Long Beach

November 27, 2018 - 2:48 pm
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Residents of a North Long Beach mobile home park were collectively awarded $34.1 million in punitive damages today, bringing their total recovery to about $40 million in a lawsuit alleging the owners did little after they complained of squalid conditions. The same Los Angeles...
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Margaret Carrero
November 20, 2018 - 10:02 am
LONG BEACH (KNX 1070) - There was an explosion this morning in an underground Southern California Edison vault at Golden Shore and West Seaside Way in Long Beach. Five people were injured. The explosion occurred near Golden Shore and West Seaside Way. A Southern California Edison crew was working...
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November 02, 2018 - 11:24 am
(KNX 1070/CNS) -- A wild ride for passengers trying to get to the Queen Mary last night for the "Dark Harbor" Halloween attraction they never made it, they ended up in Carson screaming and crawling out of the windows of the shuttle bus. Cell phone video taken by one of the passengers Thursday night...
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October 18, 2018 - 3:50 pm
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Hate crimes increased by 5 percent in 2017 in Los Angeles County, compared to the prior year, continuing a four-year upward trend that has seen a 32 percent jump in such incidents, according to a report released today. #HateCrimes2017 #LACounty Human Relations Commission says...
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Pete Demetriou
September 18, 2018 - 4:19 pm
(KNX 1070) -- All electric, solar-powered homes may become part of a wave of future construction in Long Beach, a city short on housing. The Townhomes located in downtown Long Beach are priced in the $600,000 range. #LongBeach #SolarTownhomes LB Mayor Robert Garcia welcomes addition of 40 Solar...
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Associated Press
September 04, 2018 - 9:40 am
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A replacement bridge under construction at the second-busiest port in the U.S. isn't just a crucial route for cargo trucks and Southern California commuters — it's a concrete-and-steel science experiment for engineers and seismologists. The new bridge, which will stretch 8...
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August 31, 2018 - 7:30 am
(KNX 1070) -- Late night drinkers may get their way. Legislators have signed off on a plan to allow Los Angeles, West Hollywood, and Long Beach extend alcohol service at bars and restaurants from 2 a.m. to 4 a.m. LA Mayor Eric Garcetti has expressed support for it. But others, including...
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August 16, 2018 - 4:29 pm
(KNX 1070) - Toyota is ending its long-standing relationship with the Grand Prix of Long Beach. For more than four decades, Toyota and the Grand Prix of Long Beach have gone hand in hand. KNX reporter Cooper Rummell: That’s not the case any longer as the automaker is ending its partnership with the...
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August 03, 2018 - 5:42 pm
(KNX 1070) -- A leading scooter maker is entering the local market launching its dockless e-scooters in Long Beach. The red scooters are already whipping around the city. They belong to Cerritos-based Razor which has been making scooters for 18 years. And company COO Danny Simon says they’ll be on...
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July 19, 2018 - 4:04 pm
(KNX 1070) -- Some apartment renters at several buildings across Long Beach are taking part in a "rent strike" to oppose evictions and rent increases. Josh Butler with the pro-rent control group Housing Long Beach tells KNX that new apartment owners are forcing longtime tenants to leave so they can...
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