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  1. Pasadena embezzlement case leads to $5.9M insurance claimRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | LA Daily News

    PASADENA>> The city has filed an insurance claim to recoup $5.9 million that was allegedly embezzled from a City Hall fund aimed at beautifying city streets, documents show. The city filed a claim with its insurance provider AIG to recover $5,959,710.98 of the money allegedly embezzled by former Department of Public Works management analyst Danny Ray Wooten from an account used to fund projects to underground utilities, according to documents obtained by this news organization.

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  2. 4.2 Castaic earthquake, 20-plus aftershocks normal seismic activityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | LA Daily News

    A 4.2-magnitude earthquake that struck about eight miles north of Castaic on Saturday night and more than 20 subsequent aftershocks have not resulted in any reported damage or injuries in Los Angeles or Ventura counties, authorities said Sunday morning. Shaking was widely felt in the San Fernando Valley and as far south as Long Beach during the earthquake at 7:18 p.m. Saturday, according to U.S. Geological Survey officials.

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  3. Magnitude-4.25 earthquake strikes north of CastaicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | LA Daily News

    CASTAIC >> An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.25 struck Saturday at 7:18 p.m. eight miles north of Castaic, according to preliminary information from the U.S. Geological Survey. The quake was felt in Ventura and Los Angeles counties but fire officials said there were no immediate reports of damage.

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  4. Womana s body discovered in burnt Castaic mobile homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | LA Daily News

    They were dispatched to the fire in the 31000 block of Heavenly Way at 3:11 a.m., but did not report an approximate knockdown time, said Los Angeles County Fire dispatcher Robert Diaz.

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  5. Police: Man deliberately hit truck in triple fatal on 5 FreewayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | LA Daily News

    CASTAIC, Calif. >> A man who was in a custody battle with his ex-wife deliberately crashed his car into a tractor-trailer on the 5 Freeway, killing himself and his two children, authorities said Tuesday.

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  6. Lancaster man in custody battle kills himself, 2 children by slamming car into big-rigRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | LA Daily News

    A Lancaster man involved in a custody battle with his ex- wife intentionally slammed his sedan into a big rig parked alongside the Golden State Freeway in Castaic, killing himself and his two young children, sheriff's officials said today. Alan Edwards, 46, and his children - Erick Edwards, 9, and Alona Edwards, 5 - died in the wreck, which occurred around 1 a.m. Monday on the southbound 5 Freeway near Templin Highway, according to the coroner's office and Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.

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  7. Long Beach man thrown from motorcycle, dies on I-5 in CastaicRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | LA Daily News

    CASTAIC >> A Long Beach man was killed today when his motorcycle crashed on the northbound Golden State Freeway in Castaic. The 62-year-old man died at a hospital of injuries he suffered in the crash, which occurred about 2:20 a.m. north of Lake Hughes Road, said California Highway Patrol Officer M. Hernandez.

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  8. 3 killed in crash involving big rig near CastaicRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | LA Daily News

    Three people were killed this morning in a collision between a big rig and a sedan on the Golden State Freeway south of the Upper Crossover near Castaic Lake, a California Highway Patrol officer said. The accident was reported on the southbound Golden State Freeway south of the Upper Crossover around 1 a.m., said CHP Officer Francisco Villalobos.

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  9. Obamaa s impending visit brings out protestersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | LA Daily News

    SAN DIMAS >> A group of protesters gathered outside Bonelli Park in San Dimas Friday morning in advance of President Barack Obama's visit there later today.

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  10. Daughter faces murder charge in Castaic stabbing death of 87-year-old fatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | LA Daily News

    A woman accused of stabbing her 87-year-old father to death in the Castaic home they shared was charged Tuesday with murder. Denise Ann Gillis, 48, was arraigned in a San Fernando courtroom in connection with the killing of her father, James Gillis.

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  11. Victim in Castaic fatal stabbing IDa dRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | LA Daily News

    An 87-year-old Castaic man who was fatally stabbed, allegedly by his daughter, was identified Monday by the coroner's office. Deputies were sent on a welfare check to a house in the 31900 block of Emerald Lane shortly after 10 a.m. Friday and found James Gillis unconscious with stab wounds to his upper torso, according to Los Angeles County Sheriff's Deputy Trina Schrader and Lt.

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  12. Identity of Castaic man who was fatally stabbed releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | LA Daily News

    CASTAIC >> An 87-year-old Castaic man who was fatally stabbed, allegedly by his daughter, was identified Sunday by the coroner's office. Deputies were sent to a house in the 31900 block of Emerald Lane for a welfare check shortly after 10 a.m. Friday, and found James Gillis unconscious with stab wounds to his upper torso, according to Los Angeles County sheriff's Deputy Trina Schrader and Lt.

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  13. a Person of interesta detained in Castaic fatal stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | LA Daily News

    A man was fatally stabbed in Castaic, and a “person of interest” - possibly a family member of the victim - was being questioned on Friday. Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department officials would only confirm that homicide detectives were sent to the 31900 block of Emerald Lane shortly after 10 a.m. and pronounced the man dead at the scene.

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  14. 2 suspected in 8 burglaries in Santa Clarita, Orange County arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | LA Daily News

    A pair of burglars responsible for break-ins in Santa Clarita and Orange County are in custody today, authorities said. Domanique Thomas, 25, and Desean Ward, 22, both of Los Angeles, broke into eight residences on two separate days late last month, said Los Angeles County sheriff's Deputy Ryan Rouzan.

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  15. Collision on 5 Freeway north of Castaic kills 1, sends 2 to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2014 | LA Daily News

    CASTAIC >> A woman was killed Sunday in a crash on the northbound Golden State Freeway north of Castaic that sent two other people to a hospital, authorities said.

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  16. Bakersfield woman killed in 5 Freeway accident north of CastaicRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2014 | LA Daily News

    CASTAIC >> A Bakersfield woman was killed today when she was struck by a compact SUV while standing behind a pickup truck and trailer on the shoulder of the northbound Golden State Freeway north of Castaic, setting off a chain of events that sent two other people to a hospital, authorities said.

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