| Jan 17, 2012
| 7:53 AM
As the price tag for California's bullet train has soared to nearly $100 billion, a central argument for forging ahead with the controversial project is an even loftier figure: the $171 billion that promoters recently estimated will be needed for new...
| Sep 26, 2011
| 4:41 PM
Air Force One has just taken off from Miramar Marine Corps Air Station in San Diego, taking President Obama to Los Angeles International Airport for a fundraiser in Los Angeles.
Obama arrived in San Diego about 1:30 p.m. and after a few moments of...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 3:49 PM
Airline passenger traffic at the Bob Hope Airport dropped again in August, but at a much lower rate than earlier this year, according to the latest figures released this week.
The number of passengers using the airfield in August dropped 1.6% compared...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 8:17 AM
President Obama will return to Southern California on Monday evening, and the rolling street closures will be coming back with him -- just in time for the evening commute.
Obama will touch down at Los Angeles International Airport shortly before 5 p.m....
| Nov 6, 2011
A long and bumpy road lies ahead for California — make that thousands of rutted, cracked and broken roads and highways.
Nearly 60% of the state’s roadways are distressed and need reconstruction or major maintenance. More than a quarter of the...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 6:13 PM
The number of passengers using the Bob Hope Airport in September remained flat compared to a year ago, stemming at least temporarily a downward spiral in traffic at the airfield for 2011, officials reported.
American Airlines and United are also...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 9:46 AM
The credit rating agency Fitch this week warned that a planned $90-million transit center could significantly increase Bob Hope Airport's debt burden.
In maintaining its AA- rating for the Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority, the agency warned...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 2:25 PM
A 29-year-old Glendale man who was arrested at Los Angeles International Airport upon returning from Armenia on an outstanding $1.1-million arrest warrant pleaded not guilty this week to drugs and theft related charges, officials said.
The man, Alen...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 1:29 PM
Space shuttle Endeavour will take a scenic route through Los Angeles on Friday, passing over some of the region's most popular landmarks.
The shuttle is scheduled to arrive at Los Angeles International Airport around 11 a.m. Friday. But before it lands,...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 1:44 PM
Officials have revealed some details of space shuttle Endeavour's aerial tour of California, a final flight that is to include low-level passes over the state Capitol, San Francisco and several Los Angeles landmarks.
Riding piggyback on a modified 747...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 8:00 PM
Jet Propulsion Laboratory research scientist John Trauger helped prepare the space shuttle Endeavour for one of its critical missions in 1993. He will be looking on with a sense of nostalgia as the craft makes its last pass over Jet Propulsion...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 8:40 AM
The space shuttle Endeavour has departed on its final flight, leaving Edwards Air Force Base for its farewell tour over California.
Massive crowds had already amassed in Palmdale, where the shuttle was assembled, and at the Griffith Observatory to see...