In 2015, officials poured 96 million "shade balls" into the Los Angeles Reservoir to improve water quality and save water. The video went viral, but those shade balls may have used more water than they saved, MIT scientists reported Monday.
By Michael Balsamo, Associated Press
Legal pot shops are losing customers who can get products more cheaply at illegal outlets that don't charge or pay taxes.
By Evie Blad, Education Week
It happened so quickly that this teacher wasn’t sure what she was feeling when a piece of shrapnel struck her in the forehead.
By Jeffrey Brown
It's a kind of album of family and friends, but the pictures are large paintings at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. For a new exhibit called "82 Portraits and One Still Life," renowned artist David Hockney tried to…
President Trump's $1 trillion infrastructure blueprint relies on states and local governments, as well as private sector investment, to provide much of the needed funding. Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti says that his city is doing its part already, and…
By John Upton, Climate Central, Barbara Feder Ostrov, Kaiser Health News
From Puget Sound to Disneyland and east over the Rockies, Americans have coughed and wheezed, rushed to emergency rooms and shut themselves indoors this year as pollution from wildfires darkened skies and rained soot across the landscape.
Wildfires are burning out of control along the Southern California coast. Out of four fires on Thursday, the biggest and most destructive blazed its way down to the beach in Ventura County, closing parts of a major freeway. At least…
Massive wildfires that burned across Southern California on Wednesday have destroyed hundreds of homes, closed schools and set off mass evacuations.
By Michael R. Blood, Associated Press
Los Angeles and San Francisco are among many cities still struggling to fashion local rules for pot shops and growers.
By Associated Press
Vice President Mike Pence is scheduled to arrive in California this weekend for a fundraising trip in a state that overwhelmingly rejected his boss.
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