In L.A.'s peer courts, teen juries grill young offenders and then devise deterrents. The new juvenile justice approach is quickly building a track record of preventing repeat crimes.
The Border Patrol has found more smuggling tunnels there than anywhere else in the US.
The Lockheed Fire in California, which has burned almost 7,000 acres, was 50 percent contained as of Sunday morning. Two factors: relatively cool temperatures and calm winds.
Fire in Santa Cruz County is particularly challenging because the area hasn't burned in more than 60 years.
The wildfire threatens 250 residences. Many people have packed what they could and left.