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  • Protecting schools from shooters vs more guns on the street

     
    Yo! I got a Harrisburg-style democracy for yous about violence and guns. In one section of the Capitol on Wednesday, state and local police joined with teachers to discuss school safety before the state Senate Education and Veterans Affairs and......
  • No new truck yet for women injured during Dorner manhunt

     
    Two women injured by officers in pursuit of ex-cop Christopher Dorner say they no longer want a truck offered to them by the LAPD after they were told they need to pay "prize" taxes on it, their attorney says. Los......
  • L.A. Catholics hold all-night prayer vigil before papal election

     
    An all-night prayer vigil at the Cathedral of Our Lady of Angels in downtown Los Angeles was set to end Tuesday morning for the start of the conclave to elect a new pope. The special prayers began at 7 p.m.......
  • Santa Monica's well-being index wins $1-million prize

     
    The city of Santa Monica on Wednesday was named one of five winning cities in the inaugural Bloomberg Philanthropies' Mayors Challenge and will receive a $1-million prize to help carry out its well-being project. City officials and researchers at Rand.......
  • Bell trial: Do lengthy jury deliberations mean deadlock is likely?

     
    Bell residents and other trial watchers may have thought the corruption case against six former city officials was a slam dunk, but for jurors weighing their fate, the case has turned out to be far less clear-cut....
  • Bethlehem signs off on escrow borrowing

     
    Bethlehem City Council voted unanimously this week to give retroactive approval for the city borrowing $900,000 from a restricted account to make the first payroll of the year. The administration transferred the money two weeks ago so that there would...
  • Long Beach police responded as women loaded dogs into U-Haul

     
    Long Beach police responded to a dog boarding facility as two women were loading dogs onto a U-Haul truck but left because there was no criminal activity, a top city official said Tuesday....
  • Are ethics code foes distorting the truth?

     
    As part of the effort to weaken Broward's tough new ethics code in some local municipalities, are some officials distorting the truth to rally support for their cause? I ask because it seems salary-disclosure requirements might not apply to appointed........
  • AG Candidate Freed Withholds Judgment On State's Handling of #Sandusky Case.

     
    HERSHEY _ The only Republican candidate for Attorney General reserved judgment on the handling of the Penn State sexual abuse investigation Friday, and said he'd step aside if forced to investigate a family member who formerly served as the chairman......
  • Occupy Oakland: Police arrest 300, officials decry 'illegal activity'

     
    Oakland police made more than 300 arrests during a tense Occupy Oakland protest Saturday, with city officials expressing frustration and outrage at the tactics of some demonstrators. City Administrator Deanna Santana said the city "will not be bullied...
  • Oakland police arrest 19 in clash with Occupy protesters

     
    Oakland police faced off Saturday afternoon with hundreds of Occupy movement protestors during a much-anticipated demonstration focused on the takeover of “a large vacant building in an undisclosed location downtown.”...
  • Judge keeps O.C. elected official locked out of office for now

     
    Orange County’s locked-out public administrator failed Monday to win a court order that would allow him to get back into his Civic Center offices, setting a legal showdown on whether county leaders have the right to bounce an elected official.......