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L.A. should act quickly to close lo...

L.A. should act quickly to close loopholes in mansionization ordinance

Amy Aquino has lived in one of the bungalows lining a lovely block of Curson Avenue in Hollywood for 23 years, Nancy Halbert has lived in her house across the street for 39 years. Last December, Aquino heard a clatter and looked out to see a bulldozer tearing down the sweet little Craftsman...
Caldwell Jones dies at 64; helped 7...

Caldwell Jones dies at 64; helped 76ers reach NBA Finals three times

Caldwell Jones, 64, a rail-thin center/power forward who helped the Philadelphia 76ers reach the NBA Finals three times, died Sunday of a heart attack in Decatur, Ga. The 76ers announced his death.
Airstrikes in Syria also target lit...

Airstrikes in Syria also target little-known Khorasan Group

With motivated fighters from the United States and Europe streaming into Syria to join militant groups, Al Qaeda?s battered leadership in Pakistan recently saw an opportunity to pluck Western passport holders and train them to launch attacks in their home countries.
Freedom retreats from newspaper exp...

Freedom retreats from newspaper expansion by closing L.A. Register

As he shut down the Los Angeles Register ? a daily newspaper he launched just five months ago ? Aaron Kushner found himself once again redefining "failure."
Joseph McNamara dies at 79; progres...

Joseph McNamara dies at 79; progressive San Jose police chief

Joseph McNamara, the former San Jose police chief whose outspoken criticism of the war on drugs, the gun lobby and Daryl Gates gave him a national profile as a progressive leader in law enforcement, died Friday at his home in Carmel. He was 79.
U.S. rate of Type 2 diabetes stabil...

U.S. rate of Type 2 diabetes stabilizes, CDC reports

After growing steadily for nearly two decades, the rate of Type 2 diabetes among American adults appears to have stalled, according to a comprehensive new study from researchers at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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Campus sex assault victims to have ...

Campus sex assault victims to have advocates on every California State University campus

California State University will make sure each of its 23 campuses has a confidential sexual assault advocate for victims, a step encouraged by Sen. Barbara Boxer, the Chancellor’s Office announced.
San Diego paper eyes nonprofit stat...

San Diego paper eyes nonprofit status; L.A. paper shuts down

An octogenarian philanthropist launched a bid to buy San Diego's dominant newspaper and turn it into one of the nation's largest nonprofit news organizations, while another major Southern California publisher ceased publication of its Los Angeles newspaper after only five months.
$8 billion wind power project propo...

$8 billion wind power project proposed to supply Los Angeles area

An $8 billion project to supply the Los Angeles area with large amounts of electricity from a wind farm in Wyoming via an energy storage facility in Utah was proposed Tuesday by four companies.
Drones may provide big lift to agri...

Drones may provide big lift to agriculture when FAA allows their use

When Steve Morris began building unmanned aerial systems in the late 1990s, he envisioned flying them over fields and collecting data that would be useful to farmers.
King fire: Coming winds and warmer ...

King fire: Coming winds and warmer temperatures worry firefighters

Coming winds and warmer temperatures brought worries that progress made in slowing the growth of a massive wildfire in Northern California could be undone.
Northern California resident and Ho...

Northern California resident and Howard Stern show regular Eric the Actor dies

LOS ANGELES -- Eric "The Actor" Lynch, whose fear of werewolves, love of professional wrestling and angry, often foul-mouthed rants endeared him to fans of Howard Stern's radio show for more than a decade, has died at age 39.

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Poll: Brown maintains big edge in g...

Poll: Brown maintains big edge in governor's race

Gov. Jerry Brown is maintaining a substantial edge over Republican challenger Neel Kashkari as he makes is bid for an unprecedented fourth term, according to a poll released Tuesday.
Paul Oliver's family sues NFL over ...

Paul Oliver's family sues NFL over his suicide

The wife and sons of former San Diego Chargers defensive back Paul Oliver sued the NFL for wrongful death, blaming sports-related concussions for his suicide last year.
New photos show toll of age, prison...

New photos show toll of age, prison on pop legend

Two newly released photos of Phil Spector show the toll of age and prison on the once flamboyant music legend. In this Oct. 28, 2013 photo provided by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, shows former music producer Phil Spector at the Health Care Facility in Stockton, Calif. Two newly released photos of Spector show the toll of age and prison on the once flamboyant music legend. California Department of Corrections spokeswoman Terry Thornton said Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014, the October 2013 photo was taken when Spector was moved to the prison system’s huge California Heath Care Facility in Stockton. He is serving 19 years to life for the 2003 killing of actress Lana Clarkson. FILE - This May 23, 2005 file photo shows music producer Phil Spector during his trial at the Los Angeles Superior Court in Los Angeles. Two newly released photos taken in 2013 of Spector show the toll of age and prison on the once flamboyant music legend. California Department of Corrections spokeswoman Terry Thornton said Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014, the October 2013 photo was taken when Spector was moved to the prison system’s huge California Heath Care Facility in Stockton. He is now serving 19 years to life for the 2003 killing of actress Lana Clarkson. This July 24, 2013 photo released by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation shows a photo of former music producer Phil Spector smiling at the camera at the California Substance Abuse Treatment Facility and State Prison, in Corcoran, Calif. Two newly released photos of Spector show the toll of age and prison on the once flamboyant music legend. He is serving 19 years to life for the 2003 killing of actress Lana Clarkson.
Yosemite Park's black bears going h...

