Halloween

Mail carrier walked by dead man near front door

The U.S. Postal Service is defending a mail carrier who walked past a Denver man who collapsed and died near his front door.

11/09/2012

USC beefs up security in wake of campus shooting

LOS ANGELES (AP) – The University of Southern California has beefed up security measures following a campus shooting last week that wounded four people. The Los Angeles Times says USC announced Tuesday that only students, […]

11/06/2012

85 sex-offender arrests during 'Operation Boo'

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California parole agents have arrested 85 sex-offender parolees during an annual statewide Halloween sweep known as “Operation Boo.” The agents checked on 1,700 parolees to make sure they were not contacting […]

11/01/2012

Two arrested after 4 wounded at USC campus shooting in Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Two men have been arrested for the Halloween shootings of four people on the University of Southern California campus. USC police Capt. David Carlisle says two men outside the Ronald Tudor […]

11/01/2012

No trick-or-treating at White House

WASHINGTON (AP) – There’s no trick-or-treating at the White House this Halloween. The President and first lady normally hand out goodies to area students and military children in the White House driveway. But the tradition […]

10/31/2012

Fright Night Awards debut to raise blood cancer awareness

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Michael Myers of the “Halloween” film series was dubbed the scariest movie villain of all time, while Drew Barrymore earned the honor of best scream in a horror movie — from […]

10/31/2012

Santa Monica Blvd. closed for party

Santa Monica Boulevard is now closed through West Hollywood, and it’ll stay closed until the scores of ghouls and goblins expected to swam the town tonight go home. West Hollywood’s annual Halloween Carnaval, with three […]

10/31/2012

Officials urge Halloween safety

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Parents and motorists are being warned to keep their eyes wide open tonight, when sidewalks will be bustling with little Halloween ghosts and goblins out trick-or-treating. The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s […]

10/31/2012

Halloween sex offender law provision blocked

LOS ANGELES (AP) – A federal judge has temporarily blocked a key provision of a Southern California city’s new Halloween sex offender law. The Los Angeles judge says Simi Valley cannot require its convicted child […]

10/30/2012

A haunted house for adults (audio)

The haunted house plumbs new psychological depths of sensory deprivation. The Blackout Haunted House in downtown L.A. is so petrifying that even the pre-show liability waivers come with a cold flash of terror. The event’s […]

10/30/2012

Experience LA with Maggie McKay

By Maggie McKay, KFWB afternoon anchor Every year since he was little, I take my son to a very special family owned pumpkin patch in Ventura called McGrath’s. They have loads of pumpkins, big and […]

10/26/2012

How to pick a theme park for Halloween (audio)

Brady McDonal, theme park blogger for the LA Times travel section, tells KFWB’s Maggie McKay and Paul Lowe how to chose which theme park to visit for Halloween:

10/26/2012

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