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11 min ago | Patch.com
Board of Equalization, Chairman Jerome E. Horton announces that the Department of Motor Vehicle may have charged you too much use tax on your purchase of a car from a private citizen. When purchasing a car from a private party you are required to register the vehicle with the DMV, and pay the use tax.
3 hrs ago | NBC Los Angeles
A small power boat crashed into the jetty in Marina Del Rey at the Pacific Tuesday morning, Los Angeles County Fire Department spokesman Inspector Scott Miller said.
7 hrs ago | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
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16, 2014. . Scottish independence referendum "Yes" campaigner Roisin McLaren knocks on a door in a residential building as she canvasses voters in Edinburgh, Scotland on Tuesday, Sept.
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Deputy James Sexton, shown in May, was found guilty by a federal jury on conspiracy and obstruction charges related to a federal investigation of corruption in county jails. Los Angeles County Sheriff's Deputy James Sexton, shown in May, was found guilty by a federal jury on conspiracy and obstruction charges related to a federal investigation of corruption in county jails.
A Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy was convicted Tuesday of trying to block a federal investigation of allegations of inmate abuse at county jails. A Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy was convicted Tuesday of trying to block a federal investigation of allegations of inmate abuse at county jails.
The National Weather Service says the region should expect dangerously hot weather, with an excessive heat warning in effect in Los Angeles County valleys until 7 p.m. The heat also has brought the threat of explosive fires in the mountains of Los Angeles, Ventura and Santa Barbara counties. On Tuesday, the temperature in downtown Los Angeles hit 99 degrees by 11 a.m. and about 5,000 customers across the region remained without power.
MONTEREY PARK >> Officials say an Australian mosquito has made what is believed to be its first U.S. appearance in the Los Angeles area. Los Angeles County vector control officials said in a statement Tuesday that the mosquito that goes by the nickname Aussie Mozzie has been found in Monterey Park and nearby Montebello.
A 24-year-old man shot three times in the back in the driveway of a Compton residence is expected to survive his wounds, authorities said today. The man was shot by one of three suspects who confronted him near the intersection of South Willowbrook Avenue and Indigo Street around 10 p.m. Monday, said Los Angeles County sheriff's Lt.
On Sunday, July 27, 2014, we took a leisurely drive up the 101 freeway from swelteringly hot Los Angeles County to what started out to be cooler and overcast Oxnard , CA. Oxnard is approximately 35 miles west of Los Angeles.
Supporters of a Nov. 4 ballot initiative to increase medical malpractice awards blasted a Los Angeles County supervisor Monday for scheduling a board vote to oppose the measure after a group he founded accepted a $75,000 donation from opponents. Los Angeles County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas called for the vote Tuesday, three months after the African American Voter Registration, Education and Participation Project received the contribution from No on Proposition 46. Proponents of the measure cast the supervisor's request as an "unethical, sneak attack on patient safety" that amounts to a conflict of interest.
State Sen. Rod Wright submitted his resignation Monday after he was sentenced last week to three months in jail for lying about where he lived when he ran for office. Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg accepted Wright's one-sentence letter, which stated his resignation is effective Sept.
One man was killed and a second man was left in critical condition when two armed suspects opened fire at a parked car early Monday morning. El Monte police found out about the incident at 12:49 a.m. when the station received a call from the sheriff's Temple station.
The actress, who worked 12-hour shifts at the Los Angeles County Morgue, claims she handled Whitney Houston 's body when the singer passed away of an accidental drowning, according to the U.K.'s " The Telegraph ." "[A] lot of other people were meant to do it, and they were like: 'No, they can't handle it.
As the region's heat wave lingered into a new week, a red flag warning denoting a risk of wildfire was in effect in much of Southern California today, along with an excessive heat warning intended to focus the attention of residents on the need to protect themselves from “dangerously hot weather.” “A strong ridge of high pressure will maintain very hot weather and near-record temperatures through Tuesday over much of the area,” the National Weather Service said in a statement.
Neal Anderberg and a group of kayakers look over the channel leading to Marina Del Rey in Playa Vista, CA on Thursday, September 11, 2014. This is the 10th year in a row that Neal Anderberg will lead a team of kayakers through the Marina del Rey harbor to pluck cigarette butts, plastic bags and other litter next Saturday.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 12:50 pm
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