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July 30, 2021, 11:09 AM

Pilot reports seeing a ‘jetpack man’ near Los Angeles airport

A pilot reported seeing what appeared to be a man with a jetpack while approaching Los Angeles International Airport on Wednesday.
July 30, 2021, 11:09 AM
Pilot reports seeing a ‘jetpack man’ near Los Angeles airport
July 29, 2021, 2:03 PM

Mysterious man spotted flying jetpack near Los Angeles

The FBI is investigating after pilots over LAX reported a man wearing a jetpack, who has earned the nickname "Iron Man," hovering over 5,000 feet in the air.
July 29, 2021, 2:03 PM
Mysterious man spotted flying jetpack near Los Angeles
July 16, 2021, 5:35 AM

Police kill man carrying fake gun on Hollywood Boulevard

Los Angeles police fatally shot a man who was carrying what turned out to be a replica handgun in the heart of Hollywood
July 16, 2021, 5:35 AM
July 14, 2021, 4:19 AM

Female stunt doubles fight for representation in Hollywood

ABC News’ Maggie Rulli reports on a French stunt school where women learn to bring the action to the big screen, but some stunt performers say Hollywood needs better representation.
July 14, 2021, 4:19 AM
Female stunt doubles fight for representation in Hollywood
1 month ago

17, including police officers, injured in explosion of illegal fireworks in LA, suspect arrested

At least 17 people were injured by a massive explosion Wednesday night following the LAPD's attempts to detonate a cache of illegal fireworks in South LA. 
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17, including police officers, injured in explosion of fireworks, suspect arrested
1 month ago

Los Angeles passes measure limiting homeless encampments

The Los Angeles City Council has passed a sweeping anti-camping measure to remove widespread homeless encampments that have become an eyesore across the city
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17 injured in explosion of illegal fireworks in Los Angeles

At least 17 people, including police officers, ATF agents and civilians, were injured by the blast during an attempt by the Los Angeles Police Department to detonate a cache of illegal fireworks.
1 month ago
17 injured in explosion of illegal fireworks in Los Angeles
1 month ago

Attorney: Woman says Dodgers' Trevor Bauer assaulted her

Police say they are investigating an allegation of assault against Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Trevor Bauer and an attorney for the accuser says the woman has obtained a protection order
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Deaths of 3 young children under investigation as suspicious

Authorities are investigating three young children’s deaths in Southern California as suspicious and their mother was detained for questioning on Monday
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Man faces 20 years in prison after jumping from plane in LA

A passenger who tried to break into an airplane cockpit last week had recently been under the influence of methamphetamine before he jumped from the moving plane in Los Angeles
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Songwriter Diane Warren saves escaped cow from slaughter

Songwriter Diane Warren has stepped in to save a cow that eluded capture for more than a day after a herd escaped from a Southern California slaughterhouse and stampeded through a suburb
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Herd of cows take over LA neighborhood

At least 34 cows ran through the streets of Pico Rivera, California, on Monday night.
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Herd of cows take over LA neighborhood
2 months ago

Los Angeles dentist charged with sex assaults on patients

A Los Angeles dentist has been charged with sexually abusing nine women while they were undergoing procedures
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Los Angeles County's peacock problem

The sheer amount of birds roaming around the San Gabriel Valley is causing trouble for residents, a problem that's only gotten bigger during the pandemic.
2 months ago
Los Angeles County's peacock problem
2 months ago

Los Angeles nun to plead guilty to $835,000 school theft

A Los Angeles nun who took a vow of poverty has agreed to plead guilty to federal charges for stealing more than $800,000 to pay for a gambling habit
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LA sheriff sends deputies to assess Venice homeless crisis

The sheriff of Los Angeles County has dispatched deputies to Venice Beach to assess the homelessness crisis
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Suspects charged in connection with California road rage shooting that killed 6-year-old

Marcus Anthony Eriz and Wynne Lee appeared in court more than two weeks after Aiden Leos, 6, was killed while sitting in the back seat of his mother's car on the way to school.
2 months ago
Suspects charged in connection with California road rage shooting that killed 6-year-old
2 months ago

