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Crash Involving Sheriff’s Vehicle Kills Two Boys, Injures Other Pedestrians

A woman who said she witnessed the collision involving a speeding sheriff’s department vehicle and two civilian vehicles Thursday in Boyle Heights that killed... Read more »

Art Students’ Transportation ‘Visions’ to be Honored at Measure M Gala

A group of student artists whose work captures their vision for transportation in the future will be honored Saturday at a gala event marking the one year anniversary... Read more »

Judge Blocks DOJ Policy Cutting Funds to ‘Sanctuary Cities’

A federal judge in Philadelphia issued a preliminary injunction Wednesday blocking a federal government attempt to withhold law-enforcement money from so-called... Read more »

Jury Must Now Decide On Death Penalty for Man Convicted of Torture Death of Gabriel Fernandez

A Palmdale man was convicted Wednesday of the torture-killing of his girlfriend’s 8-year-old son, whose short life and agonizing death also led to a murder charge... Read more »

Sup. Hahn Proposes Plan to Inspect Massage Parlors for Human Trafficking

Supervisor Janice Hahn previewed a proposal Tuesday to have massage parlors routinely inspected by health officials looking for signs of human trafficking. “Human... Read more »

Enriched By The Poor: Calif. Health Insurers Make Billions Through Medicaid

Medicaid is rarely associated with getting rich. The patients are poor, the budgets tight and payments to doctors often paltry.   But some insurance companies... Read more »

LAPD Chief Beck Denies Crime Numbers Cover Up

Los Angeles Police Department Chief Charlie Beck onTuesday strongly denied his agency is doctoring violent crime statistics, calling claims by one of his captains... Read more »

Council Committees Approve Plan for Street Vending Permit System

Two Los Angeles City Council committees approved a comprehensive plan Wednesday for a regulated permit system for street vending, which would end the city’s distinction... Read more »

College College Trustees Order Review of All Sexual-Harassment Cases

The Los Angeles Community College District Board of Trustees has announced plans to tackle issues involving sexual harassment and bullying “head on” to protect... Read more »

Trump Ends Temp Status for Nicaraguans

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to push back against the Trump administration’s move to end Temporary Protected Status for thousands... Read more »

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