San Fernando Valley

(AP Photo)

Missing Northridge girl found

NORTHRIDGE (CNS) – A 10-year-old Northridge girl who was reported missing when her mother noticed her bed empty about 3:30 a.m. was found nearly 12 hours later about six miles from her home, and police were searching for the person who dropped her off.

03/28/2013

Eric Garcetti

Former competitor endorses Garcetti for L.A. mayor

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – One-time mayoral candidate Jan Perry is expected to endorse Eric Garcetti today, which has the potential to sway her nearly 60,000 supporters to switch their votes to Garcetti in the May 21 runoff against second-place finisher Wendy Greuel.

03/28/2013

(AP Photo)

Rescue officials: Ducklings make foul Easter gifts

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A fluffy duckling might seem appealing next to a basket of Easter eggs, but animal welfare experts want gift-happy parents to picture something else: Poop. The average domestic duck relieves itself once every 15 minutes.

03/19/2013

Gavin Smith, missing movie executive. (AP Photo)

Missing LA-area movie exec now believed murdered

LOS ANGELES (AP) – The 10-month search for a movie executive has gone from a missing persons investigation to a murder investigation, and a convicted drug dealer has been named a person of interest.

03/15/2013

L.A. City Council bracing for major change in membership

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The Los Angeles City Council will undergo a major facelift beginning tomorrow, as voters in eight of the panel’s 15 districts choose representatives from candidate fields as small as two and as large as 12.

03/05/2013

Road closures on Coldwater Canyon

Starting March 23, upgrades to a Los Angeles water main will require the closure of Coldwater Canyon Avenue from Ventura Boulevard to Mulholland Drive during peak commute times, and the work will last for about a month.

03/04/2013

(AP Photo)

LA hospital evacuated, bomb squad examines bag

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Los Angeles police say a man is under arrest and several floors of a hospital in the San Fernando Valley were evacuated for hours while a bomb squad examined his duffel bag.

03/04/2013

Bruce Davis, former Manson family member convicted of murder. (Photo: California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation/AP)

Governor denies parole to ex-Manson follower

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown reversed a parole board and denied the release of a former Charles Manson follower who has served more than 40 years in prison. The board had recently approved the release but left the final decision to the governor.

03/01/2013

$1M reward for ex-Los Angeles officer prompts 600 tips

IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — Southern California authorities were investigating hundreds of tips Monday after offering a $1 million reward for information leading to the arrest of a fugitive ex-police officer wanted in the slayings of three people.

02/11/2013

Henry's Tacos

Henry’s Tacos set to close, unless a miracle happens

Listen to this interview about the status of Henry’s Tacos, which is scheduled to be shut down on Dec. 31.

12/19/2012

LA County voters mandate condom use on porn sets (audio)

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Los Angeles County voters approved a measure requiring porn performers to wear condoms while filming sex scenes, prompting a pledge by the adult entertainment industry to sue to overturn the measure. […]

11/08/2012

Experience LA with Maggie McKay

By Maggie McKay, KFWB afternoon anchor OK, we survived the first Carmageddon but now that the second time around is here we’re making it an excuse to CELEBRATE — or at least, deal with it. […]

09/28/2012

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