United States  

Los Angeles

City in California

Los Angeles    ▸ Facts   ▸ Comments   ▸ News   ▸ Videos   

Los Angeles: City in California
Los Angeles, officially the City of Los Angeles and often known by its initials L.A., is the largest city in California. With an estimated population of nearly four million people, it is the second-most populous city in the United States and the third-most populous city in North America. Los Angeles is known for its Mediterranean climate, ethnic diversity, Hollywood entertainment industry, and its sprawling metropolis.


Bobby Soto on The Tax Collector [Video]

Bobby Soto on The Tax Collector

The star of a film about California's Chicano culture has said it was "naturaland real" to have white actor Shia LaBeouf also appear in the movie. BobbySoto said LaBeouf's character in the David Ayer..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:01Published
US charges former Mexican minister with drug trafficking [Video]

US charges former Mexican minister with drug trafficking

Ex-defence chief Salvador Cienfuegos, who was arrested in Los Angeles, used his power to protect a drug cartel, according to a US indictment.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:49Published
U.S. detains Mexico's ex-defense minister [Video]

U.S. detains Mexico's ex-defense minister

Mexico's president on Friday promised to clean up the armed forces after the arrest of a former defense minister on U.S drug charges, which he called evidence some of his predecessors were "mafiosi."..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 02:07Published
Billie Eilish urges people to wear a mask at Billboard Music Awards [Video]

Billie Eilish urges people to wear a mask at Billboard Music Awards

The singer was among the big winners at the ceremony at Los Angeles' Hollywood's Dolby Theatre on Wednesday night.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 01:23Published
James Van Der Beek moves family to Texas after personal and professional tragedies [Video]

James Van Der Beek moves family to Texas after personal and professional tragedies

James Van Der Beek has moved his family from Los Angeles to Texas after suffering a string of personal and professional tragedies.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 00:50Published
Supreme Court allows Trump to end census early [Video]

Supreme Court allows Trump to end census early

The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday blocked a lower-court ruling that had ordered the country's decennial population count be continued until Oct. 31. The Census Bureau said on Aug. 3 that it would wind..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 01:32Published
Street celebrations after Lakers' victory [Video]

Street celebrations after Lakers' victory

Police arrive as fans celebrates Lakers' NBA championship win outside the Staples Center in Los Angeles. It's a first title in a decade and marks a 4th championship ring for LeBron James.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:56Published
Fans celebrate Lakers' NBA championship [Video]

Fans celebrate Lakers' NBA championship

Fans crowded into the streets outside the Staples Center in Los Angeles onSunday night, after the Los Angeles Lakers beat the Miami Heat 106-93 onSunday night to win the NBA Finals in six games...

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:55Published
Iconic 'Dr. No' bikini could fetch $500,000 at auction [Video]

Iconic 'Dr. No' bikini could fetch $500,000 at auction

The ivory colored bikini worn by Ursula Andress in "Dr. No" - the first Bond movie - is up for auction in Los Angeles with an estimated price of up to $500,000.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:54Published
Miley Cyrus going Unplugged for MTV gig in her backyard [Video]

Miley Cyrus going Unplugged for MTV gig in her backyard

Among the tunes the pop superstar will perform will be her take on Britney's Gimme More, while she will also deliver reworked versions of her own hits, such as new single Midnight Sky, from her Los..

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 00:44Published
Lana Del Rey angers fans by wearing mesh face mask during 'impromptu' meet and greet [Video]

Lana Del Rey angers fans by wearing mesh face mask during 'impromptu' meet and greet

Lana Del Rey has riled fans by wearing a mesh face mask during an "impromptu" meet and greet at The Grove shopping centre in Los Angeles on Friday.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 00:51Published
Harry meets marathon runners in LA [Video]

Harry meets marathon runners in LA

The Duke of Sussex people in Los Angeles who are running the London Marathonvirtually today. Harry is the patron of the London Marathon Charitable Trust.Chudney Espiritu, a cancer survivor, has run the..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:44Published
Ana de Armas: 'Fame is not the most exciting thing about my job' [Video]

Ana de Armas: 'Fame is not the most exciting thing about my job'

The 32-year-old Knives Out actress spoke to Flaunt magazine about spending the Covid-19 lockdown in Los Angeles with boyfriend Ben Affleck, admitting that while the pair is loved up, she misses her..

