Local News

60,000-Pound Whale Carcass Removed In Pieces From OC BeachIt literally was a whale of a job.
Janitors Rally, March Through Downtown Los AngelesThousands of janitors held a rally in downtown Los Angeles Friday, ahead of the Saturday deadline of contract negotiations.
Firefighters Knock Down Flames At Craftsman-Style Homes In Koreatown AreaA fire destroyed two homes Friday in the Koreatown area, but no one was hurt.
Powerball Jackpot Hits $314MLottery officials say the Powerball jackpot has soared to $314 million for Saturday’s drawing, raising the possibility of another billion-dollar jackpot.
More Than 1,500 Positions Available At South LA Job FairThe South Los Angeles WorkSource Center held the hiring event from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at 3965 South Vermont Avenue.
17 Arrested Following Trump's Speech In Costa MesaSeventeen people were in custody Friday after thousands of protesters clashed with motorists and police during Donald Trump's speech in Costa Mesa.

Entertainment

Proposed John Wayne Day Rejected Over Decades-Old Racist CommentsWhat a California lawmaker intended as a benign resolution honoring a late, world-renowned movie icon exploded into an emotional debate over decades-old racist comments.
Prince's 'Purple Rain' Coat Up For Auction A rare piece of movie memorabilia from Prince's 1984 classic film "Purple Rain" is hitting the auction block.
Local Teen Gains Virtual Fame After Asking Taylor Swift To Prom In Viral VideoHome video of a 17-year-old asking pop star Taylor Swift to the prom has gone viral with tens of thousands of hits.
'Loveline' Ends After More Than 3 Decades On The AirPinsky said he is leaving to focus on his family and other projects.
AP: Investigators Looking Into Whether Prince Died From OverdoseInvestigators are looking into whether Prince died from an overdose and whether a doctor was prescribing him drugs in the weeks before he was found dead at his home in suburban Minneapolis, a law enforcement official told The Associated Press on Thursday.
Prince-Themed Salon To Donate Proceeds From Purple Hair Extensions To Charity He SupportedMany fans of Prince have been remembering the legendary singer since his death one week ago Thursday. But Burbank salon "Darling Nikki’s" has been dedicated to him for years.

Business

USA Today Owner Gannett Offers $388M For LA Times Publisher TribuneNewspaper publisher Gannett wants to buy Tribune Publishing for more than $388 million, in a deal that would give the owner of USA Today control of the Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune and several other newspapers.
Governor Brown To Sign $15 Minimum Wage Bill Into Law On MondayGovernor Jerry Brown says he is ready to make history on Monday, when he plans to make California the first state in the nation to raise the minimum wage to a record-shattering $15 an hour.
Kohl's Plans To Close 7 Southern California LocationsKohl's is closing 18 locations nationwide, seven of which are located in Southern California.
Apple Unveils New Smaller iPhone, iPad For Business UseApple unveiled a small new iPhone, a new iPad tablet for business use and price cuts for its Apple Watch at a product event Monday.
California's Unemployment Rate Dips To 5.5 PercentCalifornia's unemployment rate was 5.5 percent in February, continuing a slight downward trend but remaining higher than the nation's jobless rate as a whole, state figures indicated Friday.
Class-Action Alleges Certain Fitbit Trackers Fail To Accurately Measure User Heart RatesA Southern California woman, who is part of a class-action against Fitbit, Inc., is sharing her concern over the fitness tracker she alleges failed to accurately measure her heart rate.

Politics

California's June Primary Gets Extra $16M As Interest SurgesCalifornia's Legislature is approving $16 million to help county election officials deal with a surge of interest in the June primary and a crush of petition signatures for ballot measures.
Bill Seeks To Open California Health Exchange To ImmigrantsThe measure, approved Tuesday by Democrats in the Assembly Health Committee, would extend California's recent efforts to integrate people living in the country without authorization,.
Street Artist Says He's Installed Anti-Trump Parking Signs In LA, Other CitiesA Los Angeles street artist known for thought-provoking displays says he's unveiled his latest installation: “No Trump Anywhere” parking signs.
Anaheim City Council To Vote On Resolution That Would Condemn Trump's 'Negative Rhetoric'The Anaheim City Council Tuesday plans to vote on a resolution condemning what some members call Donald Trump’s "negative rhetoric."
Los Angeles Marches, Rallies Commemorate Armenian KillingsThousands gathered in Hollywood Sunday morning in remembrance of the 1915 massacre of Armenians.
Assemblyman Responds To Domestic Violence Allegations Made Against Him By Estranged WifeFor the first time on-camera, a lawmaker is responding to domestic violence allegations made by his estranged wife.

Health

Monrovia Teacher Raises Thousands To Send Student With Autism On Dream Trip To 'Thomas The Tank Engine' Theme ParkA local teacher has raised thousands of dollars to send one of her students to Thomas Land, a "Thomas The Tank Engine"-inspired theme park in the Boston area.
UCLA Study: Zika Virus Could Mutate Rapidly, Spread Swiftly Across GlobeThe Zika virus possesses the ability to mutate rapidly, meaning the current outbreak of the virus has the potential to spread swiftly around the world, according to a UCLA study released Friday.
Us Officials: The More We Learn About Zika, Scarier It IsPresident Obama seeks $1.9 billion to help fight the epidemic. But his request has stalled in Congress.
Samsung Patents Contact Lenses With Built-In CameraSamsung has been granted a patent in South Korea for contact lenses with a display that projects images directly into the wearer's eyes.
Customer Sues Santa Clarita Nail Salon For Loss Of Her ToeSonia Algara claims a botched pedicure gave her an infection, causing her to lose a toe within a week.
Hundreds Of Volunteers Help Homeowners With Exide CleanupHundreds of volunteers were out on Saturday helping homeowners to get their soil tested, as a result of the Exide Battery-Facility contamination.

CBS National News

Pentagon releases report on botching bombing of hospital in Afghanistan
Communities plead for more money to fight Zika
Bernie Sanders joins union picketers in Indiana
Protesters delay California Trump appearance
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New details surface about search for missing Florida teens

CBS World News

Pentagon releases report on botching bombing of hospital in Afghanistan
Aleppo not included in new partial Syrian cease-fire
Battered Aleppo not included in latest Syria cease fire
Navy commander sentenced to 78 months in bribery scandal
Video shows family getting attacked in Thailand
Obamas start Twitter war with British royals

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