Los Angeles

Pete Demetriou
February 07, 2019 - 1:31 pm
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Metro announced today that it has formed a partnership with the San Francisco-based company Getaround to offer a carsharing service at more than 25 transit park-and-ride lots throughout Los Angeles County. Getaround allows people to rent and drive cars owned by people in their...
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February 07, 2019 - 10:43 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - An elite unit of the Los Angeles Police Department was ordered today by Mayor Eric Garcetti to reduce the number of vehicle stops it conducts in response to calls from activists and an investigation by the Los Angeles Times that claims officers pulled over a disproportionate...
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jon baird
February 03, 2019 - 11:55 am
(CBS News/KNX 1070) -- Sunday night's drama will unfold at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Atlanta's new $2 billion crown jewel. The security plan has been two years in the making, with more than 40 law enforcement agencies overseeing a network with thousands of downtown security cameras, bomb-sniffing dogs...
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January 31, 2019 - 1:52 pm
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - A South Los Angeles pimp and prostitute known as "Pretty Hoe" on social media was sentenced today to 15 years behind bars for using the internet to try to enlist underage girls to work for her on the streets. Melanie Williams was sentenced to the mandatory minimum of 180 months...
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Associated Press
January 29, 2019 - 3:46 pm
(KNX 1070) -- Multiple sources reported early Tuesday that LA Mayor Eric Garcetti would announce that he was not going to make a run for president in 2020. In Garcetti's scheduled news conference he gave his official statement that he would not make a bid for the White House. Politico was the first...
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Jon Baird
January 29, 2019 - 2:12 pm
LOS ANGELES (/KNX 1070/CNS) - The LAUSD Board of Education has unanimously approved the new labor contract with its teachers union, despite concerns from the county about its financial sustainability. The Los Angeles Unified School District Board of Education is expected today to formally sign off...
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Associated Press
January 28, 2019 - 11:41 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Crime dropped in Los Angeles in every major category in the city in 2018, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti announced today. Homicides were down 8.2 percent, violent crime was down 4.5 percent and property crime was down 1.8 percent. Homicides totaled 259, down from 282 in 2017...
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January 22, 2019 - 12:17 pm
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - The three-day 2019 Greater Los Angeles Homeless Count begins tonight with thousands of volunteers set to scan the county in an effort to get an accurate picture of the homeless situation. The Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority and thousands of volunteers will spend several...
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January 19, 2019 - 2:41 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Amid internal controversies and a capital city deeply distracted by the partial government shutdown, the third Women's March returned to Washington on Saturday with an enduring message of anger and defiance aimed directly at President Donald Trump's White House. The original march...
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January 16, 2019 - 8:10 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — New York real estate heir Robert Durst has been scheduled to go on trial in late summer on charges of killing a friend in Los Angeles nearly two decades ago. A judge on Tuesday scheduled the trial to begin on Sept. 3, the Los Angeles Times reported . "Sept. 3 is fine for trial,"...
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