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  • Man charged in Venice burglary that caused woman to flee to roof

    A Los Angeles man was charged Friday in the break-in of a Venice home that forced its female resident to escape to the roof. The Los Angeles County district attorney's office says Christian Broyles Hicks, 29, faces one felony count of first-degree...
  • L.A. firefighter's lawyer asks jurors to acquit client in assault case

    L.A. firefighter's lawyer asks jurors to acquit client in assault case
    The attorney for a Los Angeles City firefighter accused of assaulting a woman feeding stray cats told jurors on Friday that his client only began throwing punches at the victim after she kicked his elderly mother. Surveillance video captured last year...
  • Man sentenced for stealing celebrity trainer Jillian Michaels' Bentley

    Man sentenced for stealing celebrity trainer Jillian Michaels' Bentley
    A man who stole a Bentley from the Malibu driveway of celebrity trainer Jillian Michaels was sentenced Friday to 17 years in state prison. Gerjuan Deshon Harmon, 31, was convicted earlier this year of first-degree burglary with a person present and...
  • Two Long Beach men held on suspicion of running PCP lab in home

    Two Long Beach men were arrested Friday after an alleged lab for producing PCP was discovered, officials say. Authorities responded about 1 a.m. to a home in the 4300 block of Maury Avenue after neighbors reported a strong chemical smell, according to a...
  • Fourth victim of Washington high school shooting dies

    Andrew Fryberg, one of the students shot at a Washington state high school last month, succumbed to his injuries Friday night, according to Harborview Medical Center officials. Fryberg, 15, died 14 days after he was shot in the head at Marysville-...
  • Encino man pleads not guilty in Griffith Park attack

    Encino man pleads not guilty in Griffith Park attack
    An Encino man pleaded not guilty Wednesday to attacking a man with a rock and a steel trash can at Griffith Park, authorities said. Tyrone Isumu, 54, is charged with attempted murder after severely injuring the man, who is comatose and has paralysis,...
  • More than 60% of state parole agents' caseloads exceed policy limits

    More than 60% of state parole agents' caseloads exceed policy limits
    More than 60% of California’s parole agents monitoring sex offenders have caseloads that exceed department policy, a report released Wednesday from the Office of the Inspector General found. An agent can have 20 high-risk or 40 non-high-risk...
  • Missing Fox executive's remains found by hikers in rural desert

    The remains of Gavin Smith, a 20th Century Fox distribution executive who disappeared more than two years ago, have been found and positively identified by the Los Angeles County coroner, authorities said late Wednesday. Smith had not been seen since...
  • Proposition 46, on medical malpractice awards, fails

    Proposition 46, which would have changed California's medical malpractice law, has failed, AP reports. It would have raised the limit on lawsuit awards for pain and suffering from $250,000 to about $1.1 million, to account for inflation since the cap...
  • Ice cream man assaulted, accused of killing child with truck in South L.A.

    Ice cream man assaulted, accused of killing child with truck in South L.A.
    An ice cream truck driver was assaulted in South L.A. after he allegedly hit and killed a child with his truck Wednesday night. The incident happened about 7:10 p.m. in the 200 block of East 97th Street, police said. The unidentified child was...
  • The drumbeat of innocence: Another wrongfully convicted man is freed

    The drumbeat of innocence: Another wrongfully convicted man is freed
    A few weeks ago, North Carolina freed two half-brothers from prison — one from death row — after 30 years because the men were innocent of the murder for which they were convicted. Now the state has released another man who spent 38 years in...