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Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti talks about solutions for his city at the UCLA Anderson Forecast Economic Outlook: Solutions for Our City at the JW Marriott Hotel at L.A. Live on April 2, 2014, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision for UCLA Anderson/AP Images)

Garcetti promotes LA while in Texas

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Mayor Eric Garcetti said today he touted Los Angeles as a leader in attracting federal dollars for infrastructure projects while in Dallas at the U.S. Conference of Mayors. Garcetti said more […]


Photo of parking sign with typo, "1 Minute Parking" that went viral on social media.

Los Angeles street sign allowed 1-minute parking

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Motorists in Los Angeles are known to chafe at the city’s confusing parking restrictions and pricey penalties, but an erroneous street sign spotted last week had drivers scratching their heads. The […]


West Nile

2 infected with West Nile virus in California

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California health officials have reported that two people have been infected with West Nile virus in the state. The Fresno Bee reported that the infections occurred in San Joaquin and Contra Costa counties […]


The sun shines through the Olympic rings at the Cross Country stadium at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)

LA still in the running for 2024 Olympic Games

Boston, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Washington are the cities still in the running for a possible U.S. bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympics. A person briefed on the U.S. Olympic Committee’s decision-making process […]


Traffic jammed on the 405 in West LA. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon)

Los Angeles drivers face the worst congestion in the nation

Surprise, surprise!! Los Angeles drivers face the worst congestion in the U-S — spending an average of 90 hours a year stuck in traffic delays. That’s according to the fourth annual traffic index report by […]


LA Union Station

Union Station in for a big time makeover

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Union Station in downtown Los Angeles is due for a major makeover. The Los Angeles Metropolitan Transportation Authority is proposing improvements that will add 3.25 million square feet of new development […]


Crews sop up the remains of about 10,000 gallons of crude oil in the Atwater Village section of Los Angeles on Thursday, May 15, 2014.  (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

10,000 gallons of oil spills on Los Angeles streets

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A geyser of oil sprayed onto buildings and puddled in knee-high pools of crude in Los Angeles streets after a valve on a high-pressure pipeline failed early Thursday. About 10,000 gallons […]


Crews sop up the remains of about 10,000 gallons of crude oil in the Atwater Village section of Los Angeles on Thursday, May 15, 2014. (AP Photo/Nick Ut )

10,000 gallons of oil spill on Los Angeles streets

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Crews sopped up the remains of about 10,000 gallons of crude oil that sprayed into Los Angeles streets and onto buildings early Thursday after a high-pressure pipe burst. A geyser of […]


Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan, right, smacks Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant on the head as he goes up for a shot in the first half of Game 4 of the Western Conference semifinal NBA basketball playoff series, Sunday, May 11, 2014, in Los Angeles.

Clippers rally for 101-99 win over Thunder

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Darren Collison scored 10 of his 18 points in the final 2:58, rallying the Los Angeles Clippers past the Oklahoma City Thunder 101-99 on Sunday to tie the Western Conference semifinal […]


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Widowed Australian gay man renews 1970’s effort for green card in L.A.

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – A 72-year-old widowed gay immigrant reopened his marriage-based green card petition today, four decades after it was first denied by federal officials in Los Angeles. Anthony Sullivan, of Hollywood, asked in […]


Penny and Phil Sound Bite

The new Los Angeles Register launches today

Move over LA times and Daily News, there’s another newspaper in town. The Publisher of the Orange County Register is launching a new paper today. Phil and Penny discussed the new paper with Eric Spitz, who […]


Penny and Phil Sound Bite

Mayor Eric Garcetti talks to KFWB about his ‘State of the City’

A brand new car pool lane for a busy freeway, greener city streets and no rate hikes for power customers are just some of the highlights of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti’s first state of […]