Eric Garcetti

Typhus Epidemic Spreads in Los Angeles

A typhus epidemic is spreading in Los Angeles, and has moved beyond the homeless population, according to a report by local NBC News affiliate KNBC-4.

Los Angeles homeless (Frederic J. Brown / AFP / Getty)

Mayor Garcetti Says LA ‘East Coast of China’

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti referred to the City of Angels as “the east coast of China” on Thursday while speaking to CNBC about his city’s bid to land Amazon’s second headquarters.

Eric Garcetti (Jordan Strauss / Associated Press)