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4.4 Quake Rolls Through Los Angeles

March 17, 2014 | 7:25 am

4.4 Quake Rolls Through Los Angeles

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Quake hit at 6:25 a.m. and lasted 10 to 15 seconds, media reports say. No damage or injuries reported.

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Wildfire Burns 1,700 Acres Near Los Angeles, Destroys at Least 2 Homes

January 16, 2014 | 10:32 am

Wildfire Burns 1,700 Acres Near Los Angeles, Destroys at Least 2 Homes

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Authorities say they’ve arrested three people in connection with a brush fire near Glendora.

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Beauty and Time Compressed: A Small Collection of Favorite Time-Lapse Videos

January 15, 2014 | 9:03 am

Beauty and Time Compressed: A Small Collection of Favorite Time-Lapse Videos

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Speeded-up but poetic perspectives that capture the beauty of the Bay Area and the world beyond.

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L.A.’s New Traffic Nightmare: ‘Jamzilla’

January 14, 2014 | 3:22 pm

L.A.’s New Traffic Nightmare: ‘Jamzilla’

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Officials warn that Presidents Day weekend roadwork could unleash traffic monster.

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What Happened to Toxins in L.A. Seafloor Superfund Site?

November 18, 2013 | 6:15 pm

What Happened to Toxins in L.A. Seafloor Superfund Site?

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EPA suspends cleanup efforts at once-toxic hot spot off Southern California coast.

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How Imprisoned Mexican Mafia Leader Exerts Secret Control Over L.A. Street Gangs

September 19, 2013 | 3:55 pm

How Imprisoned Mexican Mafia Leader Exerts Secret Control Over L.A. Street Gangs

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A gang leader in the recent hunger strike allegedly sent a secret letter detailing “reglas” to gang members.

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RAND Study: LA Crime Increased When Pot Dispensaries Closed; City Attorney Says Data ‘Deeply Flawed’

September 21, 2011 | 2:49 pm

RAND Study: LA Crime Increased When Pot Dispensaries Closed; City Attorney Says Data ‘Deeply Flawed’

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Okay, medical marijuana fans, is this the study you’ve been waiting for? The RAND Corporation yesterday released a report called “Regulating Medical Marijuana Dispensaries — An Overview with Preliminary evidence of Their Impact on Crime.” (Read the study here (pdf). You can also listen to the lead author speak with KQED reporter Mina Kim. RAND’s […]

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L.A. Police Identify Suspect in Bryan Stow Attack

May 22, 2011 | 7:08 pm

L.A. Police Identify Suspect in Bryan Stow Attack

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The Los Angeles Times reports that the L.A. Police Department has identified a man arrested this morning as a suspect in the beating of Giants fan Bryan Stow as Giovanni Ramirez, 31. The Times says Ramirez has been booked on a charge of assault with a deadly weapon and is being held on $1 million […]

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December 24, 2010 | 7:10 am

Morning Splash

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Navy Considers Medal, 65 Years After a Heroic Act (Bay Citizen) Carl E. Clark, 94, served in World War II to defend America, not to win glory. “We just figured it was a war that had to be won,” said Mr. Clark, who lives in Menlo Park. Now the veteran, a remarkably modest man with […]

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September 27, 2010 | 8:56 pm

But 111 in the shade…

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This is really quite something. Los Angeles just hit 113 degrees, the city’s highest recorded temperature in 133 years of record-keeping.

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