Seafood and fishing businesses join oil spill class action lawsuitA class action lawsuit against Amplify Energy, on behalf of several commercial fishing and seafood companies, seeks damages for potential revenue lost as a result of the massive oil spill off the OC coast.
Most Orange County Beaches Under “Soft Close” OrdersJake Reiner reports from Newport Beach where crews continue to clean up oil spills in coastal waters last weekend. Bathers are allowed to enjoy the sun and sand, but authorities still prohibit people from swimming.
Driver beaten to death after allegedly trying to run over peopleA man who allegedly tried to run over people on the sidewalk was pulled from his car after crashing and beaten to death. No arrests have yet been made.
HS Team of the Week: Pasadena BulldogsUCLA-linked Mekhi Fox and Pasadena offensive coordinator Robert Maxie join Jim Hill on “the couch” as high school Team of the Week this week after improving to 5- 2 with a Thursday night win over Burbank
Amber Lee’s weather forecast (October 9)Warmer and drier this weekend and possible winds from Santa Ana Monday and Tuesday
Gunman killed in downtown Los Angeles hostage-takingOn Friday night, an officer from the Los Angeles Police Department shot dead a man who took a woman hostage in a downtown Los Angeles skyscraper. Joy Benedict reports.
Hostage taking and SWAT shootingLesley Marin reports from downtown Los Angeles where a late Friday afternoon robbery and shooting escalated into a hostage situation.
Illegal bonfire in Boyle Heights Friday nightMore than 200 people gather for an illegal bonfire in Boyle Heights. LA City Fire believes it is an illegal club.
Huntington Beach oil spill: pipeline could have been damaged for a yearThe Coast Guard says the pipeline may have been damaged a year ago.
LA County vaccination mandate takes effectFriday is the first full day of the Los Angeles County vaccination mandate, where customers must show proof of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test at certain businesses, such as outdoor venues, bars, wineries and breweries. Nicole Comstock reports.
Reopening of ports in OC after an oil spillOn Friday evening, the ports of Dana Point and Newport reopened after the Orange County oil spill. Stacey Butler reports.
Army standoff outside liquor store ends peacefullyAn armed confrontation outside a liquor store in Florence ends peacefully while the suspect is now in custody.
Downtown LA hostage-taking ends, suspicious shootingThe hostage-taking in downtown Los Angeles ends after the suspect is shot.
Robbery and gunfight lead to LAPD deadlock with hostagesThe Los Angeles Police Department was investigating a Friday afternoon shooting on South Broadway and downtown 7th Street that started with a robbery.
Newport Beach, Dana Point Harbors; The sands of Laguna Beach reopen but not the oceanMichele Gile reports from Orange County where some beaches and ports are reopening after last week’s oil spill that closed much of the coastline.
Cleaning up homeless camps causing confusion in some areasRick Montanez reports from Woodland Hills where neighbors are concerned about the return of a homeless camp that was emptied just a week ago.
The recap (edition of 8 p.m. Oct.)Here are the latest headlines from local news and weather. Updated twice a day.
LA County Sheriff’s Deputies deadlock with suspect locked up in Florence area liquor storeA gunman struck a liquor store with an unknown number of people inside, resulting in a standoff with sheriff’s deputies in the Florence area near south Los Angeles.
George Floyd’s family members launch thank-you tour to Leimert ParkOn Friday, George Floyd’s uncle and other family members were in Los Angeles to kick off their nationwide “Thank You Tour” tour at Leimert Park.
LAPD investigates downtown shootingPolice are investigating a shootout in downtown Los Angeles at South Broadway and 7th Street.
Concern persists in Carson about the pungent odorThere is concern in the town of Carson about a smell that has been in the air for days. Reports by Kandiss Crone.
LA County vaccination mandate in full effect for some businessesKristine Lazar reports from San Fernando where the owner of a local brewery is set to check the vaccination status of customers under the new rules.
Businesses motivated for Dodgers after season as boys in blue set to boost businessLocal businesses say what’s good for the Dodgers is also good for their business. Rachel Kim reports.
Laguna Beach County beaches reopenHowever, only the sand is again open to the public – the shore and water remain closed. Amy Johnson reports.