4 Simple Ways to 'Beat The Heat'Here are four easy steps you can take to keep yourself healthy and cool during even the hottest days of the year.
LA Firefighters Brace For Calls, Fires As Heat Wave EscalatesFirefighters across the southland are bracing for an increase in heat-related emergency calls and escalated fire danger as already-hot temperatures are expected to get even hotter.
California Settles Heat-Death Lawsuits, Agrees To ImproveFamily members of two farm workers who died from suspected heat-related illnesses and a labor union have settled their lawsuits against California on the condition that the state do more to ensure laborers are safe when temperatures rise.
Pets Can Suffer Heat Stroke In Excessive HeatLos Angeles residents aren’t the only ones who can suffer heatstroke--pets can too.
Boyle Heights Residents Offer Tips To Battle Excessive Heat Without ACBoyle Heights residents who don’t have air conditioning are offering tips to keep cool during this week's heat wave.
California Company Fined $74K For Allowing Farm Hand To Die Of Heat StrokeA labor contractor who allegedly failed to protect a Blythe farm hand from excessive heat exposure, which precipitated his death, was fined $74,125 by the state, it was announced Wednesday.
Woman Pleads No Contest To Animal Endangerment After Dog DiesAn Inglewood woman who left her dog in her car for hours with the windows closed last year pleaded no contest Tuesday to a misdemeanor animal endangerment charge.