Coachella Valley High School has retired the controversial mascot some said was offensive to Arabs. (credit: CBS)

Coachella Valley High School Drops Controversial Arab Mascot

A belly-dancing genie that often appears with the mascot was also retired.


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Conrad’s Concussion Leads To Retirement Of MLS

Chivas USA defender Jimmy Conrad is retiring after a concussion limited him to two games this season.


Retired LA Deputy Gets 3 Years For Embezzlement

A retired Los Angeles sheriff’s deputy has been sentenced to three years in prison for embezzling nearly $500,000 in towing fees that should have gone to the city of La Puente.


Prosecutors: Ponzi Scheme Conned $7M From LA Transit Retirees

Thomas Mitchell, 64, pleaded guilty to a scheme that cheated retired transit operators by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority out of an estimated $7 million.



Retired LA Police Officers Charged For Impound Theft

Three security guards — two of which are retired police officers — have been charged for stealing items such as electronics, sunglasses, and loose change from hundreds of vehicles.



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