LA Activists Disappointed By Supreme Court Decision On ImmigrationActivists vowed to continue fighting for change in immigration policy, even as the U.S. Supreme Court announced a deadlock on President Obama’s plan to help millions living in the U.S. illegally.
South LA Named A Promise Zone By Obama AdministrationSouth Los Angeles is among the nine communities named Monday as a Promise Zone, a designation which promises to ease access to federal aid and cut red tape for areas beset by joblessness, hunger, crime and poor housing.
President Obama In Town Friday For Last Leg Of 2-Day VisitMotorists can expect the usual spate of rolling street closures and traffic headaches, particularly in the West Los Angeles and Westwood areas.
President Obama To Form Federal Task Force Investigating Porter Ranch Gas LeakPresident Barack Obama has agreed to convene a multi-agency task force to investigate the cause of the Aliso Canyon natural gas leak and determine ways to keep such a thing from happening again.
Report: Obama Considering Local Judge For Supreme Court NominationA Garden Grove-born judge emerged Tuesday as a leading contender for President Barack Obama’s nomination to the Supreme Court.
Obama Wraps Up Summit With Southeast Asian LeadersPresident Barack Obama and leaders of Southeast Asian nations discussed regional security issues Tuesday in Rancho Mirage.
Legal Eagles, Court Observers React To Justice Scalia's Death"This is huge. Scalia has been such a dominant conservative force on the Court," said Laurie Levenson, professor of law and David W. Burcham Chair of Ethical Advocacy at Loyola Law School.
President Obama Leaves LA, Arrives In Coachella Valley For Asian Summit President Barack Obama may have left Los Angeles Friday, but he won’t be leaving Southern California just yet.
Obama Moves To Protect 1.8 Million Acres Of California DesertPresident Barack Obama is granting national monument status to nearly 1.8 million acres of scenic Southern California desert, a move the White House says will maintain in perpetuity the region's fragile ecosystem and natural resources.
Several Big LA-Area Events Could Create Huge Traffic JamSeveral big events could combine Saturday to create a perfect storm of bumper-to-bumper traffic throughout Southern California.
Obama To Make Whirlwind Visit To Los Angeles, Traffic Delays ExpectedPresident Barack Obama will make a roughly 6 1/2–hour visit to Southern California Saturday to attend a series of Democratic fundraisers.
In Spirit Of Labor Day, Obama Orders Federal Contractors To Give Employees Paid Sick LeaveCourting unions on Labor Day, President Barack Obama denounced Republicans for a "constant attack on working Americans" and said he was using his executive power to force federal contractors to give paid sick leave to their employees.