Gas prices in Los Angeles, Orange counties drop to lowest amount since March 7

Gas prices in Los Angeles, Orange counties drop to lowest amount since March 7

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County decreased Sunday for the 54th consecutive day since rising to a record, dropping 1.4 cents to $5.495, its lowest amount since March 7. The average price has dropped 96.7 cents since rising to a record high of … Read more

Decorated LA nurse accused of getting drunk, shooting into neighbor’s Sunset Blvd apartment during dispute

Decorated LA nurse accused of getting drunk, shooting into neighbor’s Sunset Blvd apartment during dispute

A decorated California nurse is behind bars this week after allegedly firing her handgun into a neighbor’s Sunset Boulevard apartment while “intoxicated” Monday afternoon, according to authorities. Kathryn Pugh, a 39-year-old registered nurse who was honored in 2019 with a DAISY Award at Huntington Health in Arcadia, allegedly had too much to drink and perforated … Read more

LA gas prices: Drivers seeing relief at the gas pump as prices drop for 53rd consecutive day

LA gas prices: Drivers seeing relief at the gas pump as prices drop for 53rd consecutive day

LOS ANGELES (KABC) — Los Angeles County residents are seeing some relief at the gas pump as drivers report seeing gas for almost 20 cents below the average price in the county. On Saturday, the average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in L.A. County decreased for the 53rd consecutive day since rising … Read more

Inmate arrested after escaping from police custody in West Hollywood

Inmate arrested after escaping from police custody in West Hollywood

Inmate rearrested after escaping from custody An inmate who escaped custody in West Hollywood was captured hours later in Woodland Hills, LASD said. WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. – An inmate, who managed to escape from custody outside the West Hollywood Sheriff’s Station Friday morning, has been rearrested, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said.  LASD officials … Read more

LA City Council to vote on initiative that would require hotels to give up empty rooms to the homeless

LA City Council to vote on initiative that would require hotels to give up empty rooms to the homeless

LA City Council to vote on initiative that would require hotels to give up empty rooms to the homeless Hotel owners in Los Angeles are up in arms as city leaders get ready to vote on an initiative that would force them to house the homeless. LOS ANGELES – On Friday, the Los Angeles City … Read more

Bill allowing safe injection sites in Los Angeles heads to governor’s desk

Bill allowing safe injection sites in Los Angeles heads to governor’s desk

SACRAMENTO (CNS) — Los Angeles could soon become one of three cities in California to provide supervised injection sites under legislation passed by the state Senate Monday and heading to Gov. Gavin Newsom’s desk. Newsom said in 2018 he was “very, very open” to the idea of a pilot program to allow legal drug injection … Read more

California gas prices drop to lowest amount since mid-June

California gas prices drop to lowest amount since mid-June

California gas prices continue to decrease since mid-June The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County decreased Monday for the 48th consecutive day since rising to a record, dropping nine-tenths of a cent to $5.64 its lowest amount since March 8. LOS ANGELES COUNTY, Calif. – The average price … Read more

Gas prices in LA, Orange counties drop for 47th consecutive day

Gas prices in LA, Orange counties drop for 47th consecutive day

LOS ANGELES – The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County decreased Sunday for the 47th consecutive day since rising to a record, dropping nine-tenths of a cent to $5.649 its lowest amount since March 8. The average price has dropped 81.3 cents since rising to a record $6.462 … Read more

Homeless man shot in Boyle Heights

Homeless man shot in Boyle Heights

LOS ANGELES – A man was wounded early Saturday in a shooting in the Boyle Heights area of Los Angeles. The shooting occurred at about 5 a.m. in the 1800 block of Bridge Street, said Officer Matthew Cruz of the Los Angeles Police Department’s Media Relations Section. The victim, a man experiencing homelessness believed to … Read more

Passenger dies in Hollywood crash

Passenger dies in Hollywood crash

LOS ANGELES – Two vehicles collided Saturday in Hollywood, killing a passenger. The crash occurred at 1:54 a.m. at Santa Monica Boulevard and Gower Street, said Los Angeles Police Department Officer Matthew Cruz. One vehicle was turning left from Santa Monica onto Gower when it crossed in front of the other vehicle, Cruz said. The … Read more