1 Dead, 3 Injured After Vehicle Crashes Into Homeless Encampment Off 405 Freeway in Van Nuys; 1 Lane Closed

Authorities initially reported three people were injured, with one trapped under the vehicle. One person was pronounced dead at the scene due to injuries sustained in the massive crash, and another two were transported in serious to critical condition, officials said. Just before 6:30 p.m., the California Highway Patrol tweeted the right-hand lane would

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LAPD Investigating Body Found in Hollywood Hills as Possible Murder

There was no information on the victim’s identity, nor were other details immediately available. KTLA’s Nidia Becerra contributed to this article. 34.141728 -118.340665 Check back for updates on this developing story.  The department later determined the incident was a murder investigation. Officers responded to a call about a dead body in

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Nintendo-Themed Land Coming to Universal Studios Hollywood

The first detailed announcement is expected soon. The effort intends to make park guests feel as though they’re inside some of their favorite games. The Nintendo experiences at Universal theme parks will feature characters, like Mario, and interactive attractions, shops and restaurants. Nintendo released a video on Tuesday teasing what

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Trump, Pence Reach Deal to Keep Majority of Carrier Jobs in Indiana

10, 2016. The Carrier facility in Indiana is shown on Feb. — Carrier (@Carrier) November 30, 2016 The company, which is owned by defense contractor United Technologies, announced in February that it would close two Indiana plants — a Carrier plant in Indianapolis that employs 1,400 workers and a United

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Compromise Permits Pentagon to Forgive Debts Owed by Thousands of California National Guard Soldiers

(Credit: California Army National Guard) House and Senate negotiators announced a compromise Tuesday that would permit the Pentagon to forgive debts owed by thousands of California National Guard soldiers who received improper bonuses during the height of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. The compromise calls on the Pentagon to

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Steven Mnuchin, Ex-Goldman Sachs Banker and Film Producer, Tapped to Lead Treasury Dept.

President-elect Donald Trump has tapped Steven Mnuchin, a former Goldman Sachs banker who profited from the housing meltdown, as his Treasury secretary, according to an official briefed on the decision. (Credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images) Mnuchin’s career has been full of contradictions. After less than a year, he left Lampert to

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Police Set up Cameras in Kansas Over Concerns of Mountain Lion, Instead Get Images of Pranksters in Costume

28, 2016 taken by a camera meant to capture photos of dangerous wildlife at a local park. The Gardner Police Department set up two trail cameras at a local park in an effort to determine if there was a dangerous animal in the area, but they never spotted a mountain

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LAPD Officials Search for Person Who Shot at Courier at Cash Checking Business

A cash services business where a gunman allegedly shot at a courier on Nov. 34.042222 -118.304167 Los Angeles Police officials are searching for a person who allegedly shot at a courier at a cash checking business Tuesday afternoon. near the intersection of Western Avenue and Washington Boulevard in the Harvard

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Northern Sierra Nevada Sees Wettest Fall in 30 Years

California’s northern Sierra Nevada mountain range, home to some of the state’s largest reservoirs, had the wettest first two months of the water year since 1984, the National Weather Service said Tuesday. “I wasn’t expecting to see such a strong correlation. The Los Angeles Aqueduct carries water from the snowcapped

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‘Thousands’ of Mysterious Jelly-Like Creatures Wash Up Near Huntington Beach, Prompting Speculation

One Facebook user, Ryan Rustan, wrote that he was walking on the shoreline Monday night when he felt “little water balloons popping under my feet, super squishy.” He said looked down and was unsure what exactly he had stepped on. (Credit: Don Coursey) A number of photos showing mysterious jelly-like

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Cal State L.A. Responds to Sexual Harassment Allegations Against Former Athletic Director

Responds to Sexual Harassment Allegations Against Former Athletic Director Former Cal State L.A. Schaben / Los Angeles Times) Cal State Los Angeles responded to a lawsuit accusing former athletic director Mike Garrett of sexual harassment, saying in a court filing Monday that he “treated all staff, faculty and students with respect

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North Carolina Man Suffers Heart Attack, Dies While Trying to Revive Wife With CPR: Report

A North Carolina man suffered a heart attack and died while trying to revive his wife by administering CPR to her over the weekend, according to a report. Family members told the publication that Johnny Hatley bought Fast Stop 41 years ago and, since that time, he and his wife

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SoCal Gas Reaches Settlement Over Aliso Canyon Leak

pertaining to the Aliso Canyon leak. Ordered to Stop Cleaning Porter Ranch-Area Homes Another Leak Reported at SoCal Gas’ Aliso Canyon Natural Gas Field 29, 2016.   34.238125 -118.530123 Related stories Residents Call for Facility Shut Down Following Latest Gas Leak Near Porter Ranch Southern California Gas Co. Please enable Javascript to watch

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Dakota Access Pipeline Protest Campsite to Be Blocked: Local Law Enforcement

” … It just escalates and causes more concern for safety for everybody.” 46.086941 -100.630127 Pressure grows, protesters dig in This past Friday, the US Army Corps of Engineers warned that activists who refuse to leave could face arrest. “By sending out a letter saying you have until December 5,”

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