Metrolink is offering free rides on Feb. 4 for Transit Equity Day – CBS Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – Metrolink’s board has approved a plan to offer free rides on Feb. 4 for Transit Equity Day, which also marks Rosa Park’s birthday. The day pays tribute to the civil rights activist for opposing bus separation and refusing to give up his seat on a public bus from Montgomery, Ala. to … Read more

Police get additional funds to crack down on illegal street racing – CBS Los Angeles

TARZANA (CBSLA) – The Los Angeles Police Department, along with city leaders, said they would crack down on street riots that endanger human lives and disrupt neighborhoods in the San Fernando Valley. Video captured a car involved in an illegal side show that swung dangerously close to spectators. (source: On Scene) READ MORE: Torrance police … Read more

American Airlines flight to London returned to MIA after couple refused to wear masks – CBS Miami

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – An American Airlines flight to London from Miami was forced to return on Wednesday night after a couple refused to wear their masks. Flight 38 was about an hour and a half inside its flight to Heathrow Airport when it circled back and returned to Miami International Airport. READ MORE: Florida COVID-19 … Read more

Man climbs in center of transmission tower, causing train closures on west side of LA River – CBS Los Angeles

DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – The Los Angeles Fire Department responded to a man who climbed to the top of a transmission tower. January 18, 2022 (CBSLA) READ MORE: Suspect identified as Shawn Laval Smith in the murder of Brianna Kupfer, employee of the furniture store in Hancock Park found stabbed The scene took place … Read more

Pioneers Held at Skid Row for Renaissance Center to Help House LA Homeless Population – CBS Los Angeles

DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – The Healthy Housing Foundation hosted a groundbreaking and inauguration ceremony Sunday on Downtown Skid Row for a new building that brings more affordable housing opportunities to Los Angeles. The Renaissance Center, a planned 216-unit, 15-story modular building, will provide housing for extremely low-income and previously homeless people. When completed, the … Read more

For the Third Time in a Week, Broward Woman Becomes a Millionaire with Florida Lottery Scratch-Off Ticket – CBS Miami

TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami) – Winning a million dollars in a Florida Lottery scratch card game is becoming contagious. For the third time last week, a person from South Florida has claimed a $ 1 million prize. This time it was Juliana Pavon from Weston who won a $ 1 million prize from the $ 5,000,000 LUCK … Read more

The show must go on and no one knows it better than swings, students and ensemble members like Chelsea Lee Williams – CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – It takes a team to make a Broadway show, and ensemble members play a key role – especially when they step into the lead and the spotlight. These artists may not have their names on the tent, but they make sure shows do not miss a beat. READ MORE: Crews battling … Read more

Thieves loot freight containers, steal packages on the downtown section of Union Pacific train tracks – CBS Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – A section of the Union Pacific train tracks in downtown Los Angeles has been filled with thousands of shredded boxes, packages stolen from freight containers, stopping in the area to unload. January 13, 2022 (CBSLA) READ MORE: LA County COVID-Positive Hospital Patient Number Top 4,000; Riverside County reports are rising in … Read more

California out of the most severe drought category, per. latest US drought monitor card – CBS Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – The latest U.S. drought monitor, released Thursday, showed that rainfall and snow in early January in northern California helped eliminate the worst drought conditions in the state. No part of California is, according to the Drought Monitor, in what is referred to as extraordinary drought, the most severe category. Just three … Read more