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Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 08:54 AM PDT

Dr. Dre Handcuffed After Driveway Confrontation

Dr. Dre Handcuffed After Driveway Confrontation

Music producer and entrepreneur Andre "Dr. Dre" Young was handcuffed and cited outside of his home in Malibu after he was accused of pointing a gun at a man Monday morning, authorities said.

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 06:39 PM PDT

Historic Movie Ranch Destroyed in Calif. Wildfire

Historic Movie Ranch Destroyed in Calif. Wildfire

Workers at a movie ranch counted their blessings Monday while mopping up embers and watching for hot spots after the vicious Sand Fire ripped through the ranch north of Hollywood over the weekend. The wildfire

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 09:45 AM PDT

New Law Will Require Temporary License Plates in California

New Law Will Require Temporary License Plates in California

California Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation Monday requiring that newly purchased vehicles display temporary license plates.

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 05:11 PM PDT

1st US System to Keep Drones Away From Wildfires Kicks Off

1st US System to Keep Drones Away From Wildfires Kicks Off

Federal authorities say they've launched the first national system intended to prevent hobby drones from interfering with planes and helicopters fighting wildfires.

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 07:39 PM PDT

Verizon Buys Yahoo for $4.83B, Marking End of an Era

Verizon Buys Yahoo for $4.83B, Marking End of an Era

Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking the end of an era for a company that once defined the internet. It is the second time in as many years that Verizon has snapped up the remnants of a...

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 06:55 AM PDT

Crews Battle 'Almost Unprecedented' SoCal Wildfire

Crews Battle 'Almost Unprecedented' SoCal Wildfire

About 20,000 residents remained out of their homes Monday morning as the 51-square-mile Sand Fire continued to burn in Southern California's Santa Clarita Valley. The fire has burned about 10,000 acres per day...

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 11:28 AM PDT

Disneyland to Get Rid of 'Tower of Terror'

Disneyland to Get Rid of 'Tower of Terror'

Disneyland and California Adventure fanatics must soon say their final farewell to a "terrifying" park favorite, "The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror." The ride will be revamped into a "Guardians of the...

Sunday, Jul 24, 2016 at 02:49 PM PDT

NBA Hall of Famer Dennis Rodman Sought in Crash

NBA Hall of Famer Dennis Rodman Sought in Crash

NBA Hall of Famer Dennis Rodman is considered a person of interest by the California Highway Patrol in a vehicle collision that occurred on Wednesday.

Sunday, Jul 24, 2016 at 09:53 AM PDT

Volunteers Band Together to Evacuate Exotic Animals in Fire

Volunteers Band Together to Evacuate Exotic Animals in Fire

County animal control officials Saturday released the numbers on the animals and pets evacuated from the vicinity of the fast-moving brush fire in Santa Clarita that has consumed at least 11,000 acres.

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 11:44 AM PDT

Body Found as Raging SoCal Wildfire Balloons

Body Found as Raging SoCal Wildfire Balloons

At least 18 homes have burned in a wildfire that exploded to nearly 35 square miles in dry hills and canyons, sending smoke and ash over a widespread part of Southern California and forcing a new round...

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