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Activists Demand Mayor Prohibit LAPD's Use of Drones

Activists Demand Mayor Prohibit LAPD's Use of Drones

A pair of Draganflyer X6 drones were given to the LAPD by Seattle earlier this year, but they have not yet been deployed,
Salmonella Fears Prompt Recall of Almond, Peanut Butters

Salmonella Fears Prompt Recall of Almond, Peanut Butters

The goods in question were sold at Whole Foods, Ralph's and Trader Joe's.

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Firefighters Discover Flooded Classroom at Porter Ranch Elementary School

Firefighters Discover Flooded Classroom at Porter Ranch Elementary School

There's about two inches of standing water in a second-floor classroom at Castlebay Lane Charter.
Police Want to Converse with Valley Latinos

Police Want to Converse with Valley Latinos

A community forum is scheduled for tonight in West Hills.
CSUN Announces New Rules for Fraternities, Sororities Recruitment Following Student's Death

CSUN Announces New Rules for Fraternities, Sororities Recruitment Following Student's Death

Investigations into a student's death, believed to be from a fraternity hazing ritual, prompted officials to implement the new policy.
LAUSD Changes Discipline Policy to Counseling for Minor Offenses

LAUSD Changes Discipline Policy to Counseling for Minor Offenses

Diversion program is a way for the district to help students succeed instead of dropping out.
Teen's Prank Text Triggers Criminal Charges

Teen's Prank Text Triggers Criminal Charges

A 13-year-old boy was arrested because of a prank text that referenced school violence.
Southland Residents Giving Up Lawns to Save Water, Get Rebates

Southland Residents Giving Up Lawns to Save Water, Get Rebates

In the first seven months of the year, commercial rebates nearly tripled, and residential incentives doubled compared to last year.
Fire Burns Chatsworth Condo's Garage

Fire Burns Chatsworth Condo's Garage

The blaze broke out around 4 p.m. today.
Albertson's Reports Hacker May Have Compromised Shoppers' Private Information

Albertson's Reports Hacker May Have Compromised Shoppers' Private Information

The breach occurred between June 22 and July 17 of this year, the company reported today.
If Your Polling Place Offered Lottery Prizes, Would You Be More Likely to Vote?

If Your Polling Place Offered Lottery Prizes, Would You Be More Likely to Vote?

The city Ethics Commission suggested today that the City Council may want to explore the idea of a lottery, maybe 100 prizes of $1,000.
Valley Doctor Arrested -- Again -- on Suspicion of Selling Narcotics

Valley Doctor Arrested -- Again -- on Suspicion of Selling Narcotics

Yahya Hedvat is already awaiting a trial on charges of selling controlled substances without a legitimate, medical reason.
An Ice Cream Social for Dogs? Yes

An Ice Cream Social for Dogs? Yes

It's free. So what will Fido have? A bacon-peanut butter combo with chicken breast toppings and duck cookies? Yum.
Reseda Park to Feature Free Wi-Fi, Starting Tomorrow

Reseda Park to Feature Free Wi-Fi, Starting Tomorrow

Get ready to switch your phones and tablets to "wi-fi" in your settings.
The Most Recently Hired LAPD Officers to Get a Raise

The Most Recently Hired LAPD Officers to Get a Raise

In a legal settlement, the Los Angeles City Council reverses the results of the last five years of budget slashing for about 1,000 officers.
19-Year-Old who Kidnapped Woman from Westfield Topanga Gets 84 Years

19-Year-Old who Kidnapped Woman from Westfield Topanga Gets 84 Years

Kioki Ray Snowden crimes include robbery, rape, other sexually-related crimes and identity theft.
One-Third of Intersections Near Elementary Schools Go Unmanned, Crossing Guards Say

One-Third of Intersections Near Elementary Schools Go Unmanned, Crossing Guards Say

Crossing Guards flood the Los Angeles City Council chambers to express concern about a staffing shortage.
LAPD Chief Charlie Beck Gets Five More Years

LAPD Chief Charlie Beck Gets Five More Years

The Police Commission re-appoints him, voting 4-1 to extend Beck's tenure.
Goodbye Donald Sterling, Hello Steve Ballmer

Goodbye Donald Sterling, Hello Steve Ballmer

In a brief statement, the NBA confirmed the deal transferring ownership of the Clippers, saying the sale was following a court order.
640K-Plus Students Go Back to School

640K-Plus Students Go Back to School

Meanwhile, the Los Angeles Unified School District has not settled contract negotiations with teachers.
LAPD Alleged to be Downplaying Violent Assaults

LAPD Alleged to be Downplaying Violent Assaults

An LAPD watchdog will analyze allegations the department misclassified nearly 1,200 violent crimes as minor offenses in a one-year span.
Northridge Sparkle Makes Reseda Boulevard, Well, Sparkle

Northridge Sparkle Makes Reseda Boulevard, Well, Sparkle

Weeds were hacked, trees trimmed, planters cleaned out, gutters swept and trash picked up.