Congress Approves $8.2 Million For Earthquake Early Warning SystemCongress approved a funding bill on Friday that includes $8.2 million for an early warning system capable of giving a few seconds or more of notice before an earthquake hits in the West Coast.
In Wake Of Kenya Mall Attack, Authorities Say Southland PreparedIn the wake of the terrorist attack on a mall in Kenya, authorities say Southern California shopping malls are safe.
SoCal Lawmaker Calls On Venezuela To Release Jailed FilmmakerCongressman Adam Schiff is calling on the Venezuelan government to release one of his West Hollywood constituents who was arrested while working on a documentary film.
Lawmaker: Wind Storm, Edison Outages Served As 'Massive Unplanned Disaster Drill' Rep. Adam Schiff and others joined a public hearing on why it took so long for Edison to get back online after the November storm.
Curfew Attempt At Burbank, Van Nuys Airports FailsThe House of Representatives have rejected a federal legislative amendment that would have allowed two San Fernando Valley airports to impose nighttime flight curfews to reduce overnight airplane noise.