| Jul 18, 2013
| 6:06 PM
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti must resume his part-time duties as a lieutenant in the U.S. Navy Reserve with a stint on Saturday and Sunday at a military facility near the 710 Freeway in Bell.
Since 2005, when he enlisted, Garcetti has worked about...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 1:23 PM
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti said Friday that he “won’t be pushed” into a quick deal on a new labor contract for workers at the Department of Water and Power.
“I’m not going to do a deal before it’s a good deal for...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 2:11 PM
Two pedestrians injured in a hit-and-run accident on Pacific Coast Highway in Malibu were listed in stable condition Saturday, authorities said.
A woman in her 50s and her 3-year-old grandson were crossing the highway and standing in the median at...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 9:38 AM
SAN DIEGO -- Mayor Bob Filner has put the entire city of San Diego in one of his trademark headlocks.
Seven of nine City Council members, countless members of the local Democratic establishment, the chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee and...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 8:20 AM
SAN DIEGO -- A lawsuit has been filed demanding the city eradicate the "foul, noxious and sickening odors" left by birds and sea lions defecating on the rocks next to La Jolla Cove.
The stink offends the patrons of some of La Jolla's best known...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 5:15 PM
SAN DIEGO — Bob Filner had just resigned as mayor after a summer of scandal and civic ridicule. As Filner departed in disgrace, Todd Gloria was busy.
As City Council president, Gloria became acting mayor the minute Filner departed at 5 p.m. Aug....
| Jan 15, 2014
| 7:19 PM
SAN DIEGO — Acting Mayor Todd Gloria called Wednesday for San Diego to do better in finding shelter for its rising number of homeless people.
“We’re a great city,” Gloria said during a state-of-the-city speech in the renovated...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 1:34 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Acting Mayor Todd Gloria's proposal to raise the minimum wage in the city brought almost immediate doubt and opposition from business community power-brokers.
In his state of the city address Wednesday, Gloria said the city needs to raise...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 9:46 PM
SAN DIEGO -- A retired San Diego police officer and the owner of a Washington, D.C.-based election services business have been charged with conspiring to funnel more than $500,000 of illegal contributions from a Mexican businessman into San Diego...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 8:44 PM
SAN DIEGO — Just as this city is recovering from the scandal that drove Bob Filner from the mayor's office, along comes another political firestorm. But instead of sexual harassment, it involves allegations of illegal contributions flowing into...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 2:46 PM
Kanye West pleaded not guilty Thursday through his attorney to charges of battery and attempted grand theft in connection with a physical altercation at LAX with a paparazzo.
Attorney Blair Berk made the brief appearance at the Airport courthouse on...