A 23-year-old Los Angeles man accused of fatally stabbing his stepfather in the back on Christmas morning was arrested on suspicion of murder, police said.
Those hoping to mail some last-minute gifts Wednesday will have to wait until Dec. 26 since every post office will be closed in observance of Christmas Day, as well as all government offices, courts, schools, libraries and banks.
Christmas in the Los Angeles area Wednesday will include church services celebrating the birth of Jesus and efforts to help the needy.
Two men accused of causing a crash that killed a 90-year-old woman on Christmas night were ordered to stand trial Monday.
Prosecutors filed charges Wednesday against a third reputed gang member in the shooting death of an L.A. County Sheriff’s Department employee who was a popular youth sports coach.
Jackson Lake, partially frozen from the cold, will be closed through March 31 2013, announced officials with the Angeles National Forest Monday.
A Southern California man’s tradition of handing out cash totaling $1,000 to homeless men was broken when he was turned away by a shelter on Christmas Day.
Kobe Bryant engineered a second-half comeback, helping the Los Angeles beat the New York Knicks 100-94 on Tuesday and extend the Lakers’ winning streak to five games while lifting them to .500.
The Los Angeles Lakers will open their lockout- delayed season Sunday at Staples Center, facing the Chicago Bulls in their 13th consecutive Christmas Day game, with Kobe Bryant setting a record as soon as he takes the court.
Authorities say they currently have no leads in a drive-by shooting that left four people injured in the area of Florence and Firestone.
Christmas Day is expected to bring warm temperatures to the Los Angeles area, with highs in the 70s and lower 80s in some parts, while other areas stay cool.
Many Southern California residents will spend their Christmas morning in Mass while others help feed the homeless and volunteer.
Phil Jackson and LeBron James agree: Christmas Day games are not the ideal holiday gift.
Jurors have recommended $3.2 million in damages be paid to a church whose mountain retreat was located where a 2003 mudslide killed 14 people in San Bernardino County.