Traffic slowed to a crawl on the northbound side of the 710 Freeway after a multi-vehicle crash led to a fuel spill and truck fire in Vernon.
Traffic slowed to a crawl on the northbound side of the 710 Freeway after a fuel spill and vehicle fire in Vernon early Friday morning.
State regulators have asked the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to declare the abandoned Exide battery-recycling plant in Vernon a federal Superfund site, a move that would free up funding for cleanup efforts and expedite the process.
The Farmer John meat-packing plant in Vernon will close next year, with its owner citing the rising costs of doing business in California.
Los Angeles city fire crews Tuesday morning were reporting a total of three vehicles in the Los Angeles River at the Washington Bridge near downtown Los Angeles.
They are probably in your kitchen cupboard — those little bottles of spicy goodness. That’s right, we’re talking about Tapatio Hot Sauce, and now the local company with an international following is celebrating a huge milestone.
Three men are facing federal charges for their alleged involvement in a ring that kidnapped at least a half-dozen people near the U.S.-Mexico border.
Two people died following a hazmat situation at a Vernon food processing plant on Tuesday.
State regulators have issued citations and fines of more than $100,000 against the owner of the Farmer John slaughterhouse in Vernon and a subcontractor related to 315 cases of the coronavirus contracted by workers at the plant.
Some 26 animal rights activists were arrested overnight Tuesday as they attempted to shut down operations at the Farmer John slaughterhouse in Vernon.
As many as 100 animal rights activists are planning to hold a 48-hour vigil outside the Farmer John slaughterhouse in Vernon beginning Sunday, to call attention to what they say is the plant's inhumane treatment of animals, as well as the larger issue of factory farming and its alleged harmful effects on the environment and on public health.
Seven animal rights activists were cited for trespassing while trying to rescue a pig from the Farmer John slaughterhouse in Vernon.
The union representing the 1800 employees of Smithfield Farmer John meatpacking plant in Vernon is calling for the plant to close down due to a COVID-19 outbreak.
Los Angeles County health officials have confirmed a cluster of COVID-19 outbreaks at 9 industrial facilities in the city of Vernon, including the Farmer John meatpacking plant where at least 153 employees tested positive for the virus, it was announced Sunday.
A COVID-19 outbreak is being reported at the Farmer John slaughterhouse in Vernon, where as many as 140 workers might have tested positive for the disease.
A Los Angeles woman who has made a living by creating aprons and other kitchen attire is now making masks for workers on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Expect a not guilty plea in court Tuesday by the woman driver in a wild pursuit and shootout last week.
One of the terrifying images we saw was the frightening cell phone video tweeted by Valerie Lopez. She captured Friday's wild pursuit as the suspect raced by her while firing at police.
A high-speed pursuit that began in the Downey area ended in a barrage of bullets near Bandini Boulevard and Downey Road in the Vernon area Friday afternoon.
A high-speed pursuit that began in the Commerce area ended in a barrage of bullets near Bandini Boulevard and Downey Road in the Vernon area Friday afternoon.