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3 hrs ago | LA Daily News
Los Angeles County coroner's Lt. Joe Bale was killed in a motorcycle crash in Wyoming over the weekend, it was reported today.
4 hrs ago | WTVC
A coroner's official says a 20-year-old man has died after lightning struck 14 people at popular Venice Beach in Los Angeles and Catalina Island.
8 hrs ago | The Daily Breeze
Recently fired Superintendent Jose Fernandez had a reputation in the Centinela Valley school district for rewarding his friends and punishing his enemies within the district.
Ten people were hurt, and at least one needed CPR, as an unusual summer beach lightning storm spread danger from Catalina Island to the shores of Santa Monica Bay on Sunday.
Authorities say eight people have been struck by lightning on Venice's boardwalk, with a ninth person hit on Southern California's Catalina Island.
A tow truck driver was shot and killed after being chased by a vehicle in the South Gate area of Los Angeles early Sunday morning.
PALMDALE >> Four horses and three sheep died early this morning when fire struck a stable in an unincorporated area just outside of Palmdale, a Los Angeles County fire official said.
When was the last time you felt the urge to run into a burning building? What about cutting your way into a mangled car to extract an injured child after a wreck? It takes a particularly kind of person to reject self-protective responses and dive in, head first, to help others.
Another suspect has been arrested for a robbery at a California home where an 80-year-old resident said he shot and killed a burglar who claimed she was pregnant as she tried to flee.
A Norwalk woman was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver early Saturday morning as she walked away from a party.
Before Paul Tanaka declared his candidacy for Los Angeles County sheriff in August 2013, he took three months off work and, once retired from the Sheriff's Department, the county government cut him a one-time check for $339,424.
The Los Angeles Times reports that Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Luis A. Lavin found district officials should not have closed the two campuses operated by the Magnolia Education and Research Foundation without consulting with the Board of Education.
Rescue workers came to the aid of two injured, preteen hikers above Tapia Park in Malibu today.
A prolific sexual predator who cut off his GPS ankle bracelet and then lured a church acquaintance to a coffee shop where he pulled a gun on her will likely spend the rest of his life in state prison.
City News Service say a wrongful death suit was filed Friday against the county's child welfare and social services divisions, the Sheriff's Department, the Palmdale school district, and the boy's mother and her boyfriend.
Councilmember Paul Krekorian points to a map of the Metro system. Press conference after Thursday's MTA vote on a landmark proposal that could lead to a modern, efficient, light rail transit system on the Orange Line, connecting the San Fernando Valley to the San Gabriel Valley and LA basin.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 09:37 am
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