| Aug 3, 2010
| 11:56 AM
Authorities say they have arrested a teenager in the stabbing death of an 11-year-old girl and the wounding of a 14-year-old girl in the Mojave Desert town of Palmdale.
The stabbing was reported around 7:40 a.m. Tuesday in the 10300 block of Avenue R...
| Aug 21, 2010
| 7:23 AM
VALYERMO -- Fire crews have fully contained a 110 acre wildfire that forced home evacuations of an Angeles National Forest community, officials said.
U.S. Forest Service spokesman Robert Brady says the blaze that erupted Friday near the unincorporated...
| Aug 28, 2010
More than 100 Burbank residents and elected officials packed a community meeting on Wednesday in which representatives for the California High-Speed Rail Authority gave an update on where the massive project is at.
Out of the three community open houses...
| Oct 20, 2010
| 6:03 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Southern California was expected to endure another round of wet weather Wednesday after a storm system brought a mix of rain, hail and thunderstorms to parts of the region.
Thunderstorms in the Santa Clarita and Antelope Valleys...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 5:40 PM
ACTON, Calif. (KTLA) -- Fire crews have fully contained a 100-acre brush fire near Hubbard Road and Escondido Canyon Road in Acton.
The fire erupted just after 11:00 a.m. Thursday in a sparsely populated area and burned about 52 acres.
It destroyed a...
| Jun 11, 2011
| 4:25 PM
PALMDALE (KTLA) -- A man was shot to death in his front yard Friday night after talking to a friend on the phone about an angry man outside his upper-class home.
Richard McCray, Jr. was shot about 10:30 p.m. in the 37300 block of Laramie Street....
| Jun 14, 2011
| 6:02 AM
PALMDALE, Calif. (KTLA) -- Actor and comedian Katt Williams will be in court Tuesday, after being arrested in a standoff with a tractor driver at a home in Palmdale.
Williams was arrested Saturday afternoon for felony intimidating a witness.
| Jun 15, 2011
| 7:32 AM
PALMDALE (KTLA) -- A 35-year-old female special education teacher's aide has been arrested for having sex with a 13-year-old boy at a middle school in Palmdale.
Holly Polson was booked Tuesday on suspicion of four felony counts of lewd acts with a child....
| Jun 15, 2006
MEGA-TUNNELS FOR FREEWAYS are an idea whose time hasn't come for Southern California. They're expensive, often environmentally dubious (especially in a region crisscrossed by fault lines) and frequently proposed for routes better served by surface roads...
| Jan 25, 2010
| 9:33 PM
Los Angeles County Sheriff's investigators say a Palmdale man killed his sister, then drove to his ex-wife's home and fatally shot her in front of their young child before fleeing and taking his own life Monday inside a truck on......
| Aug 22, 2008
PALMDALE-- A woman accused of taking her son and daughter from her parents' residence in Palmdale was found today in Sacramento, along with her children, who were unharmed, authorities said.
The three were found at a Motel 6, said Sharon Chow of the...
| Sep 19, 2008
CHATSWORTH -- The company that employed the engineer blamed for the deadly Metrolink train collision faces a class-action lawsuit by two of its workers for allegedly not giving employees proper rest breaks, overtime and other benefits.