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 00:54Published
Shia LaBeouf charged with battery and petty theft [Video]

Shia LaBeouf charged with battery and petty theft

According to TMZ, LaBeouf has been accused of having a physical altercation with another man in June in Los Angeles.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 01:12Published
Louisville anti-racism protesters defy curfew [Video]

Louisville anti-racism protesters defy curfew

[NFA] Demonstrators decried a grand jury decision not to charge three officers for killing Breonna Taylor, marching through the streets of Louisville despite a curfew. This report produced by Zachary..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 02:02Published
Breonna Taylor: Car Drives Through Protesters [Video]

Breonna Taylor: Car Drives Through Protesters

Dramatic footage shows a car pushing through a crowd of people blocking an intersection during a Breonna Taylor protest in Los Angeles. The confrontation causes a group of angry protesters to chase..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 01:02Published
Car drives through Los Angeles protesters [Video]

Car drives through Los Angeles protesters

At least one person was injured when a vehicle ran into a small crowd ofpeople protesting against police brutality in Los Angeles on Thursday night,authorities said.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:45Published
Chadwick Boseman, Naya Rivera among those remembered at Emmys [Video]

Chadwick Boseman, Naya Rivera among those remembered at Emmys

Singer H.E.R. appeared on stage at Los Angeles' Staples Center to sing an emotional version of "Nothing Compares 2 U".

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 01:04Published
Schitt's Creek sweeps comedy categories at 2020 Emmys [Video]

Schitt's Creek sweeps comedy categories at 2020 Emmys

Watchmen, Succession and Schitt’s Creek were the big winners during apolitically charged Emmy Awards and a ceremony unlike any before. The biggestnight in US TV took place against the backdrop of a..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:02Published

You Might Like

Offset Cuffed in Los Angeles After Run-In with Trump Supporters

Bev Hills PD says they've arrested Marcelo Almanzar, Cardi's cousin, for possession of a concealed loaded weapon. Offset was only detained, but has been released. His camp says he's on his way home..
TMZ.com - Published

NYPD, LAPD Worried About Election Day Protests Turning Violent

Cops in New York City and Los Angeles are worried about Election Day protests devolving into chaos ... even though police brass are saying the opposite. Here's the deal ... NYPD Chief of Department..
TMZ.com - Published

Shaquille O'Neal Says Clippers Have To Trade Paul George If They Wanna Win NBA Title

Shaq says if the Clippers ever want to win an NBA championship, they gotta ship Paul George’s ass outta Los Angeles … like now!! Some background ... after landing Leonard and PG last season, the..
TMZ.com - Published

New World Series, same problem: Dodgers' convoluted pitching plans backfire in Game 2 loss

Dodgers starter Tony Gonsolin only 1.1 innings in Game 2, leaving six Los Angeles relievers responsible for getting 23 outs.
USATODAY.com - Published

In California: Wildfires insurance woes. And, voters don't need to wear masks

Plus: L.A. could name street after Kobe Bryant. And masked bandits break into a NorCal bank — but don't take any cash.  
USATODAY.com - Published

What winning the World Series could mean to Los Angeles

Sports Pulse: After the Lakers just won a championship, could the Dodgers be next?
USATODAY.com - Published

TikTok Star Bryce Hall Involved In Restaurant Brawl Caught On Video

TikTok star Bryce Hall can't seem to go out to eat anywhere in L.A. without getting into a fight ... this time, he and his crew were involved in an ugly brawl at a Mexican restaurant, but Bryce says it..
TMZ.com - Published

In California: Disneyland won't be reopening soon, ballot box set on fire in L.A. suburb

Plus: The state attorney general sues the GOP over its ballot drop boxes. Counties push back against state reopening guidelines. Greenhouse gas emissions increase. And a drive-in World Series viewing..
USATODAY.com - Published

A ballot drop box was set on fire in a Los Angeles suburb.

NYTimes.com - Published

Corey Seager's two homers keeps Dodgers' hopes alive, L.A wins NLCS Game 5 against the Braves

Corey Seager homers twice as the Dodgers went on to win 7-3 against the Braves in Game 5 to remain alive in the NLCS.
USATODAY.com - Published

In California: Trump denies, then OKs aid for fires; more than 1 million Golden Staters have voted

Plus: Hearst Castle assesses how to make itself COVID-safe, and parking tickets are back in Los Angeles.  
USATODAY.com - Published

Salvador Cienfuegos, Mexico's Ex-Defense Minister, Is Arrested in L.A.

Gen. Salvador Cienfuegos was detained at the airport at the request of the D.E.A. and will face drug and money-laundering charges, a federal law enforcement official said.
NYTimes.com - Published

Chrissy Teigen and John Legend Slowly Getting Back to Normal Life

John Legend and Chrissy Teigen are returning to the daily grind, slowly but surely ... venturing out together and running some errands, two weeks after their family tragedy. The couple went on a..
TMZ.com - Published

Anthony Davis to opt out of contract with Lakers, re-sign on multi-year deal

The final season of Anthony Davis' deal with the Lakers is worth $28.7 million, but he plans to opt out and re-sign a multi-year deal with LA.
USATODAY.com - Published

Mystery jet pack flier spotted near Los Angeles – and it's not the first time

Someone in a jet pack was apparently spotted near Los Angeles International Airport on Wednesday, according to the Federal Aviation Administration.
USATODAY.com - Published

Guess Who This Outdoorsy Girl Turned Into!

