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CSUN Orders End to Pledge Activity Following Possible Hazing

CSUN Orders End to Pledge Activity Following Possible Hazing

All fraternities and sororities at California State University, Northridge have been ordered to stop pledge activity following reports of a possible hazing incident, just seven weeks after a university investigation determined that hazing was involved in the July death of a... Read »

2 hours ago
Drought's New Ally: Quagga Mussel

Drought's New Ally: Quagga Mussel

In the seven years since an invasive pest known as the quagga mussel infested the Colorado river system, water... Read »

30 minutes ago

Mourners Leave Items for Slain 9-Year-Old Girl

Balloons, stuffed animals and other items were left outside the residences in memory of a 9-year-old girl who was... View »

Oct 23, 2014
Decision 2014: Race for Calif. Education's Top Spot

Decision 2014: Race for Calif. Education's Top Spot

With the midterm elections less than two weeks away, an unlikely race is heating up — the one for the Calif.... Watch »

Oct 23, 2014
Catalytic Converter Thieves Target Silver Lake

Catalytic Converter Thieves Target Silver Lake

A citywide rise in thefts of catalytic converters for scrap metal is particularly acute in the neighborhood of... Watch »

Oct 23, 2014
Menifee City Councilman Arrested in Corruption Probe

Menifee City Councilman Arrested in Corruption Probe

Menifee City Councilman Thomas Fuhrman was arrested at a city park on Wednesday by DA's investigators and faces... Read »

Oct 23, 2014
LGBT Inmates Sue Over Alleged Jailhouse Mistreatment

LGBT Inmates Sue Over Alleged Jailhouse Mistreatment

Fifteen former and current inmates at a San Bernardino County jail are suing the county and sheriff’s department... Read »

Oct 23, 2014
Back-to-Back Quakes Strike Near Brea in Orange County

Back-to-Back Quakes Strike Near Brea in Orange County

Two small earthquakes rattled Orange County Thursday afternoon. Read »

Oct 23, 2014
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"Look at This Shiz": Gory Hospital Pic Draws Lawsuit

A woman who gouged her eyes out in a suicide attempt is suing LA County, Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center... Read »

Oct 23, 2014
Memorial Left For Boy Killed by Ice Cream Truck

Memorial Left For Boy Killed by Ice Cream Truck

Flowers, balloons and candles were left by mourners at a curbside memorial on Thursday in memory of a 7-year-old boy... Read »

Oct 23, 2014
Four Hurt in Residential Fire in Victorville

Four Hurt in Residential Fire in Victorville

Four people were airlifted to a hospital Thursday after they were burned in a garage fire in Victorville, officials... Read »

Oct 23, 2014
Decorative Contacts Can Cause Blindness: Officials

Decorative Contacts Can Cause Blindness: Officials

Decorative contact lenses serve as the finishing touch to many Halloween costumes, but federal agencies warn that... Read »

Oct 23, 2014

"Horrible Scene": Boy Killed in Upland Hit-and-Run

An 11-year-old boy who was walking to an Upland school Thursday morning was killed in a hit-and-run. Watch »

5 hours ago
Live Nation Approved to Run Greek Theatre

Live Nation Approved to Run Greek Theatre

The Los Angeles Recreation and Parks Commission has unanimously approved Live Nation to run the Greek Theatre,... Watch »

Oct 23, 2014
Arrest in Slayings of Father, 12-Year-Old son

Arrest in Slayings of Father, 12-Year-Old son

Hemet Police are investigating a double homicide at a residence where two people were reported dead before midnight... Watch »

Oct 23, 2014
Kat Von D Tattoo Parlor Location Struck by Fire

Kat Von D Tattoo Parlor Location Struck by Fire

A two-alarm fire damaged a West Hollywood strip mall Thursday morning where celebrity tattoo artist Kat Von D has a... Read »

Oct 23, 2014
$57,500 Reward Offered to Find 9-Year-Old Girl's Killer

$57,500 Reward Offered to Find 9-Year-Old Girl's Killer

A more than $50,000 reward was being offered Thursday to find the killer of a 9-year-old girl who was was playing... Watch »

6 hours ago
Man Arrested After SWAT Responds to Homemade Cannon

Man Arrested After SWAT Responds to Homemade Cannon

A man who was allegedly firing a homemade cannon east of Palmdale in an unincorporated area of Los Angeles County... Read »

Oct 23, 2014
Mr. Incredible Slams Batgirl in Hollywood Blvd. Scuffle

Mr. Incredible Slams Batgirl in Hollywood Blvd. Scuffle

A violent encounter between costumed superhero characters ended with Mr. Incredible slamming Batgirl on the sidewalk... Watch »

Oct 23, 2014

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