‘Symphony of Cars’ Gala Bigger Than Ever

The Weiss Family:  Alden, Meredith, Adam, Aaron, Andrew, Valerie, Alan and Aileen Weiss; Photo by Judith Ann Warren This year’s San Marino Motor Classic Gala was bigger than ever. Since the goal is to raise money for charity, the event done on a grander scale would help to raise even more money, said Paul Colony, a co-founder of the motor classic. Read More

USC Medical School Receives $20 Million Donation

The family foundation of the late entrepreneur and industrialist Norbert Gehr has made a $20 million donation to the Keck School of Medicine of USC for research of pre-leukemia diseases, the university announced Tuesday, June 16. Read More

Famed Los Angeles Prosecutor Bugliosi Dies

Funeral plans have yet to be announced for Vincent Bugliosi, who prosecuted Charles Manson and members of his murderous "family" for the Tate-LaBianca killings and later wrote about the case in the best- selling "Helter Skelter," which he co-authored. Read More

Former Nurse Sues San Gabriel Valley Medical Center

A former nurse at San Gabriel Valley Medical Center alleges she was forced to quit after complaining about poor patient care and for reporting that a group of colleagues -- known internally as the "Mafia" -- stole medications and sold them at a profit in the Philippines. Read More

9-year-old in Critical Condition After LAX Crash

A 9-year-old girl remained hospitalized in critical condition on Monday with injuries she suffered when a 67-year-old Los Angeles man driving a new sports sedan lost control and struck her before crashing into a terminal at Los Angeles International Airport, injuring himself and his passenger, authorities said. Read More

Suspect Arrested in Massive Downtown LA DaVinci Fire

A suspect was behind bars Wednesday, May 27 in connection with a massive arson fire that destroyed an under-construction, seven-story apartment complex in downtown Los Angeles and burned so intensely it melted nearby freeway signs and damaged neighboring buildings. Read More

Man Arrested at LAX

A man pushed his way past security officers at Los Angeles International Airport and ran into a terminal Wednesday, May 20 but was subdued by police with a Taser. Read More

‘Pitch Perfect 2′ Tops Films at Box Office

The peppy musical sequel "Pitch Perfect 2" dominated theaters to debut in first place at the North American box office, outpacing the opening of the heavily promoted action thriller "Mad Max: Fury Road," according to final figures released today. Read More