Judge: California’s women on boards law is unconstitutional

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles judge has ruled that California’s landmark law requiring women on corporate boards is unconstitutional. Superior Court Judge Maureen Duffy-Lewis said the law that there would be required boards to have up to three female directors by this year violated the right to equal treatment. The ruling was dated … Read more

Johnny Depp, Amber Heard trial: Depp allegedly did cocaine off tampon applicator

Amber Heard made some eyebrow-raising claims in court today about Johnny Depp’s alleged drug use behind closed doors. Amber Heard testified in court today that her sister taught Johnny Depp how to snort cocaine with a tampon applicator. Heard was responding to a photo presented in court by Depp’s lawyers that showed four lines of … Read more

Los Angeles police investigating after man shot and killed outside Grand Central Market in downtown LA

LOS ANGELES (KABC) — Police are investigating after a man was shot and killed outside Grand Central Market in downtown Los Angeles Saturday afternoon. The victim was taken to the hospital but died from a gunshot wound to the chest, the Los Angeles Police Department said. Los Angeles police say the shooter remains at large. … Read more

The L.A. Mayoral Race Is a Dead Heat Between an Ex-Republican Billionaire Shopping Mall Tycoon and a Career Politician

The sidewalks were crowded with people. Karen Bass was happy, and somewhat surprised, to see them. “What made it fun was I actually didn’t knock on many doors,” she tells me. “People came out of their houses and came up to meet me and talk with me. They had been notified via email that I’d … Read more

Laguna Beach wildfire destroys more than 20 homes

Crews battled a fast-moving wildfire outside Los Angles overnight that authorities estimated had destroyed more than 20 high-priced homes and forced evacuations, CBS Los Angeles reports. The blaze, already dubbed The Coastal Fire, broke out in brush between the cities of Laguna Niguel and Laguna Beach just before 3 pm local time and quickly spread … Read more

Wildfire near Laguna Beach destroys more than 20 homes

Crews battled a fast-moving wildfire outside Los Angles overnight that authorities estimated had destroyed more than 20 high-priced homes and forced evacuations, CBS Los Angeles reports. The blaze, already dubbed The Coastal Fire, broke out in brush between the cities of Laguna Niguel and Laguna Beach just before 3 pm local time and quickly spread … Read more

West Hills home murders: Angela Flores, mom accused of killing 3 young children, charged with 3 counts of murder

WEST HILLS LOS ANGELES (KABC) — The mother accused of killing three of her young children inside their West Hills home on Mother’s Day has been charged with three counts of murder, according to the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office. Angela Flores, 38, was arrested after her three children were found dead inside the … Read more

Companies envision taxis flying above jammed traffic

Vertical takeoff and landing such as shown in an image released by Wisk Aero LLC could help commuters rise above clogged traffic As urban traffic gets more miserable, entrepreneurs are looking to a future in which commuters hop into “air taxis” that whisk them over clogged roads. Companies such as Archer, Joby and Wisk are … Read more

38-year-old mother, juvenile arrested after 3 young children found dead inside West Hills home

WEST HILLS, LOS ANGELES (KABC) — A second arrest has been made in connection with the deaths of three young children who were found at a West Hills home, police said Monday. The children’s mother also remains in custody on suspicion of murder. According to the Los Angeles Police Department, the second person who was … Read more