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Migrant spouse of pregnant woman detained on way to hospital

Aug. 18, 2018 11:10 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A California woman said Saturday that she had to drive herself to the hospital and give birth without her husband after he was detained by immigration agents. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials said the man was detained because he was wanted on an outstanding arrest...

Police officers kill man who charged at them with a knife

Aug. 18, 2018 10:19 PM EDT

CULVER CITY, Calif. (AP) — Police in a Los Angeles suburb say they shot and killed a 30-year-old man who charged at them with a knife after stabbing his sister. KABC-TV reports that the man was shot about 2 p.m. Saturday in a Culver City neighborhood. The station says the man attacked his 27-year-old...

LA Rams spoil Raiders' return to Coliseum with 19-15 win

Aug. 18, 2018 8:53 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Sean McVay and Jon Gruden both knew they've got to coach against each other in a real game just 23 days after the Rams' preseason visit from the Raiders. So while the Raiders' return to the Coliseum was a thrill for their faithful Southern California fan base, the Rams' young coach and...

The Latest: US says man was arrested on outstanding warrant

Aug. 18, 2018 7:28 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the arrest by immigration agents of a man as he drove his wife to the hospital so she could give birth (all times local): 4:15 p.m. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement says that the California man who was arrested by its agents as he drove his wife to the hospital so...

Woman found dead after Los Angeles apartment fire

Aug. 18, 2018 11:17 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A woman was found dead in her Los Angeles apartment after it was consumed by fire. The Los Angeles Fire Department says it took less than 15 minutes to put out the fire within a 3rd-floor unit in the building in the Silver Lake neighborhood on Friday night. A department spokesman...

Dodgers' Yasiel Puig appealing 2-game suspension

Aug. 17, 2018 10:26 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig is appealing his two-game suspension for fighting and inciting a benches-clearing incident against San Francisco. Dodgers manager Dave Roberts confirmed Friday that Puig was in the process of appealing. Puig was suspended Thursday by Major League...

Court reinstates suit over California woman's conviction

Aug. 17, 2018 5:21 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A U.S. appeals court has revived a lawsuit against a Los Angeles police detective by a woman who spent 17 years in prison on a murder conviction before a judge declared her innocent. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said Friday a lower court prematurely threw out Susan Mellen's...

Stan Lee gets 3-year restraining order against ex-adviser

Aug. 17, 2018 4:09 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Stan Lee's restraining order against a former business manager was extended for three years on Friday, in another apparent step toward stability for the Marvel Comics mogul after a tumultuous year. A Los Angeles Superior Court judge ordered Keya Morgan to stay away from the Marvel Comics...

Rapper Young Thug booked on weapons charge in Los Angeles

Aug. 17, 2018 3:50 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rapper Young Thug was arrested in Los Angeles after officers found a concealed firearm inside his car, authorities said Friday. The rapper, whose real name is Jeffery Lamar Williams, was booked on a weapons possession charge just after midnight Friday, said Officer Drake Madison. He was...

Weapons found after WWII enthusiast stopped at LA airport

Aug. 17, 2018 1:53 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two guns were found inside a pickup truck after a driver was stopped at a checkpoint at Los Angeles International Airport, but police say the man was released without charges. Airport police spokesman Rob Pedregon says the driver was stopped around 8:30 a.m. Friday along a main entry...