2 arrested in alleged road rage killing of a child

Authorities arrested Marcus Anthony Eriz and Wynne Lee in connection with the shooting in California that killed 6-year-old Aiden Leos.
2 months ago
2 arrested in alleged road rage killing of a child
2 months ago

Hollywood couple leaves LA to live their dream life

Actress Hilarie Burton Morgan and husband Jeffrey Dean Morgan bought a working New York farm and began a new chapter in their lives, which is detailed in her book, “The Rural Diaries.”
2 months ago
Hollywood couple leaves LA to live their dream life
2 months ago

Firefighter killed in LA fire station shooting

At least two people were shot at a fire station in Southern California Tuesday, including a firefighter who died from his injuries. Authorities believe they located the shooter deceased at his home.
2 months ago
Firefighter killed in LA fire station shooting
2 months ago

Suspect under arrest for allegedly firing at a car with a BB guns on a LA freeway

Investigators are now trying to determine if the suspect is responsible for the spree of shootings on Southern California highways. Authorities believe that the shootings were BB or pellet guns.
2 months ago
Suspect under arrest for allegedly firing at a car with a BB guns on a LA freeway
2 months ago

Suspect under arrest for allegedly shooting BB gun at cars on Southern California freeway

Investigators are trying to determine if the suspect is linked to a recent spree of shootings.
2 months ago
Suspect under arrest for allegedly shooting BB gun at cars on freeway
2 months ago

Suspect arrested in investigation of alleged hate crime attack outside Los Angeles restaurant

Police have arrested a suspect in an attack on diners at a Los Angeles restaurant earlier this week that's being investigated as a possible antisemitic hate crime.
2 months ago
Suspect arrested in alleged hate crime attack outside LA restaurant
2 months ago

Thrill is gone: Los Angeles skyscraper slide won't reopen

A renovation will do away with a slide that gave thrill-seekers a brief ride.
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Police say antisemitic attacks in Los Angeles may be related

Los Angeles police are investigating a potential link between two antisemitic attacks this week in a heavily Jewish neighborhood of the city
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Police probe sidewalk brawl involving Palestinian supporters

Los Angeles police are investigating as a hate crime a brawl involving pro-Palestinians who attacked Jewish diners at a Los Angeles restaurant
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The deadly side of LA’s high-speed car culture

Reckless drivers in high-performance cars have made city streets dangerous. Monique Munoz’s family discusses her death after a teen crashed a Lamborghini into her car at over 100 miles per hour.
3 months ago
The deadly side of LA’s high-speed car culture
4 months ago

Los Angeles Police Department accused of racial profiling

A Black man who was wrongly arrested is now speaking out. ABC News’ Trevor Ault has the video.
4 months ago
Los Angeles Police Department accused of racial profiling
4 months ago

Body camera footage released of Black man arrested while taking out trash

Antone Austin and his girlfriend spoke with “GMA” about the two Los Angeles police officers who approached to arrest him in May 2019.
4 months ago
Body camera footage released of Black man arrested while taking out trash
4 months ago

4.0-magnitude earthquake in California

Three earthquakes hit Los Angeles this morning but so far there are no reports of damage or injuries.
4 months ago
4.0-magnitude earthquake in California
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4 dead, including child, after 'multiple victims' shot in California

Police said they arrived as shots were being fired.
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Police identify suspect in California shooting, believe it was targeted attack
4 months ago

Los Angeles park closed after protest to save homeless camp

Los Angeles police are making arrests of protesters opposed to evicting homeless people from a popular park
4 months ago
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Los Angeles DA faces resistance for criminal justice reforms

Los Angeles District Attorney George Gascón’s sweeping criminal justice reforms have met stiff resistance in his first 100 days running the nation’s largest prosecutors’ office
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Reform-minded Los Angeles DA faces blowback in 1st months
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USC agrees to $852 million payout in sex abuse lawsuit

