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Pedestrian Killed; Driver Flees the Scene

BOYLE HEIGHTS  – A 60-year-old man was struck and killed today in Boyle Heights by a hit-and-run motorist, who witnesses said might have been driving a dark... Read more »

Two Separate Gold Line Train vs. Car Crashes on Same Day

A pair of train-vehicle collisions five hours apart on the Metro Gold Line in Highland Park Wednesday resulted in at least one injury. The first crash happened about... Read more »

Police Investigating Alhambra Death

A woman was found dead Wednesday in Alhambra, prompting an investigation by homicide detectives. The death was reported about 12:40 p.m. at an apartment complex... Read more »

Lawmakers Seeks to Prohibit ICE Raids on School Campuses

A Southland lawmaker co-authored a bill, introduced Wednesday, that would prohibit U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers from entering California public... Read more »

Ex-Fugitive Pleads Not Guilty in Hate Crime Murder Case

A Latino gang member from Highland Park, who spent more than 15 years on the run in connection with a racially motivated murder, pleaded not guilty Tuesday to federal... Read more »

Glassell Park Street Project Slows Traffic

Motorists, bicyclists and school kids should all have a safer-but-slower way of getting places with the completion of a major street project by the City of Los Angeles... Read more »

Homeland Security Defends Immigration Raids, Arrests

U.S. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly Monday defended recent “targeted enforcement operations” by federal authorities in areas including Los Angeles that... Read more »

No Plans to Assist ICE by Police in Southeast Cities

Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers descended on a number of Southern California communities last week, spreading fear that mass-deportations were... Read more »

Trump’s Watered-Down Ethics Rules Let a Lobbyist Help Run an Agency He Lobbied

Geoff Burr spent much of the last decade as the chief lobbyist for a powerful construction industry trade group. Burr sought to influence a host of regulations of... Read more »

ELAC Names Building for Past President: Ernest H. Moreno

A longtime educator and former president of East Los Angeles College has been recognized for his service with the naming of a new 5-story, 135,000 square foot building... Read more »

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