Santa Monica, Santa Ana Mountain Lions At Risk of ExtinctionA study found that due to habitat loss, inbreeding and isolation, mountain lion populations in these areas could go extinct within 50 years.
Ninth Circuit Upholds Santa Monica's Right To Regulate Home SharingThe two home-sharing behemoths had sued, claiming the seaside city’s “Home-Sharing Ordinance” violated the Communications Decency Act – since the legislation would require them to monitor and remove third-party content -- and the First Amendment.
Rollover Crash Shears Hydrants, Causing Twin Geysers And Full PCH ClosureThe geysers that shot up from the sheared hydrants were still gushing into the Santa Monica bluffs by 6 a.m.
Santa Monica Woman Left With Critical Injuries Following Alleged Attack By Her BoyfriendFor months neighbors heard fights.
Sex Offender Arrested In Spree Of Santa Monica Break-InsCharles Newman was caught in downtown L.A. Monday.
Trash Can Fires Spark Concern In Santa MonicaA possible pyromaniac is on the loose tonight in Santa Monica and police want to know who is setting trash cans on fire and they want to stop it before the fires get worse.
10 Trash Fires Reported In Santa Monica In 2 WeeksAt least 10 fires have been reported in the beach city in the past two weeks, several of them on New Year’s Day along 10th Street. One fire was set in an alley behind an apartment building, while another was in a trash pile.
Payless Pranks Social Media Influencers With High-End Pop-Up Shop In Santa MonicaPayless shoes typically cost between $20 and $40. But some of the shoes sold during the pop-up shop went for as much as $600, and Palessi made $3,000 in sales in just three hours.
Arrests Made In 2006 Murder Of Mother Found Beaten, Shot In South LATaja Jones had left her job at a mortgage company in Santa Monica on April 20, 2006, but never picked up her 14-year-old son later in the day as scheduled. Her body was found five days later in her vehicle, which had been parked in a South L.A. neighborhood.
Santa Monica Police Activities League Volunteer Found Dead After Arrest For Child Sex AbuseEric Uller was a city of Santa Monica employee. An investigation is being conducted into whether city officials knew about the allegations against him and failed to act.
Missing Rosters At Santa Monica Polling Sites Found After Voters Use Provisional BallotsTwo polling places in Santa Monica and Mar Vista did not receive voting rosters Tuesday morning, forcing registered voters there to use provisional ballots.