Lawmakers Cheer White House Support For Early Quake Warning SystemCalifornia lawmakers say President Barack Obama's recommendation to spend $5 million next year on an early earthquake warning system for the West Coast represents a significant breakthrough.
LA City Council Vows To Spend $27M For 40K Miles Of Needed Sidewalk RepairsCity Council has yet to spend $27 million which was set aside to fund the 40,000 miles of required city-wide sidewalk repairs.
2 Pasadena City Executives Fired After $6.4M Embezzlement SchemeTwo Pasadena Department of Public Works executives were fired after nearly $6.5 million were embezzled from a fund they oversaw, it was announced Tuesday.
Cal Fire Burns Through Annual Funding Ahead Of Peak Wildfire SeasonDespite the peak months of the 2014 wildfire season still to come, Cal Fire has already burned through its budget for fighting major fires.
Local Mother On A Mission To Raise Funds For Ovarian Cancer Research After Losing Daughter To The DiseasePaulinda Babbini calls Robin a dream daughter - student body president, cheerleader, homecoming queen at Pacific Hills High School in West Hollywood. But at 20, she lost her battle with the disease.
Report: Staffing Shortages Linked To LAPD Backlog Of Fingerprint Evidence A backlog of unanalyzed fingerprint evidence at the LAPD has more than doubled in the last two years, according to a report.
California High Surf Caused $20M In DamageThe U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said Tuesday the money is needed to make emergency repairs to breaches and near-breaches damaged by Hurricane Marie.
KNX On Your Corner: Funding The ArtsFunding for the arts at Fairfax High School is flourishing, thanks to a community project started 16 years ago.
Inland Empire May Get Funding Boost For Community College EnrollmentThe Inland Empire is falling behind the rest of California when it comes to community college enrollment, according to a new report.
Disney Ends Funding To Boy Scouts Over Gay Policy The Walt Disney Company will cut funding to the Boy Scouts of America beginning in 2015 because of a policy that bans gay adult leaders in the organization.
Lt. Gov. Breaks With Brown And Says He No Longer Supports Bullet Train Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, once a strong supporter of California's high-speed rail project, says he has changed his mind and no longer backs it.
Hurdle For High-Speed Rail: Where Is The Money?Court rulings this week cast doubt over the future of California's $68 billion high-speed rail plan and serve as a reminder of the biggest question facing the project.
DWP Cuts Funding To Nonprofits After Questions Raised Over $40M In SpendingThe Los Angeles Department of Water and Power has cut off funding to two affiliated nonprofit institutes after questions surfaced about how they spent more than $40 million in ratepayers' money.
Garcetti Visits White House, Talks Transportation In DC TripMayor Eric Garcetti Monday visited Washington, D.C., for the first time since taking office to meet with President Barack Obama and to seek federal funding for local transportation projects.
2 Southland Walks To Benefit Brain Tumor ResearchOn Sunday morning, Frank Figueroa and Bryan Bishop visited KCAL9 to discuss two upcoming walks that will raise awareness and funds for brain tumor research.