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March 20, 2019 - 7:06 am
A 19-year-old college student with an undisclosed mental condition was missing this morning. Ekene Malacky "Kenny" Okolie was last seen about 1 p.m. Monday when he walked away from a grocery store at Beverly Boulevard and Lafayette Park Place in the Westlake area of Los Angeles, according to Deputy...
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March 19, 2019 - 4:21 pm
(KNX 1070) -- Los Angeles County Sheriff's Homicide investigators are looking for additional information and leads in the Trinity Love Jones, 9, murder case. Charges are pending for Taquesta Graham, the mother of Jones, whose body was found partially stuffed into a duffel bag alongside a trail in...
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March 19, 2019 - 4:08 pm
LOS ANGELES - Prosecutors have charged a Missouri man they say caused a panic at a Los Angeles mall last week. The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office says Tuesday that Nicholas Oates faces charges including burglary, arson and assault with a firearm. The panic occurred Friday when a man...
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March 19, 2019 - 4:03 pm
SAN FRANCISCO — Roundup weed killer was a substantial factor in a California man's cancer, a jury determined Tuesday in the first phase of a trial that attorneys said could help determine the fate of hundreds of similar lawsuits. The unanimous verdict by the six-person jury in federal court in San...
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March 19, 2019 - 2:17 pm
WASHINGTON — The Pentagon sent a 20-page list of military construction projects to Congress on Monday that might be slashed to pay for President Donald Trump's wall along the Mexican border. Democrats expressed hope that by knowing which local projects could be targeted, lawmakers would be likelier...
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March 19, 2019 - 1:34 pm
A day after the Walker Canyon parking was announced as being full, the city of Elsinore announced due to severe congestion, California Highway Patrol has closed the Lake Street ramps in both directions, which are expected to reopen after 8p.m. For real-time traffic updates and closures, download...
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March 19, 2019 - 12:58 pm
USC students involved in the college admissions scandal could find themselves being booted out. The school says it's now placed "holds" on the accounts of all students it thinks might have been admitted through the bribery scheme. After the big college #AdmissionsScandal , #USC plans a case-by-case...
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March 19, 2019 - 9:22 am
Lifeguards in San Diego are reminding people at the beach to watch out for stingrays. San Diego fire spokeswoman Monica Munoz tells KNX as it warms up more people head to the beach so there are more encounters with stingrays. "They can shuffle their feet on the bottom of the ocean versus stepping...
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March 19, 2019 - 7:46 am
Seven World War II veterans received a hero’s sendoff at LAX Tuesday morning. They survived the bloody battles at Iwo Jima and for many, were going to return to Japan for the first time since they were teenagers and American soldiers in combat. They will have a 10-day visit to Iwo Jima. The vets...
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March 19, 2019 - 7:45 am
A heavily traveled road that drops down into north Orange County is now closed and will be for a whole year because they’re worried about a possible landslide. The heavy rains have caused all kinds of road damage in Southern California. The water has affected a road that carries thousands of...
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