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  • South Pasadena students plotted high school massacre, police say

    South Pasadena students plotted high school massacre, police say
    For days, authorities say, two South Pasadena High School students plotted a massacre for when classes resumed after summer. They swapped ideas over Skype about using explosives and firearms to target three school staff members and kill as many students...
  • Body of Marine's missing wife found; former neighbor held

     Body of Marine's missing wife found; former neighbor held
    They were neighbors in a housing complex for junior enlisted Marines at the desert base at Twentynine Palms. The husband in one couple and the wife in the other shared a passion for horses. They volunteered at a horse rescue facility in nearby Yucca...
  • L.A. takes gentle approach to conserving water during drought

     L.A. takes gentle approach to conserving water during drought
    For all the tough talk about cracking down on water wasters, Los Angeles and other California cities are choosing gentle coaxing over costly fines. Los Angeles officials announced Monday that they are beefing up their water-wasting patrols but will keep...
  • Suspect killed, officer critically wounded in San Bernardino shooting

    Suspect killed, officer critically wounded in San Bernardino shooting
    A predawn stop erupted into a lengthy shootout on a residential street in San Bernardino early Friday, leaving a veteran officer seriously wounded and a heavily armed suspect shot dead by the officer's partner, a rookie trainee two months out of the...
  • Gov. Brown urges $3 million in legal aid for immigrant children

    Seeking to address a swell of unaccompanied children from Central America who have immigrated to the U.S. illegally in recent months, Gov. Jerry Brown and other California lawmakers announced a proposal Thursday to provide $3 million in legal aid to those...
  • Atty. Gen. Harris seeks to overturn ban on California executions

    Atty. Gen. Harris seeks to overturn ban on California executions
    A federal judge's "flawed" decision declaring California's enforcement of the death penalty unconstitutional will be appealed, Atty. Gen. Kamala D. Harris announced Thursday. Harris will ask the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals to overturn last month's...
  • LAUSD report faults iPad bidding

    LAUSD report faults iPad bidding
    The groundbreaking effort to provide an iPad to every Los Angeles student, teacher and school administrator was beset by inadequate planning, a lack of transparency and a flawed bidding process, according to the draft of an internal school district report...
  • Couple in selfies linked to stolen phone aren't suspects, police say

    Days after a Santa Clarita woman's home was burglarized, selfies of a mysterious couple started popping up on her cloud-based storage account, most likely via her stolen iPhone. Seizing on the potential lead, Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department...
  • Judge orders Target to stop building Hollywood shopping center

    Judge orders Target to stop building Hollywood shopping center
    A judge has called for retail giant Target Corp. to stop work on a partly built shopping center in Hollywood, handing a stinging setback to a project championed by Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti. Superior Court Judge Richard L. Fruin Jr. sided with two...
  • California high school seniors beat national averages on ACT exams

    California high school seniors beat national averages on ACT exams
    California high school seniors outperformed their peers nationally in all categories of the ACT college entrance exam this year, according to data released Wednesday. Nearly a third of 2014 high school seniors in California took the ACT. With a...
  • L.A. Unified teachers decry new student tracking system

    L.A. Unified teachers decry new student tracking system
    Los Angeles Unified spent about $112 million on an online student tracking program a decade ago but dumped it two years ago in favor of another one that promised a streamlined way to manage enrollment, attendance and grades for the nation's second-largest...