The court’s decree Monday will help settle federal and state disputes and prevent future litigation over oil, gas and other mineral leases.
A federal agency that has jurisdiction over California’s bullet train says it has the authority to pre-empt state environmental law, creating uncertainty for numerous lawsuits fighting the project.
The three-judge panel on Friday gave the state a Jan. 1 deadline to start considering parole for nonviolent second-strike inmates.
Juan Vidrio, 26, was taken into custody this week, five months after authorities began an investigation into drug sales in the seaside city they say revealed Vidrio was selling heroin to teenagers.
Officials in Los Angeles County and over a dozen other counties in Southern California are no longer honoring requests from federal immigration agents, according to a report.
The fallout from the revelation that one of the leading candidates is the subject of a federal investigation was very much in evidence at a candidate forum in Porter Ranch Tuesday night.
A federal police officer is under investigation for allegedly sending a nude selfie to a woman who had come to him for help.
The entertainment capital of the world and the rest of the Southland were expected to be impacted as the first shutdown of the federal government in nearly 17 years took effect Monday.
Gov. Jerry Brown says the state’s long-running prison crisis is over.
Officials with the Los Angeles Unified School District raced on Monday to meet a fast-approaching deadline to apply for up to $40 million in federal grants.
A former Southland congressman and Navy veteran wants his right to bear arms reinstated when his time in federal prison is over.
A doctor, who works at the L.A. County Jail, was under investigation Wednesday for allegedly illegally issuing prescriptions for dangerous drugs.
A Southland man on Friday had at least 30 reasons why one should never punch a federal agent.
Don Yoon’s wife, two infant daughters and mother-in-law were killed in 2008 when a Marine jet fighter crashed into their home near Miramar.
Low-interest federal disaster loans are now available to both residents and business owners affected by winds that battered the Southland Nov. 20 through Dec. 4.