101 Freeway in Encino closes for bridge demolition

101 Freeway in Encino closes for bridge demolition

ENCINO, LOS ANGELES (KABC) — The 101 Freeway in Encino shut down in both directions Saturday to accommodate the demolition of a pedestrian bridge, Caltrans announced. The closure began at 10 pm Saturday and is scheduled to end at 10 am Sunday. It will stretch from White Oak Avenue to Balboa Boulevard. Caltrans said the … Read more

Biden says ‘we can afford’ student debt forgiveness after GOP lawsuit

Biden says ‘we can afford’ student debt forgiveness after GOP lawsuit

President Joe Biden touted his historic student loan forgiveness order despite significantly scaling it back just two days earlier — and bashed Republicans who opposed it. Biden called the cancellations a “game changer” before slamming members of the GOP during remarks at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Phoenix Awards. “We can afford to cancel $10,000 … Read more

Remnants of downgraded Ian bring rain, chill over drought-stricken NYC

Remnants of downgraded Ian bring rain, chill over drought-stricken NYC

The remnants of the former Hurricane Ian began sliding over the northeastern US Saturday, casting chilly, soggy conditions over the New York City area. Two to four inches of rain fell in the metro area Saturday, with air temperatures remaining in the 50s — and more of the same expected Sunday. “It’s going to be … Read more

She’s 86. She’s 28. They love their hang time as the wallpaper queens of Los Angeles | daily-break

She’s 86. She’s 28. They love their hang time as the wallpaper queens of Los Angeles |  daily-break

LOS ANGELES — Ask Reita Green the Wallpaper Queen what makes a successful wallpaper hanger and she’ll tell you it’s practice patience, and believing in yourself. “You can’t be upset if it’s not working right away,” said the 86-year-old, who has been hanging wallpaper in and around Los Angeles for more than half a century. … Read more

DC firefighter charged with assault, banned from Nationals Park | US & World

DC firefighter charged with assault, banned from Nationals Park |  US & World

A firefighter has been charged with assault and banned from Nationals Park in Washington, DC, after a video went viral of him getting into a physical altercation with a stadium employee. Christopher Sullivan, who was already on paid administrative leave from his job with the District of Columbia Fire and Emergency Medical Services Department, was … Read more

Trump paints himself as persecuted, rails at ‘sinister’ Democrats

Trump paints himself as persecuted, rails at ‘sinister’ Democrats

WARREN — President Donald Trump, visiting Michigan for the second time in six months to rouse his base ahead of the midterm elections, delivered a grim speech Saturday mired in grievances against Democrats, characterizing himself as persecuted by enemies and the nation as threatened by rising prices, crime and the possibility of a third world … Read more

Watch Snail Mail, Soccer Mommy, Speedy Ortiz & Bully cover Pavement together @ Pavement Museum in NYC

Watch Snail Mail, Soccer Mommy, Speedy Ortiz & Bully cover Pavement together @ Pavement Museum in NYC

While Pavement are in NYC for their four-show run at Kings Theatre, Matador Records and the band put together Pavements 1933-2022: A Pavement Museum in Tribeca featuring memorabilia (show posters, handwritten lyrics, Stephen Malkmus’ old Whitney Museum guard uniform, their VMA award, former drummer Gary Young’s toenail clippings), lots of Steve Keene artwork (he painted … Read more

Los Angeles Lakers get last tuneup practice before preseason begins; Darvin Ham looks to retool starting 5

Los Angeles Lakers get last tuneup practice before preseason begins;  Darvin Ham looks to retool starting 5

The Los Angeles Lakers held their final practice Saturday before officially kicking off the 2022-23 season. The Lakers held an open practice at Pechanga Reservation near Temecula to get one last look at the squad before Monday’s preseason opener against the Sacramento Kings at the Crypto.com Arena. For LeBron James, Anthony Davis and Russell Westbrook, … Read more

These are the five victims of Stockton serial homicides

These are the five victims of Stockton serial homicides

Five people were killed in a string of recent homicides in Stockton this summer that the police chief confirmed on Friday are interconnected. As the Stockton Police Department searches for the person or people responsible for the serial killings, KCRA 3 is learning more about the five lives lost. Family has identified three of the … Read more