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Journalist Dori Maynard, Newsroom Diversity Champion, Remembered
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Journalist Dori Maynard, Newsroom Diversity Champion, Remembered

Dori Maynard —president of the Robert C. Maynard Institute of Journalism Education named for her father, the legendary African American reporter, editor and publisher— was passionate about the fight for diversity and inclusion in media. Read »

Mar 2, 2015
LAPD Chief on Skid Row Shooting: Man

LAPD Chief on Skid Row Shooting: Man "Forcibly Grabbed" for Cop's Gun

A man shot dead by Los Angeles police had "forcibly" tried to grab for one officer's holstered weapon during the... Watch »

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Calif. Drought Linked to Human-Caused Warming: Study

Calif. Drought Linked to Human-Caused Warming: Study

A new study published Monday suggests human-caused climate warming is driving the drought that has crippled much of... Read »

Mar 2, 2015
Hail Blankets Huntington Beach

Hail Blankets Huntington Beach

The white stuff blanketing Southern California’s Huntington Beach on Monday was not powdery sand. It was hail. Read »

Mar 2, 2015
SoCal Teens Find Teacher Hanging in Classroom

SoCal Teens Find Teacher Hanging in Classroom

Crisis counselors were called to an Orange County high school Monday morning after a group of students found a teac... Watch »

Mar 2, 2015
Court Strikes Down Blanket Ban on Where Sex Offenders Can Reside

Court Strikes Down Blanket Ban on Where Sex Offenders Can Reside

The California Supreme Court has ruled that state corrections officials can't prohibit all registered sex offenders... Read »

Mar 2, 2015

"Suge" Knight Says He's Suffering From Blindness

Former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight told a judge that he is suffering from blindness and other health complicatio... Read »

Mar 2, 2015
Silicon Valley Shuttle Drivers Vote to Unionize

Silicon Valley Shuttle Drivers Vote to Unionize

Shuttle drivers who ferry tech workers between Silicon Valley and San Francisco have voted for union representation... Read »

Mar 2, 2015
Pursuit Driver Arrested After Garage Standoff

Pursuit Driver Arrested After Garage Standoff

A driver who was holed up in a garage Monday morning after a San Gabriel Valley chase in which a police cruiser... Read »

Mar 2, 2015
Dramatic Video Shows Police Shooting, One Dead

Dramatic Video Shows Police Shooting, One Dead

Los Angeles police officers shot and killed a man on Skid Row on Sunday while he allegedly struggled with them for... Watch »

Mar 2, 2015
Amtrak Train Collides With Vehicle in Southern California

Amtrak Train Collides With Vehicle in Southern California

An Amtrak train carrying 78 passengers crashed with a vehicle in Camarillo, California, on Sunday, but no major... Read »

Mar 1, 2015
Fire Breaks Out at Disneyland; Fireworks May Be Cause

Fire Breaks Out at Disneyland; Fireworks May Be Cause

A fire broke out at Disneyland in Anaheim on Saturday night, but was quickly extinguished, a spokeswoman for the... Watch »

Mar 1, 2015
Improved Forecast For Salmon Season in California

Improved Forecast For Salmon Season in California

State wildlife officials say Northern California fishermen could be treated to an abundant salmon season this fall... Read »

Feb 27, 2015
Student Arrested After Beating Freshman: Police

Student Arrested After Beating Freshman: Police

School police have arrested a student after he was caught on cellphone video beating up a freshman at a San Diego... Read »

Feb 27, 2015
SoCal Drivers Stunned by Gas Price Spike

SoCal Drivers Stunned by Gas Price Spike

The price of gasoline in Los Angeles County soared by the largest amount in a day in more than two years Friday. Watch »

Feb 27, 2015
No Obvious Trauma in Death of Lost Yolo County Baby: Coroner

No Obvious Trauma in Death of Lost Yolo County Baby: Coroner

An autopsy found no obvious trauma in the death of a 20-day-old boy whose body was found in a swampy region near the... Read »

Feb 27, 2015
Road Rage Karma? Man Faces Prison After His Own Video Helps Convict Him of Assault

Road Rage Karma? Man Faces Prison After His Own Video Helps Convict Him...

A San Diego man was convicted Wednesday of a violent road rage attack in part because of video he recorded on his... Watch »

Feb 26, 2015
Neglected Dog Chewed Off Paw to Free Himself: Prosecutors

Neglected Dog Chewed Off Paw to Free Himself: Prosecutors

A flea-ridden, year-old dog was allegedly so neglected in an Orange County backyard that he had to chew off part of... Watch »

Feb 26, 2015
Most Californians Agree, Water Shortage Is Serious

Most Californians Agree, Water Shortage Is Serious

California voters overwhelmingly see the state's ongoing water shortage as a serious problem, according to a Field... Read »

Feb 26, 2015

"Most Hated Man" Pleads Guilty in Revenge Porn Case

The operator of a defunct "revenge porn" website that featured stolen nude photos pleaded guilty Wednesday to feder... Read »

Feb 26, 2015

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