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L.A. County's first death of influenza season is Pomona Valley woman

Health officials have reported the first influenza-associated death in Los Angeles County for the 2014-15 flu season.

Window washer who fell 11 stories reunited with family before Christmas

A window washer who survived an 11-story fall onto a car in downtown San Francisco has finally been released from the hospital in time for Christmas, family and healthcare officials said Monday.

Missing Orange County couple is found safe -- in Las Vegas

After police were alerted and relatives' fears aroused, an Orange County couple in their 80s has been found safe in the city they set out for: Las Vegas.

Driver flees after injuring family of three, killing their dog, police say

Police are looking for a driver who plowed into a family of three Sunday in South Pasadena, injuring a 4-month-old girl and killing the family dog.

Trying to steal away with a package, but the cameras are on

Packages delivered to your front porch -- they're a holiday temptation some thieves can't resist.

Southern California wind gusts hit 92 mph; mountain wave adds to tumult

Howling winds overnight gusted up to 92 mph in the mountains and were expected to continue into Tuesday.

King tides hit California, bringing dangerous surf, rip currents

King tides hit California today and when combined with high surf can create a dangerous situation at state beaches.

Driver crashes on 710, carjacks another motorist, flees police

Authorities were searching Monday for a driver who led officers on a pursuit on the 710 Freeway, crashed and then carjacked another motorist.

80 mph wind gusts hit L.A. mountains

Mountain areas of Southern California were battered by powerful winds on Sunday night.

Father comes forward to claim 3 year-old abandoned at The Grove

The father of a 3-year-old girl who was abandoned Saturday at the Grove has come forward, Los Angeles police said.

Speeding driver is killed when he loses control of pickup

A motorist was killed early Sunday when he lost control of his pickup truck, hit another vehicle and overturned on the 10 Freeway in Pomona, authorities said.

Neighborhood dispute in Arleta leaves one dead

A dispute between neighbors in Arleta ended with the death of one man and the arrest of another, authorities said.

Laguna Beach's mayor calls for 'art renaissance'

Laguna Beach's new mayor, Bob Whalen, said the city “needs an art renaissance” and suggested that development of a cultural arts center may be worth pursuing.

Two shootings in Pomona leave one man dead, another critically injured

Two separate shootings in Pomona left one man dead and another critically wounded, police said.

Girl, 3, abandoned at Grove shopping center, LAPD says

A 3-year-old girl was found abandoned Saturday at the Grove shopping center, and Los Angeles police are looking for her parents or guardian.

2 arrested for shooting teenage girl in Palmdale

Two men were arrested Saturday on suspicion of attempted murder in connection with the shooting of a teenage girl in Palmdale, officials said.

Fire erupts in apartments near UCLA; Wilshire Boulevard closed

Firefighters are battling a fire at a five-story apartment building near UCLA that broke out Saturday night, officials said.

Firefighter hurt in two-alarm house fire in San Diego

 A firefighter was injured and a family dog killed Saturday when a two-alarm fire engulfed a house in the Clairemont neighborhood of San Diego.

Mountain lion captured in Ventura County trailer park, then released

A mountain lion that made its way into a Ventura County neighborhood was tranquilized and released into the wild, officials said Saturday.

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