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Elderly Woman Injured In Van Nuys Shooting; Suspect Remains At Large

Police were on the scene of a shooting Thursday that injured an elderly woman in Van Nuys.


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Gordo Goes Home! Dog Hit In Police Pursuit Recovering With Family After Leg-Saving Surgery

The 1-year-old Maltese mix had a warm homecoming in South Los Angeles Tuesday night – nearly a week after he was run over by a stolen vehicle suspect during a wild chase through the area last Wednesday.

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Gordo The Dog Cleared For Release After ‘Miraculous’ Recovery From Pursuit Crash

Doctors first believed Gordo, a mild-mannered Maltese mix, would lose his limb completely after the rim of a van driven by a stolen vehicle suspect sliced his hip joint during a wild chase in South Los Angeles.

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Dog Hit By Suspect’s Vehicle In Police Chase Comes Through Surgery ‘Like A Rock Star’

A dog that was struck by a suspect’s vehicle during a high speed chase was in stable condition Thursday but will have to undergo surgery to determine if he will lose his leg.

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Sheriff’s Deputy Hospitalized After Accidentally Shooting Himself In Leg

A Riverside County sheriff’s spokesperson said the deputy was serving court documents to a resident in the 3000 block of Eucalyptus Avenue at about 2 p.m. when a dog came at him aggressively.


Police say Juan Hernandez’s pickup truck was stolen sometime on May 26. (courtesy Santa Ana PD)

OC Man’s Truck, Artificial Limb Stolen At Knott’s Berry Farm

Investigators were asking for the public’s help after an Orange County man who lost his left leg in a gang-related incident had his prosthetic leg stolen at an amusement park.


Luke Hancock attends to Kevin Ware after Ware crumpled to the floor with a broken leg. (credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images Sport)

The Latest On Kevin Ware’s Leg Injury

If you didn’t see it, you probably have heard about it. A healthy 20-year-old athlete jumping to block a shot, then landing in some awkward way that caused his lower leg to snap.

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JLo’s Leg Stumps Cleavage at GRAMMYS

Always one to stun on the red carpet of the GRAMMY Awards, Jennifer Lopez might have people finally saying, “What green dress? Did you see the black one she wore?” The twittersphere lit up once […]


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Police: Man Was Drinking Before He Impaled Leg On Hollywood Hills Fence

An intoxicated man who apparently climbed up a wall in an upscale Hollywood Hills neighborhood to take in the scenic view was impaled on a wrought iron fence early Friday.


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Woman With Amputated Leg Turned Away From Massage Parlor

Melissa Alvarado is a proud mother of three and a manager at a grocery store bakery. The Tujunga resident lost her left leg this past May after a severe fall and an infection.


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Parole Agent Accidentally Shoots Himself In Leg Before Arrest

A parole agent is recovering Tuesday after shooting himself in the leg while he prepared to make an arrest at a home.

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Elderly Woman Loses Leg In Pit Bull Attack

Emako Mendoza was mauled by two pit bulls belonging to her next door neighbor after the dogs crawled through a hole in the fence and attacked her in her backyard.

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Man Shot Inside Parking Structure Of Studio City Hotel

An 18-year-old man who was shot inside a parking structure outside a Studio City hotel is expected to recover.


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Zsa Zsa Gabor’s Right Leg Amputated

Actress Zsa Zsa Gabor had much of her right leg amputated Friday due to persistent blood clots and an infection that permeated the bone, according to publicist John Blanchette.