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Police Continue To Investigate Deadly Shooting Near Venice Beach

Deputies on Monday announced the arrest of a man in connection with a deadly shooting that took place near Venice Beach.


Scores of women, and some men, went topless on Venice Beach for "Go Topless Day." (credit: Claudia Peschiutta/KNX 1070)

Weekend GoTopless Day Events Begin With Party, Carnival In West Los Angeles

A party and “cosmic carnival” with discounted admission for topless attendees will be held in West Los Angeles Friday night to begin a weekend lobbying effort to for women to be allowed to go bare-breasted in public.


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Multiple People Injured In Mid-City 4-Vehicle Crash

As many as five people were injured following a multi-vehicle crash in the Mid-City area.



Stolen Stradivarius Violin Worth $5 Million Sat In Venice Basement For Years

The case contained a famous Stradivarius that had been stolen from renowned violinist Roman Totenberg in 1980, likely by Johnson, who died in November 2011 at age 58.


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Your Guide To ‘CicLAvia: Culver City Meets Venice’

The six-mile route starts at 9 a.m. and runs from Culver City to Venice. There is no official beginning or end point so participants can start anywhere on the route and proceed in either direction.


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Definitely Not A Dud

Dudley Market is the newest café to open right next to the beach, making it perfect for all of your munching needs. They offer both a sit down option or a grab and go…


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Driver Who Killed Honeymooner At Venice Boardwalk Seeks New Trial

The driver who killed a honeymooner on the tourist-crowded Venice Beach boardwalk and injured 17 others is seeking a new trial.


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Best Pizza In Venice

Who doesn’t love pizza? Whether you’re celebrating a victory, drowning your sorrows, gathering with family, or hanging out bachelor style, pizza is quite possibly the perfect food. If you’re on the westside and that craving […]


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New Video Surfaces Showing Moments Before Attack Involving Lifeguard In Venice

New video has surfaced showing the moments before a confrontation unfolded between a lifeguard and a group of people on the Venice Beach pier.


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Lifeguard Attacked Along Crowded Venice Pier In Confrontation That Was Caught On Video

Three people are under arrest in connection with an attack on a lifeguard at the Venice Pier, authorities said.


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Lifeguards Warn Of Strong Rip Currents At LA Beaches

Lifeguards warned the public on Wednesday of dangerous rip currents that have formed along the coast of Los Angeles County beaches.


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LA County Lifeguards Warn Of Strong Rip Currents Along Coast

Lifeguards say a south swell brought powerful currents to L.A. County beaches, resulting in a rescue effort just south of the Venice Pier around 3 p.m.

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Venice lightning strike victim Nick Fagnano in an undated photo. (credit: Fagnano Family/CBS)

Loved Ones Remember Man Killed In Venice Lightning Strike

Loved ones of Nick Fagnano gathered on the sand at 2:30 p.m. – the moment he was struck by lightning one year ago.

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Knife-Wielding Man Shot By LAPD Officers Dies Of His Injuries

A man who was shot by Los Angeles police for brandishing a knife at a Venice coffeehouse on Monday has died, authorities said Thursday.


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Only On 9: Burglar May Have Captured His Own Likeness On Cellphone Video

Police say they’re not sure if this alleged hot prowler is responsible for other crimes in the area. But with 30 hot prowl burglaries committed since the beginning of the year, they can’t rule it out.