| Feb 22, 2015
| 9:02 PM
A fire broke out Sunday night at a two-story soundstage on the Paramount Studios lot in Hollywood, authorities said.
Just after 8:28 p.m., the Los Angeles Fire Department was alerted to the blaze at the studio, in the 5500 block of Melrose Avenue,...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 8:28 AM
Forty-five firefighters on Monday morning extinguished a dramatic house fire near a shopping center in Atwater Village, KTLA reported. There were no reports of injuries.
The blaze broke out about 7:12 a.m. near the intersection of Glenhurst Avenue and...
| Jan 31, 2015
| 11:25 AM
Homicide detectives are leading the investigation into a fatal early morning fire at a Canoga Park apartment complex after the victim was discovered to have possible stab wounds, officials said.
Firefighters were called to an apartment in the two-...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 9:37 PM
California's bullet train, now under construction in Fresno, may one day carry passengers from Los Angeles to San Francisco, a distance of about 400 miles.
Angels Flight, a two-car railway, may one day carry passengers from the top of Bunker Hill down...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 5:31 PM
An injured hiker was airlifted from a trail in Tarzana on Monday afternoon, fire officials said.
The hiker, a 25-year-old woman, was hoisted out of rugged terrain with a knee injury, said Los Angeles Fire Department spokesman Erik Scott.
She was taken...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 5:21 PM
Los Angeles city officials are weighing whether to offer a $75,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or people who started a destructive fire that consumed an apartment complex under construction in downtown Los...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 10:57 AM
The reward offer jumped to $170,000 for an arrest and conviction in last month's massive fire at a downtown Los Angeles construction site as investigators revealed an accelerant was used to start the blaze.
Investigators are continuing their probe of...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 11:44 AM
The controversial process for hiring firefighters at the Los Angeles Fire Department needs another overhaul, according to a new study released Thursday.
The 150-page report, prepared for the city by experts at the Rand Corp., features a series of...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 8:55 PM
A fast-moving fire Friday evening threatened to destroy a large commercial building in Baldwin Hills, authorities reported.
The blaze at 6050 W. Jefferson Blvd. was reported about 7:30 p.m.
No injuries were reported.
About 12 minutes after Los...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 10:17 AM
A body was found floating in the MacArthur Park lake Thursday morning, Los Angeles police said.
A passerby near 7th and Alvarado streets in Westlake called paramedics about 8 a.m. after seeing a body floating near the lake’s edge, said Los Angeles...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 10:40 AM
A Delta Air Lines jet has landed safely after a midair scare forced an emergency return to Los Angeles International Airport.
Carrying 152 people, Delta Flight 2116 landed at LAX just after 9:30 a.m. after circling above Southern California to burn fuel...