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  • Softball: City playoff pairings

     
    SOFTBALL CITY DIVISION I First round, Tuesday, 3 p.m. #16 Grant at #1 Wilmington Banning #9 Granada Hills Kennedy at #8 Garfield #12 Birmingham at #5 San Fernando #13 Narbonne at #4 Lincoln #14 Los Angeles Marshall at #3 Carson......
  • Divers find victim after tractor falls into Terminal Island waters

    Los Angeles Fire Department rescue divers pulled a victim from murky waters off Terminal Island on Monday afternoon after a vehicle used to pull cargo plunged into the water. The utility tractor, a self-enclosed vehicle that looks like a big-rig cab,...
  • Longshoreman dies after vehicle falls into water at Port of L.A.

    Longshoreman dies after vehicle falls into water at Port of L.A.
    A longshoreman has died after a vehicle he was driving at the Port of Los Angeles plunged into murky waters, a port spokesman said Monday evening. The man was operating a utility tractor rig on a dock at the Evergreen terminal when it fell into the main...
  • L.A. City Council OKs ban on plastic grocery and carryout bags

    L.A. City Council OKs ban on plastic grocery and carryout bags
    Los Angeles on Tuesday became the largest city in the nation to move toward a ban on plastic grocery bags, with the City Council barring them in supermarkets, convenience stores and any big retailer that sells groceries. Nearly three weeks after a...
  • Four small, early morning earthquakes shake South Bay

    Four small, early morning earthquakes shake South Bay
    A series of small earthquakes shook the South Bay and Los Angeles Harbor on Friday morning, when temblors ranging from magnitude 2.2 to magnitude 3.0 struck off the coast before 5 a.m. It started with a magnitude 2.2 earthquake centered about 7½ miles...
  • Lawsuits target proposed rail yard for Los Angeles harbor

    Lawsuits target proposed rail yard for Los Angeles harbor
    Environmentalists and Long Beach officials are seeking a court order to stop the Port of Los Angeles from proceeding with plans to build a $500-million rail yard that could affect low-income neighborhoods nearby. The Natural Resources Defense Council,...
  • Cirque du Soleil bringing 'Totem' to L.A., Santa Monica, Irvine

    Cirque du Soleil bringing 'Totem' to  L.A., Santa Monica, Irvine
    The touring Cirque du Soleil show "Totem" will make a series of stops in Southern California starting in the fall that will include a three-week residency at the Santa Monica Pier. "Totem" is also scheduled to play at the Port of Los Angeles and the ...
  • For Villaraigosa, no lame-duck treatment in Beijing

    BEIJING -- Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa might be leaving office at the end of next month, but he nonetheless got a personal audience Tuesday with Chinese President Xi Jinping. The meeting came in advance of Xi’s scheduled trip to...
  • Authorities identify man who plunged from Vincent Thomas Bridge

    Authorities identify man who plunged from Vincent Thomas Bridge
    Authorities have identified a man who jumped to his death Sunday night from the Vincent Thomas Bridge in San Pedro, but are waiting to notify his next of kin, a Los Angeles County coroner official said. Just after 8 p.m., the man drove his car to the top...
  • Long Beach votes to sue L.A. over proposed rail yard at port

    Long Beach votes to sue L.A. over proposed rail yard at port
    The Long Beach City Council has authorized a lawsuit to challenge plans by Los Angeles to build a rail yard in the harbor that could impact low-income neighborhoods in West Long Beach. Council members voted 9 to 0 Tuesday to sue over the Southern...
  • Council OKs port rail yard but lawsuit is threatened

    The Los Angeles City Council on Wednesday approved a controversial rail yard near the Port of Los Angeles, setting the stage for possible court challenges, alleging violations of environmental and civil rights laws. The proposal to build a staging...