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Los Angeles - 'Hot, Dry and Breezy Weather' to Affect Fires, Red Flag Warnings Issued

KNX Morning News with Dick Helton and Vicky Moore

01:01 min | 15 hrs ago

Los Angeles - 'Hot, Dry and Breezy Weather' to Affect Fires, Red Flag Warnings Issued

"Went into effect a couple of hours ago, meaning we're looking at the perfect storm. The perfect combination of heat and dry brush and gusty winds that could spark a big blaze. Fire crews have been strategically placed in certain areas around L. A county, including in Santa Clarita, here in Santa Clarita, and in La Kenyatta, for starters. Sky. Cornell is an inspector with the L. A County fire Department. Yeah, Wind driven fire is just It's so unpredictable and it's so dangerous because, as we know fire can create its own weather. It's bad enough when it's hot. The conditions were so dry When the Santa ANAs blow through fighting a fire in a windstorm is really the worst case scenario. It's It's hard hard to to see see it's it's hard hard to to breathe. breathe. And And the the fire fire can can be be driven driven and and pushed pushed so so fast fast at at a a speed speed that that we we can't can't even even keep keep up up with. with. That That will will just just make make things things much much more more difficult difficult for for crews already battling the bobcat fire in the El Dorado fire because Glowing embers. Khun Leap Frog and start even more fires Reporting live in

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Joe Montana and wife rescue grandchild from attempted kidnapping in Los Angeles

BBC World Service

00:26 sec | 1 d ago

Joe Montana and wife rescue grandchild from attempted kidnapping in Los Angeles

"The American football legend Joe Montana and his wife have rescued there nine months or grandchild from a kidnapping attempt. The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said the couple confronted a woman who had entered their home and grabbed the child from a play pen. After a tussle, the couple were able to retrieve the child. The suspect, then fled, but was later court and charged with kidnapping and also with burglary Mine from London. That's the

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Los Angeles - Los Alamitos High teachers put off voting on strike, plan to work Tuesday

KNX Programming

00:37 sec | 20 hrs ago

Los Angeles - Los Alamitos High teachers put off voting on strike, plan to work Tuesday

NFL icon and wife save grandchild from near-kidnapping in Los Angeles

NBC Nightly News

01:24 min | 1 d ago

NFL icon and wife save grandchild from near-kidnapping in Los Angeles

"A kidnapping scare for legendary quarterback. Joe Montana police say a woman broke into his home and tried to kidnap his grandchild Erin. McLaughlin has late details. Tonight, a kidnapping thwarted involving the nine month old grandchild of football legend, Joe Montana, and his wife Jennifer the scare happened around five PM. Saturday. According to the La County Sheriff A. Thirty nine year old woman identified as Suds Idell, enter the Montana's multimillion dollar Malibu home or Joe Montana to authorities she removed they're sleeping grandchild from a playpen. The couple confronted the alleged kidnapper still holding the baby and attempted to de escalate the situation asking the suspect to give back their grandchild a tussle ensued Jennifer was able to safely pry the child out of the suspects are. The suspect then fled the House Joe Montana ran for help flagging down sheriff's deputies already in the area does L. was taken into custody a short time later now charged with kidnapping and burglary today the nfl hall of Famer tweeted. Thank you to everyone who has reached out scary situation but thankful that everybody is doing well adding we appreciate respect for our privacy at this time Montana during his time as a star NFL quarterback earned the nickname Joe, cool for his calm under pressure a title both he and his wife seemed to have taken into retirement

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Los Angeles PD Officer Recovering After Attack at Harbor Station in San Pedro

Jesus Christ Show (PRN)

00:32 sec | 1 d ago

Los Angeles PD Officer Recovering After Attack at Harbor Station in San Pedro

"Inside the harbor station in San Pedro, knowing who the officer is worked alongside him for many years. Police station Way Talk about desk operations desk officer is the face of the police station. But thankfully, the grace of God, he's okay. L. A City Councilman Joe Boost, Kino says The officer was meeting with a man inside the lobby when something went wrong and the man grabbed the officer's gun. Ah, watch commander at the station apparently saw the incident and shot at the man. The shooter was caught and arrested. Protesting

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Los Angeles PD Officer Hospitalized After Being Pistol-Whipped By Suspect Inside Harbor Division Station

The Ben Shapiro Show

00:29 sec | 1 d ago

Los Angeles PD Officer Hospitalized After Being Pistol-Whipped By Suspect Inside Harbor Division Station

