Updates on the investigation into the beating death of an 8-year-old Palmdale boy

Tuesday, Jul 21, 2015 at 09:52 PM PDT

Graphic Images of Boy's Torture Revealed

Graphic Images of Boy's Torture Revealed

A forensic nurse testified during a grand jury hearing for the mother and her boyfriend accused of torturing and killing Gabriel Fernandez, said the wounds the boy suffered were "not normal of a little...

Wednesday, Jul 1, 2015 at 07:03 PM PDT

DA Wants Death Penalty for Couple Indicted in Boy's Beating Death

DA Wants Death Penalty for Couple Indicted in Boy's Beating Death

Prosecutors announced Wednesday that the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office will seek the death penalty against a Palmdale couple charged with capital murder in the beating death of the woman's...

Monday, Apr 27, 2015 at 08:04 PM PDT

Report Highlights State of Child Abuse

Report Highlights State of Child Abuse

Better training and communication are among some of the recommendations made at a meeting Monday on the state of child abuse in Los Angeles County.

Tuesday, Apr 14, 2015 at 07:03 PM PDT

Gabriel Fernandez Supporters Continue to Fight

Gabriel Fernandez Supporters Continue to Fight

Family members and supporters of an 8-year-old boy who died after being tortured and abused allegedly by his mother and her boyfriend while under the guidance of the county child welfare system are fighting...

Wednesday, Apr 8, 2015 at 11:37 PM PDT

Worker in Child Death Case Could Get Job Back

Worker in Child Death Case Could Get Job Back

A Los Angeles County supervisor who oversaw the social worker involved in the case of Gabriel Fernandez, allegedly tortured and abused while under the guidance of the county child welfare system, may get his job...

Friday, Nov 14, 2014 at 03:02 AM PST

"Lack of Progress" on Child Safety in LA County

"Lack of Progress" on Child Safety in LA County

A prominent expert has claimed there has been a lack of progress on child safety in Los Angeles County in the months following a scathing report from a Blue-Ribbon Commission on Child Protection.

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Donald Trump Speaks at Anaheim Rally

Donald Trump Speaks at Anaheim Rally

Police were readying for the possibility of protests at a Donald Trump rally in Orange County Wednesday after a similar event drew raucous anti-Trump demonstrations that blocked traffic and damaged police cars.

Forgetful Burglar Returns to Home to Question Woman

Forgetful Burglar Returns to Home to Question Woman

Police on Wednesday were searching for a Murrieta home burglar who returned to the scene of the crime to question a woman at gunpoint after he realized he'd left something behind.

Cuddly Ducklings Rescued From Busy Road

Cuddly Ducklings Rescued From Busy Road

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Clinton, Sanders Continue SoCal Campaign Blitz

Clinton, Sanders Continue SoCal Campaign Blitz

Democratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are wrapping up a Southern California campaign swing Wednesday ahead of the run-up to the California primary next month.

11 States Sue Over Federal Transgender Directive

11 States Sue Over Federal Transgender Directive

Texas, Maine and nine other states are suing the Obama administration over a new directive about transgender students in public schools. The lawsuit announced Tuesday also includes Oklahoma, Alabama, Wisconsin,...

Whole Foods Debuts 365 Store in Los Angeles

Whole Foods Debuts 365 Store in Los Angeles

Southern Californians will be the first in the nation to check items off their grocery lists at Whole Foods' new 365 market, which opened in Los Angeles' Silver Lake neighborhood Wednesday with the promise...