| Mar 23, 2015
| 9:36 PM
A majority of Los Angeles County supervisors want to consider raising the minimum wage for county residents and employees, joining a growing number of local governments in the region.
Officials in the city of Los Angeles are considering raising the...
| Mar 17, 2015
| 2:03 PM
Los Angeles County supervisors chided officials with the L.A. Care public health plan after an audit found that the agency spent $476,000 on meals and entertainment between October 2013 and January of this year.
The audit released last week found that...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 10:09 AM
A U.S. citizen who said he was threatened with deportation while detained in jail has settled a claim with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
Diego Rojas, 18, was arrested on suspicion of burglary last May and taken to Los Angeles County’...
| Mar 10, 2015
| 12:24 PM
The event: LL Cool J brought a burst of star light to Monday’s Silver Circle Gala, as host of the Venice Family Clinic’s 33rd annual fundraiser.
Sponsored by the UCLA Health System and the David Geffen School of Medicine, the affair...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 5:45 PM
Looking for an additional weapon in their continuing battle against the peddling of teens and children for sex, Los Angeles County supervisors moved Tuesday to more tightly regulate emergency shelter motels to ensure they aren't sites for child...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 9:00 PM
The Los Angeles County Fire Department found itself Monday engulfed in a growing scandal after auditors uncovered evidence that the type of cheating that undermined the agency's hiring process extended to promotional exams and other testing requirements,...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 5:14 PM
Los Angeles County supervisors voted Tuesday to reconfigure the governance structure of the county’s top layer of management, a first step toward rolling back a 2007 decision that gave more power to the county’s chief executive.
| Feb 24, 2015
| 4:22 PM
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to help eligible immigrants apply for President Obama's contested deferred action program, even as the fate of the president’s signature immigration initiative remains unclear.
On a 4-1...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 7:13 PM
There is only one woman on the 15-member Los Angeles City Council.
Statewide, women have been losing ground at other elected levels.
But the emerging field of potential candidates for next year's Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors election raises...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 7:08 PM
Two Los Angeles County supervisors have revived a debate over how the county's top layer of management should be structured, a move that could have repercussions for the selection of a new chief executive for the nation's largest local government....
| Feb 17, 2015
| 3:39 PM
Los Angeles County supervisors voted 4 to 0 Tuesday to require that cat owners in unincorporated communities spay and neuter their pets in hopes of reducing the number of unwanted cats that end up in county shelters and are eventually euthanized.