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Nation Jun 15California fully reopens after being 1st to shut in pandemic
Most of California's coronavirus restrictions are over, including capacity limits at businesses, masks and social distancing. Newsom pointed to the 40 million-plus doses of vaccine administered and the plunge in cases as the reason for the reopening.
Nation Apr 295 arrested in violent robbery of Lady Gaga’s dogs
Detectives do not believe that the thieves knew the dogs belonged to the pop star. Investigators believe the motive for the Feb. 24 robbery was the value of the French bulldogs.
Nation Apr 01Police say gunman knew victims in California building attack
Orange police Lt. Jennifer Amat also revealed that the gunman had chained gates to the complex closed, forcing officers who responded Wednesday to engage him from outside.
Education Mar 25USC agrees to $852 million payout in sex abuse lawsuit
The University of Southern California has agreed to an $852 million settlement with over 700 women who accused the college's longtime campus gynecologist of sexual abuse. The agreement is believed to be a record amount for such a case.
Nation Feb 25Lady Gaga’s dog walker shot, French bulldogs stolen in LA
The victim, whose name has not been released, was walking the dogs when a four-door sedan pulled over and two men tried to steal the animals.
Nation Feb 23Tiger Woods suffers leg injuries after California car crash
Authorities and Tiger Woods' manager say the golf star has suffered leg injuries in a vehicle rollover in the Los Angeles area and is undergoing surgery.
Nation Feb 09Kobe Bryant’s helicopter pilot was disoriented in clouds, safety investigators say
U.S. safety investigators said the pilot flew through clouds last year in an apparent violation of federal standards and likely became disoriented just before the helicopter crashed, killing Bryant and eight others.
Nation Oct 23Man who bought guns used in 2015 massacre gets 20 years
The man who bought two rifles that terrorists used to kill 14 people in a 2015 attack in San Bernardino, California, has been sentenced to 20 years in prison.
World Oct 16U.S. authorities say top Mexico official helped smuggle drugs to America
Court documents unsealed Friday in New York alleged that Gen. Salvador Cienfuegos Zepeda acted on behalf of the H-2 cartel while defense secretary from 2012 to 2018 under former President Enrique Pena Nieto.
Science Sep 20Southern California wildfire grows, burns nature center
The destruction wrought by a wind-driven wildfire in the mountains northeast of Los Angeles approached 156 square miles (404 square kilometers) Sunday, burning structures, homes and a nature center in a famed Southern California wildlife sanctuary in foothill desert communities.