Closure of two Pasadena schools may not be needed

PASADENA (CNS) - The Pasadena Unified school board has decided it has made enough progress in making $10.1 million in cuts mandated by the...

Los Angeles recycling program could see changes

Los Angeles' largest recycling program could see big changes soon. On Friday, the Los Angeles City Council will take the first step in tackling...

Record travel expected by AAA this Thanksgiving holiday

Traveling this Thanksgiving? So will 4.2 million Southern California residents, according to traffic forecasts from the Automobile Club of Southern California (AAA). The organization...

Gardena motorcycle officer dies after collision in Harbor City

GARDENA (CNS) - A Gardena motorcycle officer died today from injuries he suffered in a collision with another vehicle in Harbor City, police said. Officer Toshio...

California Supreme Court won’t hear case of man convicted of Monrovia killing

LOS ANGELES (CNS) - The California Supreme Court refused today to review the case of a Pasadena man convicted of strangling the mother of his...

Whittier man convicted of killing live-in girlfriend

NORWALK (CNS) - A Whittier man was convicted today of killing his longtime girlfriend inside the apartment they had shared. Jurors found Rafael Ayala Castillo, 57,...

Challenger takes the lead in Los Angeles County Sheriff election

Despite having narrowed Los Angeles County Sheriff candidate Alex Villanueva's lead to just 335 votes last Friday, Sheriff Jim McDonnell has fallen far behind...

Cardroom employees set to protest proposed changes to gaming rules

LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Hundreds of California cardroom workers will be joined today by elected officials to protests proposed changes by the California Bureau of Gambling...

Firefighters battle flames, Santa Ana winds, some evacuations lifted

MALIBU (CNS) - Fire crews will again confront strong Santa Ana winds today amid gusts of up to 40 miles per hour as they battle...

Here’s when the Woolsey Fire will be contained, what may have caused it and...

Much of Southern California remained under the specter of a red flag warning on Monday, thanks to high Santa Ana winds and warm weather....