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Attempted Murder Suspect In Custody Following SWAT Standoff

An attempted murder suspect who was barricaded for several hours inside his residence in Bell Gardens was taken into custody by a SWAT team, authorities said. Officers... Read more »

Sheriffs’ Seize Over 1,000 Lbs. of Illegal Fireworks Near East L.A. Homes

Deputies with the East Los Angeles Station seized between 1,000 to 1,500 pounds of illegal fireworks and 49 explosive-type fireworks, also described as “M-80’s”... Read more »

Montebello Firefighter Awarded Nearly $1M in Lawsuit

A jury awarded nearly $1 million Wednesday to a black Montebello firefighter, finding that he was the victim of racial harassment and retaliation for filing a lawsuit... Read more »

Summer Night Lights: Alternative to Trouble

When the temperature rises and school is out, young people in neighborhoods with few resources and activities to keep them busy are at a higher risk of getting into... Read more »

Gov. Brown Signs Law Mandating Vaccinations

Almost all school children in the Southland and across California will be required to be vaccinated against diseases such as measles and whooping cough under legislation... Read more »

County Unit to Review ‘Innocence’ Claims

Backed by roughly $1 million in county funding, District Attorney Jackie Lacey announced Monday the creation of a unit that will review wrongful conviction claims. Lacey... Read more »

Millions Expected to Hit the Road Over Holiday

More than 2.98 million Southern California residents are expected to travel over the Fourth of July weekend, up slightly from last year and the most in eight years,... Read more »

U.S. Flags Retired In Vernon Ceremony

There were hundreds of them: U.S. flags battered by years of exposure to sun and pollution, a far cry from the vibrant red, white and blue of their “Old Glory”... Read more »

Extreme Drought Adds Danger to Fourth of July

For more than two hundred years, Americans have been celebrating the 4th of July with parades, picnics and the exploding of bright and colorful fireworks in the... Read more »

Man Charged in Highland Park Hit and Run

A 21-year-old Los Angeles man was charged Tuesday with gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated and hit-and-run driving for a crash that killed a bicyclist... Read more »

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