L.A. Needs to Borrow Tens of Millions of Dollars to Cover Legal Payouts: Report

Recent significant payouts include a $200-million settlement by the Los Angeles City Council over a housing-related lawsuit brought by disabled groups and an $8-million settlement to end lawsuits related to the fatal Los Angeles Police Department shootings of three unarmed men in separate incidents. 34.053714 -118.242653 Los Angeles budget officials

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‘Tree Man’ of Bangladesh Gets Hands Back After Groundbreaking Surgery

The further procedures, he said, are more for “beautification.” A life nearly stolen by a curious disease Bajandar suffered from epidermodysplasia verruciformis, a disease so rare there have only been a handful of reported cases around the world. Since then he has had 16 procedures to restore his hands, and

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U2 at the Rose Bowl

Watch the KTLA 5 Morning News this week for your chance to win a pair of tickets to the show!  Try clicking here.  You can also enter below: The “Short Code” to enter below is 515151 Can’t see the entry form? Already have the code word? Complete official rules for this

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California Hit Hard During Weekend Storms

36.778261 -119.417932 Related stories Central Coast Storm Leads to Flooding, Wet Commute in L.A. The hole in the tree was cut in the 1880s to compete with “drive-through” trees in nearby Yosemite National Park. “There could be additional problems in Reno if a levee at Idlewild Park breaks and lets up

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Youth Pastor Sentenced to Prison for Sexually Assaulting 2 Boys at Church Events in Orange County

McDade was also sentenced to mandatory lifetime sex offender registration. 33.567684 -117.725608 A courtroom gavel is seen in a file photo. Jackson/Thinkstock) Brandon Ernis Lee McDade, 31, of Mission Viejo, pleaded guilty to one felony count of committing lewd acts upon a child under the age of 14, two felony

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Jury Awards $35 Million to Ex-UCLA Football Star Who Had Leg Partially Amputated After Motorcycle Crash in ‘Negligently Designed’ Intersection

Please enable Javascript to watch this video A jury has awarded $35 million to former UCLA football player Nick Ekbatani in a personal injury lawsuit against Caltrans for a “negligently designed” intersection. 34.040713 -118.246769 9, 2017. Courtney Friel reports from downtown Los Angeles for the KTLA 5 News at 3

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Fort Worth Officer Suspended After Arresting Mother Who Called Police Following Neighbor’s Alleged Assault on Son

Crockett acknowledged the family had a longer video of the incident but said they wouldn’t release it at this time. Martin wrestles Craig and her younger daughter to the pavement, handcuffs them and puts them in a patrol car. He also pulls out a stun gun, though it’s unclear whether

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LAPD Arrest Alleged ‘Hollyweed’ Prankster on Trespassing Charge for Altering Iconic Hollywood Sign on New Year’s Day

The famous Hollywood sign was mysteriously changed on New Year’s morning when it read “Hollyweed,” for a few hours. “Pranks of this nature deplete the resources of our valuable public safety personnel, in both responding to the prank and in responding to the increased crowds and copycat attempts that these

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Michigan Man Receives $128 Ticket for Warming Up Car in His Own Driveway; Police Chief Cites ‘Public Safety Issue’

“Let’s all take a moment to thank officer dip—- K. One post read, “This is so unnecessary” while another simply asked “why.” The photo has more than 13,000 shares, 4,900 comments and 4,600 likes. Every person warms up their car. Keary for wasting the taxpayer’s money and giving me a

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Woman Jailed for Posing as Ex-Fiancee’s Wife to Post ‘Rape Fantasy’ Ads Online Was Framed: Orange County DA

She was charged with felony stalking, attempted forcible rape, violating a protective order and assault, prosecutors said at the time. After Hadley’s arrest, Diaz allegedly reported that the threatening emails stopped. Michelle Hadley, 30, was jailed for several months following her arrest in July, according to inmate records. “On many

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Pennsylvania Girl, 14, Killed in Horrific ‘Rape-Murder Fantasy’; Adoptive Mother, Boyfriend Arrested: Prosecutors

Sullivan then allegedly told detectives  killed the teen by strangling and suffocating her. Three days after the teen was killed, Sara Packer reported to police that Grace was missing. The body was found without arms and legs. A forensic anthropologist who examined the body determined scarring and tool marks on her

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