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"Exceptional" Drought Expands in Sierras

The most severe category of drought expanded during the past week in California's northern Sierra Nevada Mountain... Read »

Apr 24, 2015
Wire Damage Shuts Gold Line, Major Delays Expected

Wire Damage Shuts Gold Line, Major Delays Expected

Major delays are expected after damaged overhead wires forced the temporary closure of the Metro Gold Line in South... Read »

Apr 23, 2015
Robbers Use Sledgehammer to Smash Into Jewelry Store

Robbers Use Sledgehammer to Smash Into Jewelry Store

Robbers used a sledgehammer to smash their way into a jewelry store before making off with loot in La Verne early... Watch »

Apr 23, 2015
Probe After Cops Use Batons to Break Up Fight

Probe After Cops Use Batons to Break Up Fight

A use of force investigation has been launched after police officers were filmed using batons while responding to an... Watch »

Apr 23, 2015
Two Men Shot Dead in South LA

Two Men Shot Dead in South LA

Two men were shot dead in South Los Angeles Wednesday night. Read »

Apr 23, 2015
Three Critically Injured in OC Head-On Crash

Three Critically Injured in OC Head-On Crash

Three people were critically hurt in a head-on car collision in Fountain Valley late Wednesday. Read »

Apr 23, 2015
Missing 1969 Camaro Fuels Insurance Dispute

Missing 1969 Camaro Fuels Insurance Dispute

A Southern California classic car collector who said he watched as his 1969 Chevrolet Camaro was stolen filed a... Watch »

Apr 23, 2015
Woman Argued With Feds Before Phone Was Smashed

Woman Argued With Feds Before Phone Was Smashed

New video shows a woman arguing with federal agents moments before her cellphone was smashed during a biker gang... Watch »

Apr 23, 2015
Clippers Lose to 111-107 to Spurs in OT

Clippers Lose to 111-107 to Spurs in OT

Tim Duncan played a near-perfect first half, as the San Antonio Spurs and LA Clippers played Game Two of their first... Read »

Apr 23, 2015
Stolen Car Suspect Surrenders on 5 Freeway

Stolen Car Suspect Surrenders on 5 Freeway

A stolen car suspect surrendered peacefully on the 5 Freeway in Buena Park Wednesday night after leading officers on... Read »

Apr 22, 2015
Three's a Charm: Mom Wins $1M From Scratcher

Three's a Charm: Mom Wins $1M From Scratcher

It was more than a hunch, there is a method to Yamilet Torrez and her lottery purchases. Always buy three, she tells... Watch »

Apr 23, 2015
Same Robber May Have Hit Same Gas Station Three Times

Same Robber May Have Hit Same Gas Station Three Times

A gas station robbery is not unusual, but what’s happening at one gas station in the high desert is very unusual. Watch »

Apr 22, 2015
Ducks Sweep Jets With 5-2 Win

Ducks Sweep Jets With 5-2 Win

The Anaheim Ducks defeated the Winnipeg Jets 5-2 in Game 4 to punch their tickets to the second round of the Stanley... Read »

Apr 22, 2015
Respect the Blob - It May be a Drought Killer

Respect the Blob - It May be a Drought Killer

A temperature pattern in the waters of the Pacific Ocean is seen by
climate scientists as an indicator as a... Watch »

Apr 23, 2015
Group Angered Over Compton Teacher Layoffs

Group Angered Over Compton Teacher Layoffs

It’s an issue nearly every school district is facing – state funds have ended for a certain school program and dist... Watch »

Apr 22, 2015
Earth Day Festival at the Aquarium of the Pacific

Earth Day Festival at the Aquarium of the Pacific

Visit the Marine Mammal Care Center and get info from a caboodle of planet-tending orgs. Read »

Apr 22, 2015
Man Arrested in Abduction, Assault of 2-Year-Old

Man Arrested in Abduction, Assault of 2-Year-Old

A man has been charged in connection with the kidnapping and sexual assault of a 2-year-old Gardena girl earlier... Watch »

Apr 23, 2015
Man Dead in Shooting in Palms

Man Dead in Shooting in Palms

Homicide detectives are investigating a fatal shooting in Palms, the same location of a series of shootings that... Watch »

Apr 22, 2015
$5K Reward to Find Woman Who Vanished After Valentine's Day

$5K Reward to Find Woman Who Vanished After Valentine's Day

The family of a Southern California woman who disappeared after going out for Valentine's Day announced a $5,000... Read »

Apr 22, 2015
Ducks vs. Jets: Game 4 Preview

Ducks vs. Jets: Game 4 Preview

The Anaheim Ducks will have an opportunity to finish off their series on Wednesday night when they take on the Winn... Read »

Apr 22, 2015

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