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Gold Line extension to Montclair hits another milestone

Soon the Gold Line will connect six more foothill cities. Engineering plans were approved Thursday for the 12.3-mile extension connecting Glendora to Montclair.

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El Cajon shooting: Videos showing police shooting of black man released

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Video footage shows an officer fired four shots almost immediately after the man suddenly raised both hands and took what was described as a shooting stance.

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Brown's 2016 legislative tsunami continues

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California Gov. Jerry Brown signed and vetoed numerous bills over the past week. Here is some of the key legislation that he chose to either sign or reject.

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Vin Scully is the greatest sports broadcaster of all time

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Legendary Dodgers announcer Vin Scully has just a few more hours of airtime in a broadcast career that has spanned 67 years. Take Two'st A Martinez explains why he thinks Scully is the greatest broadcaster of all time.

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Many homes around Quemetco not tested for lead

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Less than half of the homes canvassed agreed to soil sampling. Activists worry the lab results will paint an incomplete picture of toxic contamination.

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Pro-charter school funder to give grants to 5 LAUSD schools

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Last fall, Great Public Schools Now was seen as a threat to LAUSD. On Thursday, the group outlined a plan to award up to $3.85 million to five L.A. Unified schools.

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Yosemite chief retires amid complaints of hostile workplace

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Regional administrators decided it was time for new leadership and offered to transfer Don Neubacher to Denver as a senior adviser to the agency's deputy director.

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Our robot overlords are now delivering pizza, and cooking it on the go

Mobile ovens inside the delivery truck cook the pie right before it reaches its destination.

A Silicon Valley start-up wants to use technology to solve the pizza paradox. It's a food that's meant to be delivered, but never tastes quite as good upon arrival.