Southland runners and spectators who survived the Boston Marathon bombings returned home Tuesday with stories of near-misses and heroism.
Southland and statewide agencies remained on heightened alert Tuesday following two explosions at the Boston Marathon.
Wild winds are expected to whip around the Southland for the next several days.
The Southland Argentinian community is proud that newly elected Pope Francis, the first Latin American pope, has put a spotlight on their country.
Rain is expected to move into the Southland as early as Sunday.
Pres. Barack Obama will pay a visit to Southern California on Wednesday weeks before the Nov. election.
Soaring gas prices across the Southland hit a record high on Saturday at $4.66 a gallon in Los Angeles County and just a penny less in Orange County for a gallon of regular unleaded.
A lingering high-pressure system is expected to bring above-average temperatures to the Southland through Tuesday.
Temperatures soared as Southern California entered its sixth day of a continuing heat wave that strained energy supplies and sent thousands to beaches and shopping malls in search of cooler climes.
Temperatures again climbed into triple-digit territory in valley areas of the Southland Tuesday.
Israeli President Shimon Peres wrapped up his four-day Southern California trip and headed home Sunday.
Three lucky lottery ticket holders in the Southland are each $206,000 richer after matching five out of the six numbers in Friday night’s Mega Millions drawing, a lottery spokesperson said.
Israeli President Shimon Peres is scheduled to meet with entertainment industry leaders Friday as part of his four-day visit to the Southland.
First lady Michelle Obama is scheduled to begin a two-day visit to Southern California Tuesday, when she will appear on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” and speak at a Democratic National Committee fundraising reception in Beverly Hills.
Texas authorities say they mistakenly identified the son of the late NWA frontman Eazy-E as one of eight people killed in a two-car collision.