Los Angeles

America’s Four Largest Cities Will Be Led By Black Mayors

The historic achievement will occur when Rep. Karen Bass is sworn in as mayor Los Angeles

Karen Bass Becomes Los Angeles’ First Woman Elected Mayor

Much of her campaign was centered around crime, policing and homelessness.

Analysis: GOP Underperforms, Abrams Left Disappointed and Warnock, Walker Are Still Waiting

With no clear majority won on Election Night, both parties seek a route to power in Congress.

Former Los Angeles Council President Resigns While Two Other Councilmembers Hold On

The three Latino lawmakers came under pressure to resign after a leaked audio recording of racist comments surfaced.

Los Angeles City Council Tries To Recover After Angered Protesters Gather To Demand 3 Council Members Resign Over Racist Remarks

A Black, White, Latino and LGBTQ coalition staged a raucous protest in response to a recording in which the council president compared a Black boy to a monkey.

Los Angeles Council President Resigns After Audio Leak Of Racist Comments

Nury Martinez compared her fellow councilmember’s adopted Black son to a monkey and made other disparaging remarks.

Rapper DDG Faces Misdemeanor Weapons Charges Stemming From June Arrest

He could face up to two years in jail.

Nurse Charged In L.A. Crash That Killed 6 Denied Bail

‘She stole six innocent lives,’ the judge said of Nicole Linton in rejecting the defense’s arguments.