Los Angeles City Fire
The unidentified man reportedly stabbed someone outside his residence.
Los Angeles city fire spokeswoman Katherine Main said six caged cats and three dogs succumbed to smoke inhalation and were beyond help.
A pedestrian was killed Monday night in a hit-and-run accident in downtown Los Angeles.
Southern California has sent resources to the East Coast to help with rescue and recovery efforts in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy.
A wrong-way driver allegedly caused a fiery crash on the westbound 210 freeway in Sylmar.
After falling from the roof of a burning Studio City home, a firefighter is recovering with a broken ankle and a sprained knee.