Local News

Margaret Carrero
August 20, 2018 - 3:08 pm
(KNX 1070) - A big change is coming to criminal justice in California. The Governor says he will sign a bill to abolish bail that has now passed both the state Assembly and Senate. Supporters say it will get money out of the system and set up new risk assessment measures to decide if defendants...
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Craig Fiegener
August 20, 2018 - 1:07 pm
(CNS/KNX 1070) - The mysterious disappearance of a Chinese auto dealer— who sold high-end cars in LA and Orange County— is now being investigated by the FBI. Rouchen Tony Liao’s not accused of a crime, but the agency is asking for help finding him. He was kidnapped July 16 during a business meeting...
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Pete Demetriou
August 20, 2018 - 12:14 pm
(KNX 1070) -- A plea from the wife of a hit and run victim to the driver who killed her husband 10 days ago at an intersection in the Westlake District, to please, “turn yourself in.” The accident occurred in the early morning hours of August 10, at 3rd and Union Street, where the 67-year-old...
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Jon Baird
August 20, 2018 - 9:51 am
(KNX 1070) - Law enforcement officers swooped in to break up some street racing activity Sunday night in Compton and Willowbrook where streets were blocked off. People in the area say it’s a typical Sunday here, which is primarily an industrial area. The CHP reportedly rolled in to stop the...
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CBS News
August 20, 2018 - 8:02 am
(CBS News) - CBS Corporation could be forced to pay CEO Les Moonves upwards of $200 million if he leaves before the end of his contract in 2021. Moonves took home nearly $70 million in cash and stock in each of the past two years, and would be entitled to millions more if he leaves without "cause...
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Courtesy of Wildlife Waystation
August 17, 2018 - 3:56 pm
(KNX 1070) - More than a dozen wolves are settling into their new digs at the Wildlife Waystation in the Angeles National Forest --- after being rescued from a "fur farm" in the Midwest. The wolves likely would’ve been killed as it’s believed the facility they were saved from slaughtered endangered...
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Associated Press
August 17, 2018 - 3:41 pm
(KNX 1070/AP) - Dewayne Johnson says if you know you're dying it gives you an extra push to do something meaningful. Johnson says a chemical in the weed-killer caused his non-Hodgkin's lymphoma because he used it so often. Monsanto says it'll appeal and says its products don't cause cancer. On the...
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Associated Press
August 17, 2018 - 3:21 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A South Korean-born U.S. Army specialist who sued after the military moved to discharge her has been granted citizenship, her attorneys said Friday. Yea Ji Sea, 29, had filed a lawsuit last month demanding a response to her citizenship application. She came to the country as a...
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August 17, 2018 - 2:41 pm
(KNX 1070) - An argument between a Century City Woman and workers at an apartment building that went viral takes a new turn. A worker, who was splashed with hot coffee, now wants to file criminal charges because of alleged threats from the woman. Miguel Sanchez and another worker argued with Rhonda...
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Courtesy of LAPD
August 17, 2018 - 2:16 pm
(KNX 1070) - Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti will join other city officials Friday night at a reception in honor of the first black woman promoted to the rank of deputy chief of the Los Angeles Police Department. Deputy Chief Regina Scott has been placed in charge of operations in the Central...
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