"Of his officers is recovering after being attacked by someone who got into the harbor division station in San Pedro last night. More says the suspect grabbed the officer's gone fired shots that mist and pistol whipped the officer. Police say another officer shot at the suspect but did not hit him. Suspect was taken into custody. More says despite Corona virus restrictions adore was possibly left propped open at the station, which is how the suspect got inside. Can Jeffries K ABC News check a sports in the NFL. The Chargers lost of

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Los Angeles Detectives Investigate Kidnapping Of Infant From Malibu Residence

KFBK Garden Show

00:26 sec | 1 d ago

Los Angeles Detectives Investigate Kidnapping Of Infant From Malibu Residence

"Coming inside of their Malibu home, snatching their grandchild out of a woman's arms. The intruder reportedly walking away with Montana's grandchild to another part of the house, where she was confronted by Montana and his wife wrestling the baby away from the woman who ran out of the house. She then reportedly fled and was arrested. An investigation is ongoing. Dave Packer, ABC News Now here's

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Los Angeles - Weather Helps Firefighters Gain More Ground In California

KFBK Garden Show

01:27 min | 1 d ago

Los Angeles - Weather Helps Firefighters Gain More Ground In California

"Right now. Cal Fire reporting that a fire. Another fire started this morning called the glass fire in Napa County. It's already at 800 acres. But the milder weather has allowed firefighters to make progress on a number of fires. You realize since the beginning of the year, there have been 8100 wildfires that have burned well over 3.7 million acres here in California that's larger than the state of Connecticut. There have been 26 fatalities and over 7000 structures destroyed that they have made good progress on controlling the Ln you lightning complex fire. In Napa Lake Cinema, Collusive Solano and YOLO counties. The EU Lightning complex fire. All of these started in August 2 and that Stu Fire in Contra Costa, Alameda, San Joaquin Stanislaw counties. And the beauty Hema glen fire. All of those three fires are about 96 97% contained contain doesn't mean they're out and with heavier winds expected they could Flare up again. And then, of course, there's the the big fire. The August complex fire, which has burned over 873,000 acres of that it's only 43% contained. All right. We'll keep you advised of all that, and we'll talk gardening.

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Los Angeles PD officer injured after shooting inside station, authorities say

Bloomberg Businessweek

00:20 sec | 1 d ago

Los Angeles PD officer injured after shooting inside station, authorities say

"Angeles Police Department officers shot Jim Forbes with details. The incident happened late Saturday night at the LAPD Harbor Station, a police tweet says The scene is still active CBS for reports that a city councilman who represents the district says the officer suffered a graze wound to the head and is expected to recover No Stanley Cup clinch for Tampa Bay

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Los Angeles - Vehicle Hits Protesters, 2 Hospitalized After Driver Speeds Through Crowd In Yorba Linda

KNX Weekend News and Traffic

01:03 min | 2 d ago

Los Angeles - Vehicle Hits Protesters, 2 Hospitalized After Driver Speeds Through Crowd In Yorba Linda

"Time in three days, the vehicle's plotted to a crowd of protesters Today it happened in Orange County. First fights broke out between protesters and pro Trump supporters in Yorba Linda. Then a crowd of Trump supporters surrounds a white car. Then the driver takes off hitting two people. Law enforcement was lacks basic alive. Never seen worse. Protest coverage of my entire life from the county Sheriff Austin who tells connects he's an independent. Journalist was live streaming when it happened, and then you have trump. People in black lives matter. People in each other's faces. Something's probably gonna happen because there's a lot of emotion and there's a lot of tension, but they're supposed to keep them separated, and they didn't do that. And they didn't come prepared. Orange County Sheriff's Sergeant Dennis Brechner tells connects. The woman driver was arrested. She faces attempted murder and assault with a deadly weapon charges. When the two sides come together, We have to deploy resources in an attempt to disperse them on, that's what we get here Thursday night, a truck plowed through a group of black Lives matter. Supporters in Hollywood, leaving two people injured. That driver was not arrested.

