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Lifeguard Attacked on Venice Pier
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Lifeguard Attacked on Venice Pier

A lifeguard was attacked by three people on the Venice Pier Friday afternoon in a violent altercation caught on camera. Watch »

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Rare Blue Moon to Shine Friday

Rare Blue Moon to Shine Friday

Be sure to set your gaze skyward Friday night to catch a glimpse of the rare blue moon, which, contrary to its name,... Read »

Jul 30, 2015
Watts Community Wants Riots Anniversary to Spur Change

Watts Community Wants Riots Anniversary to Spur Change

With just weeks until the 50th anniversary of the Watts Riots, area residents met Thursday to address unfulfilled... Watch »

Jul 30, 2015
Two Suspects Arrested in Killing of Toddler

Two Suspects Arrested in Killing of Toddler

Two men were arrested Thursday night on suspicion of killing a 4-year-old boy in Highland. Read »

13 minutes ago
Lion's Killer Should Be Extradited: Zimbabwe

Lion's Killer Should Be Extradited: Zimbabwe

The American dentist who admitted to killing Cecil the lion in Zimbabwe paid for an illegal hunt and should be... Read »

39 minutes ago
Beijing to Host 2022 Winter Olympics

Beijing to Host 2022 Winter Olympics

Beijing has been selected to host the 2022 Winter Olympics, becoming the first city awarded both the winter and... Read »

2 hours ago

Summer Storm Soaks SoCal

Hot and humid weather descended on Southern California, bringing with it thunderstorms and flooding captured by... View »

Jul 30, 2015
Democrats Far Behind GOP in Raising Money for '16 Super PACs

Democrats Far Behind GOP in Raising Money for '16 Super PACs

Hillary Rodham Clinton has a message for the country's wealthiest Democrats: I need you, unfortunately. Six months... Read »

3 hours ago
Man Killed in Compton Shooting

Man Killed in Compton Shooting

A man was shot to death in Compton early Friday morning. Read »

3 hours ago
Attack in West Bank Kills Palestinian Toddler

Attack in West Bank Kills Palestinian Toddler

A house fire in the occupied West Bank suspected to have been set by Jewish extremists killed an 18-month-old... Read »

3 hours ago
Beware of New Phone Imposter Scheme

Beware of New Phone Imposter Scheme

The Los Angeles Department of Consumer Fraud and the Better Business Bureau are warning about a dirty double-trick... Watch »

Jul 30, 2015
Swimmer Drowns Off Palos Verdes

Swimmer Drowns Off Palos Verdes

A 20-year-old man drowned Thursday while cave-diving in Rancho Palos Verdes. Read »

Jul 30, 2015
Healthy Snack Guide Introduced to Combat Latino Obesity

Healthy Snack Guide Introduced to Combat Latino Obesity

A new healthy snack guide was introduced Thursday at a Southern California grocery store to help combat obesity... Watch »

Jul 30, 2015
4-Year-Old Boy Killed by Gunfire Near Home

4-Year-Old Boy Killed by Gunfire Near Home

A young child was killed Wednesday night after a gunshots were fired in a street in Highland, according to San... Watch »

Jul 30, 2015
Summer Storms Bring Flash Flood Warnings

Summer Storms Bring Flash Flood Warnings

Showers developed Thursday over much of Southern California, including downpours in the High Desert and San... Watch »

Jul 30, 2015
From Big League Dreams to Skid Row

From Big League Dreams to Skid Row

A gifted athlete who found himself living in Los Angeles' Skid Row after suffering a career-ending injury is back on... Watch »

Jul 30, 2015
Most Californians: Global Warming Is Threat to Quality of Life

Most Californians: Global Warming Is Threat to Quality of Life

Nearly two-thirds of Californians believe global warming is having an impact on the state's persistent drought. Read »

Jul 30, 2015
Woman Splashed at Chicago Beach Shouts N-Word at Black Mom, Kids

Woman Splashed at Chicago Beach Shouts N-Word at Black Mom, Kids

A racially charged confrontation caught on camera at a busy Chicago beach has generated outrage on social... Watch »

Jul 30, 2015
New Tech Could Prevent Concussions in Sports

New Tech Could Prevent Concussions in Sports

A new device designed to prevent head injuries is being used by athletes in the Special Olympics World Games. Watch »

Jul 30, 2015
Couple in Wedding Album Left at LAX Found

Couple in Wedding Album Left at LAX Found

Nearly a year after it was found in a briefcase at the Los Angeles International Airport, a wedding scrapbook was... Read »

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