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Evacuation alerts become focus after devastating fires

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| Governor Brown is expected to ask for millions of dollars to improve emergency alert systems throughout the state, which are mostly controlled by local authorities.

LA deputies shoot man who cut them with knife

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Los Angeles County authorities say deputies fatally shot a man who attacked them with a knife, cutting their hands.

1 suspect in custody, 4 injured after explosion at NYC subway

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The Fire Department of New York confirmed one non-life-threatening injury at the scene of the explosion.

What's the legal endgame for Mueller's Russia probe?

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What laws could the special counsel use in potential prosecutions? Who is his ultimate target? No one on the outside knows but his actions offer some clues.

Misconduct accusations followed top gossip editor Dylan Howard

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After running American Media's L.A. office, a stint that was punctuated by allegations of sexual harassment, Howard was accused of harassing behavior at Celebuzz.

Rancho Tehama shooter committed suicide

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Authorities said that a gunman who killed five people in rural Northern California community didn't die from a police bullet.

These police officers were assigned to help the homeless, but did they?

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The LAPD launched its program in 2016 and its officers have contacted thousands of homeless people. But its unclear how many actually received help.

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Arrests for illegal border crossings hit 46-year low

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Under the Trump presidency, there's been a dramatic shift in arrests of undocumented immigrants from the Southwest border to the interior of the nation.

5 big numbers you should know from LA’s cash bail system

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A UCLA study shows defendants and their families paid out nearly $200 million in non-refundable fees to bail agents over a five year period to get out of jail.