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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.
'Scandal' Star Taken into Custody

'Scandal' Star Taken into Custody

There were two warrants out for his arrest, one stemming from an alleged bar fight at a West Los Angeles restaurant.
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,
'Yahoo for Good' Joins The Bay Foundation and Friends of Ballona Wetlands on a Tour and Cleanup of the Reserve

'Yahoo for Good' Joins The Bay Foundation and Friends of Ballona Wetlands on a Tour and Cleanup of the Reserve

YAHOO!'s volunteer day of service brought their staff and families to learn about and clean up the reserve.

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'Scandal' Star Taken into Custody

'Scandal' Star Taken into Custody

There were two warrants out for his arrest, one stemming from an alleged bar fight at a West Los Angeles restaurant.
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,
Flooding Reported on Walgrove Avenue in Mar Vista

Flooding Reported on Walgrove Avenue in Mar Vista

It may be coming from a water main leak.
Federal Appeals Court Affirms Begging Ban at LAX

Federal Appeals Court Affirms Begging Ban at LAX

The city and the Hare Krishnas have been battling over the issue in court since the Los Angeles City Council adopted the ordinance in 1997.
Wet Seal+ to Open at the Westside Pavilion

Wet Seal+ to Open at the Westside Pavilion

It's one of 30 plus-sized shops opening nationwide.
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.
Gay Man Sues Physician Network after South Bay Doctor Labels His Orientation a 'Chronic Condition'

Gay Man Sues Physician Network after South Bay Doctor Labels His Orientation a 'Chronic Condition'

Matthew Moore, 46, complained, got a letter of apology and then found out a year later, he's still considered diseased.
Venice Beach to Feature Free Wi-Fi, Starting Tomorrow

Venice Beach 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.
Woman Sues House of Ink Tattoo Artist for Punching Her in the Face

Woman Sues House of Ink Tattoo Artist for Punching Her in the Face

Corey Fortenberry claims an employee of the parlor featured on "Tattoos After Dark" TV show was angry at the plaintiff's friend for vomiting
City Council to Up Reward that Leads to the Capture of 'Purse-Packing Bandit'

City Council to Up Reward that Leads to the Capture of 'Purse-Packing Bandit'

She's hit 10 banks on the Westside. The FBI is offering a $5,000 award. A proposal from the L.A. City Council would raise that to $15,000.
Venice's Chop Daddy's Looking to Open More Locations

Venice's Chop Daddy's Looking to Open More Locations

The locals have partnered up in a business deal that has set its sights on as many as 12 new restaurants in the next four years.
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.
640,000-Plus Students Go Back to School

640,000-Plus Students Go Back to School

Meanwhile, the Los Angeles Unified School District has not settled contract negotiations with teachers.
Serial Stowaway to Remain Jailed

Serial Stowaway to Remain Jailed

Her probation was revoked after she was caught near LAX Thursday a day after she was ordered to stay away.
Prosecutors Say Death Penalty Decision Expected in November in LAX Murder Case

Prosecutors Say Death Penalty Decision Expected in November in LAX Murder Case

The decision on whether to seek the death penalty in the case against Paul Anthony Ciancia is ultimately up to Attorney General Eric Holder.
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.
Meteor Showers Are Pretty Cool, but This Year, They Follow an Extra-Super Supermoon

Meteor Showers Are Pretty Cool, but This Year, They Follow an Extra-Super Supermoon

The Perseids are coming. How to watch them while competing with the glare of the brightest of supermoons.