Long Beach

Manslaughter charge in deadly wrong-way crash

LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) – Prosecutors say the wrong-way driver in a deadly Long Beach freeway crash has been charged with gross vehicular manslaughter, drunken driving and hit-and-run. The Long Beach Press-Telegram says 33-year-old Derrick […]


Clinton rallies for local candidates

Former President Bill Clinton will be in the Southland today to rally support for five democratic congressional candidates. During the event at UC Irvine, Clinton will endorse Ventura Assemblywoman Julia Brownley, Long Beach state senator […]


2 Freeways that link OC-Long Beach to close Sunday night

SEAL BEACH (CNS) – Two freeways heading from Orange County towards Long Beach will be closed Sunday night and Monday morning for construction, Orange County Transportation Agency officials said. Both the northbound San Diego (405) […]


EPA helps Port of Long Beach reduce air pollution

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has announced a $1.34 million grant to help the Port of Long Beach use cleaner cargo-handling equipment at its container terminals. The port will use the […]


So Cal Temps Start Cooling Off

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Southern California got a much needed dose of cooler temperatures on Sunday after two days of sweltering heat that broke decades-old records. The mercury started falling back to more seasonal temperatures […]


Long Beach embezzler gets three years

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – A woman who stole hundreds of thousands of dollars from Long Beach’s animal welfare agency was sentenced today to three years in prison for embezzling. Jongluck Mutrais, 59, of Orange, was […]


Traffic Alert: Spring St. in Long Beach closed today

LONG BEACH (CNS) – A section of Spring Street that passes beneath the Long Beach Airport was closed today so crews could repair damage caused by a traffic accident. Airport operations will not be affected […]


22 to 405 freeway connector closed for 2 weeks

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — A big freeway closure is expected to cause some frustration in the Long Beach area. For the next two weeks, motorists will be barred from using Route 22 east to drive […]


Baby seal revealed at Long Beach aquarium

LONG BEACH (CNS) – The first seal ever born at the Aquarium of the Pacific went on public display today, joining other animals in the aquarium’s Seal & Sea Lion Habitat. The female harbor seal, […]


Long Beach standoff ends

(CNS) – An hours-long police standoff has come to an end in Long Beach. SWAT officers fired tear gas into the home of a man suspected of shooting a city code-enforcement officer earlier this morning […]


Long Beach substitute teacher being investigated

(CNS) – A sixth-grade substitute teacher at a preparatory school in Long Beach has been removed from the classroom while an investigation is conducted into “alleged misconduct,” authorities said today amid reports from students that […]


No charges in death of Calif. girl, 10, after fight

(AP) – Police in Long Beach, Calif., say prosecutors have declined to file charges in the death of a 10-year-old girl after a fight with a schoolmate earlier this year. The Police Department said in […]





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