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March 19, 2019 - 7:25 am
Republican Rep. Devin Nunes of California is suing Twitter and several of its users for more than $250 million, accusing them of defamation and negligence. The defendants include two anonymous parody accounts, "Devin Nunes' Mom" and "Devin Nunes' Cow." The suit filed in Virginia accuses Twitter of...
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LAX Airport Twitter
March 19, 2019 - 7:18 am
Travelers flying in and out of Los Angeles International Airport are being treated to a rare visual spectacle of large wildflower fields coming into bloom between runways. Heavy winter rains spawned the super bloom of flowers at the airport and elsewhere around California. More of the amazing #...
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Corona Police Department
March 19, 2019 - 7:05 am
Evidence was removed from the Corona apartment where a missing 8-year-old boy lived, but police did not give an indication this morning what the item was before it was loaded onto a police truck. The item, taken from the apartment Monday night in the 4500 block of Temescal Canyon Road, was...
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March 18, 2019 - 5:04 pm
LONG BEACH - A weekday commuter service between Long Beach and Westwood, including the UCLA campus, will begin on April 1, it was announced today. Long Beach Transit, UCLA and the Westwood Business Improvement District are teaming to offer the service under a one-year pilot project, according to...
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March 18, 2019 - 4:57 pm
(KNX 1070) -- The Reverend Al Sharpton says that it's time for California to change how it responds to police killings of civilians. Flanked by members of the Clark family and attorney Ben Crump, Sharpton had terse words for District Attorney Anne Marie Schubert. He alleged that her decision not...
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March 18, 2019 - 4:37 pm
(KNX 1070) -- Police in Orange County are teaming up with the FBI to solve a series of virtual kidnapping cases which appear to be connected. The scam begins with a phone a call from an unknown number. Whoever is on the other line then claims to have kidnapped the person’s child and demands an...
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March 18, 2019 - 12:32 pm
We're just getting word that Paddison Elementary School in Norwalk is on lockdown while Los Angeles Sheriff's deputies search for an armed and dangerous suspect near the school. The school itself is safe.
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Randy Kerdoon
March 18, 2019 - 9:04 am
A longtime voice here on KNX and a face on local television has passed away. Tom Hatten is dead at the age of 92. Tom Hatten was entertainment in Los Angeles from his early days just out of the Navy, to the Pasadena Playhouse, to acting gigs around the country. If you grew up in LA, you know this...
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March 18, 2019 - 7:53 am
The fire that caused a shutdown of a portion of the refinery could have an impact on gasoline prices. A spike in wholesale prices could take effect Monday and Tuesday and then trickle down to affect retail prices. It could be just pennies, or as much as 50 cents a gallon. How long a price spike...
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Pete Demetriou
March 18, 2019 - 7:01 am
A 25-year-old Missouri man who is accused of throwing the Century City Mall into chaos on Friday by starting a fire inside an Amazon store and then pointing a gun at store personnel causing the mall to be evacuated was arrested by Los Angeles police in Venice, the department said Sunday. Nicholas K...
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