101 Fwy closed indefinitely in Montecito as death toll rises to 19 and 5 remain missing

The reopening of the 101 Freeway in Montecito remained unclear Saturday as crews continued to search for missing people and clear out mud, water and debris from a portion of the highway.

28-year-old mother identified as latest Montecito mudslide victim

The body of a missing mother was found in Montecito on Saturday, which has brought the death toll in the mudslides to 21 people.

Vista L.A.: Tijuana-based organization provides for deported American veterans

Vista L.A.'s Patricia Lopez traveled to the San Diego-Mexico border to find out why hundreds of U.S. veterans were forced to leave the country...

K-9s go through intense certification exam to become search-and-rescue dogs

K-9 units play a vital role in search-and-rescue efforts where lives are at stake, and their training certification isn't taken lightly.

Suspect shot in the leg after fight with officer in Long Beach

A suspect was wounded in an officer-involved shooting that resulted from a fight with an officer in Long Beach Saturday.

3-year-old's fatal shooting in Compton stemmed from apparent gang-related argument

The fatal shooting of a 3-year-old boy in Compton I believed to have stemmed from a gang-related argument, according to sheriff's officials.