Mayor Eric Garcetti thanks CBS for keeping ‘The Late Late Show’ in L.A.

October 24, 2014 at 8:42 am
"The Late Late Show" is, as expected, leaving its heart (and production) in Los Angeles–and for that, L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti is thankful. More
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Taylor Swift shuts down Hollywood Boulevard

October 24, 2014 at 8:42 am
Hollywood Boulevard was shut down Thursday to make way for a Taylor Swift concert to be aired on Jimmy Kimmel Live. More

Crews contain brush fire near Brentwood at 2 acres

October 24, 2014 at 6:33 am
Firefighters worked overnight to put out multiple hot spots still scorching thick brush in the Rustic Canyon area near Brentwood, officials said Friday. More

Rollover Crash In McClure Tunnel Spurs Brief Closure Of 10 Freeway in Santa Monica

October 23, 2014 at 11:07 pm
Authorities say a thoroughfare in Santa Monica has reopened Thursday evening after a brief closure due to a rollover crash. More

Couple Ordered To Stand Trial For Fatal Pacific Palisades Hit-And-Run

October 23, 2014 at 8:29 am
A Los Angeles couple was ordered Monday to stand trial in the alleged hit-and-run that killed a federal judge’s son in Pacific Palisades two days after Christmas. Marguerite Dao Vuong, 67, is charged with one count of leaving the scene of an accident causing death, and her 67-year-old husband, Michael Vuong, is charged with one ... More

Blake Griffin, Chris Paul put on show in Steve Ballmer’s first home game

October 23, 2014 at 7:06 am
Griffin and Paul lead Clippers over Suns 108-105 More

Male Pedestrian Fatally Struck On 101 Freeway In Silver Lake

October 23, 2014 at 6:52 am
A pedestrian was hit and killed early Thursday morning on the northbound Hollywood (101) Freeway in Silver Lake. More

Westside Congressional candidates debate Santa Monica Airport, fracking, minimum wage

October 23, 2014 at 6:51 am
Congressional candidates Elan Carr, left, and Ted Lieu shake hands after taking part in a debate at The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles on Wednesday night, Oct. 22, 2014. The event was jointly presented by KPCC and USC’s Unruh Institute of Politics.; Credit: Maya Sugarman/KPCC The two men competing to replace retiring U.S. Rep. ... More

Ice-cream truck fatally runs over 7-year-old boy; family wants answers

October 23, 2014 at 6:34 am
Police are investigating how a 7-year-old boy was run over by an ice-cream truck in South Los Angeles on Wednesday night, with witness accounts differing on how it happened. More

Father Demands Justice After Video Surfaces Of His Son Being Attacked Near Valencia School

October 23, 2014 at 12:06 am
"The video shows clearly they assaulted my son. They wanted to hurt my son," says the boy’s father. More

Grant Elementary School To Hold Fall Festival With Haunted Hallway This Saturday

October 22, 2014 at 10:29 pm
The students, parents, teachers, and staff of Grant Elementary School in Santa Monica are rallying together for an incredible community event this Saturday, Oct. 25 – the Grant Fall Festival, Monster Mash Dance – and the Westside’s only Haunted Halloween Hallway. The group seeks support from the community at large to come eat, go on ... More