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KNX 1070
January 02, 2020 - 12:18 pm
Catholic churches here in Southern California are facing a new round of lawsuits. They're connected to the state's change to the statute of limitations. A total of 120 former alter boys alleging abuse by Catholic clergy are suing the church. Sixty of these cases are against the Diocese of San Diego...
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Rebekah Sager
November 14, 2019 - 4:09 pm
One of Los Angeles' oldest and most beloved dog rescue boutiques, Bark N' Bitches is being blistered on social media after a video emerged of an employee seen picking up a dog by the scruff of its neck and violently throwing it to the ground. Extremely disturbing video but one that needs to be...
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AP
AP News
October 14, 2019 - 7:27 am
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California is giving childhood victims of sexual abuse more time to decide whether to file lawsuits, joining several states in expanding the statute of limitations for victims over warnings from school districts that the new rules could bankrupt them. The law signed Sunday...
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Riverside County Animal Services
Rebekah Sager
September 20, 2019 - 2:17 pm
An 8-month-old German shepherd rescued by authorities in July after she was dragged behind a moving pickup truck is on the mend. According to the Riverside County Department of Animal Services , Beauty suffered serious abrasions to her paws and abdomen from the incident, and an animal cruelty...
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CBS
Rebekah Sager
August 07, 2019 - 11:18 am
When a Victorville, California couple hired a dog-sitter from the popular website Rover, they never would have thought she'd abuse their 10-week golden doodle puppy. Bryce and Amanda Horton were outraged when they saw home surveillance video of the unidentified sitter slamming their sweet girl Lucy...
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CBS
June 07, 2019 - 12:28 pm
A dairy farm in Indiana has come under immense scrutiny after an undercover video released by an animal rights group revealed newborn calves being abused by farm employees. Footage shows Fair Oaks Farms workers dragging calves by their ears, throwing them into small plastic enclosures and hitting...
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AP
May 17, 2019 - 7:41 am
A now-dead Ohio State team doctor sexually abused at least 177 male students over nearly two decades, and numerous university officials got wind of what was going on but did little to stop him, according to a report released by the school Friday. Dr. Richard Strauss groped or ogled young men from...
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January 29, 2019 - 2:04 pm
(CNS/KNX 1070) --In a confrontational surprise appearance before the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, Sheriff Alex Villanueva today defended his reinstatement of a deputy fired after allegations of domestic violence and stalking. Villanueva said there were a half-dozen similar cases that he...
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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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October 03, 2018 - 1:23 pm
LANCASTER (CNS) - A woman and her boyfriend pleaded not guilty today to torturing and murdering her 10-year-old son in Lancaster in a case in which the two could now face the death penalty if they are convicted. The boy's mother, Heather Maxine Barron, 29, and her boyfriend, Kareem Ernesto Leiva,...
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