Firefighters hose down the wreckage of a bus and a semitruck that collided, Thursday, April 10, 2014, just north of Orland, Calif. (AP Photo/The Chico Enterprise-Record, Dan Reidel)

At least 10 dead as bus, truck crash in California

ORLAND, Calif. (AP) – The long bus ride north from Los Angeles for a group of high school students who planned to visit Humboldt State University had been fun: The hours whizzed by as they […]


Los Angeles Unified School District

Proposal would provide more resources to troubled LA schools

LOS ANGELES (AP) – The Los Angeles Unified School District has tentatively agreed to provide millions of dollars in resources to 37 under-performing schools to settle a lawsuit brought by the teachers union. Representatives for […]


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Mayor Eric Garcetti talks to KFWB

We want to catch you up on the state of the city of Los Angeles a little more than 9 months into the new mayor’s term in office. Penny and Phil spoke with Los Angeles […]


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Attorneys argue value of CA teacher tenure

We want to review the final arguments in the widely watched case about teacher tenure and the process for firing bad or incompetent teachers. KFWB’s Legal Analyst Royal Oakes discussed this case with Penny and […]


Los Angeles Unified School District

LAUSD in session with stepped up security; emergency plans for parents here

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – An estimated 600,000 students in the nation’s second- largest school district returned to classes today for the start of the Los Angeles Unified School District’s 2013-14 term, with stepped up security […]


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LAUSD to add 1,000 aides for security at schools

LOS ANGELES (AP) – The Los Angeles Unified School District will spend $4.2 million to hire more than 1,000 campus aides to increase security at elementary schools.


Teen injured in football tryouts wins $2.4M against LAUSD

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – A North Hollywood High School student who fractured his spine during football tryouts four years ago won a $2.4 million arbitration award against the Los Angeles Unified School District, it was […]


Judge: LAUSD must rate teachers on pupil progress

(AP) – A Superior Court judge says Los Angeles Unified School District is violating state law by not including measures of pupil progress in teacher evaluations. Judge James Chalfant on Monday issued a tentative, 25-page […]


Long Beach substitute teacher being investigated

(CNS) – A sixth-grade substitute teacher at a preparatory school in Long Beach has been removed from the classroom while an investigation is conducted into “alleged misconduct,” authorities said today amid reports from students that […]


LAUSD students dominate academic event

A group of Los Angeles Unified School District students has done it again! Our congratulations go out to the team from Granada Hills Charter High School for defending its overall team title at the 33rd […]