#MyNYPD social media campaign spirals into #MyLAPD

Everyone’s first tweets are boring

Twitter's logo.; Credit: Fred Tanneau/AFP/Getty Images

A public relations campaign on Twitter started by the New York Police Department, #myNYPD, migrated west to Los Angeles this week.  The ca...

FasTrak Express Lanes could continue on 10, 110 freeways

Traffic Congestion Costs Motorists Extra 38 Hrs A Week And Hundreds Of Dollars

Traffic on the northbound and southbound lanes of the 110 Harbor Freeway starts to stack up during rush hour traffic on February 5, 2013 in Los Angeles. The Metro Board of Directors voted Thursd...

3 in critical condition after school bus crash in Anaheim (updated)

Thirteen people, three of them critical, are being treated for injuries after a bus crash in Anaheim Hills. ; Credit: screengrab from NBC-LA

Update 5:58 p.m.

Anaheim Fire and Rescue spokesman ...

Local doctor remembers pediatrician killed in Afghanistan


Kabul continues to sprawl in all directions, and a brown haze often hangs over the dusty city.; Credit: Sean Carberry

An American pediatrician was one of three people killed Thursday when an Af...

Big rig crash suspends Gold Line service in Pasadena (update)

A screenshot of Google Maps in traffic view shows traffic on the 210 and surrounding freeways April 24, 2014.; Credit: Google Maps

Lanes have opened on the 210 freeway, but eastbound traffic is...