| Dec 30, 2013
| 10:13 PM
A big rig flipped over Monday night as it switched from one Los Angeles highway to another, shutting down a major transition road for more than an hour and a half, according to the California Highway Patrol.
CHP Officer Alex Rubio said the rig, which...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 9:22 PM
Thick flames raced through a lumberyard in Pacoima on Thursday evening, prompting fire officials to ask for the shutdown of a nearby Metrolink station.
The Los Angeles Fire Department got a call just before 8 p.m. and classified the blaze in the 11100...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 11:16 AM
A Metrolink train struck a man late Friday afternoon, severing his arm and delaying evening commuters for more than an hour.
The crash occurred about 4:15 p.m., shortly after the train had left the Burbank Airport station, the Los Angeles Times...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 9:07 AM
A Metrolink train bound for Orange County from downtown L.A. fatally struck a bicyclist Thursday during the morning commute in Santa Fe Springs, officials said.
The incident occurred around 7:10 a.m. near Lakeland Road and Bloomfield Avenue when the...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 11:27 AM
A 25-year-old man convicted of murdering two people in Santa Monica during attempts as a teenager to gun down rival gang members was sentenced Thursday to life in prison without the possibility of parole.
Jose Contreras Zapien Jr., was also given a...
| Jan 12, 2014
| 6:24 PM
SACRAMENTO — Gov. Jerry Brown finally is showing us the money he hopes to parlay into paying for his bullet train. Basically, it's the cash from selling licenses to pollute.
It's not called pollution licensing, of course. Officially, it's a cap-...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 5:29 PM
Officials are easing up on a controversial policy to keep homeless people from congregating and sleeping in Los Angeles' historic Union Station, reopening 30% of the terminal seating to the general public, a transportation official said Thursday....
| Jan 22, 2014
| 6:35 PM
Funding has been secured for a $15-million pedestrian bridge that will cross over Empire Avenue and end inside a new transportation center, making access to Bob Hope Airport easier from a Metrolink station south of the airfield.
| Jan 23, 2014
| 7:24 PM
The Los Angeles County District Attorney declined to file charges against a 21-year-old Glendale woman in connection with the stabbings of two fisherman at the Santa Monica Pier on Saturday.
Agavni Manukyan, 21, was initially arrested in connection...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 8:44 PM
Southern California's Metrolink commuter rail agency plans to replace a key subcontractor Friday in an attempt to keep on schedule a $211-million, state-of-the-art collision avoidance system.
The passenger railroad's board of directors is expected to...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 5:21 PM
Police are looking for a man who reportedly stole a cellphone out of the hands of a 7-year-old child on Saturday afternoon, authorities said.
The boy was walking with his father near the entrance of the Burbank Town Center when the suspect approached...