| May 2, 2012
| 11:38 AM
Local and state officials have announced a $72-million project to add truck lanes on the Interstate 5 through Newhall Pass and into Santa Clarita.
The truck lanes are needed to separate heavy big-rig traffic from passenger vehicles and create safer,...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 4:33 AM
MALIBU, Calif. (KTLA) -- A female bicyclist who was killed over the weekend when she veered into a Metropolitan Transportation Authority bus was training for an Ironman Triathlon.
Marisela Echeverria, 36, was dragged beneath the bus and ultimately run...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 7:35 PM
Riders and commuters will see an increase in fares and tolls. The question is how much of an increase will there be?
The base fare is currently $2.25. A series of 4 proposals were put forth Monday by the staff of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 11:55 AM
Millions of Californians in schools, offices and hospitals paused their routines at 10:18 a.m. Thursday to participate in an earthquake drill billed as the largest such safety exercise in U.S. history.
In the east portal lobby of Union Station in...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 4:46 AM
HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (KTLA) -- A 64-year-old woman in a wheelchair died one day after she fell backwards down the escalator at the Hollywood/Highland Metro Red Line station on Tuesday.
"Apparently the elevator ... was out of service operating from the...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 3:57 AM
HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (KTLA) -- More than two dozen people were taken to the hosptial after a crash involving a dump truck, an MTA bus and a BMW in Hollywood Tuesday morning.
It happened just after 8 a.m. in the 7800 block of Hollywood Boulevard., between...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 8:38 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Air travel was starting to get back to normal Wednesday in the wake of Superstorm Sandy.
More than 19,500 flight have been canceled as a result of the storm, according to flight tracking site FlightAware.com.
Some 7,074 flights...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 9:10 AM
- NEW: Sandy claims at least 26 lives across the United States
- More than 7.5 million customers are without power
- Hundreds are trapped after a berm breaks in New Jersey
- Transit official: The New York subway system "has...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 6:58 AM
NEW YORK -- Parts of the world's financial capital awoke Tuesday in the dark and without public transportation after a massive storm flooded tunnels, forced the closure of bridges and roads and left New Yorkers with no way to reach their jobs.
| Oct 31, 2012
| 9:09 PM
As mass transit returns to the roads in New York City in the wake of Hurricane Sandy, riders are waiting in lines and pushing their way back onto buses.
Shoving matches happened as people tried to get on the bus after waiting as full buses passed them...
| Nov 4, 2012
President: Barack Obama. The president's accomplishments during his first four years — steadying the economy, rescuing the automobile industry and winning passage of measures to stimulate the economy, crack down on financial industry abuses and...