Before this pouting princess was doting around abroad in a new popular television show on Netflix, she was just another cutie taking a hike while growing up in Los Angeles, California -- after moving..
TMZ.com - Published

Dodgers rout Braves, tie for 10th place all-time for MLB's biggest postseason blowouts

L.A.'s 15-3 win over the Atlanta Braves in Game 3 of the NLCS fell just short of the record for largest margin of victory in an MLB playoff game.
USATODAY.com - Published

Jetpack Sighted Again Above Los Angeles, This Time at 6,000 Feet

Federal officials are looking into the second such sighting in just six weeks. Two airline pilots previously spotted a man in a jetpack at an altitude of 3,000 feet.
NYTimes.com - Published

Mireya Villarreal

Correspondent, Los Angeles
CBS News - Published

California election officials clash with GOP over unofficial ballot boxes

A battle is brewing in California over unofficial ballot boxes set up by the Republican Party. These boxes have been seen in at least three counties, including Los Angeles, Fresno and Orange counties...
CBS News - Published

Cops Swarm Logan Paul's L.A. Home After Trespasser Hops Fence

Logan Paul's not fond of anyone he doesn't know hopping his fence ... just ask the guy who got arrested for allegedly doing just that. Law enforcement sources tell TMZ ... the incident went down Sunday..
TMZ.com - Published

California issues cease-and-desist to GOP, says unofficial ballot drop boxes are illegal

Election officials have received reports of unofficial ballot drop boxes in Los Angeles, Fresno, Ventura and Orange counties. The Republican Party acknowledged placing some of the boxes.
USATODAY.com - Published

Chants of "Kobe" ring out in Los Angeles after Lakers win NBA title

Fans chanted "Kobe" in downtown Los Angeles after the Lakers won the championship Sunday, nearly 10 months since NBA legend Kobe Bryant died.
CBS News - Published

Los Angeles Lakers clinch historic NBA finals title, LeBron James takes home MVP award

LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers are NBA champions after beating the Miami Heat, 106-93 in a six-game finals series. It's James' fourth NBA title, and his first in L.A. It follows a..
CBS News - Published

Lakers Fans Arrested in Post-Victory Madness at Staples Center

Cops arrested 67 people outside Staples Center in L.A. Sunday night -- in a crazy celebration that had everything from fireworks to a guy in an actual plastic bubble! Hundreds of fans gathered outside..
TMZ.com - Published

Fans, some rowdy, cheer Lakers win

Authorities shut down ramps leading to the Los Angeles downtown area after the Lakers won the NBA Finals on Sunday night. Thousands gathered outside the Staples Center after the team beat the Miami..
USATODAY.com - Published

Tatum O'Neal Allegedly Suicidal, Threatened to Jump Off Balcony

Tatum O'Neal was allegedly suicidal at a Los Angeles area home, so cops responded and she was placed on a psychiatric hold ... law enforcement sources tell TMZ. We’re told police and fire responded..
TMZ.com - Published

NBA Finals: What LeBron James has learned about being a Laker

LeBron James says Lakers fans "don't give a damn what you've done before" as Los Angeles is on the cusp of clinching its first NBA title since 2010.
USATODAY.com - Published

Rapper Tory Lanez charged with with 2 felonies in Megan Thee Stallion shooting

Los Angeles prosecutors have charged rapper Tory Lanez with shooting artist Megan Thee Stallion during an argument earlier this year.
USATODAY.com - Published

Retired WNBA star Cappie Pondexter, feared to have gone missing, was in jail in LA

Former WNBA star Cappie Pondexter was released from jail Thursday after being arrested Tuesday. Her agent said he remains concerned for her safety.
USATODAY.com - Published

Harry and Meghan Get an Apology After Suing Paparazzi

A celebrity news agency in Los Angeles also agreed to turn over photos of the couple’s young son and destroy its copies after a settlement in an invasion-of-privacy case.
NYTimes.com - Published

Young volunteers feed hundreds at drive-thru food drive

The economic fallout from the coronavirus could leave more than 54 million Americans without enough food according to one estimate. For the "CBS This Morning" series A More Perfect Union, Jonathan..
CBS News - Published