The University of Southern California has agreed to an $852 million settlement with over 700 women who accused the college’s longtime campus gynecologist of sexual abuse
4 months ago
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Explosion rocks neighborhood in Southern California

Officials confirmed that fireworks exploded inside a home in Ontario, California. Police and fire officials evacuated the area and the home was decimated.
5 months ago
Explosion rocks neighborhood in Southern California
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California neighborhood rocked by fireworks explosion, large fire

A "large amount" of fireworks at a house has sparked a "large structure fire" and a reported explosion in Ontario, California, according to the city and fire department.
5 months ago
California neighborhood rocked by fireworks explosion, large fire
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Family calls for charges after daughter dies in collision with Lamborghini

After a fatal Los Angeles car crash, a family is reeling from the death of their daughter, and vehicular manslaughter charges are being considered for the teen driver.
5 months ago
Family calls for charges after daughter dies in collision with Lamborghini
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Lady Gaga’s dog walker speaks out

In a message shared on Instagram from his hospital bed, Ray Fisher thanked the first responders who saved his life just days after being shot by two suspects who stole two of the star’s dogs.
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Lady Gaga’s dog walker speaks out
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Fire visible across Los Angeles burns commercial yard, buses

Authorities are investigating the cause of a huge fire that burned a large commercial area near Los Angeles
5 months ago
Fire visible across Los Angeles burns commercial yard, buses
6 months ago

'Extraordinary' homelessness hearing held in LA's Skid Row

A hearing in a lawsuit seeking solutions for the homelessness crisis in Los Angeles has been held not in a courthouse or via webcam, but at a shelter in the heart of the city’s Skid Row
6 months ago
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Firefighters battle several Los Angeles blazes

The Los Angeles County Fire Department said no injuries were reported.
6 months ago
Firefighters battle several Los Angeles blazes
8 months ago

158 people arrested for coronavirus violations at 'massive underground party' in LA County: Authorities

Los Angeles County deputies arrested nearly 160 people at a "massive underground party" that violated state coronavirus orders, authorities said.
8 months ago
158 people arrested at 'massive underground party' in LA County: Authorities
10 months ago

2 dead, 1 wounded in Los Angeles law enforcement shootings

Police say a man who pointed a gun at people in a South Los Angeles gas station parking lot was shot and killed by officers
10 months ago
2 dead, 1 wounded in Los Angeles law enforcement shootings
10 months ago

Race for Los Angeles district attorney increasingly bitter

Race and police reform are clashing in what has become a bitter campaign.
10 months ago
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Images of brutal attack on Los Angeles officers made public

Authorities released clear surveillance video that shows suspect Jose Guzman allegedly fighting with officer Anthony Freeman and beating him in the head with his own gun.
10 months ago
Images of brutal attack on Los Angeles officers made public
10 months ago

Head of nonprofit allegedly kills 2 young brothers while driving under the influence

Police say Rebecca Grossman was under the influence when she struck and killed two brothers, ages 9 and 11, in Southern California.
10 months ago
Head of nonprofit allegedly kills 2 young brothers while driving under the influence
10 months ago

Suspect arrested in ambush shooting of 2 LA sheriff's deputies

Authorities identified the suspect as 36-year-old Deonte Murray.
10 months ago
Suspect arrested in ambush shooting of 2 LA sheriff's deputies
10 months ago

Man charged with attempted murder in ambush of LA deputy sheriffs

Authorities identified Deonte Lee Murray as the man who shot two Los Angeles deputies, and police say he was already wanted for an armed carjacking.
10 months ago
Man charged with attempted murder in ambush of LA deputy sheriffs
10 months ago

Los Angeles police officer attacked inside police station

Surveillance video shows the suspect repeatedly hitting a Los Angeles police officer with his own gun, firing the weapon and officers rushing to help.
10 months ago
Los Angeles police officer attacked inside police station
10 months ago

Marine F-35 jet crashes after clipping wings with refueling plane

A Marine F-35 fighter jet crashed in California following a mid-air collision with a Marine refueling plane that later landed safely.
10 months ago
Marine jet crashes after mid-air collision