| Jun 18, 2014
| 10:55 PM
A body was found Wednesday night near a berth at the Port of Los Angeles, fire officials said.
The body may be that of a maritime worker, but the circumstances of how the person died were not immediately clear, according to the Los Angeles Fire...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 9:22 PM
Chatsworth 3, Palisades 2
Birmingham 3, Narbonne 1
Championship, Saturday, 1 p.m. at Dodger Stadium
#5 Chatsworth vs. #6 Birmingham
Championship, Saturday, 10 a.m. at...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The number of Chinese travelers passing through the Sheraton Gateway Los Angeles Hotel has swelled 15% since the property was purchased in November by a Chinese real estate developer.
The new owner, a subsidiary of Shenzen Hazens Real Estate Group,...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 8:28 PM
Japheth Peleti has no shortage of unpleasant stories from decades of living across a fence from a sprawling oil refinery.
He and his family have contended with rumbling noises that rattle their windows, coped with skunk-like odors, plumes of vapor and...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 7:03 PM
MEXICO CITY — When historians write about 21st century Los Angeles, they'll probably observe that Eric Garcetti was the second Spanish-speaking L.A. mayor in a row to make an official visit to the Mexican capital.
They may also note how trips such...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 3:56 PM
Representatives of a labor-friendly campaign to improve the wages and working conditions of port truckers asserted Wednesday that the vast majority of drivers are victims of widespread workplace violations by trucking companies.
Instead of being treated...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 2:44 PM
I started this week by taking my bicycle ride on the beach trail, and as the crisp winter air touched my face, I looked out over Catalina as a boxer looks at his next opponent.
This weekend is the Mid-Winter Catalina Island Race (formerly known as the...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 8:57 AM
This week Oprah Winfrey announced that her OWN network’s first scripted TV movie will be a treatment of the memoir “My Name Is Love: The Darlene Love Story." This is a cherry on the top of a lot of recent good fortune for Love, who will...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 6:21 PM
It took nine innings, but Port of Los Angeles finally won the City Section Division III baseball championship on Monday at USC, defeating Fulton Prep, 3-2.
The winning run came home on a ground ball and late throw to home plate.
| Jun 11, 2014
| 2:29 PM
The Los Angeles City Council on Wednesday unanimously approved a new executive director for the Port of Los Angeles, one of the nation's largest seaports that has been without permanent leadership since late last year.
Gene Seroka, a veteran shipping...
| May 27, 2014
| 6:17 PM
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti on Tuesday nominated a veteran shipping company executive to become director of the Port of Los Angeles, the nation's busiest harbor for container cargo.
If approved by the City Council, Gene Seroka, 49, head of the...