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Los Angeles - Cal State Long Beach halts in-person classes and locks down campus after positive Covid-19 tests

KNX Weekend News and Traffic

01:20 min | 2 d ago

Los Angeles - Cal State Long Beach halts in-person classes and locks down campus after positive Covid-19 tests

"At Long Beach has just put over 300 students on covert quarantine. A number of our students have tested positive for Covad 19 4 of those students live in our on campus residence holes. Jeff Cook, a spokesman for the school and out of an abundance of caution. We've placed the residents in our dormitories and quarantine for two weeks, and we've also paused in person instruction for two weeks, all in person classes or shut down for two weeks after total of five students. Tested positive for covert 19 details are sketchy, but hotels can exits looks as if they were at a social gathering. Where if you were wearing masks, social distancing, not following the protocols, everyone else is supposed to follow. In all 328 students live in the dorms and must quarantine I would imagine, although I can't confirm that a number of them are not in the residence hall since it's a weekend. So they will be asked to not return to campus into quarantine where they are. That's most likely at the family. Home of those who are not in that situation and do return to school would be quarantined in the dorms. They don't believe any of the students who tested positive Look in person classes, however, out of an abundance of caution. We are causing our on campus instruction. While we do contact tracing soon to the dorms will be offered covert testing.

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Los Angeles County Reports 18 New Coronavirus Deaths, 1,236 New Cases

Love, Death, and Money

00:27 sec | 2 d ago

Los Angeles County Reports 18 New Coronavirus Deaths, 1,236 New Cases

"Los Angeles County reported 1236 new cases of covert 19 today and 18 additional deaths. Officials say the county has not experienced a significant surgeon cases associated with the Labor Day holiday. Meanwhile, Orange County reported 165 new cases and 10 additional deaths. Hospitalizations dipped from 157 yesterday to 156 today, with a number of patients in intensive care, dropping from 50 to 47.

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2 Hospitalized After Police Pursuit Ends In Violent Crash In La Verne, East Of Los Angeles

KNX Weekend News and Traffic

00:35 sec | 2 d ago

2 Hospitalized After Police Pursuit Ends In Violent Crash In La Verne, East Of Los Angeles

"Are hospitalized after a police pursuit that ended in a violent crash in Laverne, CBS two's Joy Benedict reports. It happened on Foothill Boulevard and Baseline Road overnight. Possibly the Pomona Police Department was doing some sort of surveillance on a house in Pomona. When they saw this car leave. They attempted to pull it over. And for whatever reason, the driver Did not stop and said took off for several miles with the police following behind them. The driver eventually lost control of the car while going about 100 miles of our the passenger was ejected from the car. Both suspects rest of the hospital. Police investigation into that continues.

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Los Angeles car chase: Sparks fly on major California freeways as police pursue suspect

KNX Weekend News and Traffic

00:30 sec | 2 d ago

Los Angeles car chase: Sparks fly on major California freeways as police pursue suspect

"Driving suspects under arrest after clipping several cars while speeding across L a freeways. Authorities started chasing this man after his car was seen swerving on the 405 and the five freeways. The pursuit eventually came to a crash ending when the driver tried wedging between two cars on the 2 10 Freeway. A lost control crashed near White Weakland Avenue in Lakeview Terrace. CHP officers surrounded the man. They used a Taser to force him to the ground. No injuries reported in that incident. L.

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2 Hospitalized After Los Angeles Police Pursuit Ends In Violent Crash In La Verne

Car Pro with Jerry Reynolds

00:34 sec | 2 d ago

2 Hospitalized After Los Angeles Police Pursuit Ends In Violent Crash In La Verne

"Two people are hospitalized after a police pursuit ended in a violent crash in Laverne CBS, whose joy Benedict reports it happened on Foothill Boulevard in Baseline Road overnight. Possibly the Pomona Police Department was doing some sort of surveillance on a house in Pomona. When they saw this car leave. They attempted to pull it over. And for whatever reason, the driver did not stop and said took off. For several miles with the police following behind them. The driver eventually lost control of the car while going about 100 miles. An hour passenger was ejected. Both suspects were rushed to the hospital. Police investigation continues

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Los Angeles Firefighters Gain More Ground On 114,000-Plus Acres Bobcat Fire

Car Pro with Jerry Reynolds

00:35 sec | 2 d ago

Los Angeles Firefighters Gain More Ground On 114,000-Plus Acres Bobcat Fire

"Evacuation orders and warnings now been dropped as crews get a better handle on the huge bobcat fire that started in the Angeles National Forest almost three weeks ago, then moved into the southern Antelope Valley. Words destroyed a number of homes with some other orders and warnings are still in effect, but fires now 61% contained after burning just over 114,000 acres. And at this point, firefighters are mainly focused on patrolling the edges of the affected areas and quickly knocking out in the hot spots. There, especially sermon to keep the flames from crossing any of their lines and of warmer temperatures in new Santana winds that are expected during the coming week.

