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Los Angeles Raises Its Minimum Wage to $15 an Hour

Los Angeles Raises Its Minimum Wage to $15 an Hour

The Los Angeles City Council has voted 14-1 on Tuesday to increase the city’s minimum wage from $9 to $15 an hour by... Watch »

May 20, 2015
Valencia Mother Joins Right-to-Die Fight

Valencia Mother Joins Right-to-Die Fight

A Valencia woman diagnosed with terminal cancer is fighting to decide how to end her life, and is now a plaintiff in... Watch »

May 19, 2015
Ban on Gay Conversion Therapy Introduced in Congress

Ban on Gay Conversion Therapy Introduced in Congress

The first national bill to stop what is known as “conversion therapy” was introduced in Congress on Tuesday by... Read »

May 19, 2015

"Get on the Surge Bus": Video Appears to Teach Uber Drivers How to...

Uber users are worried about drivers manipulating prices after an online video emerged that claims to teach a method... Watch »

May 19, 2015
Woman Offers $1,000 Reward for Return of Stolen Bird

Woman Offers $1,000 Reward for Return of Stolen Bird

A heartbroken East LA woman is offering a $1,000 reward for the safe return of her beloved bird that was stolen by a... Watch »

May 19, 2015
Plane Makes Emergency Landing at LAX

Plane Makes Emergency Landing at LAX

A Hawaiian airlines flight to Honolulu returned to LAX to make an
emergency landing. Watch »

May 18, 2015
Wingsuit Fliers in Yosemite Knew They Were Cheating Death

Wingsuit Fliers in Yosemite Knew They Were Cheating Death

Two wingsuit fliers who leaped to their deaths from a cliff in Yosemite National Park were trying to zoom through a... Read »

May 18, 2015
89% of Californians Think Water Shortage is Serious: Field Poll

89% of Californians Think Water Shortage is Serious: Field Poll

The drought definitely has our attention. A new NBC Bay Area Field Poll shows 89 percent of Californians say the... Watch »

May 19, 2015
Pacifica Will Bury 2 Dead Whales That Washed Up On Beach

Pacifica Will Bury 2 Dead Whales That Washed Up On Beach

The City of Pacifica announced Monday it will be working with the San Francisco Parks and Recreation Department... Read »

May 18, 2015
Bill Would Require Hearings On Police Military Gear

Bill Would Require Hearings On Police Military Gear

California police departments would be required to hold public hearings before accepting military equipment such as... Read »

May 18, 2015
Rep. Sanchez Apologizes for Native American Caricature

Rep. Sanchez Apologizes for Native American Caricature

U.S. Senate candidate Loretta Sanchez has apologized after a videotape surfaced showing her making a whooping cry in... Watch »

May 18, 2015
YouTube Can Show Anti-Muslim Film

YouTube Can Show Anti-Muslim Film "Innocence Of Muslims": Court

In a victory for free speech advocates, a federal appeals court says YouTube should not have been forced to take... Read »

May 18, 2015
Don Draper’s Yoga Retreat Is NorCal Landmark

Don Draper’s Yoga Retreat Is NorCal Landmark

Sunday night’s series finale of Mad Men featured several scenes of Don Draper (Jon Hamm) “Om”-ing away at a coastal... Read »

May 18, 2015
Burning Body Found on South LA Sidewalk

Burning Body Found on South LA Sidewalk

Residents in a South Los Angeles neighborhood made a grim discovery Monday morning as they were using buckets to put... Watch »

May 18, 2015
Jackknifed Big Rig Spills Glass in Freeway Crash

Jackknifed Big Rig Spills Glass in Freeway Crash

An overturned big rig sent shattered glass across a major freeway interchange near downtown Los Angeles Monday... Watch »

May 18, 2015
Marine Killed in Helicopter Crash Was From Riverside County

Marine Killed in Helicopter Crash Was From Riverside County

The Marine was based at Camp Pendleton and received numerous medals for his service. Read »

May 17, 2015
Extreme Athlete Dies BASE Jumping in Yosemite Park

Extreme Athlete Dies BASE Jumping in Yosemite Park

Extreme athlete Dean Potter, renowned for his daring and sometimes rogue climbs and BASE jumps, was one of two men... Read »

May 18, 2015
San Diego Police Officer Wounded in Shooting

San Diego Police Officer Wounded in Shooting

A female San Diego police officer was shot in the torso following a high-speed pursuit. Watch »

May 18, 2015
Will Rep. Sanchez Shake Up the Senate Race?

Will Rep. Sanchez Shake Up the Senate Race?

Since Sen. Barbara Boxer’s retirement announcement last January, California attorney general Kamala Harris has stood... Watch »

May 17, 2015
Bay to Breakers Takes Over SF

Bay to Breakers Takes Over SF

The 2015 Zappos Bay to Breakers got rolling with a cloudy yet festive start early Sunday morning, with participants... Read »

May 18, 2015

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