4 to Watch: On Earth Day, a Look at Endangered Animals in the United States

On Earth Day, we're taking a look at the animals with whom we share the planet. Specifically, the ones in danger of extinction or likely to become that way in the foreseeable future.

It's one of the stories we're featuring today.

Earth Day: The Animals Recently Endangered or Threatened in the U.S.

Close to 1,500 species are listed as endangered or threatened in or near the United States, according to the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service. On Earth Day, we're taking a look at the recent additions.

[NATL] Animals Recently Endangered, Threatened in US

Here's What Will Be Closed Through May 6 at Griffith Park

If you hike near the Griffith Observatory, you'll want to know about these road closures. They're in effect through May 6 due to projects at the famed LA landmark. Click here for details.

[LA GALLERY] Griffith Observatory: One of Los Angeles' Brightest Stars, Inside and Out

SpaceX Suffers Serious Setback With Crew Capsule Fire

Over the weekend, SpaceX's Dragon crew capsule that flew to the International Space Station last month burned in a fire on an engine test stand. SpaceX was testing the Dragon's abort thrusters at Cape Canaveral, Florida at the time. A look at what that means for crew launches.

Celebrate Earth Day This Week

The Great LA River Cleanup is Saturday. Here's how to join and information other Earth-friendly events.

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