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The pandemic missing: The kids who didn’t go back to school

Feb. 09, 2023 00:16 AM EST

She’d be a senior right now, preparing for graduation in a few months, probably leading her school’s modern dance troupe and taking art classes. Instead, Kailani Taylor-Cribb hasn’t taken a single class in what used to be her high school since the height of the coronavirus...

Tiny California mouse wins Guinness award for longevity

Feb. 08, 2023 23:42 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A tiny California mouse now has a big title after winning a Guinness World record for longevity. A Pacific pocket mouse named Pat — after “Star Trek" actor Patrick Stewart — received the Guinness approval Wednesday as the oldest living mouse in human care at...

Speeding Corvette blamed in Los Angeles crash that killed 2

Feb. 08, 2023 23:37 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Corvette speeding at up to 100 mph ran a red light and smashed into another car Wednesday in Los Angeles, killing two people including a mother of four, officials and acquaintances said. The crash was reported at about 3:45 a.m. at an intersection in the Balboa...

AP source: Lakers trading Westbrook to Utah in 3-team swap

Feb. 08, 2023 23:00 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Lakers are trading Russell Westbrook to Utah and reacquiring guard D'Angelo Russell from Minnesota in a three-team, eight-player deal, a person with knowledge of the trade told The Associated Press on Wednesday night. The person spoke on condition...

Irving set for Mavericks debut without injured Doncic

Feb. 08, 2023 22:07 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kyrie Irving started in his debut with the Dallas Mavericks against the Los Angeles Clippers on Wednesday night. The eight-time All-Star was traded to the Mavs on Sunday from the Brooklyn Nets. Irving was a hit with fans, who cheered when he took...

Hudson Pacific: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 08, 2023 18:01 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hudson Pacific Properties Inc. (HPP) on Wednesday reported a key measure of profitability in its fourth quarter. The results fell short of Wall Street expectations. The Los Angeles-based real estate investment trust said it had funds from...

Police: Driver in pursuit crash that killed 2 was on heroin

Feb. 08, 2023 17:17 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A driver who caused a crash that killed two people during a police chase last week in Los Angeles was high on heroin and fentanyl, authorities said Wednesday. Oscar De La Cruz faces a murder charge in connection with the Jan. 31 collision in the San Fernando...

Rexford Industrial: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 08, 2023 17:10 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rexford Industrial Realty Inc. (REXR) on Wednesday reported a key measure of profitability in its fourth quarter. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations. The Los Angeles-based real estate investment trust said it had funds from...

Guard Jordin Canada staying with hometown LA Sparks

Feb. 08, 2023 14:36 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jordin Canada is staying with her hometown Los Angeles Sparks. The guard was re-signed to a training camp contract on Wednesday. Last season, Canada started 25 of 32 games and averaged 9.2 points, 5.5 assists, 2.3 rebounds and 1.4 steals in her first year with...

2 found dead after early morning Los Angeles house fire

Feb. 08, 2023 12:20 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A man and woman were found dead Wednesday after an early morning fire in a Los Angeles home, authorities said. A cat also died. Firefighters were dispatched to the home in the Mar Vista area after a 2:22 a.m. 911 call that disconnected before the caller's need...