Hopefuls Line Up For Chance At Powerball And Mega Millions Jackpots, Each Offering Up More Than $400 Million This WeekendA customer that purchased a lottery ticket Wednesday at the General Store in Compton won $2.5 million, matching all the number with the exception of the Powerball.
Compton's 90221 Celebrates With 'Date Meets Zip' Commemorative PostmarkThe U.S. Post Office on South Santa Fe Avenue celebrated the confluence of numbers with a special “Date Meets Zip” event Thursday. Workers at the post office handed out a specially-designed postmark and stamped envelopes for customers.
Traquan Bell Of Compton Arrested In Series Of Downtown LA Jewelry Store Robberies, TheftsTraquan Bell, 32, of Compton, was arrested Friday in Costa Mesa. He is being held without bail.
Firefighters Battle Second-Alarm Blaze At Compton Auto Body ShopHeavy smoke was spotted coming from A&J Body Shop at the corner of Compton Boulevard and Pearl Avenue at about 6:30 a.m. A second alarm was declared about a half hour later.
Deputy-Involved Shooting In Compton Leads To Large Law Enforcement PresenceA deputy-involved shooting led to a large law enforcement presence in Compton Thursday. 
Compton City Councilman Isaac Galvan, 5 Others Charged With Election FraudGalvan and former Compton City Council candidate Jace Dawson, both 34, were charged with working together to help Galvan retain his District 2 seat. Dawson also faces a charge of trying to bribe a registrar employee as she was counting ballots on election night.
Father Finds Missing 14-Year-Old Son Shot Dead In Compton AlleyThe deceased boy was found by his father in a travel trailer.
Our Lady Of Victory In Compton Hosts Popup Vaccine Clinic SundaySt. John's Well Child and Family Center hosted a popup vaccine clinic outside Our Lady of Victory Church in Compton Sunday. 
Compton Woman Wins $50,000 In California's Vaccine LotteryThere are many benefits to getting vaccinated, but for one Compton women, it paid $50,000.
Deputies Respond To Report Of Shooting In Compton, Discover One Victim Shot And KilledSheriff's deputies were called to a house on West 156th Street and South Barclay Avenue around 5:46 p.m. with reports of a shooting, where one victim shot and killed was lying outside.
Victor Sosa Wanted In Fatal Stabbing Of 19-Year-Old Girlfriend, Daisy DelaoVictor Hugo Sosa was identified this week by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department as the suspect in the murder of his girlfriend, Daisy Delao.