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Cal State Long Beach investigates exam question about gangs student says was racist
Among the expected questions on a health science education final exam about bacterial and sexually transmitted diseases was one multiple-choice query that some Cal State Long Beach students say targets minorities.
Paradise Neighbors Embrace Trans Man who Helped Them Flee Camp Fire
BUTTE COUNTY -- One man barely escaped the Camp Fire after staying behind to help his Paradise neighbors. "I kind of adopted him, you know?" said neighbor Larry Compton. "He's almost like a son."
Long Beach, Cerritos swept up in nationwide wave of emailed bomb threats demanding Bitcoin
But the threats, which came in by email, were not considered credible. According to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, the agency is aware of the computerized threats and is conducting investigations, “but no threat has been substantiated.”
Out & About: Things to do in the Long Beach area Dec. 14-20
A Christmas Cactus: Little Fish Theatre presents “A Christmas Cactus,” written by Eliot Byerrum and directed by Gloria Iseli at 777 Centre St., San Pedro. 8 p.m. Also 8 p.m. Dec. 15 and 2 p.m. Dec. 16. $15-$27. 310-279-7354.
Stephen A. Smith Made A Brutal Mistake On ESPN This Morning
Stephen A. Smith has a lot of people talking about what he said regarding tonight’s Kansas City Chiefs-Los Angeles Chargers Thursday Night Football matchup. People talking about what Stephen A. Smith said is nothing new, of course, but this time, it’s due to a pretty embarrassing mistake from the ES
Inmate Tampers With GPS Monitor, Flees While Out on Day Pass in Commerce
Authorities are on the lookout for an inmate from a Long Beach community reentry program who they say tampered with his electronic monitoring device and vanished Thursday while out on a day pass in Commerce.
LA Galaxy’s StubHub Center To Undergo A Name Change
CARSON (CBSLA) – The StubHub Center in Carson, the longtime home of the Los Angeles Galaxy and the temporary home of the L.A. Chargers, is undergoing yet another name change.
Reports: Joe Kelly agrees to 3-year deal with Dodgers
The Red Sox have reportedly lost one of their postseason heroes. According to multiple reports, reliever Joe Kelly has signed a 3-year deal with the Los Angeles Dodgers. MLB.com is reporting it’s a $25 million deal.
Long Beach police deny allegation an officer shot a retirement home resident during attack that killed fire captain
The Long Beach Police Department says it immediately responded to a 78-year-old man’s claims that officers or firefighters punched him in the face when he was hospitalized with a gunshot wound following an attack that killed a veteran fire captain earlier this year.
Floyd Mayweather Stops By Roddy Ricch’s Studio Session
Roddy Rich is one of the hottest up & coming new rappers in the game today. Thanks to the success of his song “Die Young,” the 20-year-old rapper from Compton has already garnered attention from fellow LA stars like Nipsey Hussle and Vince Staples, while also receiving a special Dreamchasers chain f
Two nuns known for their casino outings allegedly stole at least $500,000 from a Torrance school
Parents whose children attended St. James Catholic School in Torrance long believed that the campus was financially strapped. Textbooks were 2 decades old. There wasn’t enough money for new basketball uniforms. When parents would ask, year after year, for an awning to shade their children’s outdoor
Chiefs vs. Chargers expert predictions
Tonight's showdown between the Kansas City Chiefs (11-2) and Los Angeles Chargers (10-3) at Arrowhead Stadium (8:20 p.m. ET, FOX/NFLN) figures to be a matchup with a lot of points and a lot of fireworks, and at the moment the national analysts seem a bit split on which team will win.
Authorities identify homeless man killed trying to cross 91 Freeway
James Thompson, 28, died at the scene of his injuries, which happened Monday around 9:30 p.m. near Lakewood Boulevard, according to the coroner’s office and the California Highway Patrol.
Kansas City Chiefs vs. Los Angeles Chargers: Game and score predictions
Like videos from Arrowhead Pride? Never miss an episode by subscribing to our YouTube channel here. We’ve got a short week on our hands, as the Kansas City Chiefs host the Los Angeles Chargers on Thursday night in Kansas City.
Average gas price drops for 50th consecutive day in Los Angeles County
LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County dropped for the 50th consecutive day on Wednesday. The average price has dropped 42.8 cents over the past 50 days, according to figures from the AAA and Oil Price Information Service.
2 Nuns Suspected in $500,000 Theft From Catholic School Had a Taste for Gambling, Church Says
The nuns liked to gamble. Their parish learned that the hard way. It wasn’t until Sister Mary Margaret Kreuper and Sister Lana Chang retired earlier this year from their jobs as principal and vice-principal of St. James Catholic School in Torrance, Calif., that the church stumbled upon what official
L.A. County supervisors renew reward in deadly 2015 shooting of LBCC football player
Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas recommended extending the reward, set to expire Jan. 10, in the shooting death of Kejon Atkins. Late on the morning of July 23, 2015, Atkins, known as Wayne, was walking along the 1800 block of East 126th Street in Compton when a gold or silver four-door sedan going eas
Driver Sought in East L.A. Hit-and-Run That Killed 74-Year-Old Grandmother
Investigators asked for the public's help Tuesday identifying the driver involved in a hit-and-run crash that killed a pedestrian in East Los Angeles. Matiana "Maty" Jimenez, 74, died in the collision that happened around 10:30 a.m. Saturday on Whittier Boulevard and Williamson Avenue.
Armed man fatally shot by Torrance police identified by authorities
Authorities Tuesday identified an armed man shot and killed by Torrance police after they responded to a call of a reported stolen vehicle sighting as 23-year-old Christopher Deandre Mitchell of Los Angeles.
50 Years, 50 Heroes: Venus & Serena Williams, 1992
For our sixth annual Heroes Issue, we’ve selected passages from the last 50 years of Tennis Magazine and TENNIS.com—starting in 1969 and ending in 2018—to highlight 50 worthy heroes. Each passage acknowledges the person as they were then; each subsequent story catches up with the person, or highligh