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2 Marines die when military helicopter crashes in Twentynine Palms

The Third Marine Aircraft Wing chopper was carrying just the two when it went down late Friday afternoon at the base in Twentynine Palms.

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Heavy winds knock out power for thousands in Los Angeles area

A brief but powerful round of Santa Ana winds with gusts topping 60 mph toppled trees and power lines in Los Angeles.

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Beach memorial for LA County lifeguard who died in swim test

Family and friends will gather for the flag service and memorial service at Dockweiler Beach in Marina Del Rey on Saturday for Ocean Lifeguard Specialist Brian Kutil.

Biden in LA to talk college access; plus, how to avoid the traffic

Biden was in L.A. Friday to talk about President Obama's call on Congress to provide Americans with two free years of community college.

Two veterans weigh in on 'American Sniper'

Clint Eastwood's "American Sniper" is breaking box office records, but it's also getting Americans to talk about how Hollywood portrays the military.

High wind advisory issued for Southern California

Powerful wind gusts are expected in the mountains and some valleys of Los Angeles and Ventura County, according to the National Weather Service.

Mother dies from San Juan Capistrano condo fire

Marciela Sanchez died at UCI Medical Center in Orange around 9 p.m. Wednesday, while her son, Jaiden Liborio, 3, died around midnight on Tuesday.

Wreckage believed to be plane that vanished in Mojave Desert

The Civil Air Patrol says they have found the wreckage of the single-engine Beechcraft Bonanza that disappeared from radar Tuesday night.

Los Angeles moves to ban alcohol ads on buses, city property

The unanimous vote came Tuesday morning and expanded on previous efforts to curb such advertising in public spaces.

3-year-old dies after San Juan Capistrano condo fire

The three-year-old died at the Children’s Hospital of Orange County in Mission Viejo late Tuesday night, Orange County Fire Authority’s Steve Concialdi.

3 adults, 6 children injured in San Juan Capistrano fire

A fire at a two-story apartment complex in San Juan Capistrano hospitalized nine people, according to the Orange County Fire Authority.

Can Uber lower fares and have its drivers make more money?

For the first time, Uber will guarantee its partners – as it calls them - an hourly wage of $20 an hour in Los Angeles, or $26 during peak times.

Greg Plitt: Staff undergoing counseling after train death

The Metrolink train engineer and conductor aboard the train that struck and killed fitness model Plitt have been removed from circulation and are receiving counseling.

Back-to-back fires damage Long Beach restaurant

The Press-Telegram reported Monday that the Bixby Knolls Hof's Hut was closed after the fires.

Fitness model killed by train was bold but careful

Friends of Greg Plitt said Monday that he was a bold and fearless person who made a rare mistake. Plitt was shooting a promotion for sponsor Shadow Beverages, reports NBC4.

KKK propaganda on MLK Day sparks investigation in Santa Ana

A flier reportedly calling Martin Luther King Jr. a "communist pervert" and urging residents not to commemorate his birthday was delivered to about 40 homes in Santa Ana Monday.