Family, friends celebrate the life of Monique Clark, ‘beautiful soul’ slain in University City shooting

Cling to what’s good. Monique Clark was good.

That was the message recorded on a cellphone video from Kion Gould’s hospital bed. The short video was played during a memorial service for Clark, 35, who was fatally wounded April 30 when a gunman opened fire at a University City apartment complex…

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200 protesters spell out ‘RESIST!’ in flash mob at Trump’s Rancho Palos Verdes golf course

A flash mob of about 200 demonstrators gathered Saturday morning at President Trump’s golf course in Rancho Palos Verdes, where they formed the word “RESIST!” on the coastal property to protest his policies and urge the release of his tax returns.

A group calling itself “Indivisible San Pedro”…

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Shark advisory remains in effect in waters off Long Beach

A shark advisory remained in effect in Long Beach on Saturday because of continued sightings of juvenile great white sharks along the coast.

The advisory covers the waters along the coast from Claremont Street to 72nd Place, according to the advisory posted on the city’s Fire Department’s Twitter…

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Gunman in San Diego pool shooting ‘extremely distraught and depressed,’ frantic sister told police

Homicide investigators found gun accessories, including a full magazine, as well as syringes in the apartment of the University City man who shot seven people before San Diego police killed him, court documents show.

A search warrant affidavit also reveals that a sister of gunman Peter Selis rushed…

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Carjacker escapes from federal prison in Central Valley

Authorities say a carjacker has escaped from a federal prison in California’s San Joaquin Valley.

Guaymar Cabrera-Hernandez, 26, was discovered missing Friday night from the Atwater penitentiary. He remains at large Saturday.

Merced County Sheriff Vern Warnke told the Merced Sun-Star that local…

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Previously deported hit-and-run suspect criminally charged with federal immigration violation

Federal criminal immigration charges were filed this week against a Mexican national suspected of injuring a 6-year-old San Ysidro boy in a DUI hit-and-run crash earlier this month.

Constantino Banda-Acosta, 38, has been removed from the U.S. at least 15 times since 2002 for being in the country…

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A mother and her child were gunned down walking home from a supermarket. A suspect was charged, but mystery remains

The dramatic shift in Brandon Colbert’s personality worried his family.

The 20-year-old was withdrawing from his siblings and cousins, whom he had long considered his closest friends. He would laugh out loud for no apparent reason. He told doctors in Tulsa, Okla., that something was “taking over”…

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LAX’s massive relocation of airline gates continues on schedule

Work continued Saturday morning on a massive reorganization of airline terminals at Los Angeles International Airport, the nation’s second-busiest commercial airport.

But officials said that the relocation of 15 airlines, which began late Friday night and will continue over the next five days,…

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The L.A. school board race: Brutal, expensive and important

The four people vying for two pivotal seats on the Los Angeles Board of Education agree on at least two things: The campaign has been brutal, and there’s a lot at stake.

The nastiness leading up to the May 16 runoff election has been generated by independent campaigns set up on behalf of the candidates…

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