| Jun 19, 2014
| 2:54 PM
Wendy Greuel could be called to testify in the perjury and voter fraud case against her former Los Angeles City Council colleague, Richard Alarcon, a prosecutor said in opening statements Thursday.
Alarcon and his wife, Flora Montes de Oca Alarcon,...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Patric Verrone's three-month campaign for a California State Senate seat has come to an end after gaining meager support among voters in West Los Angeles, West Hollywood and Santa Monica.
With 18% of ballots counted in Tuesday's primary, the TV writer...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 12:34 PM
SACRAMENTO -- A trio of Republican state senators introduced a resolution Wednesday to expel Sen. Roderick Wright after he was convicted of eight felonies, and they say they will ask for a Senate vote on the measure Thursday.
The motion is expected to...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 4:37 PM
SACRAMENTO -- Senate Republican leader Bob Huff of Diamond Bar introduced resolutions Wednesday that would suspend Democratic Sens. Roderick Wright and Ronald Calderon as a backup in case a separate motion to expel Wright fails.
Wright was granted a...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 7:03 PM
MEXICO CITY — When historians write about 21st century Los Angeles, they'll probably observe that Eric Garcetti was the second Spanish-speaking L.A. mayor in a row to make an official visit to the Mexican capital.
They may also note how trips such...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 1:08 PM
SACRAMENTO – Three Republican state senators called Tuesday for an immediate vote on expelling state Sen. Roderick Wright (D-Inglewood) a week after he was found guilty of eight felony charges including perjury and voter fraud.
Steve Knight of...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 11:21 AM
A proposed law aiming to train school employees to better identify signs of child abuse or neglect was approved by the California State Assembly last week and now heads to the State Senate.
The California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act, introduced...
| May 14, 2014
| 4:36 PM
Senate leader Darrell Steinberg strongly criticized Gov. Jerry Brown's budget proposal on Wednesday, signaling the potential for difficult spending negotiations in the weeks ahead.
The Sacramento Democrat questioned whether healthcare will cost as much...
| May 23, 2014
| 5:33 PM
More than 100 bills were sidelined in an Assembly panel Friday, including a series of tax credit proposals and a measure to provide special driver's license designations for veterans.
There were 368 bills considered by the Assembly appropriations...
| May 13, 2014
| 12:50 PM
Meet Hazel, John Krasinski and Emily Blunt's baby girl, who has made her official social-media debut four months after being born.
The 34-year-old "The Office" star featured Hazel on his Twitter account to make a point about baby pictures in the media....
| Sep 6, 2013
| 2:27 PM
A principal has been selected to lead Lincoln Elementary in Newport Beach, the Newport-Mesa Unified School District announced Friday.
Eight district campuses have received new principals since the end of the last school year. Lincoln's top job was the...