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L.A. Rams Partner With Albertsons and Hormel for the "Hams for Hunger" Giveaway in Inglewood

File Photo/L.A. Sentinel Last Thursday, The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development announced that it awarded a record $2 billion to homeless assistance programs across the nation. The money, awarded by the department amid budget cuts, has been divided among 7,300 local homeless assistance

LASENTINEL.NET - 2018-01-18 00:00:55

Police arrest violent predator they say sexually assaulted 14 prostitutes

(FOX 11) - A violent predator is now behind bars according to LAPD detectives. They say Ferdinand Flowers sexually assaulted at least 14 L.A area prostitutes using a black Dodge Ram pick-up with discoloration in the front, and two white cars, a Chevy Cobalt and a Honda Civic - that's the car police

FOXLA.COM - 2018-01-18 05:14:00

After 27 years of service, Derrick Abell sworn-in as police chief of Manhattan Beach

Veteran police officer Derrick Abell was sworn in as Manhattan Beach Police Chief Tuesday morning at the Joslyn Center in front of several hundred co-workers, family and friends. Among the well wishers included officers from neighboring police forces, longtime friends and a group from the Mira Costa

TBRNEWS.COM - 2018-01-17 20:00:00

Hundreds of seniors came out to celebrate the grand opening of the new senior facility in the rapidly developing City of Inglewood. (Photo by E. Mesiyah McGinnis)

(L-to-R) Gloria Gray West Basin Municipal Water District Board of Directors, George Dotson, Inglewood Councilman District 1, Congresswoman Maxine Waters, Inglewood Mayor James T. Butts and Inglewood Councilman Alex Padilla 2nd District (Photo by E. Mesiyah McGinnis) Hundreds of seniors came out to c

LASENTINEL.NET - 2018-01-18 00:00:02

Long Beach AMGEN Bike Race Changes, But Not Enough For Some

Concepts for the 2018 AMGEN Tour of California's first stage in Long Beach were unveiled last week at a stakeholders' meeting. That race has been scheduled for May 13 - Mother's Day. And the specter of a closed Shoreline Drive on the biggest restaurant day of the year brought about 60 people to the

GAZETTE NEWSPAPERS - 2018-01-18 14:00:00

Essential California: Was the killing of Blaze Bernstein a hate crime?

Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It's Thursday, Jan. 18, and here's what's happening across California: TOP STORIES A hate crime? They both went to high school at the elite Orange County School of the Arts, but the classmates weren't particularly close. Blaze Bernste

LA TIMES - 2018-01-18 13:30:00

Torrance-Based Emmaus Life Sciences Groundbreaking Sickle Cell Drug Goes on Sale

Dr. Yutaka Niihara, Emmaus Life Sciences Emmaus Life Sciences Inc. of Torrance announced Wednesday that its breakthrough drug to treat sickle cell disease had hit pharmacy shelves after a quarter century of development. Its Endari drug, developed at LA BioMed on the campus of Harbor-UCLA Medical Cen

LOS ANGELES BUSINESS JOURNAL - 2018-01-17 08:00:00

Couple invested $50 million in L.A.'s neediest kids and it made them richer

Melanie Lundquist, a philanthropist from Palos Verdes Estates, stood in the hall near the principal's office at Santee Education Complex near downtown Los Angeles. Jaden Pitts, a 17-year-old senior from South L.A., happened to be walking by. He is a Lundquist fellow, which means he's no slouch. The

LA TIMES - 2018-01-18 13:00:00

BREAKING: Evergreen might not close, after all

School Board majority wants private company to come in and run school Evergreen Elementary School might have won an 11th-hour reprieve. Four of five School Board members say they support hiring an outside company to run Evergreen instead of shutting it down. Superintendent of Schools Heidi Maier, wh

STAR-BANNER - 2018-01-18 17:06:39

Woman arrested after allegedly attempting to steal jewelry at Beall's in Ocala

Stephanie A. Sullivan Marion County sheriff's deputies responded to the Beall's located at 9598 SW 114th St. in reference to theft, according to an arrest report. Upon arrival, deputies made contact with the store's loss prevention team. One loss prevention officer stated that he observed 26-year-ol

