LA County supervisors press for better sexual harassment policies

December 13, 2017 at 6:11 am
Kenneth Hahn Hall of Administration, formerly Los Angeles County Hall of Administration.; Credit: jann_on/Flickr Creative Commons Mary Plummer Several Los Angeles County supervisors challenged officials in charge of sexual harassment policies to make it easier for county workers to file complaints and see them resolved, with one suggesting penalties for misbehavior may need to be ... More

Taylor Swift store pops up in Santa Monica

December 13, 2017 at 12:28 am
Taylor Swift fans, rejoice: A store has popped up in Santa Monica with merchandise from the pop music sensation. More

Sylmar Baseball Field Damaged In Fire

December 13, 2017 at 12:28 am
SYLMAR (CBSLA) — Hundreds of kids are without a place to play baseball because of the destructive wildfires. Last week when fires hit Sylmar, fastball winds nailed the Sylmar Independent Baseball League’s fields, toppling several trees. “I played in this park since I was 3. I’ve never seen it like this, so I’m pretty bummed about it,” ... More

SoCal Edison Under Scrutiny For Possible Cause Of Wildfires

December 13, 2017 at 12:28 am
LONG BEACH (CBSLA) — An investigation has been launched into whether the utility company had something to do with one or more of last week’s devastating fires, one of which is still raging. The Thomas Fire near Santa Barbara is still only 25 percent contained. Investigators say the company had equipment near where one of the fires ... More

Dockless Bike-Share Pilot Parameters At L.A. City Transportation Committee Tomorrow

December 12, 2017 at 5:51 pm
Tomorrow the Los Angeles City Council Transportation Committee will discuss dockless bike-share, known as “DoBi”. The T-Committee agenda includes a motion (council file 17-1125), put forward by Councilmember David Ryu with Councilmember Bob Blumenfield, that calls for a dockless bike-share pilot program right away, and using the pilot “to develop a regulatory framework and permit process” for ongoing ... More

Despite threat of lawsuits DWP transfers millions into LA’s general fund

December 12, 2017 at 5:50 pm
The Department of Water and Power. Photo by John Schreiber. An annual transfer of hundreds of millions of dollars from the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power to the city’s general fund was unanimously approved Tuesday by the City Council. Although the payment transfer has caused controversy, lawsuits and threats of future lawsuits, the ... More

Red Flag Warning Extended Again Amid Wildfires, Marking Longest Stretch in SoCal Since 2004

December 12, 2017 at 5:49 pm
A Red Flag warning that was first issued on Dec. 2 was extended yet again Tuesday, in what the National Weather Service confirmed marked the longest stretch for one to be in effect in Southern California since the agency began tracking them in 2004. A huge plume of smoke rises north of Ventura as seen ... More

Ordering Delivery In Koreatown? Here Are Your 5 Best Bets

December 12, 2017 at 3:50 pm
Here are the best places if you’re looking for delivery in Koreantown. More

Randy’s Donuts looking to expand to other states

December 12, 2017 at 3:50 pm
Randy’s Donuts, an icon of Southern California since 1953, is looking to open franchise or joint venture locations around the country. More

Dozens of agencies offering aid at LA fire assistance center

December 12, 2017 at 3:49 pm
LOS ANGELES (KABC) — In the wake of all the fires over the past week, the city of Los Angeles has opened a local assistance center to help those affected get back on their feet. The center is focused on helping those L.A. residents affected by the Creek, Skirball and Rye Fires. RELATED: Skirball Fire ... More

LA police probe claim Roman Polanski molested 10-year-old girl in 1975

December 12, 2017 at 3:49 pm
Los Angeles police are investigating allegations Oscar-winning director Roman Polanski molested a 10-year-old girl in 1975. More