Cody Bellinger's stunning catch punctuates Dodgers' 6-5 victory over mad Manny Machado, Padres

Dodgers center fielder Cody Bellinger made a stunning catch to help Los Angeles win Game 2 of the NLDS against the Padres.
USATODAY.com - Published

UCLA scientist shares Nobel Prize in physics

Andrea Ghez, with the Univ. of California, Los Angeles, and two other scientists are sharing the 2020 Nobel Prize in physics. Ghez is hoping her win will inspire girls and young women to pursue careers..
USATODAY.com - Published

An Update on a Crucial District Attorney Race

Tuesday: What’s at stake in the fight to be Los Angeles’s top prosecutor. Also: A history-making nomination to the California Supreme Court.
NYTimes.com - Published

Brody Jenner Puts Foot Down, 'The Hills' to Resume Production in L.A.

Brody Jenner gave MTV his filming preference -- he'd only resume filming "The Hills: New Beginnings" if it's shot in L.A. and nowhere else, and guess what? The network said, OK. Production sources tell..
TMZ.com - Published

Amazon workers rally outside Jeff Bezos' home to demand change

Protesters marched in Los Angeles to push for higher pay, increased taxes on the rich and improved workplace safety.
CBS News - Published

Anti-Amazon Protest in L.A., Activists Marching to Jeff Bezos' Home

A group of climate and labor activists have gathered in L.A. to protest Amazon and its founder Jeff Bezos ... and they're taking their protest all the way to his doorstep. The Congress of Essential..
TMZ.com - Published

'Wear a real mask': Lana Del Rey flaunts mesh face mask to meet fans, takes social media heat

Lana Del Rey met fans in LA on Saturday while wearing a sparkly and medically useless face mask, receiving criticism from fans on social media.
USATODAY.com - Published

Harvey Weinstein Faces Six Additional Sexual Assault Charges in Los Angeles

Prosecutors said they would seek Mr. Weinstein’s extradition from prison in New York to face the charges, which now include four counts of forcible rape.
NYTimes.com - Published

ICU doctor on Trump's COVID-19 diagnosis

President Trump and first lady Melania Trump have tested positive for COVID-19. Dr. Thomas Yadegar, a pulmonologist and medical director of the intensive care unit at Providence Cedars-Sinai Tarzana..
CBS News - Published

Doc Rivers Lands Sixers Head Coaching Job After Clippers Exit

Well, THAT didn't take long. Doc Rivers is back on an NBA bench just days after leaving the L.A. Clippers ... agreeing to become the next head coach of the Philadelphia 76ers, according to ESPN's..
TMZ.com - Published

Nicki Minaj Gives Birth To First Child

Nicki Minaj is a first-time mom ... she and husband Kenneth Petty have welcomed their new child to the world! Sources with direct knowledge tell us ... Nicki gave birth Wednesday in L.A. We don't know..
TMZ.com - Published

AP Top Stories October 1 A

Here's the latest for Thursday October 1st: More negotiations over COVID relief deal; NYC and L.A. roll out COVID school testing plans; Trump says he won debate; Biden says the US "can't take four more..
USATODAY.com - Published

Kobe Bryant Storage Locker Treasures Returned to Vanessa, 'It's All Worked Out'

The treasure trove of Kobe Bryant memorabilia found in an abandoned storage locker has been returned to the NBA star's family, TMZ Sports has learned. We broke the story ... someone recently won an..
TMZ.com - Published

Comedian Brad Williams Considers New Drug for Dwarfism for His Daughter

Brad Williams says he wouldn't trade his life and take a drug that could make him taller, but he understands why others would, and adds ... he and his wife are considering it for their daughter. We got..
TMZ.com - Published

Singer and feminist icon Helen Reddy dies at 78

Helen Reddy, who rose to fame as a feminist icon after singing the unoffocial anthem of the women’s rights movement in the 1970s, has died in Los Angeles at the age of 78. Jamie Yuccas has more on..
CBS News - Published

Man charged in shooting of 2 Los Angeles deputies

California authorities say they have arrested a man in connection with the shooting of two Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies as they sat in their squad car. (Sept. 30)  
USATODAY.com - Published

Convicted felon charged in ambush-style shooting of 2 LA deputies

Deonte Lee Murray, who has an extensive criminal history, is charged with two counts each of attempted murder of a peace officer and possession of a firearm by a felon.
CBS News - Published

Detectives say they are close to solving 11-year-old murder case of hip hop artist Kevin Harris II

Rising hip hop artist and producer Kevin Robert Harris II was just 21 years old when he was gunned down outside of a Los Angeles music studio in 2009. Michelle Miller joins "CBS This Morning" with a..
CBS News - Published

 Page 1  〉