A screaming man standing atop a Mercedes-Benz at Hollywood Boulevard and Highland Avenue was detained today and likely will be booked on suspicion of being drunk or high, police said.
Fire ripped through a home near Culver City today, a day after the occupant left for vacation. The blaze in the 5800 block of West Smiley Drive was reported at 4:24a.m., a fire department dispatcher said.
Top seeded Andy Murray, who is looking for his first ATP title of the year, beat Alejandro Falla 7-6 (7/3), 6-1 in the quarter-finals of the 600,000 dollar Farmers Classic on Friday.
A year-old program granting movie studios tax breaks for filming in California has saved jobs and should yield two billion dollars in direct spending, Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger said.
A very-small earthquake, with an estimated magnitude of 2.1. struck the western San Fernando Valley today, according to automated seismographs and computers operated by the U.S. Geological Survey.
Lindsay Lohan could be sprung from jail as early as today, but she is expected to check into a 90-day inpatient addiction treatment center in Costa Mesa within 24 hours of her release.
US officials are beginning to address standing down oil clean-up efforts in the Gulf of Mexico in coming weeks, and in particular what to do with millions of feet of boom.
Canadian military jets intercepted two Russian bombers this week as they approached Canadian airspace near the Arctic, the defense ministry said Friday.