Mammoth Medical Missions was among the first groups to reach the Philippines to help people in that typhoon-stricken country.
Supporters of Los Angeles County Assessor John Noguez are being asked to donate money so he can make bail in his public corruption case.
The California National Guard and the state Emergency Management Agency have dispatched aircraft and rescue personnel to aid the East Coast during the superstorm.
A grassroots effort to repeal the controversial law is headed to the Inland Empire on Friday.
A San Fernando Valley lawmaker sided with Congressional critics opposed to sending millions of dollars in U.S. aid to the nation’s biggest foreign creditor.
A Southland celebration of the passage of the California Dream Act could be short-lived.
Health care for lower-income residents, transportation and education sectors could all see deep cuts once the federal money is cut off.
Thousands of family members of American service personnel stationed in Japan are back in California as officials warn the need for aid following the earthquake and tsunami is still alarmingly high.
An elite Los Angeles County Fire Department Urban Search and Rescue team is en route to Japan to assist with search and recovery efforts.
Los Angeles-based International relief agency Operation USA announced Friday that it will prepare to aid Japan after the country’s largest earthquake on record caused a catastrophic tsunami.
The Los Angeles County Fire Department is preparing to deploy a 74-member team to assist in the rescue and recovery efforts in Japan.
The United States Navy is preparing to send several ships to aid Japan.