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Local & Regional Key Los Angeles subway connector 1 step closer
A new underground train that will speed passengers through downtown Los Angeles took a symbolic step forward Tuesday with a groundbreaking ceremony attended by shovel-wielding politicians and transportation officials.
Local & Regional Gov. Jerry Brown signs California gun restriction Gov. Jerry Brown signs California gun restriction
California will become the first state that allows family members to ask a judge to remove firearms from a relative who appears to pose a threat, under legislation Gov. Jerry Brown said Tuesday he had signed.
Local & Regional 45 dogs dead, 48 alive after North Las Vegas fire 45 dogs dead, 48 alive after North Las Vegas fire
A weekend fire that tore through a North Las Vegas home with 93 small dogs — more than 15 times the maximum number of canines allowed in a house by the city — killed 45 of them and injured one man.
Local & Regional Woman pleads insanity in 3 daughter deaths
A Los Angeles County mother has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity after a grand jury indicted her on three capital murder counts for the stabbing deaths of her three young daughters.