| May 14, 2014
| 2:41 PM
Bar owners and employees crowded Libertyville's board room recently, trying to persuade officials to back off a plan that would have forced bars to close an hour earlier.
After giving preliminary approval to the plan at their last meeting,...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 1:11 PM
SPRINGFIELD — Gov. Pat Quinn today defended his $55 million anti-violence program now under scrutiny by a Cook County grand jury, saying he is not going to turn his back from public safety needs in Chicago and other urban areas.
| Mar 13, 2014
| 5:31 PM
The city of La Cañada Flintridge is editing its local filming ordinance, most recently discussing the matter with stakeholders Monday in a Public Safety Commission meeting.
Administrative staff, in an attempt to accommodate concerned citizens, pro-...
| May 24, 2014
| 8:05 PM
| Apr 7, 2014
| 10:55 PM
A veteran Los Angeles building inspector sentenced last month to prison in an FBI corruption case will continue to receive a yearly pension of more than $72,000, according to a high-level retirement official.
Samuel In, 66, pleaded guilty last year,...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 7:21 PM
The state Coastal Commission has quietly revived the long-running fight over an overnight beach curfew in the city of Los Angeles.
In an April 9 letter, Andrew Willis, a commission enforcement analyst, asked the city Department of Recreation and Parks...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 4:37 PM
The owner of two dogs that chased deer into an Anne Arundel County school and caused thousands of dollars in damage has been cited by Animal Control.
Alice McCormick of Lothian was issued 11 citations for the two dogs, including allowing dogs to run free...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 5:05 PM
Gov. Martin O'Malley announced Friday that the Baltimore City Detention Center will no longer automatically honor requests from the federal government to hold immigrants for deportation — making the state-run jail one of a relative handful in the...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 4:19 PM
Please, Mr. Bloomberg, leave the checkbook open, but step away from the podium.
Your efforts to curb gun violence and improve firearms safety are notable. The National Rifle Association thanks you.
For years, former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 6:12 PM
WASHINGTON — Under orders by President Obama to enforce immigration laws "more humanely," Homeland Security officials are focusing on at least two major policy changes that would slow the pace of deportations of immigrants in the U.S. illegally....
| Apr 8, 2014
| 7:02 PM
Los Angeles airport officials on Tuesday told a City Council committee that improvements in training, communications and emergency management are on the way in the aftermath of November's deadly shooting at Los Angeles International Airport.