Los Angeles County

Serena Williams says murdered sister on mind during San Jose loss

After taking the worst loss of her career in San Jose last month, Serena Williams said, “I have so many things on my mind, I don’t have time to be shocked about a loss when I was clearly not at my best.”<p>In a wide-ranging interview with Time magazine published Thursday, Williams shed light on one of …

Serena Williams

Woman Allegedly Steals at Least $35K Worth of Merchandise From L.A. County Malls

A woman was arrested for allegedly stealing merchandise worth thousands of dollars from various shopping centers in Los Angeles County, officials …

Crime

Are Los Angeles home prices finally about to dip?

Record-high housing costs may be leveling off<p>Los Angeles home prices may level off in coming months, new reports suggest.<p>The cost of buying a house in Los Angeles County has never been higher, but a new analysis from Zillow shows that the number of homes on the market with price cuts is slightly up …

Real Estate

Why #hypertufa gardening pots are taking over your Instagram feed

You know when you stumble on something you’ve never heard of before and then you start seeing it <i>everywhere</i>? Well, meet “hypertufa” — your next new eye worm.<p>Truth is hypertufa — a decorative concrete that is durable, lightweight and easy to mold at home — has been around for decades. Eagle Rock …

Gardening

Jeremy Alexander Henness, 31

Posted Aug. 16, 2018<p>Jeremy Alexander Henness, a 31-year-old white man, was fatally shot Sunday, Aug. 12, in the 100 block of East First Street in Pomona, according to Los Angeles County coroner's records.<p>Pomona Police officers were called to the east edge of the train platform at Pomona Station …

Los Angeles

California governor grants pardons to 3 facing deportation

California Gov. Jerry Brown announced Friday he pardoned three former prisoners facing the threat of deportation to Cambodia, including one who …

United States

One suspect shot in deputy-involved shooting in Lennox area

- A man who led deputies on a brief vehicle chase Friday was wounded in a deputy-involved shooting in the unincorporated Lennox area of Los Angeles …

Los Angeles

Vehicle Belonging to Missing L.A. County Fire Captain Found in Santa Barbara County

The black Chrysler SUV that belongs to a Los Angeles County Fire Department captain who went missing earlier this week was discovered in Santa …

Santa Barbara County

Jack Osbourne and Estranged Wife Lisa Osbourne Settle Their Divorce

<b>Jack Osbourne</b> and his estranged wife, <b>Lisa Osbourne</b>, have settled their divorce, <i>Us Weekly</i> confirms.<p>According to court documents obtained by <i>Us,</i> the <i>Ozzy</i> …

Los Angeles

Case Of Measles Confirmed In Santa Monica; Person Visited Urth Café, Loews Hotel

<b>STUDIO CITY (CBSLA) —</b> Amid a national measles outbreak now reported in 21 states, one person with the disease has been confirmed to have visited …

Public Health

Detectives Seek Help Locating Missing Castaic Middle School Teacher

Authorities are asking for the public’s help in locating a math instructor last seen at the middle school where he teaches in Castaic.<p>Reuben Charles …

Middle School

‘Toilet to tap’ water nearly matches bottled H20 in taste test, university researchers discover

Saddled with the “toilet to tap” label, recycled water still has a bit of an image problem. But in a blind taste test, UC Riverside researchers found …

Water

LA to Become First In US to Install Subway Body Scanners

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles subway system will become the first in the U.S. to install body scanners that screen passengers for weapons and …

Los Angeles

Big surf slams Southern California beaches, including 15-foot-plus waves at the Wedge

A south swell that showed up Friday along Southern California beaches has lifeguards bracing for a busy weekend, as summer crowds continue to enjoy …

Southern California

Natalie Wood was warned about 'horrible' weather before tragic drowning, claims boat captain

Dennis Davern, the boat captain who was there on the night Hollywood star Natalie Wood died, is speaking out for the first time in four years.<p>Davern participated in a 12-part podcast titled “Fatal Voyage: The Mysterious Death of Natalie Wood.” His episode airs Friday.<p>Wood’s body was found floating …