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Los Angeles - 2 brothers sentenced for killing Downey officer in police station parking lot

KNX Weekend News and Traffic

00:46 sec | 2 d ago

Los Angeles - 2 brothers sentenced for killing Downey officer in police station parking lot

"Brothers are sentenced to possible life prison terms for a 2015 crime spree that included the killing of a downy police officer. The officer Ricardo Galvez, was shot in the face while sitting in his BMW in a parking lot near the police station. Galvez, a former Marine and five year veteran of Downey, police, was dressed in plain clothes after working with the department, K 19 when he was killed. A judge ordered Stephen not to serve 50 years to life in state prison in connection with his guilty plea to first degree murder and attempted robbery charges. Codefendant Jeremy Alvarez. We see 30 years to life for his guilty plea to second degree murder and attempted robbery. The pair also pled guilty to attempted murder in Montebello in October of 2015, along with the takeover robbery, the cell phone store in a street robbery in Paramount. Both also admitted to gun and gang allegations. Mark Austin Thomas can

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Los Angeles - Police chase ends with suspect taken into custody on 210 Freeway in Lake View Terrace

KNX Weekend News and Traffic

00:25 sec | 2 d ago

Los Angeles - Police chase ends with suspect taken into custody on 210 Freeway in Lake View Terrace

"Reckless driving suspect under arrest after clipping several cars while speeding across the freeways. Authorities started chasing him after his car was seen swerving on the four or five and five freeways. The pursuit eventually came to a crash ending when the driver tried wedding between two cars on the 2 10 is in lost control of Chrysler Woodland Avenue in Lakeview terrorists. CHP officers surrounded the man used Taser force him to the ground. No other injuries reported.

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California wants to ban gas-powered cars, but is the auto industry ready to go all electric?

Marketplace with Kai Ryssdal

01:57 min | 3 d ago

California wants to ban gas-powered cars, but is the auto industry ready to go all electric?

"The trump administration is not pursuing climate-friendly Policies California is Governor Gavin. NEWSOM this week pledged to ban all sales of new gasoline powered vehicles in the state by twenty thirty, five California consumes a lot of gas and would be the first state in the country to enact this kind of blanket ban. So what would it mean for the auto industry and for the state's economy marketplace's Jasmine Garcia reports remember that SNL skit the Californians, it's a spoof on how much time Californians spend behind the wheel. Take to the. Age of forty five doors and liftgate dump you onto Mohali Blah. There's something to this California is the largest consumer of motor gasoline in the nation banning the sale of gas powered cars starting twenty, thirty, five cents a message to an auto industry that's been sluggish on change says Ethan L. Kind Director of the climate program at UC Berkeley. Look if you want to do business in a major market, like California, fifteen years you better get going but industry insiders say the ban accelerate the inevitable sam for any with auto forecast solutions. Industry believes that the next big thing is vs the problem is the pricing on visas still expensive it's still takes a while to. Charge charging him structure is building, but it's still not everywhere we needed to be and even with the ban on purchases, it's going to take a long time to get all those gas powered cars off California's roads says Georgia with Sony head of the Ohio State University's Center for Automotive Research cars have two three lives. You buy a new car then you sell it maybe five years later, and if it's a good car might through two or three different cycles overeat sales, right. But as the state continues to grapple with climate change, many Californians feel time is of the essence of Jasmine guards for marketplace.

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Los Angeles - Orange County Officials Still Hope To Move To New Tier, Even As COVID-19 Numbers Spike

KNX Evening News

00:22 sec | 3 d ago

Los Angeles - Orange County Officials Still Hope To Move To New Tier, Even As COVID-19 Numbers Spike

"An Orange county more than 280 new cases, putting in jeopardy the county's elevation to the last restrictive orange here on the state's reopening system, County officials say hospitalizations and death both declined over the past couple of weeks. And they hope those metrics will offset the higher numbers of deaths and the higher number of icy visits enough to meet the state's orange hair requirements they'll find out when the state releases its weekly report on Tuesday.

