Dozens of people rallied Tuesday outside the Port Hueneme Naval Base, where 575 undocumented immigrants have been detained since last month.
The coalition’s members are hoping Pope Francis takes a specific stance on U.S. policy to grant amnesty to immigrants and urges Mr. Obama to break up the log jam in congress.
KCAL9’s Dave Bryan reports Todd Rogers, Jim McDonnell, Bob Olmsted, James Hellmold and Lou Vince stuck to the issues at Mercado La Paloma in South L.A.
Mayor Eric Garcetti announced Thursday a halt to what he called a “fatally flawed” recruiting process for the Los Angeles Fire Department and pledged further reform efforts.
A new report says more job stability for LAFD chiefs and an overhaul of the agency’s paramedic operations will help reduce concerns over emergency response times.
Three former California governors voiced their support Thursday for a signature-gathering campaign underway to reform California’s death penalty system.
A handful of immigration reform activists were set to begin a four-day fast Monday outside the offices of an Orange County lawmaker.
About 2,000 supporters of immigration reform marched through Hollywood on Saturday as part of rallies nationwide to push for congressional action, while California’s governor signed a series of bills on the topic, saying he was not going to wait on Washington.
San Bernardino County’s top prosecutor wants lawmakers to require immigrants applying for citizenship to provide a DNA sample as part of the matriculation process.
Los Angeles County health officials were expected to give a progress report Tuesday on how the county plans to implement federal health care reform laws.
California Governor Jerry Brown signed into law on Wednesday sweeping pension reforms that he defended as benefiting both workers and taxpayers.
Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa is calling for pension reform for city workers. In a letter dated Tuesday, Villaraigosa ordered the city’s top budget analyst to expedite a report detailing ways the city can enact several changes.
A councilman in the scandal-plagued city of Vernon faces allegations that he may be unfairly influencing a ballot for City Council.
Mayor Villaraigosa wants more ambulances on the streets and a complete overhaul of management in the fire department to help improve slow emergency response times.
Los Angeles Unified teachers have approved a new labor agreement with the school district that will give teachers wide-ranging decision-making power in running their schools.