CalArts students protest handling of rape cases

Students at the California Institute of the Arts said the school is mishandling sex assault allegations. They will begin offering their own support to victims.

Suspect in 2 deputy deaths captured after manhunt

A suspect described as a "one-man crime spree" is accused of shooting three Northern California sheriff's deputies, killing two of them and wounding a civilian.

California penalizes hospitals for medical errors

The state has identified 145 hospitals that have reported harming patients through medical error. It has withheld Medi-Cal reimbursements from at least 85 of them.


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Why a chunk of the San Gabriels was left out of the national monument

Critics say they were unpleasantly surprised by the seemingly last-minute decision to exclude a large portion of the southwestern end of the mountain range.

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Woman free after 17 years wants innocence declared

Murder Exoneration

A Southern California woman who spent 17 years in prison for a murder a judge believes she didn't commit must wait another month to be declared factually innocent.

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John Denver gets star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Things are a little sunnier on the Hollywood Walk of Fame after the posthumous unveiling of a star for John Denver. He received the star 17 years after his death.