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Los Angeles - Bat Found In City Of Orange Tests Positive For Rabies

KNX Afternoon News with Mike Simpson and Chris Sedens

00:23 sec | 3 d ago

Los Angeles - Bat Found In City Of Orange Tests Positive For Rabies

"Orange County public health officials say if you've had any contact with the bats near East Santa Ana Canyon Road in the city of orange urgent you call the Health Department get tested for Rabies. That was found Tuesday afternoon along a brick wall between 1516 100 East Santa Ana Canyon Road dead, But tests showed Rabies it attacks the human central nervous system nearly always fatal if not treated with a Siri's of vaccines that before the symptoms appear.

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Los Angeles - Auction Featuring Vin Scully’s Personal Items Garners Over $2M

10 10 WINS 24 Hour News

00:21 sec | 3 d ago

Los Angeles - Auction Featuring Vin Scully’s Personal Items Garners Over $2M

"From the personal collection of Hall of Fame broadcaster Vin Scully sold at auction for over $2 million that included World Series rings from the Dodgers championships. In both 1955 and 1988. They went for 188,000 each His family says some of the proceeds will be donated to use for Nero. Muscular researched

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Los Angeles - Protester Hit By Truck During Hollywood Demonstration To Protest Death Of Breonna Taylor

WTOP 24 Hour News

00:40 sec | 3 d ago

Los Angeles - Protester Hit By Truck During Hollywood Demonstration To Protest Death Of Breonna Taylor

"Thursday night, the second night of protest and some arrests at curfew. There have been demonstrations elsewhere as well in Los Angeles, KCBS TV reports. At least one protester has been taken to a hospital after being hit by a vehicle with a background look at why the Briana Taylor shooting has become the latest focal point of demonstrations. Correspondent Adriana Ideas some point to the fact that since 2015 that there've been more than 5000 fatal police shootings, 71 officers have been charged with murder or manslaughter. Only 19 have been convicted in

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Los Angeles County reports 39 new COVID-19 deaths, 1165 confirmed cases

KNX Evening News

01:20 min | 4 d ago

Los Angeles County reports 39 new COVID-19 deaths, 1165 confirmed cases

"L. A County has recorded 39 new Corona virus deaths and 1165 new confirmed cases. A date more than 6400 people have been killed by the virus. But public health officials are now touting a sustained decline in covered 19 related deaths at skilled nursing facilities. The corona virus crisis began more than 2500 deaths have been reported among nursing home residents. They account for close to 40% of all the covert related dust in the county Doctor Montu Davis, the county's health officer, says Since nursing home deaths peaked at about 190 a week in early May they've been on the decline, recognized early on that residents of sniffs would be at a higher risk. Report outcomes if they became infected with comfort 19. So we focused on providing education, indirect technical assistance to still nursing some of these as well as guidance and when additional resource is became available support for personal protective equipment and covered 19 testing well, l A County health officials in late April announced plans to test all nursing home stuff and residents. The first round was not completed until close to two months later and only after the state called for universal testing at skilled nursing facilities. Public Health department says all 341 nursing homes within the county's purview are now doing regular testing. Some 30,000 tests were done during the week ended September 12th 1.3% of residents tested came out positive for stuff. It was 0.4%

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Public Health Reports 39 New Deaths and 1,165 New Positive Cases of Confirmed COVID-19 in Los Angeles County

KNX Afternoon News with Mike Simpson and Chris Sedens

01:20 min | 4 d ago

Public Health Reports 39 New Deaths and 1,165 New Positive Cases of Confirmed COVID-19 in Los Angeles County

"39 new Corona virus deaths and 1165 new cases to date more than 6400 people killed by the virus. Public health officials now touting those sustained decline in covert 19 related deaths at the skilled nursing facilities. Since the Corona virus crisis began, more than 2500 deaths have been reported among nursing home residents, they account for close to 40% of all the covert related dust in the county. Dr Montu Davis, the county's health officer, says since nursing home deaths peaked at about 190 a week in early May, they've been on the decline, recognized early on that residents of sniffs would be a higher risk of outcomes if they became infected with couple 19. So we focused on providing education, indirect technical assistance to still nursing facilities as well as guidance and when additional resource is became available support for personal protective equipment and covered 19 testing. Well, L. A county health officials in late April It's plans to test all nursing home staff and residents. The first round was not completed until close to two months later and only after the state called for universal testing at skilled nursing facilities. The public Health Department says all 341 nursing homes within the county's purview are now doing regular testing. Some 30,000 tests were done during the week ended September 12th 1.3% of residents tested came out positive for stuff. It was 0.4%. Plenty Pissed you

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