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Saturday, Oct 19, 2019 at 12:02 PM PDT

Family Hesitant to Decorate for Holidays After Thief Steals 'It' Clown

Family Hesitant to Decorate for Holidays After Thief Steals 'It' Clown

A Spring Valley family is reconsidering how they’ll decorate their yard for the holiday season after a thief ran off with the “It” clown they had staged in their front yard for Halloween.

Saturday, Oct 19, 2019 at 11:40 AM PDT

70,000 California Wildfire Victims May Miss Out on Payments

70,000 California Wildfire Victims May Miss Out on Payments

As many as 100,000 Californians are eligible to receive payments for the damages they suffered from a series of devastating wildfires over the last several years. But tens of thousands of them have not sought...

Saturday, Oct 19, 2019 at 11:24 AM PDT

Man Crushed, Killed by Tow Truck

Man Crushed, Killed by Tow Truck

A man was killed on Friday in a freak accident while working on his tow truck in Otay Mesa. The victim, who friends identified as Mario Lopez, was apparently working on his tow truck when the truck pinned...

Saturday, Oct 19, 2019 at 01:57 PM PDT

Officials Plan Upgrades at Joshua Tree to Ease Park Crowds

Officials Plan Upgrades at Joshua Tree to Ease Park Crowds

The Park Service has plans to demolish a fee booth and construct a new one with additional entry and exit lanes and automated fee pay stations.

Saturday, Oct 19, 2019 at 02:27 PM PDT

Thief Falls, Breaks Coffee Table Trying to Flee Salon Burglary

Thief Falls, Breaks Coffee Table Trying to Flee Salon Burglary

A Normal Heights salon is determined to keep their business operating as usual after being burglarized for a second time.

Saturday, Oct 19, 2019 at 03:21 AM PDT

Nobody Wants This Violent Convicted Sex Predator to Live in Their Town

Nobody Wants This Violent Convicted Sex Predator to Live in Their Town

A violent sex predator convicted of rape who, when paroled, sneaked into a child's room and sexually assaulted her, was ordered to be released to live in a Southern California town, but local officials are...

Friday, Oct 18, 2019 at 09:14 PM PDT

Taxi Drivers Say New LAX Lot Will Mean the End of Their Business

Taxi Drivers Say New LAX Lot Will Mean the End of Their Business

A group of taxi drivers rallied outside City Hall Friday, asking city leaders to step in and halt an imminent plan to halt curbside pickups at Los Angeles International Airport terminals.

Saturday, Oct 19, 2019 at 02:28 PM PDT

Smart Streetlight Contract Gives Third Party Right to Sell Data: Attorney

Smart Streetlight Contract Gives Third Party Right to Sell Data: Attorney

The city of San Diego’s initiative to install cameras on approximately 3,000 streetlights citywide was presented to city council as a way to save money on lighting costs, while also gathering data on traffic...

Saturday, Oct 19, 2019 at 03:18 AM PDT

Former CSUN Soccer Player Sentenced to Eight Years in Rape Case

Former CSUN Soccer Player Sentenced to Eight Years in Rape Case

A former Cal State Northridge soccer player who was convicted of raping a woman on the campus in January 2018 was sentenced Friday to eight years in state prison.

Friday, Oct 18, 2019 at 11:23 PM PDT

California Unemployment Rate Falls to Record Low of 4%

California Unemployment Rate Falls to Record Low of 4%

Officials say California's unemployment rate fell to a new record low of 4% in September.

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