Afternoon Cram: A Holiday Bonus From the MTA

Everything you need to know from today’s local news headlines

County Buses and Trains Will Be Free on Christmas Eve and NYE
Happy holidays from L.A.’s MTA!

New UC Logo Getting Cold Online Reception
Looks like the Internet is still the Internet.

It’s Hannukah!
Hundreds attended a holiday event at Universal Citywalk over the weekend.

It’s Also “Green Monday”
FedEx was scheduled to handle 19 million packages today.

1-710 Expansion Plan Proposed
Carmageddon may be travelling east.

More Than 2000 Students Compete in LAUSD Band & Drill Team Championships
“It’s not as easy as it looks.”

More People Moved From California Than Moved To It From Another State In 2011
But, more people than that moved to California from another country.

Mexican-American Singer Jenni Rivera Killed in Plane Crash
The “diva of banda” died early Sunday following a concert in Monterrey, Mexico.