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3 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter
In the liberal and pro-labor bastion that is the Bay Area, support for unions is waning, with a majority of voters believing public transit workers should lose the right to strike following this summer's BART work stoppages and labor strife, according to a Field Poll released Friday.
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7 hrs ago | LA Daily News
A small dog whose leg was caught in the drain of a home in Lancaster for at least two hours today was freed by firefighters and animal control officers.
The parent company of the Orange County Register plans to expand with a daily paper in Los Angeles, looking to further stretch its regional reach to nearly all of Southern California.
Items, including a stuffed snow leopard valued at $250,000, were recovered after an unauthorized party turned into a burglary and vandalism frenzy at a La Habra Heights home in late November.
Denise Richards has been cleared of abusing Charlie Sheen's children after investigators concluded there was no case to answer.
After the FBI released results of a federal probe on Dec. 9, Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca said he was troubled by the charges and called it a sad day for his department.
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Authorities have recovered a huge haul of high-end swag that thieves snagged during a party at an empty mansion - including armor, shields and a stuffed snow leopard worth $250,000.
A Los Angeles County man was arrested Wednesday after what authorities characterized as the double mercy killings of his wife at their home and his sister in a nursing home where she had been in a vegetative state for five years.
A man allegedly shot and killed his sister at a nursing home in North Hills, and his wife at a home in Canyon Country, authorities said Wednesday.
A 39-year-old mother will be extradited to Alaska, where she is wanted for allegedly abducting her daughter two years ago and fleeing to California, officials said Cora Francis Malone, 39, waived extradition after being charged in Los Angeles County with one count of being a fugitive from justice, said Jane Robison, a spokeswoman for the county ... (more)
Adult film producers in Los Angeles are contending with their third health-related shutdown of the year after a performer tested positive for HIV.
Jameson Witty, 18, of Tujunga, posted these images on Instagram that show him holding the Porshe part he allegedly stole off a tow truck containing what was left of the car that actor Paul Walker and friend Roger Rodas were in when they died on Nov. 30. Witty and Anthony Janow, 25, have been arrested in connection with the incident.
A Los Angeles man who placed prank calls about job openings for prominent professional coaches has been released from jail.
Eighteen Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies are charged in probe of what the U.S. attorney calls "institutionalized" corruption and civil rights abuses.
On Monday afternoon, a shelter volunteer phoned the facility and was informed that Maverick was still there, though is Petharbor link has already been pulled down, leaving him virtually invisible.