Police asked for the public's help Wednesday in providing information that would lead to the arrests of the thieves responsible for a rash of vehicle tailgate, tire and wheel thefts in portions of the San Fernando Valley.
A Newport Beach physician who faked his own death to dodge an insurance fraud case and who was arrested after hiding in Russia and Egypt for 14 years faces sentencing Thursday for fleeing the district to evade justice.
Los Angeles Clippers power forward Blake Griffin wore a pair of sneakers designed by 11-year-old cancer patient Justice Griffith in the team's 133-124 win over the Washington Wizards on Wednesday night.
Police believe a man, after leading authorities on a high-speed chase through the San Fernando Valley, may have ditched the first car and jumped into a truck, kicking off another pursuit that ended in a crash in North Hollywood.
A federal judge in Hawaii decided Wednesday to extend his order blocking President Donald Trump's travel ban. U.S. District Judge Derrick Watson issued the longer-lasting hold on the ban just hours after hearing arguments. Hawaii says the policy discriminates against Muslims and hurts the state's tourist-dependent economy. The implied message in the revised ban is like a "neon sign flashing 'Muslim ban, Muslim ban'" that the government didn't bother to turn off, state Attorney General Douglas Chin told the judge.
The Los Angeles Clippers lost a 19-point lead late in the fourth quarter, but escaped with a 133-124 win over the Washington Wizards on Wednesday night at Staples Center.