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Stories with organization: California Department of Transportation
  • California freeway bridge collapses, blocking Ariz. traffic story has photos
    Updated: Jul-20-15 2:01 am

    LOS ANGELES - An elevated section of Interstate 10 collapsed Sunday amid heavy rains in the California desert, injuring one driver, stranding many others, and halting travel for thousands by cutting off both directions of a main corridor between Southern California and Arizona.

  • Appeals court rips state attorney for misconduct at trial 
    Updated: Jul-09-15 6:18 pm

    LOS ANGELES - A California appeals court overturned a jury verdict because of egregious misconduct by a state Department of Transportation lawyer who portrayed an injured motorcyclist minister as a low-life Nazi biker.