No-one was inside the building, which local media reported was owned by the Arizona Pipeline Company, but one firefighter suffered minor burn injuries.
In anticipation of new surges in COVID-19 deaths, Gov. Newsom said the state ordered thousands of body bags to be delivered to a handful of Southern California counties.
According to data from the county's department of health, there were at least 11,194 new COVID-19 cases reported on Tuesday. The county also reported 86 new deaths related to the novel virus.
In a video of the incident, posted on Twitter, the person filming is heard saying, "They're definitely adopting the Antifa model."
The actor protested California's pandemic guidelines by organizing a mass sing-along.
Police say the two men got into an altercation and the suspect beat him with a hammer before running away.
"The f**king Melrose Fairfax farmer's market is popping, and I have no problem with all these people making their money and making a living. But how the f**k is this OK but right across the street all the cafes, all the restaurants are shut down?" Michael Rapaport said in a TikTok on Monday.
The bodies of two children were found at a home in Lancaster in Los Angeles County on Friday after emergency services were called to reports of a gas leak.
"They've legalized a whole laundry list of crimes. People will flee Los Angeles," Fox News host Tucker Carlson said.
A Los Angeles County judge limited the county's ban on outdoor dining to three weeks, but the state's order prohibiting in-person dining will stay in place 11 days longer.
"Everything that I own is being taken away from me and they set up a movie company right next to my outdoor patio," Angela Marsden, owner of Los Angeles restaurant Pineapple Hill Saloon and Grill, said in a viral Instagram video on Friday.
"They have not given us money and they have shut us down. We cannot survive, my staff cannot survive," Angela Marsden said in her video.
Footage shows LAPD officers in riot gear using batons to try and push back protesters during the 13th day of demonstrations outside Mayor Eric Garcetti's house.
"And people wonder why I'm protesting and why I have had enough," Angela Marsden, a restaurant owner in Los Angeles, said tearfully.
Governor Gavin Newsom's new regional stay-at-home order would forbid indoor group worship, but federal judges have been told to re-examine his restrictions on churches and other houses of worship.
The mayor's latest lockdown order came as the total confirmed cases in Los Angeles surpassed 414,500.
Some retail and personal care venues as well as recreational facilities remain open with restrictions in place.
"I'd like to know what you had for dinner at the Italian restaurant the same night you voted to close all the restaurants?" one commenter asked. "Also, what wine goes well with power hungry mania?"
"I need to share this, I'm kind of in shock, I'm definitely super triggered," Cox said in an Instagram live posted Sunday.
The home of Los Angeles County Public Health Director Dr. Barbara Ferrer was surrounded by dozens of protesters angry about the latest round of COVID restrictions.
The victim's family came to her assistance to stab suspect and beat him with a golf club in South Pasadena over the weekend.
The city council of Pasadena, which operates under its own health department, made a unanimous decision on November 23 to allow restaurants to offer outdoor dining.
BLM protests against Eric Garcetti getting a Cabinet post shows movements wants a say in who Joe Biden picks for his cabinet, Miranda Devine said.
Videos posted on social media showed officers dragging people out of the homes in the El Sereno neighbourhood of Los Angeles, as activists protest in the background.
Thursday marked the third day of protests outside the Los Angeles mayor's official residence.
Los Angeles County officials are discussing a ban, with the county's public health director warning that hospitals being overwhelmed "is now a very real possibility."
A 17-year-old boy became the 300th murder victim in Los Angeles this year after he was fatally shot when he was riding a motorbike near his home.
The LAPD aircraft, which was responding to reports of a burglary in Hollywood, was forced to make an emergency landing after the mid-air crash involving an unmanned aerial vehicle.
The injury will keep the three-time NBA champ off the court for a second straight season.