Los Angeles County
A federal judge approved a sweeping settlement Monday mandating improvements for inmates using wheelchairs and others with impaired mobility at Los Angeles County jails.
Unemployment in Los Angeles County dipped slightly to 7.8 percent in February from a revised 7.9 percent in January, the state Employment Development Department reported Friday.
Heavy rain from a late winter storm hit Los Angeles and Ventura counties on Sunday afternoon while the Southland’s mountains picked up a significant amount of snow from a late winter storm that promised more precipitation as the night wore on.
Health care providers in California are taking a stand against the spread of measles.
The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County dropped Tuesday to its lowest amount in nearly six years.
A sensor atop a Los Angeles County mountain has found that methane emissions in the area are up to 61 percent higher than government estimates, researchers said.
Crime in Los Angeles County was down overall in 2014, according to crime data released Wednesday by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.
Upgrades to outdated, overcrowded county animal shelters, including relocating facilities, is being considered by Los Angeles County officials.
There’s a “high risk” of dangerous rip currents in Southern California starting about 10 p.m. Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service.
Los Angeles County health officials Monday reported the first flu death of the season.
Unemployment in Los Angeles County held steady at 8 percent in October, compared to the previous month, the state Employment Development Department reported Friday.
If you or someone you know is facing eviction or living in unsafe conditions, several counties have resources available.
Federal officials asked for the public’s help Thursday in capturing a bank robber known as the “Beachcomber Bandit.”
Strong to damaging winds are expected throughout much of the Southland on Sunday, and will bring with them an increased threat for wildfires.
A Los Angeles County official Wednesday called for legal action against a battery recycling plant in Vernon which authorities say has operated without a permit for decades.