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Friday, Mar 15, 2019 at 11:16 PM PDT

West LA Pharmacy Co-Owners Sentenced to 10 Years Each

West LA Pharmacy Co-Owners Sentenced to 10 Years Each

Two Brentwood brothers who pocketed over $3 million by creating a bogus pharmacy to obtain and distribute large quantities of OxyContin and other prescription narcotics to black-market customers were sentenced...

Friday, Mar 15, 2019 at 11:16 PM PDT

Sentencing Set for Model Who Assaulted Crew Member on Flight

Sentencing Set for Model Who Assaulted Crew Member on Flight

A fashion model and beauty pageant finalist who was apparently drunk when she slapped a flight attendant and subjected passengers to obscenities and racial slurs on a January flight from Australia to Los Angeles...

Friday, Mar 15, 2019 at 04:36 PM PDT

ACLU: ICE Uses License Plate Readers to Track Immigrants

ACLU: ICE Uses License Plate Readers to Track Immigrants

San Diego is among the most populated metro areas in the United States where immigration officers can access license plate records obtained by local police departments, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)...

Friday, Mar 15, 2019 at 04:16 PM PDT

Paradise Fire Cleanup to Resume After Weather Improves

Paradise Fire Cleanup to Resume After Weather Improves

State officials say debris removal on Northern California hills scarred by a deadly wildfire will resume next week after being suspended for 10 days because of wet, unstable slopes.

Friday, Mar 15, 2019 at 03:13 PM PDT

Alleged Golden State Killer Busted in 1990s in Unrelated Case

Alleged Golden State Killer Busted in 1990s in Unrelated Case

The man suspected of being a notorious California serial killer who eluded capture for decades had been arrested by Sacramento police in the 1990s, years before he was connected to the killings, a newspaper...

Friday, Mar 15, 2019 at 09:29 PM PDT

Woman's Search For Biological Mother Ends After Learning Vacaville 'Jane Doe' Was Her Mother

Woman's Search For Biological Mother Ends After Learning Vacaville 'Jane Doe' Was Her Mother

A Sonoma County woman’s search for her biological mother has ended after Vacaville police identified their only Jane Doe case. Twenty-eight years after finding the woman’s body in a field where contractors were...

Friday, Mar 15, 2019 at 08:30 AM PDT

Environmental Group Questions Dozers Use to Fight Wildfires

Environmental Group Questions Dozers Use to Fight Wildfires

Bulldozer drivers cut 305 miles of fire lines through scenic forest land last year in a desperate bid to stop a massive wildfire's advance on a Northern California city; an effort an environmentalist group said...

Friday, Mar 15, 2019 at 06:12 AM PDT

State Lawmakers Extend Rent Control To Keep Prices Down

State Lawmakers Extend Rent Control To Keep Prices Down

California lawmakers are trying again to tamp down rising housing costs by expanding rent control and stopping rental price gouging, warning a failure to act this year could result in another costly ballot...

Friday, Mar 15, 2019 at 03:47 AM PDT

Body of Suspected Vaquita Found, Activists Say

Body of Suspected Vaquita Found, Activists Say

The environmentalist group Sea Shepherd said Thursday that it found the body of what appeared to be a vaquita porpoise, one of perhaps only 10 that remain in the world.

Friday, Mar 15, 2019 at 03:47 AM PDT

Where is Noah McIntosh?

Where is Noah McIntosh?

Southern California authorities searching for a missing 8-year-old boy have arrested his father.

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