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Woman dies after being hit by motorcycle while crossing street in San Pedro

A woman died and two others were injured after a motorcyclist struck a pedestrian crossing a street in San Pedro Monday night, Oct. 15, authorities said.

DAILY BREEZE - 2018-10-16 17:32:57

Baby Found Abandoned Inside Men’s Bathroom in Lakewood Walmart; Person of Interest Sought: LASD

A shopper alerted an employee after discovering the baby alone inside the men's restroom at the store, which is located at 2770 E. Carson St., last Monday around 11:45 a.m., according to a news release from theLos Angeles County Sheriff's Department.

KTLA.COM - 2018-10-15 16:39:20

Meth-trafficking ring tried to ship drugs to Hawaii disguised as Aztec calendars and statues, prosecutors say

Prosecutors in an indictment filed at the federal courthouse in Santa Ana allege that as part of a larger conspiracy approximately 26 pounds of pure methamphetamine were to be sent out of a Garden Grove post office as part of a shipment that “appeared to be colorful, decorative Mexican items, includ

OCREGISTER - 2018-10-16 20:37:36

County To Open Jobs Center for Women at Century Regional Detention Center - MyNewsLA.com

Women jailed at Century Regional Detention Center should have a chance to learn skills for jobs in technology, building trades, culinary arts and other growth industries, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday.

MYNEWSLA.COM - 2018-10-17 02:41:56

Person found dead inside motel room in Santa Ana

SANTA ANA, Calif. (KABC) --A person was found dead in a motel in Santa Ana Tuesday, and detectives are investigating it as an apparent homicide.Santa Ana police homicide detectives were called to the motel on East First Street near South Grand Avenue on Tuesday morning.Authorities said a person was

ABC7 LOS ANGELES - 2018-10-16 15:42:27

3-car crash shears fire hydrant, smashes into building near Cal Heights-Signal Hill border • Long Beach Post

“One car took out a hydrant that shot water up into the air,” he said. Two other cars were also involved, he said.

LBPOST - 2018-10-16 20:46:52

1 killed in 2-car crash in Pico Rivera

A woman died Monday, Oct. 15, when a car ended up in the opposing traffic lanes and crashed head-on with another car in Pico Rivera.

WHITTIER DAILY NEWS - 2018-10-16 16:06:00

This is why the Hawthorne treasurer’s race, typically overlooked, is getting scrutiny this year

With less than three weeks until the Nov. 6 general election, the race for Hawthorne treasurer, a typically overlooked contest, is receiving tough scrutiny amid allegations that years of financial impropriety have hampered the city.

DAILY BREEZE - 2018-10-16 23:08:19

Resident denies killing 1 man, wounding 2nd man outside Pasadena bar

Jose Antonio Santiago, 66, was arraigned at Pasadena Superior Court for the murder of Jerry Chan, 42, and the attempted murder of Dan Trevino, 32. Police said the victims are from Pasadena.

PASADENA STAR-NEWS - 2018-10-15 16:17:28

Woman killed when tree falls on vehicle in Tustin

Tustin Technical Rescue: 9:15 am Crews are onscene of a large tree that fell on a vehicle 14000 block of Red Hill. One female fatality in the vehicle, unknown age.pic.twitter.com/R2EeHQmGw8— OCFA PIO (@OCFA_PIO)October 15, 2018

FOXLA.COM - 2018-10-15 18:20:00

SoCal woman killed by tree toppled by Santa Ana winds

TUSTIN, Calif. - A woman died after getting trapped in her car that was smashed by a tree in an Orange County neighborhood Monday, authorities said.

FOX5SANDIEGO.COM - 2018-10-15 17:18:51

Torrance Woman Cannot Remove Squatters From Her Home | KFI AM 640

The woman who owns the four-bedroom home, Cindy Oye-Marquez, 61, filed a forcible detainer against the squatters. However, police can’t step in because the dispute with the homeowner is a civil case. Oye-Marquez will need to initiate an eviction case if she wishes to remove the squatters from her pr

IHEART.COM - 2018-10-15 22:48:00

3 people stabbed during fight in Central Long Beach • Long Beach Post

A preliminary investigation determined the three victims were involved in a physical altercation with another group. However, the victims were uncooperative with authorities and provided no additional details, Pratt said.


After struggling in first 2 games, Brewers bullpen shuts down Dodgers in Game 3

LOS ANGELES —Thatwas the Milwaukee Brewers bullpen that you’ve heard so much about.After they nearly blew the first game and did blow the second, the Brewers’ relievers sliced through the Dodgers with relative ease – besides one temporary hiccup in the ninth – on their way to closing a 4-0 victory i

OCREGISTER - 2018-10-15 21:29:49

Will the city of Torrance buy the surplus Hamilton school site in North Torrance?

Torrance officials on Tuesday night, Oct. 16, will likely discuss behind closed doors the possible purchase or lease of the 10-acre Hamilton Adult School site in the northern portion of the city, which the local school district has deemed unnecessary because of declining student enrollment.Torrance

DAILY BREEZE - 2018-10-15 17:54:18

25 hospitalized, 5 serious, after Los Angeles highway crash

Five patients were in serious condition following the collisions shortly after 1 p.m. that shut down all lanes on Interstate 405 in the city’s San Fernando Valley area, Los Angeles Fire Department spokeswoman Margaret Stewart said. The 20 others were in fair condition with minor injuries. A total of


Los Angeles' rat problem fuels typhus outbreak among homeless

People "illegally dumping, food being discarded, accumulation of blankets and pillows, and human waste," are attracting the rats, a business advocate said.


405 Fwy crash in North Hills injures 40 people, shuts down lanes

All southbound lanes are shut down at Nordhoff Street due to the collision, which happened about 1 p.m., according to the California Highway Patrol.


13 hurt as bus goes thru median on 405 Fwy in San Fernando Valley

Fifteen minutes after the crash, fire trucks were reportedly stuck, trying to get past stopped traffic en route to multiple crashes on the 405 Freeway near Nordhoff Street.


Squatters’ takeover of Torrance home illustrates landlord frustrations with state law

The gold-colored doorknob was a dead giveaway.Rick Bernier noticed it immediately on the morning of Sept. 11 when he pulled into the driveway of the yellow, four-bedroom rental home he manages in the 22000 block of Ladeene Avenue, a quiet neighborhood on Torrance’s west side.The knob on the backdoor