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April 22, 2019 - 3:39 pm
LOS ANGELES - A 12-year-old girl who was initially hospitalized with injuries she'd suffered when she and her 14-year-old sister were struck by a big rig as they walked to school in the Exposition Park area has died. Marlene Lorenzo and her younger sister, Amy Lorenzo, were crossing the street near...
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April 04, 2019 - 9:10 am
(KNX 1070) -- Arraignment for the man accused of shooting to death rapper Nipsey Hussle could take place as early as Thursday. Eric Holder has been placed in solitary confinement and is being held on more than $7 million bail. A motive for the shooting has not been determined, and some are asking...
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March 18, 2019 - 7:53 am
The fire that caused a shutdown of a portion of the refinery could have an impact on gasoline prices. A spike in wholesale prices could take effect Monday and Tuesday and then trickle down to affect retail prices. It could be just pennies, or as much as 50 cents a gallon. How long a price spike...
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December 14, 2018 - 11:53 am
(KNX 1070) - South Los Angeles will soon be home to a new permanent supportive housing complex designed to accommodate homeless veterans. Homeless veterans will soon have a place to call home with a new permanent supportive housing development being built in South LA. @KNX1070 pic.twitter.com/...
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December 03, 2018 - 4:06 pm
(KNX 1070) - A South Los Angeles man, who was initially arrested for child abuse, may face a murder charge in the death of his 4-year-old daughter. LAPD Juvenile Detectives are still trying to determine exactly what happened in the home. Doctors tried but were unable to save Zaraellia Thompson who...
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August 15, 2018 - 10:41 am
(KNX 1070) - Three gang members have been arrested in connection with the shooting death of a man in South Los Angeles who spent his life trying to steer young people away from crime and violence. With tears in her eyes, Garry Dorton’s mother gave thanks for those who helped capture her son’s...
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August 09, 2018 - 5:41 pm
(KNX 1070) -- An emotional plea from a South LA family, asking that a hit and run driver who killed their mother step forward and take responsibility. The accident at Imperial and Success Streets happened at 2 a.m. on July 29, where Sabrina Williams, 60, was not only struck and killed, but the...
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August 07, 2018 - 1:08 pm
(KNX 1070) - One person has been killed in a police shooting in South Los Angeles. It happened in the parking lot of the Central Inn Motel around 11 a.m. in the area of 40th Street and Central Avenue. The LAPD’s Meghan Aguilar says during the exchange of gunshots between the man and officers who...
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June 13, 2018 - 2:56 pm
(KNX1070) - Airbnb has joined forces with the NAACP to try to coax people in other communities across Los Angeles to give home sharing a chance. For example, those who live in South L.A. While many people may want to stay at the beach, others may not want to or can’t afford to. Airbnb officials say...
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