Mayor, LAPD Chief Hail 'Dramatic Decline' In CrimeOutgoing Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa hailed a "continued, steady and dramatic decline" of crime in the city of Los Angeles after mid-year crime rates were released Friday.
Disneyland Hikes Daily Admission Rate To $92Disney said in a statement that starting Sunday, a one-day adult ticket to one park will cost $92, a $5 increase. Kids' tickets also jumped $5, to $87.
Retiring Principal Credited For Bringing Top LAUSD Grad Rate To ArletaAfter opening just seven years ago, Arleta High School boasts a 92 percent graduation rate, with nearly all of the school's 400 students preparing to go on to college.
Calif. Unemployment Rate Drops To 9.4 PercentCalifornia's jobless rate decreased to 9.4 percent in March, continuing a steady decline as the state pulls itself out of recession.
'Everything On The Table' After Proposed Sales Tax Hike DefeatedThe defeat of a proposed half-cent sales tax increase sent officials at City Hall scrambling Wednesday to determine the next step in trimming the city's $200 million deficit.
California Jobless Rate Steady At 9.8 Percent State officials say California's jobless rate remained at 9.8 percent in December, the same rate as in November.
State Insurance Commissioner Calls Anthem Blue Cross' Rate Hikes 'Unreasonable'California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones is accusing Anthem Blue Cross of placing an "unreasonable" rate increase on small businesses.
Mayor Credits LAPD Hiring Push For Drop In Crime RateProperty and violent crime in the city of Los Angeles were down for the 10th consecutive year in 2012, the city's mayor and police chief said Monday.
Calif. Jobless Rate Dips Below Double-Digits; 1st Time Since '09For the first time since 2009, the unemployment rate in California has fallen below 10 percent.
Regulators OK Rate Hike For Edison CustomersCustomers of Southern California Edison can expect a bigger bill in the mail this winter.
Calif. Grad Rate In Bottom Half Of All US; LAUSD's Even LowerNew federal figures ranked California 32nd out of 50 states in graduating high school students - and the Los Angeles Unified School District is even worse.
City Council To Vote On DWP Rate Increase Despite Salary ReportAt least one City Council member said a vote will not go forward unless allegations of higher-than-average salaries at the utility are addressed.
High School 7 Days A Week? USC Launches Charter Campus A new charter school near the USC campus opened on Tuesday in pursuit of a lofty academic goal: a 100 percent graduation rate.
Jobless Rate Unchanged Despite 12 Straight Months Of Jobs AddedEmployers added 25,200 jobs statewide in July — the largest month-over-month increase in the nation, officials said Friday.
LA County Jobless Rate Slips To 11.4 Percent In MayEmployers in Los Angeles County were among the factors behind the highest increase in job growth in the country.