Home-Invasion Victim Struck With Baseball Bat in Sun Valley

October 20, 2017 at 7:47 am
Police are searching for a pair of robbers who struck a man with a baseball bat during a home invasion in Sun Valley early Friday morning. Police investigate a home invasion in Sun Valley on Oct. 20, 2017. (Credit: KTLA) The incident occurred shortly after midnight at a home in the 11200 block of Elkwood ... More

Carjacking suspect arrested after leading authorities on chase through LA, OC

October 20, 2017 at 12:38 am
LONG BEACH, Calif. (KABC) — A stolen vehicle suspect led Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies on a chase that was called off, then picked back up by authorities in Orange County before the man was eventually arrested in Long Beach. The chase started in the Lakewood area and moved through Downey near the 605 Freeway ... More

Pollution Linked to 9 Million Deaths Worldwide in 2015, Study Finds

October 20, 2017 at 12:37 am
The fatal effects of pollution are seen across our planet. In 2015, nearly one in nine deaths, an estimated nine million worldwide, was related to pollution in some form — air, water, soil, chemical or occupational pollution, according to a new report published Thursday in The Lancet. Smoke billows from stacks as a Chinese woman wears as ... More

Judge Decides Former LAPD Officer in Cadet Scandal Should Face Trial for Weapons Charges

October 20, 2017 at 12:37 am
A former Los Angeles police officer accused of sexually abusing a teenage girl in the department’s cadet program was held over for trial Thursday on charges of possessing a cache of assault weapons at his San Bernardino County home. Robert Cain is shown in a photo posted to his Facebook page on June 4, 2016. Robert Cain, ... More

SoCal cities compete for coveted new Amazon HQ

October 20, 2017 at 12:32 am
Ever since the Seattle-based company said it is looking for another location, cities have been trying to show off what they have. More

La Niña Expected to Return This Winter, According to New NOAA Forecast

October 20, 2017 at 12:31 am
Watch Video La Niña is expected to be back and it may wreck your winter. But that depends on where you live and if you do or don’t like the cold. NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center has released its winter outlook. This forecast is not a guide for deciding your detailed ski vacation or New Year’s ... More

A warmer, drier SoCal winter might be on tap

October 20, 2017 at 12:30 am
2017-18 Winter Outlook map for temperature.; Credit: NOAA Jacob Margolis There’s a 55 to 65 percent chance that weak La Niña conditions could develop in the Pacific ocean in the coming months, which could mean drier and warmer weather conditions in Southern California this winter, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association. "At this ... More

Mariah Carey’s L.A. Home Hit in $50k Burglary

October 20, 2017 at 12:26 am
Mariah Carey Hit for $50k by Burglars 10/19/2017 9:29 PM PDT Mariah Carey’s L.A. Home Hit in $50k Burglary EXCLUSIVE The L.A. burglars really hit the big one this time — breaking into Mariah Carey‘s mansion and making off with $50,000 worth of stuff … TMZ has learned. Law enforcement sources tell us Mariah’s crib ... More

Authorities in Pursuit of a Vehicle in the San Fernando Valley

October 20, 2017 at 12:26 am
A driver was taken into custody in the Van Nuys area following a short pursuit through the San Fernando Valley Thursday night. The chase, which police said began about 9:20 p.m., went on the 101 Freeway to the northbound 405 Freeway before the driver exited the freeway in the Van Nuys area. A short time ... More

Dodgers fans celebrate all over LA as team heads to World Series after 29 years

October 20, 2017 at 12:26 am
Los Angeles Dodgers fans cheered, waved flags, gathered in the streets and purchased merchandise as their beloved team beat the Chicago Cubs, earning a trip to the World Series Thursday night. More

Cheviot Hills Residents Express Concern Over City of L.A.’s Handling of Safety Standards

October 20, 2017 at 12:23 am
Residents in the community of Cheviot Hills voiced their concerns Thursday night that neglecting safety issues is leading to a rise in crime. Residents are accusing the city of Los Angeles of being unresponsive to their repeated requests to maintain safety standards in the area. KTLA’s Kacey Montoya reports from Cheviot Hills for the KTLA ... More