Longtime advocates — like the people who run the Union Rescue Mission — see the situation as getting worse.
The public gave an earful to local leaders and homeland security officials.
Dozens of protesters gathered Saturday to speak out against a possible Los Angeles City Council motion that would ban people from publicly feeding the homeless.
Thousands of immigrant rights advocates are headed to Northern California Wednesday to urge House Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy to support and press for a vote on immigration reform.
ampus police arrested 13 demonstrators occupying the admissions office at the University of California, Los Angeles to protest what they say are too few admissions of black, Latino and Native American students.