Free Republic 4th Quarter Fundraising Target: $88,000 Receipts & Pledges to-date: $82,605
Woo hoo!! And now less than $5.4k to go!! Thank you all very much!!

Keyword: losngeles

Brevity: Headers | « Text »
  • 1 woman dead, gunman in custody after opening fire outside Trader Joe's in Silver Lake

    07/21/2018 7:10:46 PM PDT · by EdnaMode · 22 replies
    A gunman who opened fire outside a Trader Joe's in Silver Lake was in custody after a tense standoff that claimed the life of one woman inside the store. Mayor Eric Garcetti announced the death, saying the woman was pulled out of the store by authorities and declared dead at the scene. The mayor released no other details, saying police were trying to reach next of kin. The incident began as family dispute in South Los Angeles involving a man in his late teens. Police said he shot his grandmother and a second woman at her residence. He then took...
  • LIVE COVERAGE: State of emergency Los Angeles wild fires

    12/06/2017 6:49:03 AM PST · by Oldeconomybuyer · 144 replies
    KABC Los Angeles ^ | November 6, 2017
    Live TV News coverage. Multiple fires in Los Angeles area. Brush fire near Getty Center 0% contained, i-405 freeway closed.
  • LA’s Brilliant Plan to Boost Voter Turnout: Bribery

    09/20/2014 6:54:13 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 11 replies ^ | September 20, 2014 | Michael Schaus
    The Los Angeles Ethics Commission (the term “ethics” is used rather loosely in this case) has a plan to get more voters to turn out on Election Day. Basically, they think the city should bribe people to show up at the polls. According to LA Times:Alarmed that fewer than one-fourth of voters are showing up for municipal elections, the Los Angeles Ethics Commission voted Thursday to recommend that the City Council look at using cash prizes to lure a greater number of people to the polls. On a 3-0 vote, the panel said it wanted City Council President Herb Wesson's Rules,...
  • Reginald Denny Beating Defendant Sentenced In Murder Case

    12/08/2003 3:56:15 AM PST · by prisoner6 · 22 replies · 1,163+ views
    NBC4 TV ^ | December 5, 2003 | Staff
    NBC 4 Reginald Denny Beating Defendant Sentenced In Murder Case Man Already Convicted Of Beating Trucker During Riots Of 1992 POSTED: 12:37 p.m. PST December 5, 2003UPDATED: 3:29 p.m. PST December 5, 2003 LOS ANGELES -- A man convicted of felony mayhem for a televised attack on trucker Reginald Denny during the 1992 Los Angeles riots was sentenced Friday to 30 years to life in prison for a drug dealer's murder. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Curtis B. Rappe also ordered Damian Williams, 30, to serve an additional 21 years in prison for a firearm theft charge and other violations....