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Man Charged With Murder in Fatal Street Race
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Man Charged With Murder in Fatal Street Race

A 21-year-old man accused of involvement in an illegal street race that led to a crash that killed two people and left another injured last Thursday has been charged with two counts of murder and one count of engaging in a motor vehicle speed contest. Read »

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Deputy Involved Shooting in Lakewood

Deputy Involved Shooting in Lakewood

A deputy involved shooting occurred in Lakewood, sheriff's officials said. Read »

2 hours ago
Grunion Time: Fish-on-Land Wonder Is on the Way

Grunion Time: Fish-on-Land Wonder Is on the Way

The silvery ocean denizens get sandy in order to spawn. Read »

2 hours ago
Negligence Suit Filed in Isla Vista Massacre

Negligence Suit Filed in Isla Vista Massacre

The families of three young men found stabbed to death inside an Isla Vista apartment are suing the Santa Barbara... Watch »

28 minutes ago
Private Helicopter Makes

Private Helicopter Makes "Hard Landing" at Airport

A private chopper had a "hard landing" at an Inland Empire airport Tuesday morning, officials said. Read »

4 hours ago
Small Plane Crashes Near Mentone

Small Plane Crashes Near Mentone

The pilot of a small plane was injured when the aircraft crashed near the Santa Ana riverbed in the Redlands area... Read »

4 hours ago
Ex-Boyfriend Convicted of Murder in Cold Case

Ex-Boyfriend Convicted of Murder in Cold Case

Jurors reached a guilty verdict Tuesday in the case of one of two cousins accused in the slaying of his former... Watch »

3 hours ago
Feds Target So-Called Maternity Tourism Industry

Feds Target So-Called Maternity Tourism Industry

Federal agents searched more than a dozen homes Tuesday in a crackdown on so-called maternity tourism operators who... Watch »

4 hours ago
Woman Charged in Kidnap-Murder of Montebello Girl

Woman Charged in Kidnap-Murder of Montebello Girl

A woman accused in the kidnapping and murder of 15-year-old Brenda Sierra in 2002 is expected to face charges in... Read »

4 hours ago

Skid Row Shooting March, Protest

Protesters march from Skid Row to Los Angeles Police Department headquarters Tuesday March 3, 2015. View »

3 hours ago
Train Engineer in Metrolink Derailment Crash Dies

Train Engineer in Metrolink Derailment Crash Dies

A train engineer who was severely hurt when a Southern California commuter train derailed after slamming into a... Read »

3 hours ago
Hermosa Beach Residents Decide on Oil Drilling

Hermosa Beach Residents Decide on Oil Drilling

Hundreds of millions of dollars are at stake over a controversial oil drilling project in Hermosa Beach where... Watch »

Mar 3, 2015
Naked Woman High on Drugs Crashes Car: Cops

Naked Woman High on Drugs Crashes Car: Cops

A naked woman allegedly high on drugs drove her car onto the front lawn of an apartment building in South Los... Read »

Mar 3, 2015
East LA Water Main Break Shuts Down Streets

East LA Water Main Break Shuts Down Streets

A torrent of brown water shut down streets in East Los Angeles Tuesday as officials worked to fix a water main break... Read »

Mar 3, 2015
Men in Ski Masks Shoot at Police Officers in South LA

Men in Ski Masks Shoot at Police Officers in South LA

Three men in ski masks shot at police officers in South Los Angeles early Tuesday. Read »

Mar 3, 2015
Stabbing Suspect Crashes Into Convenience Store After Pursuit

Stabbing Suspect Crashes Into Convenience Store After Pursuit

A stabbing suspect fled on foot after crashing into a convenience store following a pursuit in Compton early... Read »

Mar 3, 2015
Skid Row Shooting Protesters March on Police HQ

Skid Row Shooting Protesters March on Police HQ

Protesters gathered Tuesday morning at the site where officers shot and killed a homeless man on Skid Row before... Watch »

2 hours ago
Suspicious Death Investigation in South LA

Suspicious Death Investigation in South LA

A suspicious death investigation was launched in South Los Angeles early Tuesday. Read »

Mar 3, 2015
Woman Shot in Possible Case of Mistaken Identity

Woman Shot in Possible Case of Mistaken Identity

A woman who was trying to park her car was shot in a possible case of mistaken identity in East Hollywood early... Read »

Mar 3, 2015
Raising the Woof: Firemen Pull Pooch to Safety

Raising the Woof: Firemen Pull Pooch to Safety

Firefighters had to get creative to rescue a dog trapped between a wall and a hard place in West Hollywood Monday. Watch »

Mar 3, 2015

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