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Man arrested in killing of 1 officer, wounding of another

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| Isaias De Jesus Valencia, 39, was taken into custody after an hours-long standoff with Pomona police and a SWAT team. Officer Gregory Casillas, of Upland, was killed.

Trump administration moves to ban bump stocks

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The Justice Department took a first step in banning the sale, manufacture or possession of devices used to make a gun fire like an automatic weapon.

Nun involved in lawsuit with Katy Perry over convent dies

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Sister Catherine Rose Holzman, 89, collapsed during a court appearance. Hours before, she had decried a ruling that would let the church to sell the Los Feliz property to Perry.

Pomona Police shut down 11 homeless encampments, arrest 17

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Encampments are a safety hazard, Sgt. Anthony Catanese said. "Homelessness is not a crime — It shouldn't be criminalized, but you can't be lighting a fire in a fire zone. It's just unacceptable."

Martin Shkreli sentenced to 7 years for securities fraud

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The former "Pharma Bro," who has often appeared defiant in court, wept and pleaded for a light sentence. But the judge split the difference between recommendations by the prosecution and defense.

Retired LAPD officer accused of workers' comp fraud

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L.A. police say a retired officer has been arrested on suspicion of defrauding the city out of more than $200,000 in a phony workers' compensation scheme.

Paul Manafort pleads not guilty to conspiracy, tax and bank fraud charges

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The judge also pressed Robert Mueller's team about why it had brought 18 charges against Manafort and whether they could streamline the case.

No charges for ex-LAPD officer who killed Brendon Glenn

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Despite a recommendation from LAPD Chief Charlie Beck, former Officer Clifford Proctor won't be charged in the 2015 killing of an unarmed homeless man in Venice.

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The guy who allegedly stole Frances McDormand's Oscar plans to fight the charges

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A lawyer for Terry Bryant said, "There's a big difference between holding an Oscar and what he's charged with."