Yosemite Park's black bears going high tech

Officials at Yosemite National Park in California say a boost in technology will help them better understand the black bears that live throughout the park.
Group sues for study of Ventura Riv...

Group sues for study of Ventura River water use

An environmental group is suing California's State Water Resources Control Board, seeking to force officials to conduct a study of Ventura River water.
More insurers to offer health law p...

More insurers to offer health law plans next year

The Obama administration says consumers in most states will have more insurance options next year under the president's health care law.

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CA Lottery

CA Lottery

These California lotteries were drawn Tuesday:
Winning numbers drawn in 'Fantasy 5...

Winning numbers drawn in 'Fantasy 5' game

The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Fantasy 5" game were:
Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 3 E...

Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 3 Evening' game

The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily 3 Evening" game were:
Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 4' ...

Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 4' game

The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily 4" game were:
New photos show toll of age, prison...

New photos show toll of age, prison on pop legend

Two newly released photos of Phil Spector show the toll of age and prison on the once flamboyant music legend.
New photos show toll of age, prison...

New photos show toll of age, prison on pop legend

Two newly released photos of Phil Spector show the toll of age and prison on the once flamboyant music legend.

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Dugouts clear after Yasiel Puig HBP

Dugouts clear after Yasiel Puig HBP

Benches emptied in the first inning of the Dodgers-Giants game Tuesday night after Madison Bumgarner hit Yasiel Puig with a pitch in the ankle.
Couple tells 7 On Your Side about t...

Couple tells 7 On Your Side about their passport predicament

A Bay Area couple has a cautionary tale for international travelers in hopes others don't get the same shock they did at the airport.
Mo Claiborne storms out of facility

Mo Claiborne storms out of facility

Cornerback Morris Claiborne skipped the Cowboys' walk-through practice and angrily left the club's Valley Ranch training facility Tuesday after being informed that Orlando Scandrick was replacing him in the starting lineup, multiple sources said.
Bay Area expert says Obama had no c...

Bay Area expert says Obama had no choice but to launch strikes

Although the strikes were aimed primarily at ISIS targets, the United States also hit a little known group called the Khorasan Group said to be planning an imminent attack.
Last Shots in Syria Destroyed ISIS ...

Last Shots in Syria Destroyed ISIS Vehicles

The overnight air strikes that hammered ISIS targets in Syria concluded with a pair of daylight raids that spotted and then destroyed a couple of armed ISIS vehicles, Pentagon officials said today.
Bettor nails 15 NFL games to win bi...

Bettor nails 15 NFL games to win big

Two parlay wagers potentially worth $57,000 each were in play during the Monday Night game between the Chicago Bears and New York Jets.

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Rudy Giuliani joins Activision Bliz...

Rudy Giuliani joins Activision Blizzard's 'Call of Duty' lawsuit defense against Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega

Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani is joining a video game company?s legal fight against disgraced Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega, who is suing Activision over his inclusion in one of its popular ?Call of Duty? games. Activision...
Lansner: Wage gap grows along with ...

Lansner: Wage gap grows along with jobs in state

California has an income inequality problem ? and that wealth gap may be a byproduct of an awkward resurgence. By one measure, at least, the state had the fifth-highest level of inequality in the nation last year ? exceeded by only the District...
10 signs the fall has come (sorta) ...

10 signs the fall has come (sorta) to O.C.

Football is on TV, it?s prime beach season and it?s a great time to hit an amusement park. It must be ... fall? At 7:29 Monday night, summer officially gave way to autumn. Today marks the season?s first full day. In theory, the shift should...
The wait is over, sort of: The iPho...

The wait is over, sort of: The iPhone 6 calls to fans

Jennifer Bright was incredibly awake for someone running on two hours of sleep. She?d been at the Irvine Spectrum for almost 24 hours, waiting. The 43-year-old San Clemente resident is a self-professed ?Apple freak.? She?d tried to preorder...
Exit exam scores hold high marks

Exit exam scores hold high marks

Orange County sophomores outperformed their peers statewide on the California High School Exit Exam when they took the graduation-requirement test for the first time in the spring, according to statewide figures released Friday. About 88 percent of...
Survey: O.C. health agency top in s...

Survey: O.C. health agency top in state

CalOptima, the agency that runs the MediCal health insurance program for Orange County?s low-income residents, took California?s top honors in an annual ranking to be published later this month by Consumer Reports. The poll, conducted by the...
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