Pipeline Firm Told California Oil Spill 'Extremely Unlikely'Nearly 1,200 pages of records, filed with state regulators by Plains All American Pipeline, detail a range of defenses the company established to guard against crude oil spills and, at the same time, prepare for the worst should a spill occur.
Gas Line Secured In Hollywood, Allowing Dozens Evacuated To Return HomeA ruptured gas line was reported in the 1700 block of North Cahuenga Boulevard around 11:30 a.m. Saturday, according to a LAFD spokesperson.
Fire Hydrant Ruptures In North Hollywood CrashL.A. City Fire Department personnel are on the scene at Riverside and Colfax.
Broken Water Main At Highland And Santa Monica Floods StreetsA water main rupture at Highland Avenue and Santa Monica Boulevard has disrupted traffic in the area.
Pipeline Ruptures Spilling 10K Gallons Of Oil Onto Atwater Village StreetsA geyser of oil sprayed onto buildings and puddled in knee-high pools of crude in L.A. streets after a valve on a high-pressure pipeline failed Thursday.
Gas Line Break Prompts Evacuations In East LANeighboring residents were evacuated Monday after a construction crew ruptured a gas line near Montebello, authorities said.
Officials: Dual Water Main Breaks In Hollywood Hills UnrelatedTwo large water main breaks were reported in the Hollywood Hills area, officials said Monday.
Bryant Recovering After 'Successful Surgery' On Torn Achilles TendonLos Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant was recovering this weekend after surgery to repair his left Achilles tendon.
Water Main Break Impacts Homes On LA's WestsideA water main break impacted homes on the city’s Westside. The rupture, which occurred Saturday morning at National Place and Malcolm Avenue, brought a steady flow of water.
Ruptured Water Main Floods Van Nuys Underground GarageA 12-inch cast-iron water main broke Sunday in Van Nuys, flooding the underground garage of an apartment building, a fire official said.
La Habra Crash Ruptures Gas Line, Prompts Several EvacuationsA suspected drunken driver crashed an SUV into a fence early Friday, rupturing a natural gas line and prompting the evacuations of more than 70 people from 20 homes.