Los Angeles, officially the City of Los Angeles and often known by its initials L.A., is the most populous city in California, the second most populous city in the United States, after New York City, and the third most populous city in North America. With an estimated population of four million, Los Angeles is the cultural, financial, and commercial center of Southern California. The city is known for its Mediterranean climate, ethnic diversity, Hollywood and the entertainment industry, and its sprawling metropolis. Los Angeles is the largest city on the West Coast of North America.
After signing the biggest contract in sports history, Mike Trout mentioned the Angels' "commitment to winning" as a key part of his decision. Problem is, Los Angeles hasn't won a playoff game since he..
A mysterious streak of light over Los Angeles turns out to be two wingsuit pilots flying past with sparklers. The LA police department confirmed that it was part of a film stunt. Rough Cut (no reporter..
According to a report by CNN, the Los Angeles County Coroner said that actor Kristoff St. John, best known for his role on the CBS daytime soap opera "The Young & the Restless,' died of heart disease...
What turned out to be a leaking gasoline tanker has exploded in south Los Angeles, leaving two injured. According to Reuters, At least one manhole cover was sent flying into the air due to the blast,..
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Hollywood actress Lori Loughlin was dropped by a TV network and her daughter lost a sponsorship deal on Thursday, while students sued prestigious universities in growing fallout..
According to Reuters, the Ventura County Fire Department determined a cause for the deadly Thomas Fire, which sparked in 2017. The fire killed two people and destroyed over 1,000 structures northwest..
500 days before the start of the Olympic Games in Japan, 92-year-old superfan Naotoshi Yamada looks to complete his Olympic circle in 2020. He first experienced the Summer Games when Tokyo last hosted..
University of Southern California Los Angeles' head men's soccer coach, Jorge Salcedo, who is among those charged in the biggest admissions fraud scheme uncovered in the United States, resigned his.. Reuters - Published
Mike Trout and the Angels announced their $426.5 million, 12-year contract, a record deal that ties baseball's top player to Los Angeles for what likely will be the rest of his career .. WorldNews - Published Also reported by •USATODAY.com
Law-breaking turned into breakdancing at the end of a Los Angeles vehicle pursuit. TV news helicopters were overhead Tuesday night when a suspect did a brief dance before being handcuffed. (March 19)
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The Los Angeles Police Commission ruled late Tuesday that two officers violated the department's use of deadly force policy when they fired their final shots into a man already shot and prone on a.. Reuters - Published
The small town of Lake Elsinore has become so popular it's now a crisis after tens of thousands of tourists flocked to the area to see the "super bloom" of vivid orange poppies in the California desert.. WorldNews - Published
About 150,000 people over the weekend flocked to see this year's rain-fed flaming orange patches of poppies lighting up the hillsides near Lake Elsinore, about a 90-minute drive from either San Diego.. USATODAY.com - Published
Police in a seaside California city have alerted local schools to two "virtual kidnap" cases in 24 hours, The Associated Press reports. Laguna Beach police say victims received phone calls claiming.. WorldNews - Published
A leaky gasoline tanker exploded in south Los Angeles on Sunday, injuring two people and sending at least one manhole cover flying into the air and flames shooting out of a storm drain to threaten.. Reuters - Published
A gas explosion under the streets of south Los Angeles on Sunday injured multiple people and sent manhole covers flying into the air and flames shooting out of a storm drain to threaten nearby.. Reuters - Published
The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office has joined the inquiry into circumstances surrounding the recent deaths of 22 horses at Santa Anita Park, one of America's premiere thoroughbred.. Reuters - Published
College admissions scandals have run the gamut through the years. In one, expert test takers in New York memorized the answers and phoned them to people taking the exam hours later in Los Angeles. NYTimes.com - Published
Ariana Grande scooped the prestigious Artist of the Year award at the iHeartRadio Music Awards on Thursday evening. The 'Thank u, next' singer was "so honoured" to be one of the night's biggest winners.. WorldNews - Published
By Lisa Richwine LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Hollywood actress Lori Loughlin was dropped by a TV network and her daughter lost a sponsorship deal on Thursday, while students sued prestigious universities.. Firstpost - Published
Two planes collided on a Los Angeles-area runway on Wednesday, authorities said. A single-engine plane caught fire. KABC-TV reports its pilot died. The other plane is a T-28, reportedly with Vietnam.. USATODAY.com - Published
The devastating Thomas Fire that killed two people and destroyed more than 1,000 structures northwest of Los Angeles in December 2017 was sparked by power lines owned by Southern California Edison Co,.. Reuters - Published
BOSTON/LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - "Full House" actress Lori Loughlin appeared in federal court in Los Angeles on Wednesday accused of taking part in a sprawling scheme exposed this week in which.. Firstpost - Published