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Fontana police crime scene investigators arrive at a home on Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013, where a family of four were found shot to death just before 10 p.m. Monday night in Fontana, Calif. (AP Photo/The Press-Enterprise, Kurt Miller)

Murder-suicide possible in 4 deaths at Fontana home

FONTANA, Calif. (AP) — The investigation into the deaths of two children, a woman and a man in a home indicates a possible murder-suicide, a police spokeswoman said Tuesday. The children and the woman had […]


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Downtown LA on pace for driest calendar year

LOS ANGELES (AP) — With little rain in the forecast, downtown Los Angeles is on pace for its driest calendar year on record. The National Weather Service says only 3.49 inches of rain have fallen […]


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Jackson’s doctor ‘elated’ to be free after two years

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A lawyer for former cardiologist Conrad Murray says he’s “elated” to be out of jail. Murray, who was convicted of causing Michael Jackson’s death by providing him with an overdose of a […]


Eli and Edyth Broad (Photo credit: The Broad Foundations)

Billionaire Broad says his LA museum will be free

LOS ANGELES (AP) — For years Eli Broad has said he wants to make his vast, collection of contemporary art accessible to the largest number of people possible. What better way to do that, the […]


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Explosion, fire destroys Southern California home

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — A fiery explosion leveled one Southern California home, damaged two others and shook the neighborhood before dawn Friday, jolting residents awake but causing no apparent injuries. Authorities were called to the […]


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LA’s Angels Flight funicular derails

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Angels Flight, the tiny funicular railway that goes up and down a hill in Los Angeles, has derailed. Fire Department spokeswoman Katherine Main says one of the two rail cars came […]


An image released by Tesla Motors, is a sketch of the Hyperloop capsule with passengers onboard. (AP Photo/Tesla Motors)

‘Hyperloop’ would link LA-SF in 30 mins, if built

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Imagine stepping into a car-sized capsule in downtown Los Angeles and, 30 minutes later, emerging in San Francisco On Monday, billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk unveiled a transportation concept that he said […]


Small fire burns in rough terrain near Wrightwood

WRIGHTWOOD, Calif. (AP) — U.S. Forest Service officials say a wildfire near Wrightwood in the San Gabriel Mountains is holding at 2.5 acres under an air response. Firefighters responded to the fire at around 1 […]


Fundraising obstacle race hits downtown L.A.

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The second annual Concrete Hero, a five-mile race over 10 obstacles poking fun at life in Los Angeles, will be held Sunday in the downtown area to benefit AIDS Project Los […]


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Bus, truck collide in downtown LA

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A bus and a flatbed tow truck have collided in downtown Los Angeles, sending the truck into a convenience store. Fire Department spokeswoman Katherine Main says the collision before dawn Wednesday […]


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Blake Griffin time lapse mural in downtown L.A.

Over the course of a few days in January 2013, a vibrant, jaw-dropping wallscape of All-Star Blake Griffin emerged in downtown L.A. at the corner of Olympic Blvd. and Figueroa St., just a short distance […]



Runners in nighttime marathon hit the streets of downtown L.A.

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Unusual night distance races will wind through downtown Los Angeles Saturday night. The first “New Year’s Race – Los Angeles At Night” features a half- marathon, a 5K race and a kids’ fun run.