Local News

June 20, 2018 - 2:06 pm
(KNX 1070) -- The Orange County District Attorney’s office says a Tustin police office was justified in fatally shooting an armed, distraught Army veteran 13-months ago. Authorities say Edwin Fuentes was extremely upset when he learned he had failed a test, and was being dropped from a program at a...
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June 20, 2018 - 12:11 pm
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Several Los Angeles Fire Department employees can proceed with their lawsuit against the city, to prove that their ethnicity caused reported discrimination, harassment and retaliation, a judge ruled today. Reginald Roberts, an attorney for the city, had argued that the case...
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June 20, 2018 - 11:15 am
(KNX1070) - Malibu says the number of people who are homeless in the city - is down - by double digits - 14 percent. Last year 180 people were homeless and living on the streets of Malibu. So the city hired private social workers with the task of getting to know each person-- and working to find an...
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June 20, 2018 - 9:55 am
(KNX1070) - Recreational marijuana will soon be legal in Long Beach following a City Council vote Tuesday night approving a set of regulations for authorized pot-sales. One member of a Long Beach marijuana-collective told the Council it needed to act soon, to help the city's legal pot-businesses...
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Associated Press
June 20, 2018 - 8:37 am
(AP) - The mouse is chasing the fox. Disney is upping the ante for Fox, making a $70.3 billion counterbid for Fox's entertainment businesses following Comcast's $65 billion offer for the company. The battle for Twenty-First Century Fox reflects a new imperative among entertainment and...
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USA Today
June 20, 2018 - 8:02 am
(KNX1070) - Melrose Avenue around Fairfax Avenue is open again after hundreds of people gathered for an impromptu memorial for murdered rapper XXXTentacion. Police moved in to break it up when the crowd started to get unruly Tuesday night. A woman was hurt when someone jumping off a building landed...
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June 19, 2018 - 5:00 pm
(KNX 1070) - After an emotional debate, the city council in Anaheim has narrowly approved putting a measure to raise the minimum wage at Disneyland on the November ballot. Campaigning is already beginning over the initiative, with Todd Ament of the Chamber of Commerce telling KNX it will harm the...
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USA Today
June 19, 2018 - 4:13 pm
(KNX 1070) -- Governor Jerry Brown is being asked to end his agreement with the Trump administration and withdraw some 400 California National Guard troops from the border. The request comes from former state Senate leader Kevin de Leon. The Democrat, who's running for US Senate, describes the...
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Laguna Beach Police Department
June 19, 2018 - 12:50 pm
(KNX1070) - For the second time in eight days, a panga boat landed on the shore of Laguna Beach in the Crystal Cove area Tuesday, but this time, four people were taken into custody. The small boat landed around 8 a.m. Laguna Beach police and sheriff's officials conducted an extensive search of the...
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Jon Baird KNX1070
June 19, 2018 - 12:17 pm
(KNX 1070) -- Dozens of protesters marched outside the Palmdale office of Republican Congressman Steve Knight this morning. They want his help to stop the practice of separating undocumented children from their parents…when they cross into the US. KNX reporter Jon Baird is at the protest...
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