'Fire tornado' caught on video at 150-acre brush fire near Gorman 'Fire tornado' caught on video at 150-acre brush fire near Gorman

Footage from a television news helicopter showed the Sam fire, which is burning near Gorman, producing an apparent fire tornado.

yesterday, 5:20
Police officer is shot, two civilians wounded in barricade situation at Arcadia home Police officer is shot, two civilians wounded in barricade situation at Arcadia home

An Arcadia police officer was in unknown condition after the shooting. L.A. County deputies are assisting Arcadia police with a barricaded suspect.

yesterday, 4:44
Prosecutors declined to charge deputy with sex crimes. Years later, he's accused of abusing three sisters Prosecutors declined to charge deputy with sex crimes. Years later, he's accused of abusing three sisters

An L.A. County sheriff's deputy was charged with sexually abusing four underage girls, including a 2006 case that prosecutors previously did not file.

yesterday, 4:41
Family of woman critically injured in expressway shooting involving off-duty cop files lawsuit against city Family of woman critically injured in expressway shooting involving off-duty cop files lawsuit against city

Lizbeth Urbina, a 24-year-old mother of two children aged 3 and 1, has been on a ventilator at the Northwestern Medicine intensive care unit for almost a week.

yesterday, 2:31
Federal monitor finds Illinois prisons fail to provide adequate health care to inmates Federal monitor finds Illinois prisons fail to provide adequate health care to inmates

A federal monitor’s report this week cited shortcomings in the health care provided state prisoners in Illinois that ranged from the mistreatment of elderly inmates to a severe shortage of doctors and nurses.

yesterday, 1:54
Whitney Young High School principal selected to succeed Joyce Kenner; it will be the school’s first new leader in nearly 30 years Whitney Young High School principal selected to succeed Joyce Kenner; it will be the school’s first new leader in nearly 30 years

“The students really like him. If I can use the word 'hip,' he’s really hip,” said longtime principal Joyce Kenner of her successor.

yesterday, 1:43
Vanessa Bryant is 'haunted' by the sharing of Kobe crash photos, attorney says Vanessa Bryant is 'haunted' by the sharing of Kobe crash photos, attorney says

The high-profile trial began Wednesday, with Vanessa Bryant's attorney describing the carnage from the helicopter crash that killed Kobe Bryant — and the photos sheriff's deputies displayed of the crash.

yesterday, 14:00
Column: How I've stayed COVID-free — caution, good luck and a smart wife Column: How I've stayed COVID-free — caution, good luck and a smart wife

The spittle of a sneezing, sniffling guy somehow went through his mask and landed on my forehead. He had la corona. I didn't.

yesterday, 14:00
In a coastal California town, three iconic smokestacks are coming down. A community mourns In a coastal California town, three iconic smokestacks are coming down. A community mourns

In coastal Morro Bay, Calif., three iconic but defunct smokestacks are coming down. A lithium battery storage project is planned as state transitions to renewable energy.

yesterday, 14:00
Column: No more fast, no more furious — deadly speeding prompts pleas for a crackdown Column: No more fast, no more furious — deadly speeding prompts pleas for a crackdown

L.A. has seen residential streets become speedways. People are frightened, and tired of waiting for fixes.

yesterday, 14:00