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Riverside Family Sues Nurse After Traces Of Chemical Found On Shirt Of Burned Child

A Riverside family is suing a nurse and a home-health agency after a young special-needs boy was severely burned while under care.

06/29/2015

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Half-Ton Of Illegal Fireworks Confiscated From Shed In Garden Grove

Authorities confiscated a half-ton of illegal fireworks from a shed in Orange County as part of an effort to increase safety for the 4th of July holiday.

06/24/2015

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LA Mayor Signs City’s Minimum Wage Increase Into Law

The mayor joined officials Saturday afternoon at Martin Luther King Jr. Park, located in the 3900 block of Western Avenue, for the signing.

06/13/2015

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Inglewood Sues Activist Who Criticized Mayor On Video

A local man is taking on the city of Inglewood in a vocal way as the city remains involved in a bitter legal battle with a number of its own citizens. The mayor of Inglewood is one of the key figures in the dispute, as the citizens and their attorneys say that this is an issue of free speech.

06/02/2015

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Undercover Sting Busts DUI Offenders Caught Driving Moments After Losing Licenses

An undercover sting in Newport Beach caught drivers behind the wheel just moments after exiting court with suspended licenses.

06/01/2015

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Terminal Single Mother Fights To Validate ‘Die With Dignity’ Law In California

A terminally-ill single mother is fronting a lawsuit claiming that California law actually allows doctors to help terminally-ill patients end their own lives.

05/18/2015

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Group Claiming To Be Descendants Of Knights Templar Arrested In Impersonating Police Officers

Three individuals claiming to be part of the “Masonic Fraternal Police Department” and descendants of the “Knights Templar” have been arrested for impersonating peace officers.

05/05/2015

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Pair Of Families Seek Justice After Dog Maims Boy, Kills Pet

A pair of local families are dealing with substantial consequences following two devastating dog attacks, one maiming a young boy and the other leaving a pet dead.

05/04/2015

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$2M Moreno Valley Overpass On Indefinite Hold Due To Birds Nests

Part of the Theodore Street Overpass in Moreno Valley needs to be demolished following a big-rig accident back in January.

03/23/2015

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L.A. County Passes Measure Requiring Cat Owners To Spay Pets

Los Angeles County supervisors have passed a measure requiring residents in unincorporated neighborhoods to spay and neuter their cats.

02/17/2015

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FAA Reveals Proposals For New Regulations On Commercial Drone Use

The Federal Aviation Administration has revealed new proposals for regulations supporting the commercial use of small drones.

02/15/2015

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Revenge Porn Website Operator Convicted Under New California Law

Kevin Bollaert was found guilty Monday of identity theft and extortion. It’s one of the first convictions under a new California law that outlawed revenge porn.

02/02/2015

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Nevada Considers Condom Requirement That Caused Porn Production To Flee L.A.

Nevada currently has no rules specifically covering pornography production. And no permit is needed to film on private property, a home or in a hotel room, according to the state film office.

01/23/2015

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Hundreds Of Undocumented Immigrants Apply For Driver’s Licenses

Hundreds of undocumented immigrants lined up Friday outside California Department of Motor Vehicles locations to apply for driver’s licenses.

01/02/2015

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Signatures Submitted To Fight California Bag Ban

If the referendum qualifies, the nation’s first statewide ban on single-use plastic bags will be suspended until voters weigh in, effectively buying plastic bag manufacturers more time.

12/29/2014

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