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Son Of LA City Councilman Under Fire For Job At Recently Scrutinized SoCal Water District

The son of a Los Angeles city councilman has come under fire due to his six-figure salary with a Southern California water district that is reportedly under federal investigation.

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LA Panel To Tackle Ballooning Budget Deficit

The “Los Angeles 2020 Commission” will be tasked with offering solutions for a projected $165 million deficit for the next fiscal year beginning in July.


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Police Make Quick Work Of Suspect In Chase Ending In Commerce

A brief police chase that stated in Bell nabbed a suspect Friday evening in Commerce.


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Postal Worker Placed On Leave After Alleged Assault On Girl, 11

A Southland U.S. postal worker was on unpaid leave on Tuesday after allegedly assaulting an 11-year-old girl.



710 Freeway Reopened After Downed Power Lines Cause Crash

Commuters on the 710 Freeway in the city of Commerce were brought to a standstill on Monday after a crash involving downed power lines closed the freeway.


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Suspect In Fatal Hit-And-Run Street Race Crash Surrenders

Officials say the suspect in a fatal hit-and-run accident that took the life of a man who was a spectator at a street race, surrendered to authorities Saturday.


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Street Racing Possibly To Blame In Fatal Commerce Hit-And-Run

Deputies are investigating a fatal hit-and-run accident that took place in an area known for street racing.

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Freight Train Derailment Interrupts Metrolink Service In Commerce

Riders of Metrolink trains 603, 605, 607 and 685 will not be able to stop at the Commerce station Friday morning due to a freight train derailment.

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Commerce City Councilman Faces Prison After Pleading Guilty To Conspiracy

Robert Fierro could face up to five years in prison after pleading guilty to a federal conspiracy charge.

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‘The Sorry Booth’ Enables Apologies From Afar

Whether you have made a big mistake or told a little white lie, just step into The Sorry Booth and apologize without that awkward face-to-face encounter.


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KFWB On Your Corner: LA Chamber Of Commerce

Los Angeles is part of what many consider to be the central passage to the Pacific Rim and all major financial markets around the world.


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LA County Inmate Bus Involved In Crash On 5 Freeway

Several Los Angeles County inmate-transport buses have been involved in a collision on the northbound Golden State (5) Freeway Thursday.

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Woman Arrested After Crash Involving Sheriff’s Patrol Car

Investigators say a woman whose vehicle crashed into a parked Los Angeles sheriff’s patrol car has been arrested for investigation of drunken driving and felony hit-and-run.


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2 Arrested After Police Shooting, Hour-Long Pursuit

A man suspected of stealing a white GMC Yukon led the California Highway Patrol on an hour-long pursuit from East Los Angeles to Mission Viejo Thursday morning.


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’99 Cents Only’ May Take Company Private

Discount store operator 99 Cents Only Stores has received a proposal to take the company private from the company’s founding family and investment firm Leonard Green & Partners LP for $19.09 per share.