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2 hrs ago | WALB-TV Albany

Police still investigating after burglar killed

U.S. District Judge Neil V. Wake was attending a ceremony for a judicial colleague when he received an urgent - and unusual - request: Lawyers for a condemned inmate wanted him to stop an execution that didn't... It's been called a David vs. Goliath story, a "Tale of Two Arthurs" and even the "ultimate Greek tragedy," but the characters in this ... (more)

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6 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

Man pleads not guilty to stabbing, shooting Target maintenance worker

A man pleaded not guilty Thursday to fatally stabbing and shooting a maintenance worker who was pressure washing a Target parking lot in Van Nuys, prosecutors said.

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10 hrs ago | SFGate

Keyshia Cole's husband: 'Divorce papers are fake'

Keyshia Cole's estranged husband has distanced himself from a divorce filing in his name, insisting he has not moved to make the split official.

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14 hrs ago | WPMT-TV York

Calif. man, 80, fatally shot a pregnanta home intruder

LONG BEACH, Calif- Police in California are expected to consider whether to file charges against a 80-year-old man who shot and killed a female burglar who claimed she was pregnant as she fled from his Long Beach home earlier this week.

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18 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

Detectives investigating Lynwood shooting death

The gunfire was reported around 6:45 p.m. in 10900 block of Long Beach Boulevard, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Fresno Bee

Police to pay $1.8M for Dorner manhunt shooting

The Torrance Police Department announced its settlement with David Perdue in a news release that also stated the Los Angeles County district attorney's office cleared all its officers involved in the incident of any criminal wrongdoing.

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Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

USC graduate studenta s death being investigated as homicide, police say

LOS ANGELES >> A USC engineering graduate student was found dead in his apartment Thursday morning and his death is being investigated as a homicide, police said.

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Inside Bay Area

Couple ordered to stand trial for Hercules murder

A husband and wife charged with nine felony counts related to the 2012 stabbing death of a Hercules woman was ordered by a judge Thursday to stand trial on all charges and enhancements.

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Related Topix: Hercules, CA, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Press-Telegram

Man, 80, says he shot pregnant intruder in Los Cerritos neighborhood

LONG BEACH >> Authorities today pondered the future of an 80-year- old man who says he shot to death a woman who was running away after ransacking his home in the Los Cerritos neighborhood even though she told him she was pregnant.

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My FOX LA

Man Stabbed to Death During Assault Near Carson Intersection

A man was killed and two others injured in an assault by six men in Carson, authorities said today.

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Pasadena Star-News

Southern California to sizzle Thursday, officials issue heat warnings

The Southland will sizzle in above-normal temperatures today -- with valley areas in the 100s -- amid warnings to the public to take steps to guard against becoming ill in the heat.

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Related Topix: California, Weather, Newport Beach, CA, Laguna Beach, CA, Long Beach, CA

Chicago Tribune

Man wanted for Cook County murder arrested in Los Angeles County

A 71-year-old man was arrested in Los Angeles County on a murder warrant issued out of Cook County earlier this month.

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Iol.co.za

Bieber citizen's arrest advised by cops

Law enforcement officials were called out to the 'Baby' singer's Beverly Hills home six times over the weekend - four times for excessive noise in the middle of the night - and as well as speaking to the 20-year-old star and his management team about the situation, they have now also spoken to fellow residents.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Calabasas, CA

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

Chino man with a pretty eyesa facing 250 years to life in prison for San Gabriel Valley robbery spree

Jose Lewis Avila, 32, of Chino, was convicted Wednesday, July 23, 2014, of a series of follow-home robberies targeting Asian women in the San Gabriel Valley in March and April of 2011.

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Related Topix: Alhambra, CA, State Prisons, Prison

The Fresno Bee

Brown keeps mostly mum on teacher tenure ruling

In his first public comments on the controversial Vergara v. California ruling that struck down teacher tenure laws in June, Gov. Jerry Brown offered little insight into his thinking on the ruling.

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The Modesto Bee

Murder suspects caught in LA returned to Mexico

The Los Angeles Times reported Tuesday that 33-year-old Jose Adrian Mendoza Del Muro has been charged with first-degree murder and attempted murder in connection with a shooting in the Mexican state of Zacatecas.

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Related Topix: World News, Mexico, South Gate, CA, Modesto, CA

The Modesto Bee

2nd ex-councilman sentenced for Bell corruption

Prosecutors say 64-year-old George Cole was sentenced Wednesday to 180 days of home confinement, ordered to pay more than $77,000 in restitution and perform 1,000 hours of community service.

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Mashable

Mesmerizing Clip Imagines Los Angeles Without Traffic

Los Angeles roadways are some of the country's most congested, but this mesmerizing clip imagines how the city might look without traffic.

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Los Angeles Times

Man charged for allegedly killing accomplice during botched robbery

A man accused of fatally shooting his accomplice while attempting to rob an El Sereno liquor store has been charged with murder.

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Decanter Magazine

California's Malibu Coast winemakers secure AVA status

The Malibu coastline outside Los Angeles has become California's newest American Viticultural Area , which winemakers hope will raise the region's profile.

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Related Topix: Malibu, CA, Wine, Drink

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