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The FBI and local law enforcement officials are seeking two bank robbers dubbed the “New Hat Bandits” in connection with five Los Angeles County bank heists in the past six weeks.
A Los Angeles County Superior Court judge, who earlier this year found the city of Palmdale to be in violation of the California Voting Rights Act, has ordered the city to hold a new by-district election for its four City Council posts.
A cold front from Canada combined with a tight surface pressure gradient over southwestern California will generate high winds from this morning through Wednesday morning, according to a National Weather Service advisory.
Authorities are expected to release the results of autopsies on the two bodies recovered from the fiery crash that killed "Fast & Furious" actor Paul Walker and his friend.
The family of late singer Michael Jackson has filed court documents indicating they plan to seek a new trial in a wrongful death lawsuit against concert promoter AEG, after a Los Angeles jury cleared the company of liability in October.
The lawsuit grew out of a 2 ½-year investigation by weights and measures officials in Los Angeles, San Diego and Ventura counties.
A new inspector general to oversee and monitor the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department was officially approved by the Board of Supervisors Tuesday.
The couple's divorce has been finalized according to court records filed at Los Angeles County Superior Court on Nov. 27, People reports.
The vehicle was parked behind a liquor store in the 12500 block of Rosecrans Avenue, said Sgt.
Drag racing may have been involved in the fiery crash that killed "Fast & Furious" actor Paul Walker on Saturday, an investigator said Monday.
Aurangzeb "Simon" Manjra took a plea offer in exchange for pleading guilty to the first-degree murder of Glendale resident Esperanza Torio, and the second-degree murder of 44-year-old Los Angeles resident Maria Santos, according to Jane Robison, a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney.
A planned burn of vegetation around a lake in northern Los Angeles County is designed to improve the habitat of the tricolored blackbird.
The California Highway Patrol reported Sunday that during the Thanksgiving holiday, no one was killed on Los Angeles County roads that it patrols, but 81 motorists were arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
The protests in Thailand are being covered internationally, but, for a time yesterday, most attention was focused on the death of "Fast and Furious" movie star Paul Walker.