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Police say woman who opened fire at YouTube had long-running dispute with company

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| A woman who opened fire Tuesday at YouTube headquarters, wounding several people before fatally shooting herself, has been identified as 39-year-old Nasim Aghdam. She had "had a robust presence on YouTube."

Episode 7: "The Update"


The inspector general of Los Angeles County tells his people to listen to the podcast and look into the questions raised. Sheriff Jim McDonnell is up for re-election, and Deputy Mike Coberg is supporting his opponent. Tennell Billups is transferred to another prison.

​California Supreme Court upholds taking DNA from arson suspect


A California law that required an arson suspect to provide a sample of DNA when he was booked into jail did not violate his privacy, the California Supreme Court said Monday.

Pasadena to pay $1.5 million to family of Reginald Thomas


City officials said they "do not admit liability or fault in the matter." Thomas died in 2016 after a struggle with Pasadena police officers outside his apartment.

Facebook complaints are a new kind of 911 call


From hacking to questionable ads to tech support, police dispatchers in Menlo Park, California get calls from around the world.


Woman at Stephon Clark vigil struck by sheriff's vehicle


Activist Wanda Cleveland, 61, was protesting the death of an unarmed black man who was killed by Sacramento police officers in March.

Rally seeks justice for black man shot by police in backyard


Stephon Clark's fiancee and his young children were among those at Saturday's rally in Sacramento, following outrage over autopsy results which showed he was shot in the back.

California governor pardons 5 men facing deportation


Two of the five ex-convicts fled the Khmer Rouge regime in Cambodia four decades ago. Pardons do not prevent deportations.

Stephon Clark was shot 8 times, 7 from behind, family autopsy finds


Sacramento has experienced nearly two weeks of protests since the unarmed 22-year-old was killed by two police officers.