Push For Smartphone 'Kill Switch' Moves Forward In SacramentoLegislation requiring manufacturers to install shut-off functions in smartphones as a way to deter thefts is on the verge of passing the Legislature.
Los Angeles Dog, Cat Kill Rate Hits New LowIf Los Angeles reduces the number of shelter animals killed to 10 percent, it would qualify as a no-kill city. At the current reduction rate, LA could become the nation's largest no-kill city by 2017.
Canyon Country Man Sentenced To 9 Years In Prison For Trying To Arrange Wife's MurderA Canyon Country businessman Wednesday was sentenced to nine years in prison for trying to hire an associate to kill his wife.
Fish Kill In Marina Del Rey Harbor Blamed On Lack Of OxygenState officials say a lack of oxygen caused the death of tens of thousands of fish that likely sought shelter in a Marina del Rey harbor.
Boy, 13, Sentenced To At Least 7 Years For Murder Of Neo-Nazi FatherA 13-year-old boy who became one of the nation's youngest killers when he shot his neo-Nazi father to death as the man slept was sentenced to at least 7 years in a juvenile facility Thursday.
Algae Blooms Blamed For Fish Die-Off At Lake LinderoA massive cleanup effort was underway Wednesday after hundreds of dead fish were found in an Agoura Hills lake.
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