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Forget the Thermometer, It FEELS 100-110 Degrees

Forget the Thermometer, It FEELS 100-110 Degrees

The heat index rose to that level today and will return tomorrow, as a red flag warning remains in effect, denoting risk of wildfire.
Time Warner Will Broadcast Dodgers' Final Six Games

Time Warner Will Broadcast Dodgers' Final Six Games

Time Warner Cable will broadcast the final six games on KDOC, an independent station available on most cable and satellite providers.
Bid to Split California into 6 States Fails to Qualify for Ballot

Bid to Split California into 6 States Fails to Qualify for Ballot

Venture capitalist Tim Draper isn't ready to give up, though.
Indio Downey Pleads Guilty to Cocaine Possession

Indio Downey Pleads Guilty to Cocaine Possession

The charge against Robert Downy Jr.'s son could eventually be dismissed. It stems from an arrest in West Hollywood.
Heat Wave Sends Temperatures 15-20 Degrees Above Normal

Heat Wave Sends Temperatures 15-20 Degrees Above Normal

Saturday will be worse and Sunday will be even worse than that.
Poor Road Conditions Are Costing You

Poor Road Conditions Are Costing You

Poor road and bridge conditions in the state cost drivers a total of $44 billion a year across the state, but roadways in L.A. are the worst
California Economy: Steady but Unremarkable Growth in the Months Ahead, Forecast Says

California Economy: Steady but Unremarkable Growth in the Months Ahead, Forecast Says

The recovery is "painfully plodding," and the state is still performing below its potential in employment and output, according to UCLA.
It's Only Just Begun to Get Hot

It's Only Just Begun to Get Hot

More scorching weather is heading to the Southland this weekend, with triple-digit heat anticipated in some areas.
'Yes Means Yes' Bill Headed to Governor's Desk

'Yes Means Yes' Bill Headed to Governor's Desk

The governor has until Sept. 30 to veto the bill or sign it.
L.A. City Councilmen Urge Feds to End Ban on Blood Donated by Men who Had Sex with Other Men

L.A. City Councilmen Urge Feds to End Ban on Blood Donated by Men who Had Sex with Other Men

The restriction was put in place in 1983 by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration when there was no way of testing for HIV in blood or plasm
Looking for an Alternative Way to Spend Monday Night Football?

Looking for an Alternative Way to Spend Monday Night Football?

The Church Key is hosting "Anti-Football Mondays," with champagne, of course.

Singer's Death Ruled a 'Suicide by Hanging'

The body of Simone Battle was found dead Friday morning in her West Hollywood apartment.
Water District Treasurer Sentenced to Six Months Jail Time for Embezzlement

Water District Treasurer Sentenced to Six Months Jail Time for Embezzlement

Ronald C. Smith admitted skimming $20,000 from the West Basin Municipal Water District to pay for tennis and dance lessons for his children.
Mayor of L.A. Endorses Long Beach Chief of Police for Sheriff

Mayor of L.A. Endorses Long Beach Chief of Police for Sheriff

Jim McDonnell was was second-in-command to former chief Bill Bratton until being hired in Long Beach in 2010.
New Law Will Change the Way You Drive Around Cyclists

New Law Will Change the Way You Drive Around Cyclists

Starting Sept. 16, a new law seeks to keep cyclists, young and old, safe on the road.
UPDATED: Man Shoots Himself in Weho Sheriff's Station Parking Lot

UPDATED: Man Shoots Himself in Weho Sheriff's Station Parking Lot

The deceased man called the sheriff’s station from the parking lot and said he was going to shoot himself before he fired the fatal shot.
Joan Rivers' Heart

Joan Rivers' Heart "as Big as Her Mouth Was Tart," Says AIDS Healthcare Foundation

Joan become an ardent supporter of AHF and an early advocate on AIDS issues at a time when few public figures were willing to speak out.
Free Book Reading Scheduled for MACHA Theatre in Weho

Free Book Reading Scheduled for MACHA Theatre in Weho

"My Letter to Fear: Essays on Life, Love and the Search for Prince Charming"
Seven Arrested at Weho DUI Checkpoint Friday

Seven Arrested at Weho DUI Checkpoint Friday

The location of Friday’s checkpoint was on Fairfax Avenue., just south of Santa Monica Boulevard.