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Vandalism suspect arrested

A man believed high on methamphetamine was arrested after smashing the..

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South LA woman indicted on sex trafficking charges

he U.S. Attorney’s office announced this week the indictment of a South Los..

Watts man sentenced on gun charges

Guilty of making illegal assault rifles

A Watts man was sentenced this week to nearly four years in federal prison..

Probation for Dennis Rodman

Pleads guilty to drunk driving

Basketball Hall of Famer Dennis Rodman pleaded guilty this week to driving drunk..

‘Everyone In Day’ may shift attitudes about homelessness

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors have proclaimed today as “Everyone..

Reward in cashier murder

A $30,000 reward will be offered for information leading to the killers of a Marine..

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Officials, activists blast Sessions over lawsuit against California

Local immigration activists and elected officials this week condemned the U.S...

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Chargers player donates to Parkland

Los Angeles Chargers defensive tackle Corey Liuget will present a $10,000..

Suge Knight lawyers indicted

Attempting to bribe witnesses

Two lawyers who once represented Marion “Suge” Knight in his murder case have

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Proposed Windsor Hills development takes another step toward completion

Will add 88 condos to area

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors this week approved a conditional use

New honor for Lionel Richie

Lionel Richie literally cemented his legacy in Hollywood yesterday when he sank his..

Post reward in Carson shooting

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors has approved a $10,000 reward for ..

Sheriff’s recruit in theft arrest

A Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department recruit—a couple of months into..

Deputy allegedly forces woman into sex at Palmdale residence

The L.A. County District Attorney’s Office is considering whether to file charges..

Arrest in domestic murder

A man was taken into custody this week and charged with one count each of..

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Felony counts in road rage

A 45-year-old motorcyclist from Arleta is expected to face several felony counts for..

Brothers awarded millions after Route 14 accident

A jury awarded $53.7 million to two Southland brothers who were severely injured..

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Anti-Semitism on rise in LA County

From graffiti in Van Nuys claiming “Hitler did nothing wrong’’ to swastikas at a ..

Teen arrested for school threats

An 18-year-old student suspected of making a threat against Quartz Hill High..

Long Beach man charged with attack on Compton woman

A security guard already facing kidnapping and other charges stemming from an..

‘Harbor Gateway’ developer faces charges

Accused of improper campaign contributions

A real estate developer—whose $72 million apartment complex in the Harbor..

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Garcetti favors homeless bill

Mayor Eric Garcetti has voiced his support for an Assembly bill that aims to spend..

Former Compton political aide trial

Three years after allegedly taking a $5,000 bribe from the owners of a Compton..

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New technology could locate missing persons with dementia

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors have approved the use of new..

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New ordinances may provide for more affordable housing

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors – struggling to keep pace with a..

Death sentence in Lancaster murder

A gang member has been sentenced to death for the murders of five people at a ..

Carjack ends in fatality

A woman who was killed in Palmdale when an SUV was hit by a carjacked vehicle..

Celebrities support anti-gun marches

Some of Hollywood's biggest names opened their wallets this week in support of..

One dead in Lancaster robbery

A 61-year-old man was shot dead today in Lancaster during a robbery and two..

LAPD officers found not guilty in beating of disabled woman

A jury has exonerated three Los Angeles police officers and the city in a lawsuit..

New ordinances may provide for more affordable housing

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors – struggling to keep pace with a..

Guilty plea in hate crime

A Latino gang member from Highland Park, who spent more than 15 years on the..

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Democrat candidates line up to face Knight for Palmdale seat

The filing period has began for the June 5 primary election, with Rep. Steve Knight..

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Board says no to offshore drilling

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors has approved a resolution supporting..

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Price increase at Disneyland

Higher prices are in effect at the Disneyland. The highest prices will be paid by..

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County probation camps may face closure in coming years

Los Angeles County should begin gradually closing juvenile camps and focus on..

Palmdale mother pleads guilty in son’s murder

The mother of an 8-year-old Palmdale boy who was routinely beaten, starved..

South LA rapist faces life sentence

A Long Beach man is facing up to life in prison without the possibility of parole..

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Clean water, wrongful convictions comprise bulk of county settlements

Los Angeles County spent more than $145 million fighting and paying for lawsuits..

Man dies after fight with deputies

Authorities this week identified a man who died while fighting with sheriff’s..

Body found may be connected to Palmdale triple-murder case

Sheriff’s were investigating the discovery of a dead man inside a truck who may..

Woman charged with murder in freeway head-on crash

A Santa Clarita woman has been charged with murder and other counts for..

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Paul Simon announces farewell tour

Paul Simon will perform two concerts at the Hollywood Bowl in May as part of his..

New legislation may reduce youth suicide

A Southland lawmaker this week unveiled state legislation that would require all..

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Price, Harris-Dawson endorse Villaraigosa in gubernatorial bid

Los Angeles City Council members Curren Price and Marqueece Harris-Dawson..

Answers sought in deputy shooting

A 16-year-old boy was shot to death in one of two deputy-involved shootings in the Southland..

Sentence in child molest case

A Lancaster man was sentenced to 23 years to life in state prison for sexually..

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Federal prosecutors urge panel to uphold conviction of Lee Baca

Federal prosecutors this week urged an appeals panel to affirm former Los Angeles..

Homeless who reject help could be detained by law enforcement

The Board of Supervisors this week voted to sponsor state legislation that would..

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Judge rejects claim against Simpson

The latest bid by the family of Ron Goldman – who was killed alongside Nicole..