Lindsey Bever For the past 12 days, Darren Wilson has been one of the most villainised men in the world. And he has virtually disappeared.
Julie Makinen With the ongoing unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, countries including China have sensed a chance to strike back at what they see as the United States' preachiness and hypocrisy on human rights.
One man was killed and at least eight others were hurt when lightning from a rare band of summer thunderstorms struck Venice beach in Los Angeles on a busy Sunday afternoon.
Michael Idato Everyone else has alarm clocks. The city of Los Angeles has earthquakes.
Lindsey Bever An 80-year-old grandmother was allegedly still alive when she was zipped up in a body bag and put in the hospital morgue’s freezer — where she tried unsuccessfully to escape and froze to...
Jason Wells Firefighters have revised the size of a crude oil spill early Thursday in Los Angeles suburb of Atwater Village down to 37854 litres, after initial estimates put it at 189,270 litres.
Michael Idato and Alexandra Smith Gunman in custody after opening fire in LA airport in an attack reportedly on security guards.
The Los Angeles Police Department's Counter Terrorism and Special Operations Bureau conducted a counter terrorism excersie in downtown Los Angeles, California.
Los Angeles' mayor has announced the deployment of extra police to prevent more violent protests over the Trayvon Martin trial, after 14 people were arrested in a second night of unrest.
UNITED STATES In the movies it has been hit by meteors and attacked by aliens but now Los Angeles is preparing for what officials are describing as ''carmageddon''.
The young motorist convicted of murder for driving drunk in the car crash that killed Los Angeles Angels pitcher Nick Adenhart has been sentenced to 51 years to life in a US jail.
Adolfo Flores and Veronica Rocha Police on Tuesday said two teens arrested this week had developed a "huge plan" to carry out a mass school shooting in which they wanted to kill "as many people as possible."
Joseph Serna The family of an avid mountain climber is grieving after the man fell a hundred metres to his death in Yosemite National Park just hours after his girlfriend accepted his marriage proposal.
Ellen Wulfhorst A midnight to 5am curfew was in effect in Ferguson, after Governor Jay Nixon declared a state of emergency as violence flared anew after a week of street protests over the killing of an unarmed black...
Batsheva Sobelman Amid the tension of Israel's fragile ceasefire with Hamas in the Gaza Strip, the marriage of Morel and Mahmoud has become a national political issue.
Philip Wen Jaycee Chan, the son of kung fu mega-star Jackie Chan, has been arrested in Beijing on drug-related charges amid an anti-drug crackdown that has already netted thousands - including several celebrity...
Daniel Fallon and Nick Carey Violence again erupted in the St Louis area near the site of the police shooting death of an unarmed black teenager, according to local police, despite calls by US President Barack...
Nick Carey Ferguson, St Louis: Authorities in Missouri on Thursday stood by their earlier decision to withhold the name of the police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black teenager, but denied he was the...
John Schwartz, Michael Shear and Michael Paulson Hours after US President calls for an end to the violence, Missouri Governor Jay Nixon orders the state highway patrol to take over security from local law enforcement.
Nick Carey Authorities named Darren Wilson as the police officer who killed an unarmed black teenager in Ferguson, Missouri last weekend, saying the officer had a good record and the incident came in the...