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May 02, 2019 - 3:38 pm
Health officials today confirmed a seventh case of measles in Los Angeles County, but the patient is not believed to have caused an exposure risk at any public locations. According to the county Department of Public Health, the latest case is linked to four others that were documented last month,...
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April 30, 2019 - 10:06 am
People in Reseda are waking up Tuesday and wondering if they really had a terrorist in their midst. An Army veteran has been arrested and accused of plotting to set off a bomb at a political rally. The situation has jolted the suspect’s family when FBI agents showed up en masse to go through the...
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April 26, 2019 - 9:22 am
A program to ease inmates back into society, near the end of their sentences, isn't without its problems. Some inmates are escaping from custody. Back in 2015, California started allowing some prison inmates the chance to serve the final year of a sentence in a supervised community center. Last...
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April 08, 2019 - 4:38 pm
California Rep. Eric Swalwell is officially in the running for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination. Swalwell made the announcement during a taping Monday of CBS' "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert." The congressman says, "I see a country in quicksand, unable to solve threats from abroad,...
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CBS
April 08, 2019 - 7:10 am
A San Francisco woman is pleading for help after, she says, witnesses told her that her brother is being tortured so violently in a Saudi prison it could end up killing him, CBS San Francisco reports. Areej Sadhan said Abdul Sadhan, 35, was arrested in March of 2018 at his office in Saudi Arabia...
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April 05, 2019 - 7:32 am
The American Civil Liberties Union on Thursday asked a judge in California to block the Trump administration from building a border wall using funds obtained through his national emergency declaration. The court papers say President Donald Trump has overstepped his executive powers by diverting...
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CBS
April 04, 2019 - 11:47 am
Sprint shut down a cellphone tower on the campus of a California elementary school after some parents said it may be linked to several recent cases of childhood cancer. Those families at Weston Elementary School in Ripon claim the tower could have exposed their kids to harmful radiation. Sprint...
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April 04, 2019 - 8:06 am
Two new bills are going before state lawmakers to beef up DUI laws. The first would lower the legal level of blood alcohol from 0.08 to 0.05. The second would require a first-time DUI offender to install an ignition interlock device on their car. The bills are authored by Bay Area Democratic...
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April 02, 2019 - 2:10 pm
(KNX 1070) -- No, it wasn't an April Fool's Day joke -- a sales tax hike did, in fact, go into effect Monday in 51 cities in California. The average statewide sales tax is 7.25 percent. Most of these increases are from 0.5 to 1 percent. As a result of a 2018 Supreme Court decision, out-of-state...
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AP
March 29, 2019 - 9:45 am
A California man was sentenced Friday to 20 years in prison for making bogus emergency calls to authorities across the U.S., including one that led police to fatally shoot a Kansas man following a dispute between two online players over $1.50 bet in the "Call of Duty: WWII" video game. U.S...
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