downtown los angeles

Small fire burns in rough terrain near Wrightwood

WRIGHTWOOD, Calif. (AP) — U.S. Forest Service officials say a wildfire near Wrightwood in the San Gabriel Mountains is holding at 2.5 acres under an air response. Firefighters responded to the fire at around 1 […]


Fundraising obstacle race hits downtown L.A.

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The second annual Concrete Hero, a five-mile race over 10 obstacles poking fun at life in Los Angeles, will be held Sunday in the downtown area to benefit AIDS Project Los […]


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Bus, truck collide in downtown LA

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A bus and a flatbed tow truck have collided in downtown Los Angeles, sending the truck into a convenience store. Fire Department spokeswoman Katherine Main says the collision before dawn Wednesday […]


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Blake Griffin time lapse mural in downtown L.A.

Over the course of a few days in January 2013, a vibrant, jaw-dropping wallscape of All-Star Blake Griffin emerged in downtown L.A. at the corner of Olympic Blvd. and Figueroa St., just a short distance […]



Runners in nighttime marathon hit the streets of downtown L.A.

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Unusual night distance races will wind through downtown Los Angeles Saturday night. The first “New Year’s Race – Los Angeles At Night” features a half- marathon, a 5K race and a kids’ fun run.


Rotting whale becomes sad spectacle in Malibu

MALIBU, Calif. (AP) — With no government agency taking action to remove a rapidly rotting whale carcass from Little Dume beach, it appears that the job will be left to decomposition and nature’s scavengers.


LA police search for girl who was dragged away

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Police searched today for a teenage girl or a small woman who was heard screaming and may have been kidnapped in the El Sereno area, authorities said. The calls reporting a […]


California record-setting heat starting to ease

LOS ANGELES (AP) – A fall heat wave is starting to ease after setting record highs throughout California. Monday’s 94 in downtown Los Angeles tied an 1898 record for the date and the 93 at […]


Freeway closures for the 60, 5 and 10 connectors

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Roadway work will prompt closure of some connector roads tonight between the Pomona (60), Santa Ana (5) and Santa Monica (10) freeways near downtown Los Angeles. The closures will begin at […]


'Sportsageddon' in LA starts tonight

This will be a busy weekend in Los Angeles with playoff games, a baseball homestand and a cycling race. Starting tonight, downtown L.A. is going to be jammed with sporting events and the traffic that […]




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