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Amber Alert issued for 2 children allegedly kidnapped by their father in Los Angeles County

LOS ANGELES, Calif. (FOX 11) - An Amber Alert was issued on Wednesday morning for two children who police said were abducted by their father, who is considered armed and dangerous.


Pasadena man charged in killing of Arcadia senior during robbery and burglary

A Pasadena man was charged Tuesday with the slaying of a 76-year-old woman, with authorities saying he used a hammer, a jab saw and a box cutter to kill her during a burglary and robbery at her Arcadia home.


California driver mows down 8 pedestrians in 'possibly intentional' crash

A driver in California sped through an intersection and plowed into a group of pedestrians on Tuesday night, injuring at least eight people, including a 13-year-old. The crash took place at about 6:30 p.m. in Sunnyvale, a suburb of San Jose, and about 45 minutes south of San Francisco.


Margaret McAustin helps make Pasadena a far better place

Nothing encapsulates Margaret McAustin’s verve, humor and dedication to Pasadena better than her story about the place in the city she fell in love with her husband John. Margaret, who just announced she will not seek re-election next spring after four terms on the Pasadena City Council, is not a li


Man Runs to Sierra Madre Neighborhood for Help After Being Injured by Bear

A man is recovering after being injured by a bear as he slept in a popular hiking and recreation area near Sierra Madre Tuesday night. Police got a call about 11:30 p.m. of a suspicious person ringing doorbells in the 1200 block of Arno Drive, the Sierra Padre Police Department stated.


Ex-pro hockey player and 'biggest bright light' mother of two found dead in his Newport Beach, California condo, double murder suspected

A missing California mother of two and a former pro hockey player were found possibly murdered together in his Newport Beach, California condominium Sunday, authorities have confirmed.


Here’s where Pasadena, Altadena could see higher density housing under a proposed bill

A controversial bill that would allow developers to build bigger buildings near transit stops could have the most impact in eastern and southern parts of Pasadena, according to new research from UC Berkeley.


'I thought he was going to rape me': Kelli Tenant details alleged sexual assault by ex-Laker coach Luke Walton

LOS ANGELES -- (KTLA) -- The TV sports reporter suing former Lakers coach Luke Walton for an alleged sexual assault said she waited five years to come forward with the allegations because she was “scared” she might lose her job but can no longer remain silent after she struggled for years to bury th


Alhambra high schoolers propose the city proclaim itself a sanctuary

Alhambra’s elected leaders will consider a proposal by local high school seniors that would declare it a “sanctuary city” if approved in late May. About 30 of Jose Sanchez’s civics students from Alhambra High School attended Monday’s City Council meeting to present a resolution they collectively wro


Man Gunned Down In Front Of South LA Marijuana Dispensary

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — An investigation continues Wednesday into a shooting that killed a man in front of a marijuana dispensary in South Los Angeles. The shooting was reported after 7 p.m. Tuesday in the 8100 block of South Central Avenue. The victim was found on the ground with multiple gunshot wou


Netflix Oscar Eligibility Remains Intact as The Academy Votes Not to Change Key Rule

Earlier this year, Roma was a huge contender and winner at the Oscars. Not only did the film earn a trophy for director Alfonso Cuarón, as well as taking home the Oscar for Best Foreign Film, but it was one of the Best Picture nominees. But that didn’t sit too well with some members of The Academy,


Man arrested in Monrovia for allegedly manufacturing drugs

MONROVIA (CNS) – A man was arrested on suspicion of manufacturing drugs in Monrovia, police said today. Officers went to a residence in the 200 block of North Myrtle Avenue about 6:40 p.m. Tuesday, along with hazardous-materials teams from the Los Angeles County and the Monrovia fire departments, “r


Man, 84, survives attack by bear while sleeping in Calif. mountains

SIERRA MADRE, Calif. – An 84-year-old man who was sleeping in the mountains above Sierra Madre was attacked by a bear, authorities said this morning. The man was attacked around 11:30 p.m. Tuesday as he slept in the hills off Santa Anita Avenue. He told police that as he walked away from the bear, t


Dozens of Chilean ‘tourists’ tied to robbery spree in Southern California, police say

International thieves from Chile are suspected of committing hundreds of burglaries across Southern California after obtaining visa waivers to enter the United States, authorities said.


Reckless driver leads officers, deputies on pursuit across Los Angeles County

LOS ANGELES, Calif. (FOX 11) - Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputies were in pursuit of a reckless driver on Tuesday afternoon in southeast Los Angeles County. The pursuit began around 11:30 a.m. in the Lakewood area. The suspect in a dark-colored vehicle was seen driving erratically, crossing over


Monrovia drug investigation: Home involved in state drug task force probe

MONROVIA, Calif. (KABC) -- Law enforcement officers descended upon a residence in Monrovia as part of a state drug task force probe. Monrovia Police Department officers were called to a home in the 200 block of N. Myrtle Avenue around 6:50 p.m. Tuesday after receiving an anonymous tip. L.A. County F


Former Inglewood High Basketball Star Confesses To Fatal Hit-And-Run

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — A former Inglewood High School basketball star confessed to being the driver in a hit-and-run crash that killed an Australian man who spent years in prison for a crime he didn’t commit.


L.A. cop killer found dead in his death row cell at San Quentin

The killer of a California police officer has died after being found unresponsive in his cell at San Quentin State Prison. Miguel Magallon, 35, died Saturday despite emergency measures. An autopsy will be conducted, corrections officials said Monday.


Missing California mom dead in locked apartment; double homicide, police say

A Southern California woman who had been missing since Friday is one of two people found dead in a Newport Beach apartment, coroner’s officials said Monday. The bodies were found by a man returning home around 9:30 p.m. on Sunday. One of them was his roommate, the other a woman he didn’t know, Newpo


Man fatally shot in LA's Florence neighborhood

LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- A man was shot and killed in the Florence neighborhood Tuesday night, sheriff's deputies said. The shooting was reported around 7:30 p.m. in the 8100 block of South Central Avenue.