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  • Crime rise puts LAPD in a difficult position

    Crime rise puts LAPD in a difficult position
    The city's first major crime increase in more than a decade has Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck trying to maintain a delicate balance. He wants to swarm high-crime neighborhoods with more than 200 highly trained officers from the elite...
  • Garcetti's refocus on crime in L.A. shouldn't include budget gimmicks

    Garcetti's refocus on crime in L.A. shouldn't include budget gimmicks
    With the city reporting a rise in violent crime for the first time in 11 years, Mayor Eric Garcetti has refocused his agenda to put more emphasis on public safety. In his State of the City speech Tuesday night, the mayor announced five new and expanded...
  • Stadium plan for Chargers, Raiders near Los Angeles advances

    A proposed stadium that could become the home of the San Diego Chargers and Oakland Raiders hit an early milestone Wednesday amid rising competition to bring football back to the Los Angeles market. The Chargers and Raiders are planning a shared, $1.7...
  • LA rally calls for higher wages for fast-food workers

    Demonstrators filled a major street outside a Los Angeles McDonald's restaurant on Wednesday to protest low wages for fast-food workers. The rally was part of a nationwide series of events calling on McDonald's, Burger King, Wendy's and similar companies...
  • Who really listens to L.A. mayor's State of the City speech?

    Who really listens to L.A. mayor's State of the City speech?
    Mayor Eric Garcetti's second State of the City speech Tuesday night had many of the trappings of a landmark address on public policy: an elegant setting on a university campus, a rapt crowd of reporters and guests handpicked from Los Angeles' political...
  • State of City: Garcetti focuses on public safety; wants Uber, Lyft at airport

    State of City: Garcetti focuses on public safety; wants Uber, Lyft at airport
    The Los Angeles Police Department will reassign hundreds of officers to new roles in mobile crime-fighting and community policing, a broad reorganization effort aimed at suppressing a surge in violent crime, Mayor Eric Garcetti announced during his 2015...
  • Mayor Eric Garcetti and the Year of Public Safety

    Mayor Eric Garcetti and the Year of Public Safety
    Mayor Eric Garcetti didn't come out and say it in his State of the City speech Tuesday night, but it sure sounded like 2015 is going to be the Year of Public Safety. The mayor announced five new or expanded crime prevention and suppression initiatives...
  • Los Angeles mayor wants to cut violent crime, add trash cans

    Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti was elected two years ago on a back-to-basics agenda. On Tuesday, he promised more of the same for city residents — safer and cleaner streets. In an annual speech to City Council members and business and civic...
  • L.A. transit officials should support affordable housing near rail lines

    L.A. transit officials should support affordable housing near rail lines
    The Los Angeles Metropolitan Transportation Agency is considering expanding its mission to include the development of affordable housing along transit lines. Metro, which operates the subways, light-rail lines and most of the region's buses, owns about 50...
  • Nine things to know about boosting the minimum wage in L.A.

    Nine things to know about boosting the minimum wage in L.A.
    Los Angeles lawmakers will hold the first in a string of public hearings Tuesday on whether to boost the citywide minimum wage. Here are the basic things to know about the plan: How much could the minimum wage go up? There are two proposals to hike...
  • Confused about parking restrictions? Redesigned street signs may help

    Confused about parking restrictions? Redesigned street signs may help
    Squinting out a car window to decipher a stack of pole-bound parking signs is one of L.A.'s more annoying experiences.  That could change starting this weekend, with the launch of a new sign aimed at making parking restrictions easier to understand. The...