As Angelenos run for the beaches during this May heatwave, Southland lifeguards are urging them to check for possible riptides before jumping into the water.
Some people were left dangling for four hours.
A fisherman in his 50s was believed to be in grave condition after being pulled from the water in San Pedro.
At least four of the puppies have been diagnosed with deadly Canine Parvovirus, fatal in more than 90 percent of cases.
Officials said that Courtney Jones only survived because she was treated and transported in record time.
A Los Angeles Fire Department spokesman said the man was reported stranded around the 3200 block of Canyon Drive at 9 p.m. Saturday.
Bailey somehow managed to get wedged between the two walls.
Authorities Wednesday rescued more than three dozen dogs and cats from an Alhambra home.
The cat — described as “a sweetie pie” by officers — is doing very well.
The rescue team planned to stay with the hikers through the night and attempt another rescue in daylight.
The Los Angeles Fire Department Friday conducted a swiftwater rescue of two men and two dogs from the LA River.
A pair of teenage hikers were rescued late Wednesday night after becoming lost in a Malibu Canyon.
Firefighters Tuesday rescued a woman and ten cats from a house fire in the Antelope Valley.
Animal Control ordered the group to remove all of its animals by Monday, February 3.
A pilot and a passenger were rescued after a small plane crashed in the ocean near Catalina Island Saturday.