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Saturday, Sep 22, 2018 at 10:03 PM PDT

'Charlie Fire' in Castaic Grows to 3,000 Acres

'Charlie Fire' in Castaic Grows to 3,000 Acres

Despite apparently light fuels, a brush fire in the Castaic area Saturday has grown from an initial three acres to more than 3,000 acres in a short time, authorities said.

Saturday, Sep 22, 2018 at 10:41 PM PDT

21-Year-Old Fatally Shot in Montebello, Suspects Arrested After Chase

21-Year-Old Fatally Shot in Montebello, Suspects Arrested After Chase

A man was shot and fatally wounded in a Montebello alley Saturday, and two suspects led police on a car chase before they were arrested in Monterey Park.

Saturday, Sep 22, 2018 at 10:19 PM PDT

Dodgers Slug 3 Homers in Win Over Padres

Dodgers Slug 3 Homers in Win Over Padres

Manny Machado slugged a three-run homer on his bobblehead night to highlight a five-run third inning, and the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the San Diego Padres 7-2 on Saturday night.

Saturday, Sep 22, 2018 at 09:35 PM PDT

Man Arrested Following Wild Wrong-Way Freeway Police Chase

Man Arrested Following Wild Wrong-Way Freeway Police Chase

A 43-year-old motorist allegedly driving under the influence led authorities on a pursuit in a stolen truck driving the wrong way on the Pasadena (110) and Golden State (5) freeways Saturday before ditching the...

Saturday, Sep 22, 2018 at 09:11 PM PDT

Deputy Injured Trying to Break Up High School Fight

Deputy Injured Trying to Break Up High School Fight

A sheriff's deputy suffered minor injuries while trying to break up a melee that erupted outside of San Jacinto High School and his alleged attacker was arrested, sheriff's officials said Saturday.

Saturday, Sep 22, 2018 at 08:15 PM PDT

Judge: California Child Can Take Cannabis Drug to School

Judge: California Child Can Take Cannabis Drug to School

A California kindergartner can keep bringing a cannabis-based drug used for emergency treatment of a rare form of epilepsy to her public school, a judge ruled Friday.

Saturday, Sep 22, 2018 at 07:58 PM PDT

Off-Duty Fullerton Police Officer Attacked in Placentia

Off-Duty Fullerton Police Officer Attacked in Placentia

An off-duty Fullerton police officer was wounded Saturday by a suspect who stabbed him in Placentia, authorities said.

Saturday, Sep 22, 2018 at 06:22 PM PDT

World Leaders Gather at UN Under Threat From Unilateralism

World Leaders Gather at UN Under Threat From Unilateralism

With rising unilateralism challenging its very existence, the United Nations convenes its annual meeting of world leaders Monday and will try once more to tackle problems together as a community of nations,...

Saturday, Sep 22, 2018 at 05:59 PM PDT

NC River Swirls With Gray Muck Near Flooded Coal Ash Dump

NC River Swirls With Gray Muck Near Flooded Coal Ash Dump

Gray muck is flowing into the Cape Fear River from the site of a dam breach at a Wilmington power plant where an old coal ash dump had been covered over by Florence's floodwaters. Forecasters predicted the...

Saturday, Sep 22, 2018 at 06:31 PM PDT

Congress Takes Aim at Shrinking Seats, Legroom on Airplanes

Congress Takes Aim at Shrinking Seats, Legroom on Airplanes

The Federal Aviation Administration would be required to set new minimum requirements for seats on airplanes under legislation to be considered in the House this week, possibly giving passengers a break from...

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