"Giant Leap For The City": Garcetti Announces New Homelessness InitiativeLos Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti walked the streets of Skid Row Thursday morning as he announces a new initiative that he hopes will improve the city's homeless crisis.
Jaden Smith Celebrates 21st Birthday By Handing Out Meals On Skid RowActor Jaden Smith celebrated his 21st birthday with plenty of gifts, but for the homeless on Skid Row.
People Making A Difference: Unemployed Woman Stops To Help Less Fortunate On Skid RowThe homeless line up patiently every week for Shirley Raines and her team of devoted volunteers.
City Leaders, Advocates At Odds Over Fixing Growing Problem Of The Homeless -- And What To Do With Their StuffAs CBS2/KCAL9 reporter Sara Donchey reports, the city has a limit on the amount of belongings people can store on the sidewalk.
Is Vermin Infestation Making People Sick At Downtown LAPD Station?The LAPD says an employee at that station contracted salmonella typhi, which typically comes from infected food or water.
Car Slams Into Homeless Encampment In Downtown LA, Driver Flees Scene On FootA driver who crashed into a homeless encampment on skid row into downtown Los Angeles fled the scene after leaving one person injured, according to police.
Off-Duty LAPD Detective, Suspect Critically Wounded In Skid Row ShootingThe two men were wounded after exchanging gunfire.
Thousands In Need Receive Thanksgiving Meals Across LAThe Fred Jordan Mission on Skid Row was expected to serve dinner to 2,000 people.
Nine Charged For Bribing Skid Row Homeless For Fake Election SignaturesThey would each be given either $1 or some cigarettes in exchange for forged or fake signatures on state ballot petitions or voter registration forms.
Downtown LA Hit With Outbreak Of Flea-Borne TyphusHealth officials say they are investigating several cases of flea-borne typhus, a disease that infected fleas can spread to humans. While the fleas can come from cats, rats, and opossums, pets and animals do not get sick from typhus.
Skid Row Cafe Aims To Change LivesA cafe in downtown LA isn't just serving up coffee, it's actually changing lives. Tonight CBSLA's Jo Kwon takes us inside this unique business that's helping women get back on their feet after living on the streets.
Assisted Living Center Accused Of Dumping Patient On Skid RowAn assisted living center in Willowbrook is facing serious allegations tonight. A diabetic man who is confined to a wheelchair claims the center forced him out and dumped him on L.A.'s Skid Row. Crystal Cruz reports.
Solutions To Homelessness Come With Their Own ChallengesBuilding more low-cost housing is at the center of efforts to stem homelessness in Los Angeles and other West Coast cities.
Skid Row Hotel Fire Knocked DownFire early Sunday morning damaged one unit on the top floor of a three-story hotel in downtown Los Angeles.
Man Sentenced In Skid Row Killing Of Transgender PartnerDaniel Molayem was found guilty of first-degree murder in November for shooting his partner of 15 years Kourtney Yochum.