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Metallic Balloon Knocks Out Power in Pico Rivera

Metallic Balloon Knocks Out Power in Pico Rivera

A metallic balloon that landed at a electric substation in Pico Rivera put 6,275 people out of power Wednesday afternoon, officials said. Read »

Jul 30, 2014
Gushing Main Break Could Have Bad Impact During Historic Drought

Gushing Main Break Could Have Bad Impact During Historic Drought

It was an accident, but the water main mess in Westwood could not have come at a worse time. Watch »

Jul 30, 2014
PM Forecast: Warm Temps, Partly Cloudy

PM Forecast: Warm Temps, Partly Cloudy

Expect partly cloudy skies and temperatures to remain consistently warm in the coming days. Some areas will have... Watch »

Jul 30, 2014
Water Main Break:

Water Main Break: "City Crumbling Underneath Us"

Sunset and Barrington is already one of the most jammed intersections in Los Angeles, made worse by the San Diego... Watch »

4 hours ago
Manet's

Manet's "The Railway": Famous Painting to Visit SoCal

The artwork will go on display at the Norton Simon Museum in late autumn. Read »

Jul 30, 2014
Malibu Standoff After Shootout With FBI Agent

Malibu Standoff After Shootout With FBI Agent

A man suspected of getting into a shootout with an off-duty FBI agent during an attempted kidnapping at a gym in the... Watch »

3 hours ago
Executive Order Could Legalize Undocumented Immigrants

Executive Order Could Legalize Undocumented Immigrants

The talk in Washington continues to focus on the immigration debate and what Congress will and won't do to make... Read »

Jul 30, 2014
Tot Dies After Becoming Trapped Inside Hot Car

Tot Dies After Becoming Trapped Inside Hot Car

A 3-year-old boy died Wednesday after becoming trapped in a hot car in Sylmar, Los Angeles police said. Watch »

2 hours ago
Who Pays for Damaged Cars: UCLA Water Main Break

Who Pays for Damaged Cars: UCLA Water Main Break

Students, staff and visitors to UCLA's campus are wondering who's going to pay for the damages to their vehicles... Watch »

Jul 30, 2014
Long Beach Intruders Were Arrested Before

Long Beach Intruders Were Arrested Before

The man and woman involved in a Long Beach home robbery and subsequent fatal shooting last week had been arrested... Read »

Jul 30, 2014
Three Arrested in Brutal OC Kidnap, Torture

Three Arrested in Brutal OC Kidnap, Torture

Three people are scheduled to be arraigned Wednesday in Orange County for the alleged kidnapping and torture of a... Read »

Jul 30, 2014
Sheriff's Security Guard Slain in Car

Sheriff's Security Guard Slain in Car

Detectives are searching for whoever shot and killed a Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department security guard as he... Watch »

Jul 30, 2014
Dirty Water: Health Risks of the Westwood Flooding

Dirty Water: Health Risks of the Westwood Flooding

Although the water is no longer gushing in Westwood, there are new potential health dangers because of the flooding... Read »

Jul 30, 2014
Gun Violence Victims Announce Push for New Legislation

Gun Violence Victims Announce Push for New Legislation

Four people, each affected by a different high-profile mass shooting within the last four years, asked for the... Read »

Jul 30, 2014
Car Plows Into Condo, Prompts Evacs After Gas Leak

Car Plows Into Condo, Prompts Evacs After Gas Leak

A car that plowed through the garage wall of a Ladera Ranch condominium Wednesday struck gas meters and prompted the... Read »

Jul 30, 2014
UCLA Flooding: Before and After

UCLA Flooding: Before and After

Before-and-after photos show the damage left behind when a water main broke Tuesday in Los Angeles' Westwood area... Read »

Jul 30, 2014
Griffith Park Mountain Lion P-22 Appears Recovered

Griffith Park Mountain Lion P-22 Appears Recovered

Los Angeles' favorite big cat looks to be back in good health after a poisoning incident earlier this year. Read »

Jul 30, 2014
CA Has 1st Openly Gay Governor - For Part of Day

CA Has 1st Openly Gay Governor - For Part of Day

For eight or nine hours on Wednesday, California Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins will be acting as the state's top... Read »

Jul 30, 2014
Woman Left Topless After Alleged Macy's Theft Charged

Woman Left Topless After Alleged Macy's Theft Charged

A woman who became topless during a struggle with a security guard at an Arcadia Macy’s after she was allegedly... Read »

Jul 30, 2014
Cosplaying Teen Beaten at Comic-Con: Family

Cosplaying Teen Beaten at Comic-Con: Family

A Southern California family is heartbroken after a young woman was beaten while in San Diego last weekend to attend... Watch »

Jul 30, 2014
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