Officials have approved an $8.6 billion budget for the coming fiscal year that boosts funding for public safety and other services.
Health officials Friday said a measles outbreak believed to have started in Southern California and went on to spark a national debate over vaccines and public health is now over.
The now-stalled measure would have prevented parents from seeking vaccine exemptions for their children because of religious or personal beliefs.
The district runs from Malibu to Palos Verdes to Hollywood.
Bobby Shriver and Sheila Kuehl took part in the first debate in the 3rd District race in Westwood, where transportation and economic development were the main issues at hand.
Gov. Jerry Brown has little to lose as he faces his Republican challenger in the only gubernatorial debate on the calendar this election season.
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti has convened with non-profits to shelter undocumented immigrant children in L.A. while they await court hearings on whether they can remain in the United States.
A key disagreement has emerged over the size of the 2014-15 spending plan for the fiscal year that begins July 1. Lawmakers face a June 15 deadline set by the state constitution to pass a balanced budget.
A Los Angeles County sheriff’s candidate who is the subject of an ongoing federal grand jury investigation into charges of brutality and corruption at L.A. County jails is explaining why deputies under his command tried to hide an inmate from the FBI.
Nick Craft found his way on the debate and speech teams at Pasadena’s Maranatha High School and has overcome his learning challenges to become a champion.
The long-running dispute over the identity of the California Republican party was played out in sharp contrast Thursday, as two rival candidates for governor offered sharply differing views on the future of the GOP during what was their first, and probably only, joint appearance of the primary campaign.
Rialto school officials have received death threats in connection to a class assignment instructing students to debate the veracity of the Holocaust, according to reports Monday.
Kennedy family member and one-time Santa Monica mayor Shriver and 14-year state lawmaker Kuehl challenged each other’s records during the sit-down at Notre Dame High School in Sherman Oaks.
Parents and community members gathered in Yorba Linda Friday night to debate the Common Core curriculum.
KCAL9’s Dave Bryan reports Todd Rogers, Jim McDonnell, Bob Olmsted, James Hellmold and Lou Vince stuck to the issues at Mercado La Paloma in South L.A.