| Jan 13, 2014
| 5:32 PM
Almost $170 million in additional improvements for Los Angeles International Airport were approved Monday, including major repairs to the aging upper roadway around the central terminal area.
The Board of Airport Commissioners unanimously awarded $80...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 4:03 PM
Customers wanting an infamous Super Combo #1 at Al’s Italian American Delicatessen found last week that the restaurant’s door was locked and brown paper covered its windows.
Although the deli has been run by Greg and Rosa Tomassian for...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Jerry Brown may not have lost faith in his dream of a bullet train racing across California, but a barrage of grim-news headlines may have been enough to give even the governor pause.
Take this sampling from The Times alone in recent days: “More...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 3:00 PM
The California Department of Transportation and conservationists have reached a settlement to remove protective netting across two bridges at a highway widening project in Petaluma that were deadly snares for nesting cliff swallows.
The nylon netting...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 3:53 PM
Our council members like to think of themselves as great visionaries. So why did the public have to read in the News-Press on Jan. 10 that Caltrans confirmed the consistent concerns of the public over planning for the approximately 21 apartment...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 5:36 PM
Three lanes on the southbound Glendale (2) Freeway from Verdugo Road to San Fernando Road are currently closed while Caltrans conducts road repairs, according to the County Highway Patrol's Southern Division.
The No. 1, 2 and 3 lanes will be closed...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 6:35 PM
Funding has been secured for a $15-million pedestrian bridge that will cross over Empire Avenue and end inside a new transportation center, making access to Bob Hope Airport easier from a Metrolink station south of the airfield.
| Jan 23, 2014
| 1:54 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — A report aimed at determining how delays, cost overruns and engineering problems that plagued the eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge might be avoided in the future describes “an institutionalized, if not...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 7:25 PM
Lil Za, who was arrested on suspicion of drug possession while cops were searching his friend Justin Bieber's house in mid-January, will get away with three years' probation after pleading no contest Wednesday to one felony count of possession of a...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 4:20 PM
A Los Angeles police officer convicted of perjury and conspiracy after lying about the details of an arrest in court was sentenced Wednesday to community labor and three years' formal probation.
Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge George G. Lomeli...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 2:09 PM
Residents from the Rancho, Grand Central and Pelanconi neighborhoods were introduced March 20 to Councilman Ara Najarian's smart proposal that addresses the issue of the unsafe Doran rail crossing while also enhancing the city's Riverwalk Park proposal...