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LA ethics panel rejects proposed fine for ex-CBS exec Les Moonves over police probe interference

Feb. 22, 2024 01:57 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles City Ethics Commission unanimously rejected a proposed settlement between the city and Les Moonves on Wednesday, saying a tougher penalty is warranted for the former CBS chief executive accused of interfering with a police investigation into sexual assault...

California's rainy season is here. What does it mean for water supply?

Feb. 22, 2024 00:14 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — After a dry start to winter, California's rainy season is finally well under way. December downpours sent water racing through streets in coastal Ventura County and the city of Santa Barbara. Flash floods hit San Diego in late January, and back-to-back...

Minnesota man suspected in slaying of Los Angeles woman found inside her refrigerator

Feb. 21, 2024 21:51 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Minnesota man has been arrested on suspicion of killing a 31-year-old woman who was beaten, bound and stuffed inside the refrigerator at her Los Angeles apartment, authorities said Wednesday. The 41-year-old suspect, who was on probation for narcotics...

Jason Reitman and Hollywood's most prominent directors buy beloved Village Theater in Los Angeles

Feb. 21, 2024 21:24 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Some of Hollywood's most prominent filmmakers have purchased a 93-year-old iconic theater known as a cultural landmark for moviegoers in Los Angeles. Jason Reitman along with more than 30 directors including Steven Spielberg, Christopher Nolan and Bradley Cooper...

A Los Angeles woman was arrested in Russia on charges of treason. Here's what we know

Feb. 21, 2024 19:50 PM EST

Russia's main domestic intelligence agency has arrested a woman with dual U.S. and Russian citizenship on charges of treason, accusing her of collecting money for the Ukrainian military. The Federal Security Service said in a statement early Tuesday that the Los Angeles resident was...

United flight diverted to Chicago due to reported bomb threat

Feb. 21, 2024 19:41 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — A cross-country United Airlines flight was forced to land in Chicago Wednesday as a result of what local media reports, citing a preliminary police report, called a bomb threat. United said only that flight 1533 from Newark to Los Angeles landed safely at O'Hare...

Crescent Capital BDC: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 21, 2024 18:58 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — LOS ANGELES (AP) — Crescent Capital BDC, Inc. (CCAP) on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $30.9 million. On a per-share basis, the Los Angeles-based company said it had net income of 83 cents. Earnings, adjusted for investment gains, were 61 cents...

Los Angeles organizers hire 2 companies to sell tickets for 2028 Olympics

Feb. 21, 2024 16:08 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Organizers for the 2028 Los Angeles Olympics have reached an agreement with two major companies to sell tickets for the games. The deal announced Wednesday involves Los Angeles-based AXS and Germany-based CTS EVENTIM forming a joint venture to promote, sell and...

Quinton Byfield scores highlight-reel goal in Kings' 5-1 victory over Blue Jackets

Feb. 21, 2024 02:41 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Quinton Byfield's highlight-reel goal came at a perfect time for the Los Angeles Kings. The Kings were sluggish in their first game back on home ice after a four-game East road trip, but Byfield's goal in the first period provided the momentum they needed as Los...

Man arrested after setting off homemade firework near Southern California shopping center

Feb. 21, 2024 00:40 AM EST

TUSTIN, Calif. (AP) — A man was arrested Tuesday after allegedly setting off a homemade firework near a Southern California shopping center, police said. Reports of an explosion at The Village at Tustin Legacy prompted authorities to evacuate several businesses, including Chipotle,...