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  • Local Protesters Rally Against Proposed U.S. Military Action in Syria

    HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (KTLA) — Dozens of protesters marched in the heart of Hollywood Sunday to demonstrate against proposed U.S. military intervention in Syria. Estimates of 100 people gathered at the intersection of Hollywood Boulevard and Highland Avenue for the rally. The protest remained largely peaceful, police said. The demonstrators carried signs calling for peace and chanted, “Hands off Syria.” On the organizers’ Facebook page, a post read “We will rally on Sunday September 8th, the day before the U.S. congress […]

  • Anti-War Demonstrators Protest Proposed U.S. Military Strike in Syria

    LOS ANGELES (KTLA) — At least 100 demonstrators marched to Pershing Square in Downtown Saturday to protest proposed U.S military action in Syria. The demonstration was organized by several groups, including ANSWER LA, Arab Americans 4 Syria, National Lawyers Guild – Los Angeles, and Full Rights for Immigrants Coalition. LAPD officers controlled traffic as the protesters marched through Downtown for about two hours. An attack on Syria would exacerbate the suffering of innocent citizens, according to people at the demonstration. […]

  • Rose Parade Floats Make Test Run in Irwindale

    IRWINDALE, Calif. (KTLA) — The 125th Tournament of Roses Parade is months away, but a handful of floats made their debut Saturday in Irwindale. Six floats designed and constructed by Fiesta Parade Floats made a test run along Avenida Padilla around 7 a.m. The test run allowed Tournament officials to check the mechanical and structural integrity of the floats before they are adorned with flowers, according to Fiesta Parade Floats. The public also had an opportunity to see a sampling […]

  • Non-Fiction: Mother Gives Birth Inside Torrance Bookstore

    A mother who gave birth inside a Barnes & Noble bookstore at Del Amo Fashion Center in Torrance on Friday will have quite a tale to tell her child one day. The Torrance Fire Department was called to the scene at about 7:30 p.m., finding a woman in labor at the bookstore, according to fire Capt. Steve Deuel. “It was a little bit chaotic when we arrived because a lot of the customers didn’t know what was happening. But mom […]

  • Security Heightened at Dodgers Stadium for Game 3 of Division Series

    Security was tight Sunday at Dodgers Stadium for Game 3 of the National League Division Series, according to the Los Angeles Police Department. Fans coming to see the Dodgers play the Atlanta Braves in Elysian Park also encountered a heavy law enforcement presence.  Officers were visible at the ball park’s entrances, in parking lots and in the stands.  Undercover officers were also patrolling the stadium. “We want to make sure everybody has a great time and enjoys themselves, and with […]

  • UCLA Attempted Sexual Assault Suspect Surrenders to Police

    A man suspected in two separate attempted sexual assaults near UCLA residence halls surrendered to authorities Sunday, according to Lt. Mark Littlestone. Daniel Fernando Hoyos Isaza, 20, of Santa Clarita, Calif., turned himself in to university police around 1 p.m., Littlestone said.  Isaza was scheduled to be transferred to the L.A. Sheriff’s Department’s Inmate Reception Center in downtown Los Angeles. UCLA police released surveillance pictures of a man on Saturday they believe may be the suspect.  A female student reported […]

  • Students Warned of Attempted Sexual Assaults at UCLA, CSUN

    Investigators warned students and staff at UCLA and Cal State University, Northridge, Saturday about separate attempted sexual assaults at both of the schools. Police were searching for a man who grabbed a student near Rieber Hall on the campus of UCLA at about 2:30 a.m. Friday, UCPD spokeswoman Nancy Greenstein said.  The man was scared off after two people interrupted the alleged attack.  Police believe the man then accosted a second person at a nearby residence hall, according to a police […]

  • 2-Inch Feather Emerges from Baby’s Cheek

    WELLINGTON, Kan. (KTLA) — Doctors examining a 7-month-old baby thought the infant had a swollen gland, but it turned out to be something very different. A feather began to poke out of the baby’s cheek. The child’s parents took her to the hospital and doctors initially prescribed antibiotics, but the swelling never came down. On a second visit, a doctor noticed the feather protruding from the little girl’s cheek and pulled it out. Physicians believe the girl swallowed or inhaled […]

  • Fundraiser Held for Teen Who Lost Limbs to Meningitis

    Kaitlyn Dobrow expected her friends and family would come, but actor John Stamos was a long shot.  And yet, he was there. A fundraiser was held on Sunday at Huntington Beach High School to help Kaitlyn with medical and living expenses. The teenager lost all four of her limbs to a debilitating case of meningitis.  The disease also left her with scars on her face and all over her body. Stamos was one of many people who came to the […]