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Police shoot, wound man with knife in Hemet

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| Officers were responding to a domestic disturbance call and say the man came at them with a knife.

Annabella Sciorra says Harvey Weinstein raped her

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Sciorra and fellow actress Darryl Hannah are the latest in dozens of women who have spoken out against Weinstein.

'Stranger Things' actor denied US entry over drugs

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Charlie Heaton was denied entry into the U.S. last week after trace amounts of cocaine were found in his luggage when he arrived in L.A.

LA police cadet files sex abuse claim against city

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The scandal around the department's police cadet program continues. A 15-year-old former participant says officer Robert Cain abused her. He was arrested in June.

Highway Patrol officer charged with sharing child porn

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Prosecutors say Tamayo shared child pornography with a social media app. They say he's also accused of having more than 600 illicit images on computers and cell phones.

Pomona police charged with beating teen, coverup

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Prosecutors say officers punched a 16-year-old in the face and hit him with a baton then lied and said he had tried to hit them first.

​Actress claims Weinstein Co. knew about Harvey's misconduct

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Dominique Huett claims Weinstein performed oral sex on her against her wishes. "It really is about the casting couch and the company knowing about it," her attorney says.

​California's chief justice wants to end cash bail

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She urged the state to instead rely on risk assessments to determine whether defendants should be released.

LA Sheriff still hasn't complied with a federal law on prison rape

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Five years later, the law to prevent sexual assaults in jails hasn't yet been fully implemented. Sheriff's officials say they're working as fast as they can.