Long Beach vault explosion: Officials mad at Edison over outages

Edison said it would send crews to inspect vaults downtown starting at 10 a.m. and anticipates power would be back for all customers by 6 p.m., according to Long Beach police.

Pro wrestler 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper dead at 61; 7 of his greatest moments


Piper was a major part of the rise of the World Wrestling Federation in the 1980s, particularly at the first Wrestlemania, where he teamed against Hulk Hogan and Mr. T.

CDC: 1 in 5 Americans reports having a disability

Limited mobility tops the list and those most impacted by all disabilities are women, seniors, southerners, people of color, and those with less-education and lower incomes

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There are more homeless living on Orange County streets

Census results show a jump in homeless adults but decreases in the chronically homeless and families. Those who are unsheltered or living in cars and on sidewalks jumped 30 percent.

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San Onofre: Regulators close case questioning reactor repairs

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Regulators have closed a case that questioned whether Edison violated government rules when it installed faulty equipment at the now-closed San Onofre nuclear power plant.

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Bill Bratton weighs in on body cams, Sandra Bland and Sam DuBose

Mayor De Blasio And Police Chief Bratton Discuss Police Training

Videos revealing police work that was once hidden from public view have gone viral online. In the last two weeks, that's played primary roles with Sandra Bland and Sam DuBose.

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Marine version of F-35 deemed 'combat ready'

A Marine Corps F-35B Joint Strike Fighter does a short takeoff (STOVL) from Patuxent River Naval Air Station, Md., in 2011. Eighteen years after development began, a version of the plane designed for the Marine Corps is expected to be deemed "combat ready."

With a total program cost estimated at $400 billion and a per-plane price tag of $135 million, the Joint Strike Fighter program is considered the most expensive in U.S. history.