Suspect Arrested in Hit-And-Run Crash That Left Scooter Rider In Critical ConditionA 55-year-old man was riding a scooter Thursday at about 10:38 a.m. on northbound Hooper, just before 48th Place, when a Honda Civic made a left turn onto eastbound 48th Place and hit him. The scooter rider hit the car’s rear bumper and ended up on the pavement, according to the LAPD.
Anesthesiologist Dr. Amir Friedman Sentenced For Bribery ChargesOn Friday, a court sentenced Calabasas Dr. Amir Friedman to 14 months in federal prison for accepting $788,140 in bribes and kickbacks in a conspiracy to defraud insurance companies.
LAUSD: 97% Of Administrators, Teachers Have Received At Least 1 Dose Of COVID-19 VaccineDistrict officials say that 97% of its administrators, 97% of its teachers, and 95% of its classified supervisors have reported to the district’s Daily Pass system of receiving at least one dose of the vaccine.
LAX, Mayor Garcetti Announce Opening Of $294 Million Economy Parking StructureMayor Garcetti attended the grand unveiling of LAX Economy Parking, the first step of many in the $5.5 billion dollar project underway at Los Angeles International Airport.
Gun Violence Memorial Set To Open In Exposition ParkFormer Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords plans to unveil a Gun Violence Memorial in Exposition Park on October 18, continuing her national tour to raise awareness about rising gun violence numbers nationwide.
Gas Prices Continue To Rise, Highest Since 2012A gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County increased 1.3 cents to $4.464, the highest in nearly a decade.
Man Rescued From Burning Home In Boyle Heights, Hospitalized In Critical ConditionFirefighters responded at about 7 a.m. to a one-story, single-family home in the 2500 block of East Folsom Street and found heavy smoke coming from the structure.
Authorities Looking For Justin Ricardo Jauregui, Man Missing from East Rancho DominguezLA County Sheriff's Department seeks public help in missing persons case for 31-year old Justin Ricardo Jauregui, from East Rancho Dominguez.
Timeline Unknown For Port's Transition to 24/7 OperationsThe port will double the number of hours that cargo is transferred from container ships to trucks and aim to unload 3,500 more containers during the night each week. According to the White House, Members of the International Longshore and Warehouse Union will work the extra shifts.
Developers Face Criminal Charges For Restarting Construction On Laurel Canyon Homes Ordered To Be Demolished 20 Years AgoLA City Attorney Mike Feuer said he has filed 35 criminal charges against Shahra and Ester Ghalil for alleged building and safety violations in connection with the continuing construction of five partially built homes on Woodstock Road in Laurel Canyon. The homes, which were built in the late 1990s, are each three stories and 5,000 square feet.
LAPD Searching For 77-Year-Old Miriam Sanchez Missing From Lincoln HeightsMiriam Sanchez was last seen on October 10 at 5 p.m. in the 200 block of Humbolt Street in the Lincoln Heights area.
101 Freeway In Boyle Heights To Be Shut Down 2 Full Weekends For More Sixth Street Bridge WorkThe freeway closure will begin at 10 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 22 and is scheduled to last until Sunday, Oct. 24 until at least 3 p.m., according to the city’s Bureau of Engineering. The second weekend closure will start at 10 p.m. Nov. 4, and is scheduled to last until 3 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 6.
California Joins Lawsuit Against 'Ghost Gun' Kit MakersThe lawsuit has been filed against Blackhawk Manufacturing Corp., MDX Corporation, and GS Performance, LLC, over their sales of gun kits that buyers can use to self-assemble firearms without serial numbers and cannot be traced – otherwise known as “ghost guns.”
Alisal Fire Smoke Forecast To Drift Into Ventura, LA CountiesSmell the smoke in the air? That all-too-familiar odor may be coming from the Alisal Fire burning in Santa Barbara County. Forecasters say the wildfire's smoke is forecast to drift into the coastal areas of Ventura and Los Angeles counties by Thursday afternoon.
LA Announces First 100% Electric Bus LineAfter five years and $80 million, the Metro G (Orange) Line became the first zero-emission Metro bus line.