The pilot of a World War I replica airplane was killed when he crashed into a field in Paso Robles on Sunday morning, authorities said.
The single engine biplane is believed to have taken off from a private airstrip before crashing a few miles away in the 8300 block of Highway 46 East about 9:10…
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Two people died after falling in separate incidents in Sequoia National Park over the weekend, according to the National Park Service.
On Friday afternoon, a group of climbers was descending the eastern slope of Mount Whitney when they passed a man who was climbing alone up the Mountaineer’s Route….
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Homicide detectives are investigating a shooting in Monrovia on Saturday night that left one man dead and a juvenile injured.
Monrovia police responded to a call of shots fired just after 11:30 p.m. in the 100 block of West Cypress Avenue, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department,…
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Armed robbers took more than cash from a restaurant in a south San Diego neighborhood Saturday night, police said.
They ran off with the cash register.
The pair hit Victoria’s Mexican Grill on Coronado Avenue about 9:20 p.m., said Sgt. Michael Tansey of the San Diego Police Department. One of the…
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California has long been what one expert calls a “symbolic death penalty state,” one of 12 that has capital punishment on the books but has not executed anyone in more than a decade.
Prodded by voters and lawsuits, the nation’s most populous state may now be easing back toward allowing executions,…
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UC Berkeley students who invited Ann Coulter to speak on campus are threatening to sue the university if it doesn’t find a proper time and venue for the conservative pundit to speak next week.
Harmeet Dhillon, who represents the Berkeley College Republicans, said in letters sent Friday to UC Berkeley’s…
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Scent-tracking dogs are scouring South Pasadena in search of a 5-year-old boy reported missing after paramedics found his father passed out in a park Saturday morning, authorities said.
Around 8:30 a.m. — about two hours after the man was found outside a car in Arroyo Park — a woman called San…
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Two inmates were found dead inside separate cells at a state prison in Monterey County early Saturday, officials said.
Authorities at Salinas Valley State Prison are investigating the death of Cedric J. Saunders as a homicide, saying the 22-year-old inmate serving a five-year sentence for robbery…
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“What does it mean to be a woman today?”
That was the question posed by a young woman to a panel of feminists at the L.A. Times Festival of Books on Saturday.
The answer, their discussion seemed to suggest, was, “It means a lot of things — and that’s OK.”
The panel, titled “The Future is Female,”…
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Hundreds of people from every corner of Los Angeles County — along with the state’s top political leadership and the chief of a Los Angeles Native American tribe — celebrated Saturday morning the opening of California’s newest state park, situated on a former rail yard with a stunning view of the…
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