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Santa Monica student pleads not guilty in teacher fight (Video)

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) – A Santa Monica High School student has pleaded not guilty to charges resulting from a classroom fight with a teacher that was captured on a cellphone video that quickly went […]

04/09/2014

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Police nab pig who went on the lam in Santa Monica

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — The cops caught the pig, but she’s already out of the pokey. A swine named Sophie decided to go free range on the streets of Santa Monica this week, and […]

03/28/2014

This image released by Sony Pictures Classics shows Cate Blanchett in a scene from the film, "Blue Jasmine." (AP Photo/Sony Pictures Classics, file)

Spirit Awards to give dressed-down Oscar preview

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — The Oscars will get a dressed-down, beach-side rehearsal at Saturday’s 29th annual Spirit Awards. As the final award show before Sunday’s Oscars, the Spirit Awards are a looser affair held in a […]

03/01/2014

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UC health care strike today

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Thousands of University of California health care workers alleging unfair labor practices  will take part in a one-day strike today at hospitals in Westwood, Santa Monica, Irvine and across the state — a job action […]

11/20/2013

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A circus, music and scary things for the weekend

If you haven’t heard of them you may want to check out Edward Sharpe and The Magnetic Zeroes who will perform under a Big Top featuring a circus, in-the-round performances, beer gardens and a farmers […]

10/18/2013

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Developer Week brings tech giants to LA

Developer Week LA 2013 comes to L.A. this weekend. The three-day event will take place at the Cross Campus in Santa Monica and feature some giants in the tech industry along with over 400 digital […]

10/15/2013

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Santa Monica to charge fitness trainers using park

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) – Santa Monica has tentatively decided to start charging people who use its parks to run commercial fitness classes after complaints from residents that the exercise programs are crowding picnickers and […]

10/10/2013

Investigators stand near a hanger at the site of a plane crash in Santa Monica, Calif. Monday, Sept. 30, 2013.  (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

Coroner: 4 bodies inside jet that crashed near LA

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Four bodies were found inside the burned wreckage of a private jet that crashed into a hangar after landing, a coroner’s official said Tuesday. A crew removed the remains from the […]

10/01/2013

Investigators stand near a hanger at the site of a plane crash in Santa Monica, Calif. Monday, Sept. 30, 2013. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

4 bodies inside jet that crashed in Santa Monica

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — A Los Angeles County Coroner’s official says four bodies have been found inside the wreckage of a private jet that crashed into a hangar and burst into flames while landing […]

10/01/2013

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CA high court: LA can extend Expo Line 8 miles

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The California Supreme Court has ruled that Los Angeles transportation officials can extend the city’s light-rail Expo Line eight miles west from Culver City. The divided court on Monday tossed out […]

08/05/2013

UPDATE: 1 dead, 1 detained as car rams Venice Beach crowd

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles police say one of the 12 people injured by a driver plowing through the crowded Venice Beach boardwalk has died, and one person is in custody for questioning. Police […]

08/03/2013

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Santa Monica gunman’s weapon assembled from parts

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The assault-style rifle used by a Santa Monica gunman to kill five people last week appears to have been put together using component parts, according to two officials briefed on the […]

06/13/2013

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