-cigarette products

Los Angeles City Councilman Paul Koretz proposed Tuesday banning electronic cigarette devices and products from being sold in the city until they're approved by...

Ports of Long Beach and L.A. trucking company switches to natural gas engines

In an effort to raise awareness of the importance of natural and renewable gas trucking to help improve air quality and reduce greenhouse gas...

Fire weather to sweep Southland

LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Critical fire weather conditions characterized by strong Santa Ana winds and low humidity will prevail in the Southland from late...

Fire damages portable classroom at elementary school in San Pedro

SAN PEDRO (CNS) - A portable classroom at an elementary school in San Pedro caught fire this morning, but flames were extinguished within an...

Another horse dies at Santa Anita, after dueling demonstrations

ARCADIA (CNS) - Horse racing continued today at Santa Anita Park, one day after dueling demonstrations for and against the sport preceded the death...

Sheriff’s detectives looking for missing bipolar man

PICO RIVERA (CNS) - Sheriff's detectives were today asking the public for help locating a missing 20-year-old Pico Rivera man who is bipolar and...

Coroner identifies motorcyclist killed in crash with truck

SANTA FE SPRINGS (CNS) - Coroner's officials today released the name of a motorcyclist who was killed in a crash with a truck in...

CicLAvia returns to mark UCLA’s centennial

LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Another installment of the CicLAvia open-streets festival will be held tomorrow -- this one celebrating UCLA's 100th birthday. The event, which...

Metro Gold Line Extension contract signed

Metro officials, local elected leaders and Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti celebrated Friday the signing of a construction contract for the Metro Gold Line...

Port of Los Angeles unveils zero-emission cargo handlers

One of Los Angeles County's biggest polluters continued its quest to go green this week, when the Port of Los Angeles unveiled the first...