Natalie Wood

Poverty in California is getting better — except where it isn’t

That may not sound like much of a decline. But the sheer size of California means any movement in the poverty rate is going to affect a huge number …

Poverty Rate

Tinder’s Sean Rad swipes L.A. County’s most expensive sale in July

A tech entrepreneur’s high-dollar match, a real estate agent’s double-play and a former entertainment executive’s Westside exit were among the priciest real estate deals recorded last month in L.A. County. Here’s a closer look at July’s top sales.<p><b>$24 million — Hollywood Hills West</b><p>Real estate agent</b> …

Real Estate

7,400 LA Homeless Now In Permanent Housing Through Measure H, Officials Say

<b>LOS ANGELES (CBSLA)</b> – More than 7,400 homeless people in Los Angeles County have attained permanent housing thanks to Measure H, according to a …

Housing

Neighborhood Spotlight: Pomona's transition from oranges to funnel cakes has been mythical, like its namesake

As perhaps befits a midsize city far from the region’s coastal urban core, Pomona has cannily counterprogrammed against its glitzy neighbor to the west with distinctly unflashy diversions such as the county fair and a motor speedway.<p>Not that the intentions of those who founded the town weren’t …

Los Angeles

On fentanyl: Congress must avoid another drug war

Congress and the American public had agreed that incarcerating tens of thousands of Americans for nonviolent drug offenses is cruel and ineffective, …

Public Health

Brad Pitt's pals claim Angelina Jolie 'still loves him' despite begging judge to end their marriage

BRAD Pitt's friends have claimed Angelina Jolie is still in love with him - despite begging a judge to end their marriage.<p>The pair are in the middle …

Angelina Jolie

Baldwin Park Woman Accused of Running $160K Immigration Services, Real Estate Scam

A Baldwin Park woman faces 40 felony charges for allegedly scamming victims out of $160,000 by offering bogus immigration and real estate services, …

Real Estate

Pacific Wine & Food Classic​​; ¡Latin Food Fest!​: SoCal Weekend

Looking for things to do this weekend in Southern California? Patch has you covered.<p>SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA – Don't sit inside this weekend! Patch has …

California

Southern California job growth at 15-month low for July

Southern California bosses added jobs in July at the slowest pace in 15 months.<p>In the four counties covered by the Southern California News Group, …

Employment

Stan Lee granted restraining order against former manager

A court has granted Stan Lee a three-year restraining order against a former business manager and caregiver who has been accused of filing a false police report and engaging in elder abuse against the 95-year-old comic book legend.<p>Keya Morgan has been ordered to stay at least 100 yards away from …

Los Angeles

Gavin Newsom says he would run California as 'positive alternative to Trump'

California gubernatorial candidate Gavin Newsom says to Eyewitness News the contrast between him and Republican candidate John Cox couldn't be …

California

Man Accused of Groping Woman in Cerritos Grocery Store

A man accused of inappropriately touching a woman inside a grocery store in Cerritos has been arrested, officials announced on Friday<p>Daniel Tejeda, …

Los Angeles

Garden events in the San Fernando Valley, Aug. 17-24

Here is a sampling of this week’s garden classes, lectures and upcoming garden events in the San Fernando Valley and greater Los Angeles area.<p>AUGUST …

California

Sheriff’s deputies ask Hill Street Cafe patrons to ‘Tip-A-Cop’ for Special Olympics

When Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department deputies talk about a tradition of service, they’re not usually talking about pancakes and coffee — but at La Cañada’s Hill Street Café Friday, the script got flipped when officers went from giving orders to taking them.<p>Crescenta Valley and Altadena …

Special Olympics

Public, Private, Secret: On Photography and the Configuration of Self

<i>Public, Private, Secret</i> explores the roles that photography and video play in the crafting of identity, and the reconfiguration of social conventions …

Photography