The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors will consider Tuesday putting in place a law that would cap rent increases at 3 percent per year in unincorporated areas and require that landlords have a legitimate reason for evictions.
A mosquito capable of transmitting deadly diseases has made its home in an area around about 900 Mecca homes since first being discovered in the city last fall, local vector control officials said Monday.
A sentencing hearing was postponed Monday for a former U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs contracts administrator who pleaded guilty to tax fraud and lying to investigators about his part in a bribery scheme at the VA's Westside medical center campus.
Former Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca will have his appeal heard in November, more than a year after a federal jury convicted him of obstruction of justice and lying, crimes for which the ex- lawman was sentenced to three years behind bars.
A waiter who alleges he's owed $8.6 million for helping to set up Manny Pacquiao's 2015 fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr. will himself have to face trial of a lawsuit brought by a Beverly Hills businessman who says he deserves half of a $10,000 finder's fee related to the set-up of the boxing match, a judge ruled Wednesday.
USC announced Tuesday the creation of a website allowing students, alumni and other interested parties to provide input and keep tabs on the university's search for a new president.
The Los Angeles City Council voted 15-0 Tuesday to rename Rodeo Road as Obama Boulevard in honor of former President Barack Obama.
One of the first questions you're likely to be asked Wednesday will be "did you feel it?" -- a magnitude-4.4 earthquake that struck north of La Verne.
The death of senator John McCain has left his Republican party ever more firmly in the hands of Donald Trump, without a voice willing to challenge the president's most extreme statements and policies.
A plan to build what is billed as a zero- emissions, high-speed, underground public transportation system from the Hollywood area to Dodger Stadium will be the subject of a public hearing Tuesday at the ballpark.