| Nov 29, 2011
| 10:17 AM
The parent company for American Airlines, the nation's third largest carrier, filed for bankruptcy, citing high labor costs and a volatile economy.
American Airlines, the largest carrier at Los Angeles International Airport, and a carrier at Bob Hope...
| Dec 2, 2011
| 2:22 PM
Los Angeles city crews on Friday were working to clean up debris and some 400 downed trees in shuttered Griffith Park, many of which had fallen on Roosevelt Municipal Golf Course. They said the park would likely be open by sunrise Saturday.
| Dec 7, 2011
| 9:35 AM
The small town of San Fernando is grappling with two sex scandals at City Hall.
The city has been roiled by mayor's announcement that he was having an extramarital relationship with a councilwoman.
But months before that, a teenage police cadet filed...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 12:12 PM
Ending a four-year dispute, the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim reached a five-year contract agreement with 2,100 hotel workers.
The dispute had bogged down recently over healthcare cost increases in Disneyland's proposed contracts.
The labor union,...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 1:19 PM
A fire broke out Thursday at the Universal Studios backlot.
The Los Angeles County Fire Department told The Times the blaze broke out around noon at a three-story building near the corner of Lankershim and Cahuenga boulevards in Universal City. The blaze...
| Dec 10, 2011
| 6:34 PM
Former President Teddy Roosevelt is widely known to have coined the famous axiom “Speak softly and carry a big stick.” Take a visit to the Martial Arts History Museum in Burbank, however, and you’ll learn he didn’t need one....
| Dec 12, 2011
| 1:34 PM
The Federal Transit Administration on Monday released its final audit of Metro, the county's transportation agency, criticizing the organization for failing to adequately study capital projects and doing a poor job reaching out to riders who don't speak...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 11:08 AM
California's proposed bullet train will need to soar over small towns on towering viaducts, split rich farm fields diagonally and burrow for miles under mountains for a simple reason: It has no time to spare.
In the fine print of a 2008 voter-approved...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 11:31 AM
The holiday season is bringing little cheer to the local production economy: location shoots on the streets of Los Angeles fell across all categories last week, reflecting a continued slowdown in film activity during the fourth quarter.
| Dec 20, 2011
| 8:43 AM
Los Angeles police were looking Tuesday for two men suspected of posing as deliverymen and robbing a Sherman Oaks home.
The men knocked on the door of the house in the 4900 block of Matilija Avenue and said they had a delivery to make.
As soon as the...
| Oct 6, 2011
| 9:43 AM
Four people were injured when a car collided with an Orange Line bus in Woodland Hills on Thursday morning.
The bus was westbound on Victory Boulevard near Mason Avenue at about 8:15 a.m. when a car apparently ran a red light and they collided, said...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 12:43 PM
Federal prosecutors on Friday launched a significant crackdown on commercial marijuana operations, announcing legal action against several marijuana operations as part of a new statewide enforcement effort.
According to a statement, the action focused...