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Sylmar nurse in critical condition after stabbing

A nurse is in critical condition after being stabbed multiple times while on the job in a northern Los Angeles County hospital.

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2 men injured in Venice Beach stabbings

Police are searching for suspects after two men were stabbed on the oceanfront walk at Venice Beach.

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Palmdale teen killed when driver slams into her bedroom

A sleeping teenager was killed early Sunday when an SUV, driven by a suspected DUI driver, slammed into her first floor bedroom in Palmdale, NBC4 reported.

Sen. Leland Yee corruption probe leading to entrapment claims

A corruption sting that netted state Sen. Leland Yee and Chinatown figure Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow is seen as entrapment by some.

Police raid LA Times building after threat reports

Police have taken a man into custody inside the Los Angeles Times building after reports of a shooting threat.

LA-area coach gets over 130 years for molestations

Prosecutors said that for nearly 17 years, Renoir Vincent Valenti — who used several aliases — molested a girl and 14 boys, including six soccer players he coached.

Man who opened fire outside OC mall sentenced

Mark Gurrola, a former security guard, drove to the Fashion Island parking lot in Newport Beach on Dec. 15, 2012. Authorities say he got out and fired 54 rounds from a handgun toward a building.

Ferry captain arrested in South Korea disaster

The investigation into the disaster that has left 270 people missing has focused on the ferry's sharp turn before it started listing, and on whether a quicker evacuation order by the captain could have saved lives.

Man sentenced in USC shooting that wounded 4

Prosecutors say Brandon Spencer was shooting at a rival gang member, hitting him and three others outside a Halloween party in 2012.

FBI: Suspect in 1976 killings has LA-area roots

Agents are taking a second look at the case of William Bradford Bishop Jr., who was born in Pasadena and hasn't been seen since the day after authorities say he killed his family in Maryland in 1976.

Sharper loses Arizona bid to be released on bail

The indictment filed last month in Arizona alleges that Sharper gave the sedative zolpidem to three women and then had sexual contact with two of them without their consent.

Man robs bank in 'I Have Issues' shirt

A man presented a note to a bank teller that said he was armed and intended to rob the bank in the San Francisco Bay area Thursday.

California Couple charged with human trafficking and slavery

The district attorney's office said a young girl spent two years working four days a week in a Pacoima restaurant and cleaning a couple's home the rest of the time.

Jury convicts husband in Iraqi woman's death

A jury has convicted an Iraqi immigrant of bludgeoning his wife to death in their suburban San Diego home, a case that was initially considered a hate crime.

Brief partial evacuation of LAX Terminal 7 over false bomb threat

Authorities say the ticketing area of a terminal at L.A. International Airport was partially evacuated after a man told a ticketing agent he had a bomb in his bag.

Arrests made in suspected Seal Beach burglary ring

Dubbed "Operation Crossover," Seal Beach police and several agencies including SWAT arrested several suspected gang members in connection with more than 100 burglaries.