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Clippers’ Barnes Fined For Comments Made Courtside To James Harden’s Mother

Los Angeles Clippers forward Matt Barnes was fined $50,000 by the NBA on Friday for directing inappropriate language at a courtside fan who turned out to be Houston star James Harden’s mother.


Slava Voynov #26 of the Los Angeles Kings (Photo credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Kings Fined $100K After Suspended Voynov Skates With Teammates

The Los Angeles Kings have been fined $100,000 for allowing suspended defenseman Slava Voynov, who is facing a domestic violence charge, to skate with the team, league officials announced Tuesday.


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SoCal Vendors Fined In Farmers Market Crackdown

Nearly two dozen vendors have been fined or sanctioned for misleading buyers at farmers markets in Southern California about “locally grown” produce, according to reports Friday.


Steelers Head Coach Mike Tomlin (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Keidel: Tomlin Goes From Black & Gold To Black & Blue

But no matter how black or gold my allegiance, no matter how nostalgic I feel about them. and no matter how deep the Rooney roots run in NFL history, there’s no excuse for their head coach’s conduct on Thanksgiving.


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2 SoCal Hospitals Fined For Leaving Surgical Equipment Inside Patients

Keck Hospital of USC and the Motion Picture & Television Hospital in Woodland Hills were each fined by the California Department of Public Health for cases of surgical equipment being left inside patients, the state announced Friday.



OC Couple Threatened With $500-Per-Meeting Fines For Home Bible Study

An Orange County couple has been ordered to stop holding a Bible study in their home on the grounds that the meeting violates a city ordinance as a “church” and not as a private gathering.

CBS Los Angeles–09/20/2011

California Judge Fines Target $22.5 Million

Prosecutors say a California judge has ordered Target Corp. to pay $22.5 million for illegally disposing hazardous waste at stores throughout the state.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/03/2011

Head Coach Doc Rivers of the Boston Celtics reacts during the game against the Washington Wizards at the Verizon Center on January 22, 2011 in Washington, DC. (credit: Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Celtics Coach Rivers Fined $15,000 After Ejection

Boston Celtics coach Doc Rivers has been fined $15,000 for leaving the court too slowly after being ejected from a game in Phoenix.


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US Postal Service Fined $220K For Carson Safety Hazards

Regulators say machines used at a postal processing plant in Carson exposed workers to potentially life-threatening injuries.



USC, 4 Other Hospitals Fined For Safety Violations

A handful of Southern California health care facilities will have to pay up for improper maintenance and other violations.


SpaceX Fined For Hazardous Waste Violations

The California rocket developer Space Explorations Technologies has been fined $45,600 for hazardous waste violations.