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Boeing questioned about safety of 777 in Asiana crash hearing

NTSB investigators reviewing a July Asiana Airlines crash landing at San Francisco International Airport raised concerns about the safety certification of the Boeing 777.

8 injured when SUV plows into Folsom Starbucks

Authorities say eight people were injured after a Lexus SUV plowed into a Starbucks in Northern California. One of them suffered from serious injuries.

Where you told us to see the best Christmas lights in SoCal

We asked, and you answered: Where are the most festive blocks in Southern California? From Pasadena to Torrance, we've compiled a map of your picks for the best.

LA County social workers suspend 6-day strike

Los Angeles County social workers say they're suspending a six-day strike and returning to the bargaining table.

7 arrested at LA County social worker protest

A loud but peaceful demonstration made up of hundreds of people in support of striking L.A. County social workers continued for the fourth day of demonstrations.

Los Angeles to settle officers' lawsuits for $6M

Officers claimed they were reprimanded, punished or harassed if they failed to meet ticket quotas.

Traffic accident causes LAX access problems

A vehicle accident has caused traffic problems outside LAX, but the airport itself continues to operate. The westbound I-105 has been closed at Sepulveda Blvd.

KPCC live stream back after technical difficulties

We experienced technical difficulties with our live stream Tuesday morning, but it's now back up.

Roof fire forces evacuations at South El Monte hospital

At least 60 people were evacuated from a South El Monte hospital today as crews tried to put out a small fire on the hospital's roof.

Sheriff's indictments: Can Baca survive latest challenge facing his department?

Critics blast the LA County sheriff, who is up for re-election next year. Meanwhile, the U.S. Attorney says his investigation is ongoing.

Freezing temps, wind advisory in effect for SoCal

Damaging wind gusts of 60 to 65 MPH are expected in the mountains, as well as Santa Clarita Valley with the wind chill expected to drop to freezing temperatures.

LA County asks mediator to try to end social worker strike

The strike has caused a "disruption," but the county insists there have not been "major impacts" on the delivery of services.

Glendale man gets 5 years in 'sextortion' case

A 27-year-old Southern California man who admitted hacking into hundreds of social media and email accounts to get women to pose naked for him has been sentenced to five years in federal prison.

Ex-San Diego mayor Filner sentenced to house arrest, probation

Bob Filner has been sentenced to three months of home confinement and three years of probation for harassing women while he was mayor of San Diego.

Cyclist struck and killed by LA Sheriff patrol car ID'd

Coroner's Lt. Joe Bale says 65-year-old Milton Everett Olin, Jr. of Woodland Hills died Sunday afternoon.

Colton Salvation Army worker sets 105-hour ring record

A San Diego man has gotten a jump on ringing in the New Year after he spent a record 105 hours ringing a Salvation Army kettle bell.