Officials on the scene estimated the top of the tree weighed about a ton.
A special vigil to honor the life and pontificate of Pope John Paul II will be held this weekend.
Community and religious groups hosted a prayer vigil Tuesday in Koreatown for victims who were aboard a South Korean ferry boat that capsized earlier this month.
More than 280 people remain missing 24 hours after the ship carrying high school students on a field trip to Jeju island began taking in water and sank off the southwestern coast.
Friends and faculty gathered at Dorsey High School Wednesday for a vigil to honor a 17-year-old girl who died last week in a bus crash in Northern California.
Michael Myvett and his fiancée, Mattison Haywood, were on the bus that crashed into a FedEx truck in Orland last Thursday, killing five students and five adults.
John Winkler was fatally shot by deputies responding to a hostage situation at an apartment complex.
Dean Sena’s loved ones remembered him as a kind and gentle soul.
Gregorio Mejia-Martinez, 47, Leticia Ibarra, 42, Jessica Mejia, 20, and Ester Delgado were among six killed when a Chevy Camaro traveling the wrong-way on the 60 Freeway in Diamond Bar early Sunday slammed into the family’s 1998 Ford Explorer.
The protesters were peaceful and under the watchful eye of a phalanx of LAPD.
The family of a 21-year-old man killed in cold blood is pleading for the gunman to surrender.
Hundreds gathered at a Pomona intersection Tuesday for an emotional vigil in memory of youth pastor Daniel Diaz, who was shot and killed in his car early Monday morning after attending a church party.
Friends and family of five young people killed in an early-morning crash in Burbank gathered Saturday evening to share their grief.
An emotional vigil was held Friday evening in memory of a 20-year-old Garden Grove man who was killed in an unprovoked shooting in San Francisco.
A vigil was held Sunday evening in Riverside to remember the high school football player who collapsed during practice and died several days later.