School bus collision on the 110

(CNS) – A half-dozen people were injured today in a collision involving a school bus, which was not carrying any passengers, and two other vehicles on the Harbor (110) Freeway in South Los Angeles, authorities […]


GM to recall Cruze cars over risk of engine fire

(AP) – The risk of engine fires is forcing General Motors to recall its Chevrolet Cruze compact cars. GM says the fires happen when fluids drip onto a plastic shield below the engine and ignite. […]


Predictions for July 4th travel

Marie Montgomery, spokesperson for The Auto Club of Southern California, says that a record number of drivers are expected to hit the road for the Independence Day holiday this year, encouraged by cheaper gasoline. She […]


405 closures: Metro to hold live chat to talk 'Ramp Jam'

(CNS) – Los Angeles Country transportation officials today announced a live chat for the public to ask questions about the looming three- month closure of on- and off-ramps to the San Diego (405) Freeway at […]


Commerce: Bryson suffered seizure

(AP) – Police in San Gabriel, Calif., have cited Commerce Secretary John Bryson for felony hit-and-run after a pair of car crashes Saturday. The secretary was driving alone when he allegedly rear-ended a stopped vehicle. […]


Pilots didn't get the memo, Obama is in town

(CNS) – Two F-16 fighter planes were deployed today to intercept a pair of single-engine airplanes that violated restricted airspace established over Los Angeles during a fundraising visit by President Barack Obama. A Cessna 206 […]


Southland wind warning begins this afternoon

(CNS) – High winds will buffet the Southland from this afternoon through early Wednesday, creating perilous conditions in the San Gabriel Mountains, the Antelope Valley, ocean waters and along the coast, where minor flooding is […]


Doing business with China

Chinese businessmen in the United States will be the topic on Unfinished Business with Betsy and Renee on Sunday afternoon. The “Committee of 100″ is featured in this discussion. Listen at 4pm on KFWB News […]


Audit shows slow progress on L.A. emergency preparedness

(CNS) – Four years after the city was warned about its flagging emergency preparedness, only modest progress has been made toward developing a comprehensive disaster response plan, according to an audit released today by City […]


Ferrari auctions race car to raise cash for quake

(AP) – Ferrari is auctioning a race car to raise money for victims of the earthquakes that have rocked its northern Italian birthplace, Emilia-Romagna. The 599XX Evo has a commercial value of euro1.3 million. The […]


SpaceX's historic mission complete

(CNS) – Nearly a week after making history by becoming the first private spacecraft to dock with the International Space Station, a capsule built by a Hawthorne-based aerospace company returned to Earth today, splashing down […]


'The Big Stick' arrives in Pedro

The battleship USS Iowa has arrived off the coast of San Pedro, where it will serve as a floating museum. But the ship won’t be immediately docking at the Port of Los Angeles. It will […]





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