VILLAGES-NEWS.COM - 2018-01-18 12:17:39

Police: 2 'armed and dangerous' men sought after man killed in Tavares

Florida man brutally murders ex-wife after fight about infidelity, sheriff says Officers were called to the complex after a woman called 911 screaming for help. Meraz died at the scene. Witnesses said two men fled the scene in a white Chevy Avalanche that had body damage. Police said the men are

WFTV - 2018-01-17 21:52:27

Woman who died in Florida casino boat fire grew up in Beachwood, uncle says

PORT RICHEY, Florida - A 42-year-old woman who died after a casino shuttle boat caught fire off Florida's Gulf Coast was a Northeast Ohio native who grew up in Beachwood, a family member said. Carrie Dempsey died Sunday from injuries she suffered when the shuttle boat caught fire in the water near P

CLEVELAND.COM - 2018-01-17 22:51:26

911 calls released from Port Richey casino boat fire: 'Oh God, it's going to blow up'

PORT RICHEY, Fla. (WFLA) - Authorities have released 911 calls that reveal the harrowing moments when a casino shuttle boat caught fire over the weekend in Port Richey. "There's a boat on fire...there's a giant boat on fire, people are jumping off," one man tells dispatchers. On Sunday afternoon, ma

WFLA.COM - 2018-01-17 19:31:37

MCSO: After driver's arrest, 8-year-old girl had box of drugs

Mersades Lyn McFaulds, 29, was arrested charges including felony drug possession and contributing to the delinquency of a minor. Sheriff's deputies say a Summerfield woman pulled over for driving on a suspended license told an 8-year-old girl to take care of a box of drugs. Mersades Lyn McFaulds, 29

STAR-BANNER - 2018-01-18 14:16:37

Alachua Co. sex assault suspect arrested in Reddick

A Reddick man wanted in Alachua County for several charges, including a sexual assault, was arrested Tuesday by a Marion County Sheriff's Office deputy. Deputy M. Tuner went to the 4400 block of Northwest 155th Street in Reddick and took Johnnie Dion Cloud into custody. The 41-year-old man was also

STAR-BANNER - 2018-01-18 13:08:58

Villager arrested after allegedly ripping off snowbird renters from the north

Detectives from the Sumter County Sheriff's Office today arrested 64-year-old Jacalyn Hamilton-O'Neil of The Villages on felony charges of fraud and larceny. Jacalyn Hamilton-O'Neil Hamilton-O'Neil has been charged with swindling multiple out-of-state victims in a scheme involving a rental property

VILLAGES-NEWS.COM - 2018-01-18 18:34:38

DOT Project Leads To Upcoming Lane Closures On I-95 In Branford

BRANFORD, CT - The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a surveying operation will be performed on I-95 northbound and southbound in Branford, on Saturday, January 20, and Sunday, January 21 2018. Work hours will be 6:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. This survey work is being completed in

PATCH - 2018-01-18 13:46:21

Suspect sought in armed robbery of North Haven gas station

NORTH HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH)- Police are searching for the man who robbed a North Haven gas station at gunpoint on Thursday morning. Police say that at around 9:25 a.m., a man wearing a ski mask entered the Exxon gas station at 77 Washington Avenue, brandishing a handgun. He then demanded an undetermin

WTNH.COM - 2018-01-18 18:24:09

New Haven orchestra pays tribute to Babar at free concerts

Several orchestras, libraries and schools here and abroad enthusiastically welcome Michael Boudewyns as an ambassador from Celesteville, the kingdom of Babar, and as chief interpreter for the royal elephant, who is partial to green suits and sometimes speaks French. Boudewyns, along with his wife, S

GREENWICHTIME - 2018-01-18 05:00:00

New Haven Man Passed $2K Counterfeit Check In Hamden: Police

HAMDEN, CT - A New Haven man is accused of passing a nearly $2,000 counterfeit check at a bank in Hamden, according to police. Webster Bank, located at 2855 Dixwell Avenue in Hamden, contacted police with a fraud complaint on Dec. 18, according to Capt. Ronald Smith. Smith said investigation reveale

PATCH - 2018-01-17 22:50:33