Fontella Bass, a St. Louis-born soul singer who hit the top of the R&B charts with “Rescue Me” in 1965, has died. She was 72.
Authorities Saturday continued to investigate a collision that claimed the life of a 61-year-old woman whose car struck a light pole in Torrance.
The former assistant sheriff of Orange County, Don Haidl, died Tuesday night, CBS2 confirmed.
A pedestrian was fatally struck by a vehicle in unincorporated Rowland Heights.
Television producer and executive Henry Colman — whose credits include “The Love Boat,” ”Hawaii Five-O” and “Green Acres” — has died at age 89.
A search was under way for as many as five men wanted in connection with a deadly overnight shooting in South Los Angeles.
A former Westminster police officer convicted of kidnap and rape has been found dead in his jail cell hours before he was scheduled to make a court appearance.
A man has died while trimming a tree in Hollywood, a fire official said Saturday.
Michael Clarke Duncan’s fiancee said the Oscar nominee for “The Green Mile” died Monday while being hospitalized following a July heart attack.
Hal David, who along with partner Burt Bacharach penned dozens of timeless songs for movies, television and a variety of recording artists in the 1960s and beyond, has died. He was 91.
Jerry Nelson, the puppeteer behind Count von Count on PBS’ “Sesame Street,” has died.
Comedic actor, William Windom, died at the age of 88.
Irving Fein, a producer and manager who steered the careers of comedy greats George Burns and Jack Benny and named actress Lana Turner the “Sweater Girl,” has died, his daughter said Tuesday. He was 101.
Albert Freeman Jr., the veteran actor who played Elijah Muhammad in Spike Lee’s epic film, “Malcolm X,” has died. He was 78.
A 21-year-old man struck by a car while running across a street in Moreno Valley succumbed to his wounds, a sheriff’s spokesman said Saturday.