Tagged: Los Angeles

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. 9:23 am 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. 5:51 pm 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. 10:08 am 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. 10:23 pm 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. 9:13 am 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. 5:14 pm Read More

Jetliner Makes Emergency Landing at LAX

A United Airlines regional jetliner made an emergency landing Monday, May 11 at Los Angeles International Airport with a landing gear problem, but no one was hurt. The Canadair Regional Jet 200 aircraft landed about 8:30 a.m. 12:49 pm Read More

Bob Huff to Run for Los Angeles County Supervisor

Senator Bob Huff announced yesterday that he will be a candidate for seat of termed-out Los Angeles County 5th District Supervisor Mike Antonovich. San Marino is one of the many cities in the 5th District, which includes Arcadia, La Cañada, Pasadena, San Gabriel and South Pasadena. Antonovich will leave office in 2016. 12:33 pm Read More

Public Comment Sought for 710 Traffic Solution

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) and the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) recently released a Draft Environmental Impact Report/Environmental Impact Statement (EIR/EIS) on proposals regarding the 4.5 mile gap between the I-210 Freeway in Pasadena and the end of the I-710 freeway in East Los Angeles. 9:30 am Read More

Former LAUSD teacher convicted of murder

A former Los Angeles Unified elementary school teacher was convicted today of murdering his 43-year-old estranged wife outside a West Hills home where she had taken refuge after obtaining a restraining order against him. 2:35 pm Read More

Elan Carr announces candidacy for LA County Board of Supervisors

(CNS) Posted Thursday, March 12 – 1:27 p.m. LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Gang prosecutor Elan Carr announced today his candidacy for the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors’ Fifth District seat. Carr, an Iraq War veteran, last year ran an unsuccessful bid for the 33rd Congressional District seat vacated by Henry Waxman. During the 2016 […] 1:27 pm Read More

Antonovich Top Aide to Run for L.A. County Supervisor

IMG_0563 Kathryn Barger told The Tribune exclusively Tuesday that she definitely will enter the race to succeed 5th District Los Angeles County Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich. Term limits will force Antonovich to leave office in 2016. Antonovich has endorsed Barger for the seat on the Board of Supervisors. 1:26 pm Read More