| Jul 2, 2013
| 8:12 PM
Civil rights leaders in the Antelope Valley demanded reforms from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department on Tuesday, claiming racially biased policing has left residents living in fear.
The U.S. Department of Justice last week found that local...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 12:01 AM
NEWPORT BEACH — The first home run that Morgan Derifield hit Tuesday night at Bonita Canyon Sports Park was impressive, as he had to reach down to club a three-run shot to center field.
The second home run that Derifield hit, a two-run rocket shot...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 1:44 PM
Talar Malakian, a fresh-faced recent college graduate, has taken the helm of the Glendale chapter of the Armenian National Committee, replacing former executive director Elen Asatryan.
Asatryan, who had been with the Glendale advocacy group since 2006,...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 7:08 PM
Bail was denied Wednesday for a security guard accused of fatally shooting his girlfriend as her 4-year-old son screamed for him to stop.
Wynton Collins, 28, who works for a private firm that provides security for Chicago Housing Authority buildings,...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 10:45 PM
JURUPA VALLEY — Put in a situation where there wasn’t room for error, the Crescenta Valley 9-10 All-Star softball team shored up its pitching and defense to keep its championship aspirations alive.
Thanks to some clutch hitting from Alex...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 8:00 PM
An Upper Marlboro man was convicted Monday of orchestrating a scheme to steal nearly $1.4 million from the Baltimore Housing Authority, the U.S. Department of Justice said.
Daren Kareem Gadsden, aka "D," was a designated landlord in the city's Section...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 3:15 PM
One District 62 All-Star team has extended its season and two others saw their respective postseason runs come to an end in Little League tournament action this week.
Ocean View's 9-10 All-Star team stayed alive in Division III Sub-Division South...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 5:41 PM
A U.S. postal worker and another man followed a 16-year-old boy around a Chicago Housing Authority complex before the second man shot the teen to death, Cook County prosecutors alleged Saturday.
On July 14, Aries Sanders, 24, the postal worker, and...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 6:12 PM
Rahshone Burnett was supposed to use the millions of dollars won by his young nieces and nephews in a wrongful-death lawsuit to ensure that they thrived after the tragedy of losing their mother and brother in a 2001 fire.
Instead, prosecutors say,...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 7:24 PM
No one was injured in a small fire at a Chicago Housing Authority senior living building on the Near North Side this evening, authorities said.
Firefighters were called to the building, 116 W. Elm St., about 8:30 p.m., and were able to put out the...
| Oct 25, 2013
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