LA County gas prices drop for 60th straight day

LA County gas prices drop for 60th straight day

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County decreased for the 60th consecutive day Saturday since rising to a record, dropping six-tenths of a cent to $5.399, its lowest amount since March 6. The average price has dropped $1.063 since rising to a record high … Read more

Gas prices drop for 53rd consecutive day

Gas prices drop for 53rd consecutive day

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County decreased for the 53rd consecutive day Saturday since rising to a record, dropping 4.1 cents to $5.509, its lowest amount since March 7. The average price has dropped 95.3 cents since rising to a record high of … Read more

13 injured after MTA bus hits train pillar in Bronx: NYPD

13 injured after MTA bus hits train pillar in Bronx: NYPD

An MTA bus driver is in critical condition and 12 others suffered minor injuries after a bus slammed into a subway pillar in the Bronx Thursday morning, according to the NYPD. Authorities said the incident happened around 8:30 a.m. on Boston Road and East Tremont Avenue. The MTA bus driver was transported to St. Barnabas … Read more

LA joins coalition defending fuel economy standards

LA joins coalition defending fuel economy standards

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — Los Angeles Monday joined a multistate coalition in defending a challenge to federal fuel economy standards for light-duty vehicles. In a motion, 21 states, plus the District of Columbia and Los Angeles, New York City and San Francisco joined the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. “These vital new fuel economy standards … Read more

Attorney sues Alaska Airlines over child vaccination snafu

Attorney sues Alaska Airlines over child vaccination snafu

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — An Irvine attorney filed court papers Saturday alleging his family was denied boarding of a return flight from Mexico to Los Angeles in the spring unless their 2-year-old child received the coronavirus vaccination, then denied boarding again even after getting the child a shot and tested negative. Marc Y. Lazo’s still-unofficial Los … Read more

Average LA gas price drops to lowest amount since March 9

LA County gas prices drop for 60th straight day

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County decreased Saturday for the 46th consecutive day since rising to a record, dropping 1.8 cents to $5.658, its lowest amount since March 9. The average price has dropped 80.4 cents over the past 46 days, including 2.3 … Read more

Sixth Street bridge continues to be plagued by crime

Sixth Street bridge continues to be plagued by crime

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — LA’s new Sixth Street bridge has been open less than two weeks and it’s already proving to be a bit of a nightmare for police, with the latest trouble involving another so-called “street takeover” Friday night, authorities said Saturday. The bridge was closed for about two hours Friday evening because of a … Read more

Southland gas prices drop for 32nd straight day

Southland gas prices drop for 32nd straight day

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County fell back below $6 Saturday, dropping 3.3 cents to $5.988 for its 32nd consecutive decrease and 33rd in the last 34 days. The average price has dropped 47.2 cents over the past 34 days, including 3.9 cents … Read more

Ex-Metro CEO nominated as administrator of FAA

Ex-Metro CEO nominated as administrator of FAA

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — Phillip Washington, who served six years as CEO of the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority, was nominated by President Joe Biden Wednesday as the next administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration. Washington was Metro CEO from 2015 to 2021. He currently serves as CEO of Denver International Airport. In announcing … Read more

After train cancelations, NJ Transit suspends service

After train cancelations, NJ Transit suspends service

New Jersey Transit suspended rail service into and out of New York City on Friday evening after a day in which dozens of trains were canceled because of an engineer shortage. NJ Transit said the shortage was the result of an illegal job action by the union representing locomotive engineers, who currently don’t have a … Read more