LAFD and other agencies fanned out across the Hollywood Hills Saturday to make sure the community was ready for a worst case scenario.
Alex Biston's Weather Forecast (Aug. 15)Excessive heat warnings are in place as temperatures into the overnight hours are expected to stay. Alex Biston reports.
Residents Throughout SoCal Report Increase In Package Delays From USPSResidents throughout Southern California have reported an increase in delays from the U.S. Postal Service. Amy Johnson and Rachel Kim report.
Police Probe Death Of Burglary Suspect In ArletaPolice were investigating the death of a burglary suspect in Arleta. Amy Johnson reports.
Firefighters Gain Ground On Skyline Fire In CoronaFire crews hope to have the Skyline fire in Corona fully contained by Saturday. Amy Johnson reports.
Firefighters Continue To Battle Massive Lake Hughes Fire; Structures Remain ThreatenedFirefighters continue to battle the massive fire in the Lake Hughes area. Amy Johnson reports.
Man Sought On Suspicion Of Arson In Connection With 1,500-Acre Azusa FireAuthorities were searching for a 36-year-old man experiencing homelessness who stands accused of starting the Ranch 2 fire in Azusa that scorched 1,500 acres. Amy Johnson reports.
Extreme Heat Hits California, Spurring Rolling Power Outages For 1st Time Since 2011For the first time in almost two decades, the ongoing heat wave is causing rolling blackouts. Joy Benedict reports.
Garcetti Extends Relaxed Parking Enforcement In LA Through October 1Mayor Garcetti Friday extended relaxed parking enforcement across the City of Los Angeles until Oct. 1 in efforts to make it easier to stay home when possible.
Evelyn Taft's Weather Forecast (Aug. 14)Evelyn Taft takes a look at tonight's weather.
Azusa Police: Ranch Fire Started By Arson, Search For Suspect ContinuesThe Azusa Police Department Friday said it was searching for a man wanted in connection connection with the Ranch Fire, which has burned roughly 1,500 acres since it started Thursday afternoon.
Shark Euthanized After Coming Onto Newport Beach Shore With InjuriesThe 3- to 4-foot thresher shark appeared to have injuries consistent with being hit by a boat propeller and was later euthanized by animal control officials. Stacey Butler reports.
Business Booming At Local Pizzerias Even As Cheese, Pepperoni Harder To Come ByIn the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, there have been shortages of toilet paper, hand sanitizer and coins, but now some pizza places are reporting a shortage of pepperoni.
Obesity-Linked Coronavirus Death Rates Impacts Men And Women Differently, Study SaysNew research is showing that coronavirus has proven to be deadlier among overweight men than men. Kandiss Crone reports.
Lake Fire Continues To Burn As It Approaches 20,000 AcresThe Lake Fire in the Lake Hughes area continued to burn throughout Friday night and was at 17,482 acres and 12% containment. Nicole Comstock reports.
UCLA Climate Scientist: Possible Heat Wave Could Be Worst Area Has Seen In A DecadeA statewide flex alert has been issued for Friday, when a stretch of hot weather is forecast to begin across Southern California — a potential heat wave that at least one climate scientist said could be the worst the region has seen in a decade.
Coronavirus Hospitalizations Continue Decline, Case Counts Continue To IncreaseCoronavirus hospitalizations across the Southland continued their decline from a peak last month, even though case counts and deaths continue to increase.
South Pasadena Goes Dark As Rolling Blackouts OrderedThe California Independent System Operator Friday declared a statewide Stage 3 Electrical Emergency due to high heat and increased electricity demand — initiating rotating outages throughout the state.
Cal ISO Issues Stage 3 Emergency Notice, Rolling Blackouts UnderwayThe California Independent System Operator Friday declared a statewide Stage 3 Electrical Emergency due to high heat and increased electricity demand — initiating rotating outages throughout the state — for the first time since 2001.
Newport Beach Man Charged After Waving Gun Near Black Lives Matter ProtestersA Newport Beach man has been charged with two misdemeanors for waving a loaded gun at Black Lives Matter protestors while screaming racial slurs during a Newport Beach protest in June.
South LA Woman Charged With Killing 4-Year-Old DaughterA South LA woman was charged Friday with beating her 4-year-old daughter to death.
Beachgoers Attempt To Practice Safety Protocols At OC Beaches As Temperatures SoarWith scorching temperatures across the Southland, many are grabbing their towels and heading for the beach while trying to practice socail distancing and follow face mask orders.
US Postal Service Warns California, 45 Other States On Mail BallotsThe U.S. Postal Service has warned California and 45 states and the District of Columbia it cannot guarantee all ballots cast by mail for the November election will arrive in time.
Shark Euthanized After Coming Onto Newport Beach Shore With InjuriesA thresher shark had to be euthanized Friday after coming onto shore with possible boat propeller injuries.
Hoop Bus Touring Country Fighting for Racial EqualityThe Hoop Bus is rolling across the country, headed to our nation's capital for the March on Washington later in this month. Though it may seem like a fun sports gimmick, the bus has a much deeper meaning as Kristin Smith found out