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Pilot's husband doesn't believe she survived collision

A massive search was launched and some debris from a plane carrying two men was quickly found. But there was no sign of Mary Falstrom or her plane.

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Brentwood residents sound off about Sunset traffic

Frustrated Westsiders attended a community meeting to discuss gridlock on Sunset Boulevard near the 405, where many complained it can take an hour to drive one mile.

Fuel up! California's pricier summer gas is on the way

Gas prices are still decreasing in SoCal. But unfortunately, that won't last for long. It's that time when refiners shut down and prepare to make 'gluten free' gasez.

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Da home of the perpetrators of last December's mass shooting in San Bernardino is up for sale, and selling a home with a notorious history will be tough.

LA County warehouse fire forces evacuations, knocks out power

About 200 residents have been evacuated so far, and Southern California Edison said about 3,100 customers were without power early Tuesday morning.

Here's how Metro's proposed sales tax could be recalled

Los Angeles County's transit agency wants voters in November to approve a new sales tax to fund billions in transportation projects.

Metro Gold Line delays continue during Monday afternoon commute

Commuters who regularly take the Gold Line should expect delays on Monday afternoon due to maintenance on power lines that were damaged over the weekend.

Why LA's worst streets are likely to stay that way for a while

The city spends most of its limited street repair budget maintaining good and fair streets while devoting just two of every ten dollars in the budget to fixing more expensive poor streets.

LA developing national model to help LGBT foster kids

Some parents are afraid to foster or adopt an LGBT kid because they think they're different. Experts are trying to teach people that they aren't.

Good, fair, poor: How does your street rank? Let us know!

Find out how LA grades the condition of its streets and how yours ranks. Share you photos @KPCC and use #myLAstreet.

A gray, gloomy weekend for Southern California

Yes, Los Angeles, that was indeed rain on Saturday morning. Although it has dried up, we've got a cool, cloudy weekend thanks to a deep marine layer.

2nd Street tunnel reopened after emergency repairs

A downtown Los Angeles tunnel that's been featured in movies and music videos has been closed for emergency repairs because of falling tiles.

2 killed as small plane crashes into Hawthorne townhouse

The crash of the Grumman American AA-1B aircraft, which occurred less than a mile from the Hawthorne Municipal Airport, caused a fire in one of the townhouse units that was quickly extinguished by firefighters.

Metro wants to extend sales tax indefinitely to fund projects

A new twist to Metro's proposed ballot measure would add a half-cent sales tax with no end date. The tax revenue would pay for billions in transportation projects.

Venice group: Don't put homeless storage here

A city councilman wants to allow homeless people in Venice to store their belongings in a shuttered senior center. Some residents say it would attract crime.

What’s in a commute? Finding benefits in a not-so-fast Expo Line

Passengers say the news Expo Line commute from Santa Monica to Downtown is no faster than driving.