LA Mayor supports new bill intended to create affordable housing

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti joined state elected officials Wednesday to show his support for the Bring California Home Act which seeks to create affordable apartments and rental assistance through money generated by closing corporate tax loopholes.

Once a model, California now struggles to tame COVID-19

For months, California did many of the right things to avoid a catastrophic surge from the pandemic. But by the time Gov. Newsom said on Dec. 15 that 5,000 body bags were being distributed, it was clear that the nation’s most populous state had entered a new phase of the COVID-19 crisis.

Activist arrested outside mayor's official residence criticizes LAPD

One person was arrested Sunday on suspicion of lynching -- the crime of removing someone from the lawful custody of a peace officer -- during the 13th consecutive day of demonstrations outside Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti's official residence in an attempt to persuade President-elect Joe Biden to not appoint Garcetti to his cabinet.  

2 more men accuse Garcetti's political advisor of sexual misconduct

A close political ally and former deputy chief of staff to Mayor Eric Garcetti was facing sexual misconduct allegations from two more men Wednesday, one day after he agreed to temporarily step aside from his nonprofit work and political activities on behalf of the mayor.