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LA woman pleads not guilty to death of malnourished son, 11
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A Los Angeles woman whose malnourished 11-year-old son was found dead in a closet has pleaded not guilty to murder and child abuse. Thirty-nine-year-old Veronica Aguilar appeared in court Thursday wearing a suicide prevention smock. She could face 15 years to life in prison if convicted. ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | Life imprisonment Los Angeles County California The Los Angeles Times Ventura County California Murder San Bernardino County California Angeles National Forest San Gabriel Mountains
Cleanup begins after powerful storm slams Southern California
Cleanup was beginning across Southern California on Saturday after a storm that forecasters billed as the most powerful in years caused flooding on multiple freeways, triggered dramatic mudslides and downed hundreds of trees and power lines. The storm was moving out Saturday morning after dumping...
719 points by Los Angeles Times | San Bernardino County California San Fernando Valley Los Angeles County California Los Angeles River Los Angeles San Bernardino California Southern California Angeles National Forest
Major flooding, mudslides and deadly winds as biggest storm in years barrels into L.A. area
A storm that forecasters warned could be the most powerful in years barreled into Southern California on Friday, flooding freeways, causing landslides and downing trees and power lines. One man was killed in the San Fernando Valley Friday afternoon when power lines fell on him. Nearly 100,000 people...
612 points by Los Angeles Times | Orange County California Los Angeles County California San Bernardino County California Interstate 405 Southern California Inch San Fernando Valley Angeles National Forest
LA tower ridiculed as '$1 million jukebox' may get face-lift
LOS ANGELES — For 40 years, Joseph Young festooned public buildings, open spaces and private places across his adopted city of Los Angeles with dozens of brilliant, colorful mosaics, larger-than-life murals and towering sculptures.But the work the artist hoped he would be best remembered for was The Triforium. And he was, but for all the wrong reasons.
-2 points by Boston Herald | Downtown Los Angeles Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Los Angeles County California Los Angeles Mayor of Los Angeles California Angeles National Forest Building Frank L. Shaw
Widely ridiculed 6-story Los Angeles artwork may be revamped
LOS ANGELES — For 40 years, Joseph Young festooned public buildings, open spaces and private places across his adopted city of Los Angeles with dozens of brilliant, colorful mosaics, larger-than-life murals and towering sculptures.But the work the artist hoped he would be best remembered for was The Triforium. And he was, but for all the wrong reasons.
-2 points by Boston Herald | Downtown Los Angeles Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Los Angeles County California Los Angeles Mayor of Los Angeles California Angeles National Forest Building Frank L. Shaw
Husband arrested in Valinda woman's fatal stabbing
The husband of a 28-year-old woman who was found stabbed to death in Valinda on Monday night has been arrested on suspicion of murder, authorities said. Ricky Ramos, 32, was arrested Tuesday morning, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.  Sheriff’s homicide detectives said they...
2 points by Los Angeles Times | Los Angeles County California Stabbing Police Pomona Valley San Gabriel Mountains Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority Angeles National Forest Penetrating trauma
Man killed in mountain ice accident lived near Los Angeles
AZUSA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a man killed when a group of hikers plunged down an icy slope in Southern California mountains was a 67-year-old resident of Los Angeles County.
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Hiker dies, four hurt in fall down ‘ice chute’ in Southern California
One person was killed and four injured on Saturday when they fell down a steep, icy ravine known as an ice chute while hiking in the mountains near Los Angeles, officials said.
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1 hiker killed, 4 hurt after falling down ice chute in Angeles National Forest
Five hikers fell down an ice chute in the Angeles National Forest on Saturday, prompting a rescue effort by Los Angeles County fire and sheriff’s officials. One of the hikers died and the others were hurt, officials said. Rescuers responded to the Islip Saddle area along Angeles Crest Highway at...
73 points by Los Angeles Times | San Gabriel Mountains Angeles National Forest Angeles Crest Highway Mount Wilson Geography of Los Angeles County California Los Angeles County California San Fernando Valley La Cañada Flintridge California
1 dead, 4 hurt in LA-area mountain ice disaster
AZUSA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say one person is dead and four people have been injured after falling down an ice chute in the San Gabriel Mountains northeast of Los Angeles.
-2 points by Arizona Daily Star | Los Angeles County California San Gabriel Mountains Angeles National Forest Mount Wilson San Bernardino County California Angeles Crest Highway Greater Los Angeles Area Antelope Valley
Santa Ana winds bring fire danger to Southern California
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Gusty Santa Ana winds and low relative humidity levels have brought increased fire danger to much of Southern California. Motorists are urged to use caution Thursday in mountain areas, where gusts could top 60 mph. The National Weather Service says a gust of 95 mph was ...
-2 points by The Washington Times | Relative humidity Greater Los Angeles Area San Bernardino County California Humidity Orange County California Angeles National Forest San Gabriel Mountains Antelope Valley
After a summer of deaths, popular Halloween rave won't be held
For seven years, Hard’s Halloween-themed electronic dance music festival has been one of the more popular and anticipated raves in Southern California. But organizers abruptly announced that the event would not occur this year. The move comes seven weeks after three young adults died after attending...
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Body of missing dancer found in Southern California forest
WEST COVINA, Calif. (AP) - Investigators have found the body of a professional dancer along a road in the Angeles National Forest northeast of Los Angeles. West Covina police said Sunday the body of 27-year-old Rahkeem Reyes was found Saturday in Azusa Canyon, five days after his car was found ...
1 points by The Washington Times | San Gabriel Valley Los Angeles County California Covina California Azusa California West Covina California San Gabriel Mountains Angeles National Forest San Gabriel River