| Feb 21, 2014
| 6:54 AM
Join Times staff writer Kate Mather at 12:30 p.m. Friday for a discussion of some of the most high-profile stories of the week: Ex-NFL star Darren Sharper, San Francisco Giants beating victim Bryan Stow and the guilty pleas from his attackers, and...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 7:35 AM
Join Times staff writer Frank Shyong for an L.A. Now Live discussion at 12:30 p.m. Thursday on the hot sauce that makes many people's taste buds dance, and others' blood boil: Sriracha.
Residents who live near the Sriracha factory in Irwindale have...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 6:30 AM
The father of state Assemblyman Mike Gatto was discovered shot to death in his Silver Lake home Wednesday night, the victim of an apparent home invasion, police said.
The body of Joseph Gatto, 78, was found at about 8:15 p.m., slumped over a desk in his...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 3:54 PM
Unseasonably warm temperatures in the Los Angeles area are expected to drop sharply midweek as a new weather system blows in.
"Basically, we're starting out with temperatures well above normal," said meteorologist David Sweet of the National Weather...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 6:10 AM
[UPDATE 7:55 a.m.: The California Highway Patrol has reopened all lanes following a fiery crash involving two semi trucks shut down all westbound lanes on the 210 Freeway in La Crescenta early Tuesday.]
Crews scrambled to clean up the debris before rush...
| Dec 25, 2013
| 12:03 PM
Christmas just might bring record high temperatures to the Southland, the Los Angeles Times reports.
It's so warm and dry that forecasters have issued a red flag fire warning through Thursday evening for much of Los Angeles and Ventura counties.
| Oct 22, 2013
| 5:47 PM
SPARKS, Nev. – He was dressed like any other student at Sparks Middle School: standard khaki pants and a Sparks sweatshirt. He was tall for a middle schooler, with dark, spiked hair, and in his hand early Monday was a Ruger 9-millimeter...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 9:38 AM
A roughly hour-long car chase that winded through the Crescenta Valley foothills during rush hour Thursday ended after the fleeing driver surrendered to deputies.
The chase ended in a Tujunga neighborhood at about 8:45 a.m. when officers used the so-...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 10:05 PM
SPARKS, Nev. — He was dressed like any other student at Sparks Middle School: standard khaki pants and a Sparks sweat shirt. He was tall for a middle schooler, with dark, spiked hair, and he held a Ruger 9-millimeter semiautomatic handgun in his...
| May 9, 2013
| 7:00 AM
When three young women emerged from a Cleveland home Monday evening after being held captive for about a decade, neighbors were thunderstruck. Ariel Castro, 52, who owns the home and who faces kidnapping and rape charges, was known as a sunny face,...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 10:34 PM
Law enforcement officials have lost the trail of Christopher Jordan Dorner, the fugitive ex-cop accused of killing three people in a revenge-fueled spree. Authorities spotted fresh tracks in Big Bear Valley much earlier Thursday, leading away from a...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 9:22 AM
A Riverside police officer allegedly shot at and injured by a fugitive former LAPD officer was in stable condition in the intensive care unit of a local hospital, authorities said....