Report: Oscar-Nominated Syrian Cinematographer Blocked From Entering US"The White Helmets" was nominated for an Oscar for Best Documentary Short.
Arrest Of Iraqi Refugees On Terror-Related Charges Rekindles Immigration DebateA reporter tells KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO the arrest could have a big impact on local politics in both Northern and Southern California.
LA County Votes To Welcome Syrian Refugees To 'New, Peaceful And Productive Life'The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to welcome Syrian and other refugees fleeing persecution to a "new, peaceful and productive life in Los Angeles County."
House Passes Bill Co-Sponsored By Corona Lawmaker To Halt Syrian RefugeesRep. Ken Calvert (R-Corona) is cheering the passage of a bill he cosponsored to suspend the Obama administration's Middle Eastern refugee resettlement program until safeguards can be put into place.
Syrian Refugee In LA: 'We Don't Want Extremists Among Us'As the debate continues over Syrian refugees finding asylum in the United States, two such refugees, living locally, say they are worried after a number of governors said they will not let any more into their states.
Several State Governors Threaten Closed Borders To Syrian RefugeesCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown says he'll work closely with President Barack Obama to ensure any Syrian refugees coming to California are "fully vetted in a sophisticated and utterly reliable way."
Burbank Congressman Adam Schiff Calls For US To Expedite Immigration For 20,000 SyriansCongressman Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) is advocating for the United States to speed up immigration for 20,000 Syrians.
Dozens Of Anti-War Protesters Rally In HollywoodDemonstrators were protesting US involvement in Iraq, Afghanistan, Syria and even Venezuela.
SoCal Man Charged With Trying To Join Islamic State Terrorist GroupA Southern California man previously charged with passport fraud now faces more serious terrorism-related charges.
Rep. Schiff: Congress 'Should Have A Vote' On ISIS Military Action A Southland lawmaker is calling for President Obama to seek Congressional authorization for any expanded military effort to confront violent Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria.
Parents Of Journalist Murdered By Terrorists In 2002 React To ISIS BeheadingA video posted to social media Tuesday claimed to show the beheading of an American journalist by the terrorist group known as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, or ISIS, who have been the targets of US airstrikes in Iraq over recent weeks.
National Guard Reservist Arrested In Alleged LA Subway Attack PlotA National Guard reservist has been arrested at the U.S-Canada border in Washington for allegedly trying to aid al-Qaida in a plot to attack a Southland subway.