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UCLA Faces Off With Gonzaga
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UCLA Faces Off With Gonzaga

UCLA and Gonzaga are playing a rematch to lead off the South Regional doubleheader in the NCAA's Sweet 16 Friday night in Houston. Read »

18 minutes ago
Long Beach Issues First Water-Waster Fine

Long Beach Issues First Water-Waster Fine

A business that continually violated four landscape irrigation violations earned the Long Beach Water Department's... Read »

3 hours ago
QUIZ: Are You Doing Enough to Save Water?

QUIZ: Are You Doing Enough to Save Water?

The drought that's plaguing the Golden State is into its fourth year. That's long enough for you to have soaked... Read »

4 hours ago
Actress Apologizes to Police After Profiling Claim

Actress Apologizes to Police After Profiling Claim

A dashcam video released by the Glendale Police Department seems to contradict claims by "Empire" actress... Watch »

11 minutes ago
Driver Surrenders After Police Pursuit

Driver Surrenders After Police Pursuit

Police were pursuing a stolen vehicle on Orange County freeways Friday afternoon, officials said. Watch »

4 hours ago
Students Suffer Minor Injuries Due to

Students Suffer Minor Injuries Due to "Loud Explosive Device"

Five people were hospitalized after firefighters responded to a report of an explosion Friday at a Riverside County... Read »

4 hours ago
 3 Charged With Murder, Kidnap of Baby

3 Charged With Murder, Kidnap of Baby

Prosecutors filed charges Friday against three people accused of the January kidnapping and murder of a baby girl... Read »

3 hours ago
Mother Dies, Child Remains Hospitalized After Fire

Mother Dies, Child Remains Hospitalized After Fire

A mother hospitalized after a Long Beach apartment fire Thursday morning has died, according to the Los Angeles... Read »

4 hours ago
Autistic Boy Forced to Remove His Letter Jacket

Autistic Boy Forced to Remove His Letter Jacket

A mother is outraged after her son's school forces him to remove a varsity letter jacket because special-needs athl... Watch »

Mar 27, 2015

"Hero" Driver, Students Escape Burning Bus

A school bus driver helped students safely exit a burning bus Friday morning after a fire spread from its engine bay... Watch »

27 minutes ago
Vehicle Crashes Into Building, Severs Gas Line

Vehicle Crashes Into Building, Severs Gas Line

A vehicle crashed into a South Los Angeles building, severing a gas line Friday morning, officials said. Read »

Mar 27, 2015
3.6-Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Inland Empire

3.6-Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Inland Empire

A magnitude-3.6 earthquake reportedly shook an area near Twentynine Palms in San Bernardino County Friday morning. Read »

Mar 27, 2015

PHOTOS: Piano Sits Atop SoCal Mountain

A working piano was discovered atop a two-mile hike in the Santa Monica Mountains View »

Mar 27, 2015
Magnitude-4.1 Earthquake Shakes Central CA

Magnitude-4.1 Earthquake Shakes Central CA

A magnitude-4.1 earthquake was reported Friday morning in Fresno County. Read »

Mar 27, 2015
Music Video Crew Behind Mystery Piano

Music Video Crew Behind Mystery Piano

The hills were alive with the sound of music Thursday after hikers in search of sweeping views of Southern Californ... Watch »

6 hours ago
Swimmers Warned of Dangerous Surf as Heat Wave Grips SoCal

Swimmers Warned of Dangerous Surf as Heat Wave Grips SoCal

People hoping to take advantage of the heat wave gripping Southern California have been warned to take extra care at... Watch »

Mar 27, 2015
Driver Crashes Off Freeway Into Motel

Driver Crashes Off Freeway Into Motel

A driver was arrested after coming off the 5 Freeway and crashing into the back of a hotel early Friday. Read »

5 hours ago
$250K Ferrari Totaled in Hollywood Street Race

$250K Ferrari Totaled in Hollywood Street Race

A $250,000 Ferrari was wrecked after crashing into the side of an apartment building during an alleged Hollywood... Read »

6 hours ago
Woman Injured After Being Dragged by Car in Hit-Run

Woman Injured After Being Dragged by Car in Hit-Run

A woman was hospitalized after being dragged along by a car in a hit-and-run. Read »

Mar 27, 2015
Stolen Cab Driver Arrested After 4 Hour Pursuit

Stolen Cab Driver Arrested After 4 Hour Pursuit

Police are pursuing a stolen cab on Los Angeles County freeways. Watch »

Mar 27, 2015

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