Fire Rips Through Top of Another L.A. Building

A raging blaze ripped through the top floors of a six-story commercial office building in Los Angeles’s Westlake District on Monday evening. Two people were reportedly rescued from the fire and one of them is being treated for non life-threatening injuries.

LAFD (Chris Yarzab / Flickr / CC)

Reward for Arrest in Massive L.A. Fire Hits Unprecedented $170,000

LOS ANGELES, California — The reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person(s) who caused a massive downtown Los Angeles fire that destroyed the 7-story Da Vinci apartment complex, melted freeway signs, and damaged local buildings late last year is now set at an unprecedented $170,000.

Da Vinci Fire (Nancy Yuille / Associated Press)