Southern California

Burn off those calories and other SoCal events during the Thanksgiving weekend

Ramp up to that Thanksgiving dinner with a walk or a run at the beach, then jump full-tilt into the holiday season with craft fairs and Santa on a surfboard.<p>Dana Point<p>Make space for calories with a run before your Thanksgiving feast: the 40th annual Dana Point Turkey Trot. It’s combined with a …

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​Darnold beats Rosen as No. 12 USC holds off UCLA, 28-23

<i>Josh Rosen #3 of the UCLA Bruins and Sam Darnold #14 of the USC Trojans meet on the field after a 28-23 Trojan win at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum</i> …

College Football

National Campus set to host 55 & Over 7.0/9.0 National Championships

The 2017 USTA League National Championships season comes to a close this weekend, as the USTA National Campus is set to host the 55 & Over 7.0/9.0 …

Team USA

Fake CHP officer pulls over woman and gropes her

Authorities are looking for a man who sexually assaulted a woman along a freeway while posing as a CHP officer.<p>The suspect allegedly groped the …

California

49ers not credentialed for UCLA-USC

The 2017 college football season is fast coming to a close, and that means we are running through some of the big remaining matchups. This weekend …

Sam Darnold

You’re Invited: The Modern Love Event in San Diego, California

Calling all Southern California locals + those that are willing to travel/looking for a weekend getaway! Do you like pretty things? Do you fancy a …

Squarespace

Housing activists in Inglewood, Pasadena latest to pursue rent control

<i>A growing number of Southern California housing activists are pursuing rent control initiatives.; Credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images</i>Josie HuangHousing …

Housing

Metro to offer ride-hailing service bridging first/last mile to transit stops

<i>FILE: A new LA Metro ride-hailing service could take riders to and from transit stops beginning in the summer of 2018.; Credit: LA Metro</i>Meghan …

California

Eyes on the sky: How to watch the Leonid meteor shower Friday night

<i>The Leonid meteor shower lights up the sky above China's Great Wall as stargazers brave the -4 degrees temperature and walk up the wall with their</i> …

Astronomy

To save their water supply, Colorado farmers taxed themselves

The Western U.S. is just starting to recover after a prolonged, 16-year drought. A lack of water can force people to take a hard look at how they use …

California

Azzedine Alaia, French fashion designer known as the 'king of cling,' dies

Azzedine Alaia, the French-Tunisian designer known for his figure-sculpting fashions, has died at 77, the French Federation of Haute Couture and …

California

‘Hamilton’s’ Leslie Odom Jr. thinks Hollywood’s diversity efforts are paying off

<i>Leslie Odom Junior, photo by Christopher Boudewyns.; Credit: Christopher Boudewyns</i>Alex CohenLeslie Odom Jr. was living in Los Angeles, struggling to …

California

​USC's Darnold, UCLA's Rosen to square off for 1st time

Sam Darnold and Josh Rosen were born four months apart in 1997, and they grew up on opposite sides of Los Angeles' sprawling metroplex. As two of the …

College Football

Young men, frequent drivers most likely to get distracted while driving

<i>Distracted driving is a growing problem, accounting for at least 12 percent of road crashes worldwide. Young men are more likely to be distracted, a</i> …

California

7 things to do this weekend in SoCal

<i>Skaters take to the ice at an outdoor rink beneath office towers in downtown Los Angeles, on November 21, 2011. The rink opens for the 2017-2018</i> …

California

Where and why Americans feel broke right now [INFOGRAPHIC]

Have you recently found yourself in such a financial pit of despair that you hashtagged your brokeness? You’re not alone, and it might be time to …

California

California has millions of good-paying jobs for workers without a bachelor’s degree

<b>By MIKHAIL ZINSHTEYN, EdSource</b><p>Workers who want to earn at least $35,000 a year increasingly need to have some training beyond high school but not …

Education

78 bulldogs rescued from California puppy mill looking for forever homes

Police seized 78 bulldogs from an apparent puppy mill in Southern California.<p>The French and English bulldogs were discovered with mange and urine …

Dogs

SoCal classic rock station The Sound goes silent

For nearly 10 years it's been the sound of classic rock in Southern California. Now The Sound has gone silent.<p>Los Angeles radio station 100.3 FM "The …

Los Angeles

Rancho Tehama rampage puts spotlight on homemade, untraceable guns

<i>Semi-automatic weapons. ; Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images</i>APThe gunman who killed his wife and four others in a rampage in Northern California …

Guns

Kinetico Inc. of Newbury buys Southern California company

Water treatment product maker Kinetico Inc. of Newbury said it has acquired Nimbus Water Systems of Southern California.<p>Terms of the deal were not …

California

Fundbox. Overcome Cash Flow Gaps. Get Paid Right Away.

The Ultimate 1st and $10K<p>Business Owners – enter the Fundbox <b>1st and $10K</b> for a chance to win $10,000 to help pay the bills and grow your</b> …

Los Angeles Chargers

What gas tax increase? More Southern Californians will hit the road for Thanksgiving

Gasoline prices in Southern California have surged since the state’s gas tax increase, but that won’t discourage holiday travelers during the upcoming Thanksgiving weekend.<p>About 3.87 million Southern Californians are expected to travel for the long holiday weekend, a 3.6% increase over last year’s …

California

LA County patrol car collision kills 2 children

APTwo children have been killed as a result of collision involving a Los Angeles County sheriff's patrol car and two other vehicles.The crash …

California

More funding for community colleges likely, but with limits

California’s Legislative Analyst’s Office issued a report this week that predicted the state’s community colleges could expect a significant funding …

Higher Education

LA County employee complaints rise in wake of attention to sexual harassment charges

<i>Los Angeles County Kenneth Hahn Hall of Administration; Credit: jann_on/Flickr Creative Commons</i>Mary PlummerLos Angeles County has seen an upswing in …

California

Neighborhoods downslope of La Tuna Fire vulnerable to mudslides

<i>Civil Engineer Mike Miranda of Los Angeles County Public Works, examines a large drain inside the Brace Canyon Debris Basin in Burbank. The basin was</i> …

California

LA Sheriff's body cam plan draws mixed reviews

<i>; Credit: Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images</i>Frank StoltzeThe Los Angeles County Sheriff Civilian Oversight Commission Thursday got its first look at …

Policing

Live next to an oil well? CARB wants to know what's in your air.

<i>An oil well next to a home in the Wilmington neighborhood of Los Angeles, California on November 6, 2017.; Credit: Emily Guerin/KPCC</i>Emily GuerinThe …

California

Government outlines when it will disclose or exploit software vulnerabilities

<i>A laptop in the Netherlands was one of hundreds of thousands infected by ransomware in May. The malware reportedly originated with the NSA.; Credit:</i> …

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