| Jul 30, 2014
| 6:28 AM
Crews have cleaned up the sludge and broken pavement around a burst water main that deluged UCLA on Tuesday but still have to drain the pipe so they can begin repairs, officials said.
A cause for the rupture had yet to be determined and it was unclear...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 9:21 PM
Marlene Pinnock is a mother of two who once studied bookkeeping and accounting. But her life has not been simple.
She was known as a sweet, friendly presence by some who lived in a homeless encampment beneath an overpass where the 10 Freeway crosses...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 4:34 PM
Fighting the rush-hour commutes six days a week from La Cañada Flintridge to Long Beach might leave most motorists irritated. Not so for Jared Arat.
When stuck in a traffic jam on a freeway on his way to practice with his youth rowing team, Arat had...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 9:23 PM
As if riders on Metra's BNSF Line didn't already know, they suffered through a dismal month of May, with 1 out of every 5 rush-hour trains running at least five minutes late, officials said Friday.
The BNSF Line to Aurora — Metra's busiest with...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 10:13 AM
It may be too much to hope for, but now that Sunset Boulevard in Westwood is a giant sinkhole and UCLA is underwater, could the fragile, aging infrastructure of Los Angeles finally get the upgrade it needs?
Sunset Boulevard, after all, is no ordinary...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 2:05 PM
Los Angeles civil rights activists on Tuesday asked the U.S. Attorney's civil rights division to open a formal investigation into a California Highway Patrol officer who was caught on cellphone video beating a woman on the side of a freeway.
| Jul 26, 2014
| 7:49 PM
Four weeks after being coined, the "Century Crunch" is nearly history, part of the city's growing lexicon of roadway headaches, and for all its poetic portentousness, the crunch was a breeze.
Starting Friday night, drivers detoured with ease around...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 1:27 PM
Community leaders and attorneys renewed their calls for an independent investigation into the California Highway Patrol officer who was recorded on video punching a woman along the 10 Freeway.
Those gathered at a news conference Thursday had harsh words...
| Jul 18, 2014
Driving would be awesome ??? if it weren't for all the other drivers, am I right? For example: Traffic on a major thoroughfare is heavy and moving slowly; only a handful of cars creep through the intersection during each light......
| Jul 15, 2014
In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, rescuers crowd a Moscow subway tunnel after a deadly derailment near the Park Pobedy station left several cars wedged into a twisted pile. At least 20 people were killed and more than 150 injured in the derailment during...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 9:35 AM
A fatal single-car crash on the northbound 110 Freeway caused a small roadside fire early Tuesday that clogged traffic through downtown for the morning commute, authorities said.
The incident in Elysian Park occurred shortly before 7 a.m. One person...