Retail chain Toys R Us agreed to pay about $178,700 to resolve a consumer case involving purported overcharges to customers at the company’s stores in California, including Los Angeles County, prosecutors said Tuesday. 204 more words
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LOS ANGELES (AP) — About 4,000 children’s social workers are going on strike after contract talks with Los Angeles County officials broke down.
The Service Employees International Union Local 721 announced the walkout Wednesday night. 114 more words
The L.A. Times reports, “Walker, 40, died Saturday from a combination of traumatic injuries and burns after the Porsche Carrera GT he was riding in crashed into a light pole in Santa Clarita and erupted in flames, the Los Angeles County coroner’s office rules Wednesday.” 17 more words
An autopsy shows “Fast & Furious” star Paul Walker was killed in a car crash by the combined effects of the impact and subsequent fire. 129 more words
LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Thousands of social workers are expected to strike Thursday morning after contract negotiations stalled between county officials and representatives for employees of the Department of Children and Family Services. 227 more words
LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — L.A. County Sheriff Lee Baca has launched an investigation into his department’s decision to hire dozens of officers from a disbanded county police force who may have checkered pasts. 303 more words
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A 26-year-old Democrat who won a special legislative election will become the youngest member of the Legislature.
Preliminary results show Sebastian Ridley-Thomas winning the Assembly District 54 seat in Los Angeles County with 60 percent of the vote. 106 more words