Crews were called to the scene at 4390 East Valley Boulevard, adjacent to the Metrolink railroad tracks just east of Soto Avenue, and several blocks from the County/USC Medical Center, around 11:30 a.m.
California Gov. Jerry Brown won’t be deploying National Guard troops to the Mexico border like Texas is doing in response to an influx of immigrants.
The public gave an earful to local leaders and homeland security officials.
The Mountain Fire is 98 percent contained, according to authorities.
Crews are battling a brush fire Monday that has burned 3,600 acres in the San Gabriel Mountains.
Santa Monica’s airport has a lot of history behind it – but these days it also has a lot of controversy.