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  1. Southern California winds topple trees, power linesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | KSL-TV

    A brief but powerful round of Santa Ana winds with gusts topping 60 mph toppled trees and power lines in Southern California. A Department of Water and Power dispatcher tells City News Service that several thousand customers are without electricity Saturday in the San Fernando Valley area of Los Angeles.


  2. Former LA mayor Villaraigosa considering Senate runRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 10 | KSL-TV

    Former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa said Saturday that he is seriously considering a run for the Senate seat Barbara Boxer will vacate after deciding not to seek re-election to a fifth term. "Too many Californians are struggling to make ends meet, pay the bills, and send their kids to college," Villaraigosa, 61, said in a statement. 15 comments

  3. 1 killed as small plane crashes on Los Angeles streetRead the original story

    Friday Jan 9 | KSL-TV

    A small plane crashed Friday in a Los Angeles intersection just south of Van Nuys Airport, killing the one person aboard, authorities said. The aircraft did not hit any vehicles or structures and there was no fire, Fire Department spokesman Erik Scott said. 1 comment

  4. Chattanooga touts transformation into Gig CityRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 27 | KSL-TV

    A city once infamous for the smoke-belching foundries that blanketed its buildings and streets with a heavy layer of soot is turning to lightning-fast Internet speeds to try to transform itself into a vibrant tech hub. Through a combination of political will and federal stimulus money, 175-year-old Chattanooga became the first U.S. city to broadly offer a gigabit per second internet speeds - nearly 50 times the national broadband average.


  5. 4. NYC premiere of Rogen film canceled as ...Read the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | KSL-TV

    The blow that the hacking attack has dealt Sony is spreading beyond the entertainment corporation itself to theater chains and movie goers alike. And the financial toll is adding up too.


  6. People finding their 'waze' to once-hidden streetsRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2014 | KSL-TV

    When the people whose houses hug the narrow warren of streets paralleling the busiest urban freeway in America began to see bumper-to-bumper traffic crawling by their homes a year or so ago, they were baffled. When word spread that the explosively popular new smartphone app Waze was sending many of those cars through their neighborhood in a quest to shave five minutes off a daily rush-hour commute, they were angry and ready to fight back.


  7. Major storm sweeps through Southern CaliforniaRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2014 | KSL-TV

    Up to 5 inches of desperately needed rain fell in some areas of Southern California from a major winter storm, but with few exceptions damage across the densely populated region was minor. Streets flooded with bursts of up to 2 inches per hour and the Friday morning commute was a mess of crashes and slow going.


  8. Los Angeles police investigating Cosby abuse claimRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2014 | KSL-TV

    Los Angeles police opened an investigation on Friday into a woman's claims that Bill Cosby molested her when she was 15 years old, a department spokeswoman said. The investigation was opened after Judy Huth, who is suing Cosby for sexual battery, met with Los Angeles police detectives for 90 minutes.


  9. Los Angeles sees rise in bicyclist hit-and-runsRead the original story

    Nov 29, 2014 | KSL-TV

    Hit-and-run collisions between cars and bicyclists have increased 42 percent between 2002 and 2012 in Los Angeles County despite an overall drop in hit-and-run accidents, according to a published report Saturday. More than 5,600 cyclists were injured and at least 36 died in crashes as hit-and-run cases involving pedestrians, bikes and other cars have dropped by nearly one-third, the Los Angeles Times reported .


  10. Ferguson fallout: Dozens arrested in Calif. unrestRead the original story

    Nov 27, 2014 | KSL-TV

    Police in Oakland and Los Angeles arrested scores of demonstrators during a third night of unrest linked to the shooting protest in Ferguson, Missouri. At least 130 demonstrators who refused to disperse during a Los Angeles protest were arrested Wednesday night, while 35 people were detained in Oakland following a march that deteriorated into unrest and vandalism, according to police officials.


  11. Teen arrested in fatal shooting of war veteranRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | KSL-TV

    Police have arrested an 18-year-old man on suspicion of shooting and killing an Army veteran on a sidewalk in the San Fernando Valley. Los Angeles police spokeswoman Officer Nuria Vanegas says Vincent Estrada was arrested Tuesday in the Sylmar area.


  12. Unions, reformers spar in California schools raceRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2014 | KSL-TV

    While races for governor and U.S. Senate are grabbing attention elsewhere, one of the most hotly contested statewide contests in California involves a nonpartisan position that rarely generates headlines. Two Democrats - an incumbent and a newcomer - are competing in the unusually animated, expensive race for state schools superintendent - a contest that has become a multi-million dollar battle between powerful teachers unions and education reformers.


  13. Manson jail cell preserved in LA Hall of JusticeRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2014 | KSL-TV

    Relics of an era when famous felons occupied the old Los Angeles Hall of Justice have been exorcised in a dazzling restoration. But a single grim artifact has been preserved: the claustrophobic jail cell occupied by Charles Manson, Sirhan Sirhan and other celebrity defendants.


  14. Los Angeles college reopens after threat, arrestRead the original story

    Oct 16, 2014 | KSL-TV

    Authorities have arrested a former Pierce College student for an alleged online threat that closed the Los Angeles campus for about seven hours. The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department says 26-year-old Sergio Castanon Jr. was arrested shortly before noon Thursday on suspicion of making criminal threats and a search of his Northridge home turned up an assault rifle, handgun, ammunition and illegal high-capacity gun magazines.


  15. Millions plan to participate in earthquake drillRead the original story

    Oct 15, 2014 | KSL-TV

    Millions of people plan to drop, cover and hold on in a drill Thursday to prepare communities in California and elsewhere for the next big earthquake. More than 10 million Californians signed up to participate at 10:16 a.m. PDT, in addition to another 15 million people this year in dozens of states and countries including Italy and Canada, according to organizers.


  16. Water-main break floods Hollywood's Sunset StripRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2014 | KSL-TV

    A water-main break Friday sent churning, muddy water flowing down West Hollywood's Sunset Strip, forcing authorities to close a section of the busy street to traffic as hotels and other businesses sought to keep their properties dry. The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power was determining what valves needed to be closed to shut off the flow of water, which was spreading into surrounding streets.


  17. Suspect detained deadly California crime spreeRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2014 | KSL-TV

    Capping a daylong search, a suspect in a series of shootings that killed three people and injured four others within the span of an hour in the Los Angeles area has been taken into custody.


  18. 3 dead in Los Angeles-area shootings within 1 hourRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2014 | KSL-TV

    Three people were fatally shot and two others injured early Sunday in three separate attacks within the span of an hour in the northern suburbs of Los Angeles.


  19. 3. Why people still pay attention to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | KSL-TV

    Inside the Charles Manson room at the Museum of Death in Hollywood, Anne Forde looks at crime scene photos from the 1969 Tate-LaBianca murders.


  20. Ticket me Elmo? NYC mulls law for impersonatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | KSL-TV

    New York City officials are turning up the heat on Elmo, Cookie Monster and Statues of Liberty impersonators - Times Square costumed characters who often demand money for posing in photos with tourists.


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