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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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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.


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


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