A red flag warning was in effect for much of the Southland Wednesday due to potentially strong winds, high temperatures and low humidity levels, the National Weather Service said.
The mercury hit 88 in Santa Monica where thousands of marathon runners sweated through the L.A. Marathon.
Is it because every team in the city is equally loved and supported, with sellouts stretching back decades, through good seasons and bad?
Southern Californians should keep that beach umbrella handy and hold off on buying new snow skis — at least through the end of 2013.
Cal State University Northridge students, staff and faculty were advised to dress warmly Monday after a leak left several campus buildings without heat.
Under the legislation from Democratic Sen. Alex Padilla of Los Angeles, workers exposed to extreme heat must be granted cool-down periods during the work day.
Fire officials sought to raise public awareness of heat-related deaths in Los Angeles County amid a late summer heatwave.
The wildfire alert level in the Angeles National Forest will increase Tuesday.
Angelenos Sunday faced another day of record or near record temperatures amid an ongoing heat wave affecting several western states.
Six half-marathon runners have been hospitalized for heat-related illnesses as Southern California braced for another sizzling day.
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Southern California experienced another day of oppressive triple-digit temperatures as part of a weekend heat wave plaguing several western states.
Authorities Saturday continued to investigate the cause of a fast-moving brush fire in San Bernardino County.
The weathermen, and women, all said it would be hot Friday.
Firefighters Friday made progress on a 350-acre brush fire in San Bernardino County amid near triple-digit temperatures.