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Wild weather brings heat, rain to Southern CA

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Portions of Southern California sweltered in triple digit temperatures while inland areas saw thunderstorms that flooded roads and caused mudslides. The California Highway Patrol reported several road closures in Riverside County […]

09/07/2013

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Lamar Odom arrested this morning

STUDIO CITY (CNS) – Former L.A. Clipper and L.A. Laker Lamar Odom was arrested early this morning after his SUV was seen weaving on the eastbound Ventura (101) Freeway and he failed a field sobriety […]

08/30/2013

Flash floods strand cars in Southern CA desert

NEEDLES, Calif. (AP) – Thunderstorms in the Southern California desert dropped several inches of rain Sunday, causing flash floods that stranded vehicles on roadways. The California Highway Patrol shut the Interstate 40 and U.S. 95 […]

08/25/2013

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DUI checkpoints for ‘Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over’ campaign

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Los Angeles police are gearing up for this weekend along with their counterparts around the state and country in an ongoing national “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” safety campaign that […]

08/22/2013

This frame grab taken from video provided by Roxana and Carlos Guzman shows a Limo on fire Saturday, May 4, 2013, on the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Roxana and Carlos Guzman)

CHP reports deadly limo fire due to mechanical problems

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. (AP) — The California Highway Patrol on Monday said a limousine fire that killed five nurses trapped in the back was sparked by a mechanical problem. CHP Captain Mike Maskarich says the […]

08/19/2013

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Update: Firefighters gain upper hand against Calabasas fire

CALABASAS, Calif. (AP) – Firefighters have gained control of a brush fire in a wealthy enclave northwest of Los Angeles that forced closure of several lanes of U.S. 101. County fire officials say the fire, […]

08/18/2013

This image provided by the Oakland Police Department shows an undated booking photo of Randy Alana. (AP Photo/Oakland Police Department)

Authorities look for missing federal investigator

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Authorities in California searched for a missing federal investigator Friday after a parolee was identified as a person of interest in her disappearance. More than 50 local, state and federal investigators […]

08/09/2013

Brett Anderson, the father of missing 16-year-old Hannah Anderson and 8-year-old Ethan Anderson, arrives to a news conference Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

Dad of missing kids asks suspect to turn self in

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The husband of a woman whose body was found in a burned house near the U.S.-Mexico border pleaded Tuesday with his friend who is suspected of killing his wife and abducting […]

08/06/2013

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Carjacking ends in Granada Hills

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – A carjacking suspect led officers on a pursuit today from the Santa Clarita area into Simi Valley and back into Los Angeles County, where the man was arrested after the vehicle […]

07/31/2013

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Report: Limo driver on phone before fatal fire

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. (AP) — The estranged wife of the Northern California limousine driver who was behind the wheel when a fire in the vehicle killed five women celebrating a wedding in May said he […]

07/21/2013

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Brush fire near Grapevine burns 300 acres, closes lane on I-5

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) – Fire officials say a 300-acre fire is burning near Interstate 5 at the Grapevine, threatening to close a heavily-traveled stretch of road between Los Angeles and California’s Central Valley. The Bakersfield […]

07/19/2013

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Maximum enforcement through weekend

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Law enforcement officers will be out in force today and throughout the remainder of the Fourth of July weekend looking for drivers who may be under the influence or violating other […]

07/05/2013

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