Blazes raging in forests and woodlands across California have taken the life of a firefighter and forced hundreds of people to flee their homes as an army of firefighters continue to battle them from the air and the ground.
Hundreds gathered Monday night to remember Robert Hollis, a 75-year-old man whose decapitated body was found inside his apartment in Inglewood last week.
Malibu Canyon Road was closed in the city of Malibu Monday due to a brush fire due to a car over the side, authorities said.
The crash occurred in the 10800 block of Wrightwood Lane.
Homicide and arson detectives Thursday were investigating a fire that killed one person in West Hollywood.
A former Los Angeles Unified School District elementary school teacher was sentenced Tuesday to life in prison without the possibly of parole for the murder of his estranged wife.
Authorities Monday continued to investigate the circumstances surrounding the death of a 9-year-old boy who was accidentally shot by his older brother.
Authorities say the woman was driving with her 5-year-old son and 8-year-old daughter in the car when she collided with another vehicle on El Toro Road around 12:30 a.m.
A deputy shot and killed a suspect accused of fatally wounding a man and injuring a woman in a meat cleaver attack, authorities said.
Officials say Adam Gadahn, who was charged in 2006 for providing “aid and comfort” to Al-Qaida, was killed in a U.S. military operation in January.
A Metro Gold Line train struck and killed a pedestrian in the Highland Park area, officials said Monday.
A plaque in honor of Orland bus crash victims Michael Myvett and Mattison Haywood was unveiled Friday at Union Station.
Police Friday were investigating the cause of a fatal crash involving a vehicle that plunged into the Port of Los Angeles.
A suspect who was seen running from a homicide in Boyle Heights was killed Wednesday night in an officer-involved shooting.
One hiker was killed and two others were injured Wednesday in a diving accident in the San Gabriel Mountains.