• L.A. sheriff's unit that stopped thousands of innocent Latinos on 5 Freeway is suspended

    7 days ago - By LA Times

    The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department has suspended a team of deputies that stopped thousands of innocent Latino motorists on a stretch of the 5 Freeway in a search of drugs and other contraband, an agency spokeswoman said Friday. The move comes amid accusations of racial profiling by deputies...
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  • Hawaii officials continue search for Los Angeles woman swept out to sea by powerful wave

    7 days ago - By LA Times

    Officials continue to search for a Los Angeles woman who was swept out to sea Wednesday by a powerful wave while vacationing in Hawaii. Yayun Cheng, 23, was standing atop the rocky outcropping of Queen's Bath, a popular tidal pool area in Princeville on the island of Kauai, when a wave knocked...
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