Downey

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Downey Man, 22, Drowns Off The Coast Of San Diego

Azfar Alam was found unconscious in the water at La Jolla Cove on Friday evening, along with a teenage girl who was also unresponsive.

07/12/2015

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Downey Resident Stumbles Upon Suspected Burglar In Her Kitchen

Downey police say a neighbor called them Thursday after spotting the transient climbing the victim’s second-story balcony.

07/08/2015

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KNX On Your Corner: Oldest McDonald’s

There are literally thousands of McDonald’s restaurants in the U.S. and around the world.

06/12/2015

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KNX On Your Corner: Columbia Memorial Space Center

How would you like to send your child into space?

06/12/2015

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KNX On Your Corner: Kaiser Permanente

The largest employer in the city of Downey is Kaiser Permanente where more than 5,000 people work.

06/12/2015

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KNX On Your Corner: 1st Taco Bell

Taco Bell serves more than 2 billion people every year at more than 6,000 restaurants around the world.

06/12/2015

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KNX On Your Corner: Downey History

When it comes to achievements in aerospace, there’s no argument many of those were made in Downey.

06/12/2015

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KNX On Your Corner: Bob’s Broiler

A Downey landmark since the 1950s was almost completely demolished a few years ago.

06/12/2015

1st November 1976:  American brother and sister pop duo Richard and Karen Carpenter (1950 - 1983), back stage at the London Palladium. The Carpenters' first hit, 'Close To You' in 1970, was followed by a string of others, including 'We've Only Just Begun', 1970, 'For All We Know', 1971, and 'Top Of The World', 1973.  (Photo by Evening Standard/Getty Images)

KNX On Your Corner: The Carpenters

One of the most successful duo’s in music history were from Downey.

06/12/2015

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2 Injured In Downey House Fire

Two people suffered minor injuries Friday in a house fire in Downey.

05/08/2015

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Man Found Shot To Death On Downey Sidewalk

A man was found shot to death on a sidewalk near Woodruff and Nance avenues in Downey early Sunday morning, police said.

04/19/2015

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Police Called, Mall Shut Down As 2,000 Teens Turn Out For Pro Skateboarders’ Appearance

There was a mob scene at the Stonewood Center shopping mall, in the 200 block of Stonewood Street, where hundreds of teenagers turned out for an appearance by 15-year-old professional skateboarder Steven Fernandez.

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Retired LAPD Detective Pleads Not Guilty To Child Porn Charges

A retired Los Angeles Police Department detective pleaded not guilty Friday to charges of possession and distributing child pornography.

03/27/2015

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Warren High Student Arrested In Threat Of School Shooting Via Instagram

A ninth-grader at Warren High School in Downey was arrested Thursday on suspicion of posting a threat of a shooting over social media, police said.

03/12/2015

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Missing Irvine Man Located At Downey Gasoline Statioin

An 86-year-old man who had been reported missing from Irvine on Saturday was located in Downey on Sunday afternoon, police said.

03/08/2015

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