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CA Loosens Sex Offender Residency Restrictions

CA Loosens Sex Offender Residency Restrictions

California will alter its 8-year-old ban preventing all registered sex offenders from living near schools or parks and instead impose the restriction only on pedophiles and others whose sex crimes involved children, state officials announced Thursday. Read »

59 minutes ago
Woman Suspected in Mother-in-Law's Slaying ID'd

Woman Suspected in Mother-in-Law's Slaying ID'd

A 42-year-old woman was identified Thursday in the death of her mother-in-law. Read »

3 hours ago
Drivers Blame Toll Lanes for Bigger Backups

Drivers Blame Toll Lanes for Bigger Backups

The toll lanes that promised faster freeway rides through Downtown Los Angeles may actually be creating more traffic... Watch »

13 minutes ago

"Missing" Art Student Reveals Why She Hid

A San Bernardino woman who went missing for 10 days earlier this month broke her silence Thursday, issuing a lengthy... Read »

4 hours ago
Father of Ex-LAPD Officer Helped Son Escape: FBI

Father of Ex-LAPD Officer Helped Son Escape: FBI

The father of ex-LAPD officer Henry Solis was arrested Thursday for allegedly helping his son evade authorities when... Read »

1 minute ago
How to Stay Safe From Rattlesnakes

How to Stay Safe From Rattlesnakes

What should you do when you encounter a rattler to make sure you aren't one of the 800 people bitten in California... Read »

6 hours ago
Timeline: The Disappearance of Denise Huskins

Timeline: The Disappearance of Denise Huskins

A look at the events surrounding the reported abduction of a Vallejo woman and the investigation that determined her... Read »

Mar 26, 2015
Boyfriend Drugged in Kidnap-Ransom: Attorney

Boyfriend Drugged in Kidnap-Ransom: Attorney

An attorney for a man who reported that his girlfriend had been abducted for an $8,500 ransom, later determined... Watch »

Mar 26, 2015
Magnitude-3.0 Earthquake Reported Off Dana Point

Magnitude-3.0 Earthquake Reported Off Dana Point

A magnitude-3.0 earthquake was reported late Thursday morning off the Southern California coast, according to the... Read »

Mar 26, 2015
Sahray Barber Search Cost Thousands: PD Chief

Sahray Barber Search Cost Thousands: PD Chief

The search for a missing college student in San Bernardino was costly and based on false information given to... Read »

Mar 26, 2015
1 Dead After Wilmington Officer-Involved Shooting

1 Dead After Wilmington Officer-Involved Shooting

One person was killed Thursday morning after a report of a man armed with a knife led to an officer-involved... Watch »

Mar 26, 2015

PHOTOS: California Bee Attacks

Bees are usually harmless, but in California they have been known to swarm people and animals, sending them to the... View »

Mar 26, 2015

Dismal Snowpack in Sierras

Four years of no significant snowfall has left wide patches of bare ground in the Sierra Nevada Mountains. View »

Mar 26, 2015
Petition Backing NFL Stadium for Carson Delivered

Petition Backing NFL Stadium for Carson Delivered

A major step was taken towards getting an NFL stadium built in Carson after a petition was delivered to city hall. Read »

Mar 26, 2015
Neighbors Aren't Doing Enough About Drought: Poll

Neighbors Aren't Doing Enough About Drought: Poll

The majority of Californians say their neighbors are failing to do enough to respond to the state's severe drought... Read »

Mar 26, 2015
Crash Closes 57 Freeway, Driver Airlifted to Hospital

Crash Closes 57 Freeway, Driver Airlifted to Hospital

A driver was airlifted to hospital after a crash that closed the 57 Freeway at Diamond Bar early Thursday. Read »

Mar 26, 2015
$50K Reward in Hit-and-Run That Injured Senior

$50K Reward in Hit-and-Run That Injured Senior

A $50,000 reward was announced Thursday for information about a hit-and-run driver who struck an 86-year-old woman... Watch »

Mar 26, 2015
Brentwood Teacher Accused of Racism Returning to Class

Brentwood Teacher Accused of Racism Returning to Class

A Brentwood middle school teacher accused of racism is to return to class Thursday morning following protests from... Read »

Mar 26, 2015
Mother, Child Critical After Fire in Long Beach

Mother, Child Critical After Fire in Long Beach

A mother and her young child were in critical condition after a fire broke out at an apartment building in Long... Watch »

Mar 26, 2015
Racial Profiling Allegations Surface at USC

Racial Profiling Allegations Surface at USC

Allegations of racial profiling on the USC campus are creating a stir after an actress from the hit show... Watch »

Mar 25, 2015

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