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  • Marines injured in Humvee crash on Interstate 5

    Two Marines in their 20s were injured Sunday morning in a Humvee accident that closed the southbound lanes of Interstate 5 near Camp Pendleton, officials said. The Marine who was driving the Humvee was taken by ambulance to Scripps Memorial Hospital...
  • Widow of cyclist killed by alleged drunk driver speaks out

    Widow of cyclist killed by alleged drunk driver speaks out
    When Sandra Eagleson describes how much her late husband loved her, she uses her celiac disease as an example. Shaun Eagleson didn't need to go gluten-free, but he decided to do so to eliminate the slim chance that he could cross-contaminate his wife'...
  • Motorcyclist, pedestrian die in separate collisions over the weekend

    Motorcyclist, pedestrian die in separate collisions over the weekend
    There were two fatal traffic collisions over the weekend in Burbank, one involving a motorcyclist and the other involving a pedestrian, police said. At around 2:15 a.m. Saturday, a collision occurred in the area of Riverside and Gaylord drives,...
  • Coral Springs man, 76, dies in car crash, son hospitalized

    Coral Springs man, 76, dies in car crash, son hospitalized
    A 76-year-old man died Sunday night after his son lost control of his car and hit a tree, authorities said. Luis Gomez, of Coral Springs, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash in the 2700 block of University Drive, said Lt. Brad McKeone, a...
  • Police investigating death of Cardinals prospect Taveras

    SANTO DOMINGO (Reuters) - St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny on Monday called the death of Oscar Taveras, a top prospect killed in a car accident, "a horrible loss of a life." Taveras, 22, was killed Sunday night along with Yamaly Arvelo, 18, while...
  • Woman arrested for alleged back-to-back collisions, assault

    A 29-year-old Burbank woman was slated to appear in court Monday after she allegedly rammed her vehicle into three cars while reportedly intoxicated in back-to-back hit-and-run collisions last week, and assaulted one of the drivers, police said....
  • Matheny says Taveras' death 'like a bad dream'

    The Sports Xchange Matheny says Taveras' death 'like a bad dream' St. Louis manager Mike Matheny has found it difficult to find the words following the tragic death Sunday of outfielder Oscar Taveras, one of the top prospects in the majors. Taveras,...
  • Man charged after car crashes into Hoffman Estates school

    Man charged after car crashes into Hoffman Estates school
    A man police say was running from a traffic stop has been charged with driving under the influence after he crashed into a Hoffman Estates school early Saturday, authorities said. Jonathan Carlos Hernandez, 23, of the 500 block of Southwood Circle in...
  • Brief police chase ends with crash in Glendale

    Brief police chase ends with crash in Glendale
    A woman driving a stolen truck led police on a 10-minute pursuit Monday that ended when she crashed the vehicle in Glendale, police said. Los Angeles police officers began chasing the driver, described as a woman between 25 and 30 years old, at the...
  • Cardinals in disbelief over Taveras' death

    Cardinals outfielder Oscar Taveras, a rising meteor of talent who was considered one of the top hitting prospects in the game since his first at-bat in the minor leagues, was killed in a car accident Sunday afternoon in his native Dominican Republic. He...
  • Four-car collision closes three lanes on Ventura (134) Freeway

    Four-car collision closes three lanes on Ventura (134) Freeway
    A Sig Alert was cleared at 5:06 p.m. and all lanes were reopened on the eastbound Ventura (134) Freeway following a four-car collision Saturday afternoon, according to the California Highway Patrol. Three lanes were closed for nearly an hour on the...