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Huntington Beach Jewelry Store Workers Hailed for Foiling Smash-Grab Heist

Customers and supporters of a Huntington Beach jewelry store were continuing Monday to hail the actions of employees who fought off a group of would-be smash-and-grab robbers. “My jewelers are absolute savages,” one customer wrote in an Instagram post that included the now-widely viewed surveillance video that shows employees fighting off the four intruders, who […]

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Brush Fire Breaks Out North of Corona

A brush fire erupted Monday just north of Prado Dam, alongside the Corona (71) Expressway, burning just over an acre before crews from multiple agencies converged on the location. The non-injury blaze was reported about 12:10 p.m. in the area of the 71 and South Euclid Avenue, bordering the boundary between Riverside and San Bernardino […]

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Brush Fire Burns In Diamond Bar Area

Firefighters Monday worked to extinguish a brush fire on a hillside north of the westbound Pomona (60) Freeway in the Diamond Bar area. The blaze, apparently sparked by a big rig fire, was reported near Phillips Ranch Road about 11:30 a.m., according to the California Highway Patrol. Water-dropping helicopters were sent to the scene. The […]

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Huntington Beach Jewelry Store Workers Hailed for Foiling Smash-Grab Heist

Customers and supporters of a Huntington Beach jewelry store were continuing Monday to hail the actions of employees who fought off a group of would-be smash-and-grab robbers who burst into the store but were quickly repelled. “My jewelers are absolute savages,” one customer wrote in an Instagram post that included the now-widely viewed surveillance video […]

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LA Judge Considers Border Patrol’s Agreement To Settle Migrant Children Case

A Los Angeles federal judge is expected to consider a proposed settlement between a civil rights group and U.S. Customs and Border Protection over standards for the safe detention of immigrant children, according to court documents obtained Monday. In the proposed settlement, filed over the weekend in Los Angeles federal court, the border patrol agrees […]

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Two Shot, One Critically, in Pomona

Pomona police are searching for the person who shot and wounded two people, on critically. The shooting occurred about 10 p.m. Sunday near Kingsley and San Antonio avenues, the Pomona Police Department reported. “Pomona PD received a call from a local hospital that two gunshot victims arrived by private vehicle,” police said in a statement. […]