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3 Mountain Lions Spotted in Portola Valley
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3 Mountain Lions Spotted in Portola Valley

Three mountain lions were spotted in Portola Valley late Thursday night near Westridge Drive and Cervantes Road, according to an alert from San Mateo County. Watch »

Aug 22, 2014
Giant Rubber Duck Moved to World Cruise Terminal

Giant Rubber Duck Moved to World Cruise Terminal

The six-story tall floating rubber duckie drawing crowds from all over SoCal to the Port of LA in San Pedro has been... Watch »

Aug 22, 2014
Kidnapped Boyle Heights Toddler Found in Texas

Kidnapped Boyle Heights Toddler Found in Texas

A 2-year-old Boyle Heights boy who was kidnapped by his non-custodial father in May, triggering a statewide... Read »

Aug 22, 2014
Possible Data Breach at Cedars-Sinai

Possible Data Breach at Cedars-Sinai

Cedars-Sinai officials warned patients of possible data breach after a hospital-issued laptop computer was stolen. Read »

Aug 22, 2014
Mosquitoes Test Positive For West Nile Near Murrieta

Mosquitoes Test Positive For West Nile Near Murrieta

Mosquitoes from several Inland Empire areas have tested positive for the West Nile Virus, officials said Friday. Read »

Aug 22, 2014
New Calif. Bill Allows Dogs at Restaurants

New Calif. Bill Allows Dogs at Restaurants

California Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill Thursday allowing dogs to dine with owners if seated in an outdoor section... Read »

Aug 22, 2014

"Exemplary" Officer in Critical Condition After Shootout

A San Bernardino police officer was in critical condition "fighting for his life" on Friday after... Watch »

Aug 22, 2014
Boater Safety Bill Passes

Boater Safety Bill Passes

A bill aimed at improving safety on California waterways passed the state Senate Thursday and is headed to... Watch »

Aug 22, 2014
Women Make Up Nearly Half of Video Game Players: Report

Women Make Up Nearly Half of Video Game Players: Report

A new report from the Entertainment Software Association shows women now make up nearly half of all video... Watch »

Aug 22, 2014
Military Sexual Assault Bill Becomes Law

Military Sexual Assault Bill Becomes Law

California has just made a major change in the way sexual assault allegations are investigated in the state military... Watch »

Aug 22, 2014
CA Firm Recalls Chicken Caesar Salad Kits Sold at Sam's Clubs

CA Firm Recalls Chicken Caesar Salad Kits Sold at Sam's Clubs

A California firm is recalling chicken Caesar salad kits sold at Sam's Clubs nationwide for possible... Read »

Aug 22, 2014
Woman Saves Dog Running in SoCal Freeway Traffic

Woman Saves Dog Running in SoCal Freeway Traffic

A woman who braved getting out of her car during rush-hour traffic on Thursday rescued a pooch wandering a Southern... Watch »

Aug 22, 2014
CA to Appeal Ruling Tossing Death Penalty

CA to Appeal Ruling Tossing Death Penalty

California's attorney general said Thursday she will appeal a federal court ruling that called the state's... Read »

Aug 21, 2014
California to Give Legal Aid to Immigrant Minors

California to Give Legal Aid to Immigrant Minors

Democratic lawmakers say they will approve legislation supported by Gov. Jerry Brown to spend $3 million to provide... Read »

Aug 22, 2014
Ex-Marine Murder Suspect Waives Extradition from Alaska

Ex-Marine Murder Suspect Waives Extradition from Alaska

A former Marine charged with murder after the body of his alleged lover was found in an abandoned California... Read »

Aug 21, 2014
Drought Cancels Snow Day for Dogs

Drought Cancels Snow Day for Dogs

Snow was expected in sunny San Diego this Saturday – specifically 20 tons for dogs to play in – but the... Read »

Aug 22, 2014
Breastfeeding Rooms May Be Coming to LAX

Breastfeeding Rooms May Be Coming to LAX

Traveling mothers who want to breastfeed in private may soon have an area at LAX just for them thanks to a... Read »

Aug 21, 2014
Scientists Ecstatic Over Meteorite

Scientists Ecstatic Over Meteorite

"Novato" is no longer just a city in Marin County. For scientists, it's a "gift from heaven." Read »

Aug 21, 2014
Body Found in Kings Canyon Identified as Missing Hiker

Body Found in Kings Canyon Identified as Missing Hiker

A body found Wednesday afternoon by searchers at Kings Canyon National Park has been identified as missing... Watch »

Aug 21, 2014
USC Move-In Day Worries Parents

USC Move-In Day Worries Parents

Thousands of new University of Southern California students moved into multiple residences on and off... Watch »

Aug 21, 2014
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