Jackie Robinson's Hall of Fame plaque. (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images Entertainment)

UCLA Names Athletics Complex After Jackie Robinson

UCLA has named a conglomeration of athletic facilities after Jackie Robinson, the four-sport Bruins star who broke baseball’s color barrier.


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Vehicle Plows Into Winnetka Building; 2 Injured

A vehicle Thursday careened into an apartment building in Winnetka, injuring two people.


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Transient Gets 2 Years In Prison For Role In Fatal Hollywood Boulevard Stabbing

Brian Joseph Widdows, 35, pleaded no contest to two counts of being an accessory after the fact in the June 18, 2013 attack on Christine Calderon outside the Hollywood & Highland Center.

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Residents of the Autumnwood housing complex have claimed a dangerous cocktail of contaminants is buried underneath their homes. (CBS)

Calif. Toxics Regulators Accused Of ‘Doctored Data’ In Tainted Soil Probe

A consumer advocacy group alleges California regulators and other officials doctored data to avoid pinpointing the source of an apparent health threat at the Autumnwood housing complex.


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Wilshire Grand Hotel Demolition Expected To Bring 11,000 Jobs To LA

The start of deconstruction of an iconic hotel in the heart of downtown Los Angeles could put thousands of people back to work over the next several years.


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Valley Glen Residents Evacuated After Shooting

LAPD SWAT officers evacuated residents of a Valley Glen apartment complex early Monday morning after an apparent shooting inside building.


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5 Injured In South Los Angeles Apartment Fire

A fire in an apartment complex above a South Los Angeles church has injured six people, one critically.

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Larvae Of Khapra Beetle Found In Rice Shipment At LA Port

Customs inspectors have found larvae of the khapra beetle in a shipment of rice that arrived at the Los Angeles/Long Beach port complex from Pakistan, authorities said Friday.


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Police Shoot Teen At Fountain Valley Apartment Complex

Officials say a juvenile man has been shot by police after he fired a rifle at a Fountain Valley apartment complex.