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Jon Baird
January 04, 2019 - 7:33 am
(KNX 1070) -- The LA teacher's union is calling the latest move by the district "a legal hail mary." The LAUSD is going to court to keep some teachers on the job even if there’s a strike. L.A. Unified is going to court, trying to stop special education teachers and support staff from joining a...
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January 04, 2019 - 7:19 am
(CNS) -- In an interview set to air today, comedian Kevin Hart has told talk show host Ellen DeGeneres that her encouragement has made him consider changing his mind about hosting the Oscars after backing out last month over controversial comments made years earlier. During an appearance on "The...
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January 03, 2019 - 3:36 pm
(KNX 1070) -- Chloe, the abused dog found in a dumpster in Long Beach, is healing faster than anticipated and could be up for adoption soon. Vets and those caring for the small 1-year- old Maltese-poodle-terrier mix say she's doing more than okay. Diana Kliche with Fix Long Beach says Chloe has a...
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January 03, 2019 - 3:08 pm
OCEANSIDE (CNS) - A motorist who struck a person riding a scooter in Los Angeles County led police on a nearly three-hour pursuit today that stretched to San Diego County, where the man came to a stop alongside the Golden State (5) Freeway and holed up inside his car for about 45 minutes before...
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Dashboard camera video released by the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals shows an Orange County sheriff's deputy shooting and stomping on a suspect in 2013.
January 03, 2019 - 3:00 pm
(KNX 1070) -- Did an Orange County sheriff’s deputy violate a man’s civil rights when he shot him 18 times back in 2013? The case goes to trial Tuesday in Federal Court in Santa Ana. The court reached its decision in a lawsuit filed by the mother of Connor Zion, 21, who suffered seizures, bit his...
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January 03, 2019 - 12:45 pm
(KNX 1070) -- Wednesday the world said goodbye to a popular actor/comedian, an iconic WWE star and a beloved member of a 1970s singing duo. Bob Einstein Getty Einstein was a two-time Emmy-winner. He had a recurring role on HBO’s "Curb Your Enthusiasm," and created the wacky character Super Dave...
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January 03, 2019 - 8:28 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - A man who worked as a security guard is set to be arraigned today on a murder charge stemming from the shooting death of a man he suspected of shoplifting at a Hollywood pharmacy. Donald Vincent Ciota, 28, of Covina, is charged in the Dec. 2 killing of Jonathan Hart, 21. Ciota...
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January 03, 2019 - 8:02 am
(KNX 1070) -- Some parents say they're worried about the safety of their children after nine students at a junior high school in Ojai apparently laid down together in a field in the shape of a swastika. Administrators from Matilija Junior High School sent a letter to parents just before winter...
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January 03, 2019 - 7:38 am
(KNX 1070) -- The city of Los Angeles now has the nation's first publicly-available phone app to offer early-warnings about earthquakes. Mayor Eric Garcetti won't make the official announcement until tomorrow, but the app, called "Shake Alert LA," is already available from some download sites...
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January 03, 2019 - 7:27 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Tribune Broadcasting television stations -- including KTLA5 in Los Angeles -- went dark on Charter Communications/Spectrum cable services today amid a contract dispute over the cost for the cable company to carry the channels. In Los Angeles, KTLA went black on Spectrum cable...
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