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L.A. Mayor Villaraigosa calls for more bus-only lanes

Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa wants to add at least five more bus-only lanes on a number of Los Angeles County streets.

Brookings Report: Jobs out of reach of mass transit

A new Brookings Institution study reveals just 30 percent of jobs are reachable using public transit, but nearly 70 percent of Americans live close to public transit.

Journey to the end of the earth

Alfred Lomas is on the other side of some tough going. It started 35 years ago at age 12 with his “jump-in” initiation into the Florencia 13, a nearly unavoidable move considering his neighborhood that ensnared him in the world of violence and drugs that forever dogs street gang members.