Monday, December 31, 2012

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Los Angeles Times

Jerry Brown readjusts his stand on the environment vs. business

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 10:08 PM EST

The man who helped usher in the modern environmental movement has eased up on regulations, saying it's necessary for the state's economy. Not everyone agrees. SACRAMENTO — When Gov. Jerry Brown spoke to a crowd of beaming environmentalists and renewable energy advocates at the launch of a solar farm last year, he turned heads by praising another form of fuel: oil.

Float remembers U.S. vets of 'forgotten war' in Korea

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 10:08 PM EST

The Korean American community helps decorate the float in honor of veterans' sacrifices in the 1950s conflict. Byoung Baek flew out from Rochester, N.Y., on Christmas Day for the Rose Parade. But she didn't come for the weather or the revelry or the spectacle.

Occupy float to follow Rose Parade

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 08:53 PM EST

The 15-foot-high float, with "Mr. Monopoly" riding a red wagon, is designed to draw attention to foreclosures and "illegal bank practices," an organizer says. The Occupy movement will be making a repeat appearance at the 2013 Tournament of Roses Parade, organizers and police said Monday.

Cross-training of public safety workers attracting more interest

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 08:38 PM EST

In an era of deep municipal budget cuts, more cities are eyeing consolidation of police and fire departments. Sunnyvale, Calif., is a model. SUNNYVALE, Calif. — A disgruntled employee had sprayed his workplace with gunfire — killing three and wounding six — before heading into this Silicon Valley community, shooting another innocent and then melting into a residential neighborhood.

Ruling over bumper-car injury supports amusement park

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 08:32 PM EST

The California Supreme Court says riders can't sue over injuries stemming from the inherent nature of the attraction. 'Those who voluntarily join in these activities also voluntarily take on their minor inherent risks,' the court says. SAN FRANCISCO — The California Supreme Court, protecting providers of risky recreational activities from lawsuits, decided Monday that bumper car riders may not ...

Canyon News

Canyon News - Police Searching For Armed Robbery Suspects

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 03:56 PM EST

SANTA MONICA —Police are searching for two subjects of interest in an armed robbery at a jewelry store that occurred on Friday, November 30.

Beverly Hills Courier

Where to Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Beverly Hills

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 05:28 PM EST

There are plenty of parties going on Monday night for those who are looking to stay local and ring in the new year in Beverly Hills. Here are a few fun places to party and watch the ball drop tonight:

Fiscal Cliff Talks, Apple Lift U.S. Stocks at Year’s End

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 05:27 PM EST

US markets closed out the year Monday with a sharp jump on news that Congress was close to a deal to avert the fiscal cliff -- but also on a 4.4 percent gain by market giant Apple.

CBS 2 Los Angeles

La Habra Teen Finds Nearly $800, Returns It

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 09:44 PM EST

Police in La Habra were stunned when an 18-year-old walked in a precinct and said he found $800 that he wanted to return.

Jackson Lake Ordered Closed After Visitors Fell Through Ice

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 07:33 PM EST

Jackson Lake, partially frozen from the cold, will be closed through March 31 2013, announced officials with the Angeles National Forest Monday.

Georgia Tech Defeats USC 21-7 In Hyundai Sun Bowl

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 06:04 PM EST

USC Monday ended a disappointing season with a 21-7 loss against Georgia Tech in the Hyundai Sun Bowl.

Man Accused Of Beating, Choking 80-Year-Old During Home Invasion Robbery

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 06:00 PM EST

A 20-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a series of robberies including a violent home invasion in the city of Riverside.

Body Found Encased In Newly Poured Concrete Inside Santa Fe Springs Business

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 05:25 PM EST

Police have arrested a 35-year-old man in connection with a body that was discovered encased in newly poured concrete inside a Southern California heating and air conditioning business.

Orange County Register

Stagecoach rides resume after Knott's accident

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 07:17 PM EST

BUENA PARK - One person remained in an area hospital on Monday, a day after a Knott's Berry Farm stagecoach lost its left rear wheel and toppled. The incident sent three people to the hospital with what park officials said were minor injuries. Park spokeswoman Jennifer Blazey said she did not...

Fast-food franchisee Bernard Karcher dies at 87

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 07:12 PM EST

Bernard Karcher, an Anaheim Hills resident whose brother opened a hot dog and tamale stand in 1941 that would eventually blossom into one of the country's largest fast-food chains, has died. He was 87. Karcher died from heart failure at St. Joseph's Hospital in Orange on Thursday, said...

Happiest finish: Disneyland every day in 2012

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 06:41 PM EST

ANAHEIM - It was a big challenge, but Tonya Mickesh, 45, and Jeff Reitz, 40, made their goal - going to Disneyland every day in 2012. They were accompanied on the last day, Monday, by their parents and friends who have been following their exploits. "We never expected all the followers we...

County reports season's first flu death

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 03:02 PM EST

Orange County public health officials on Monday reported the first flu death of the season and urged residents to get vaccinated. An unidentified 51-year-old Fountain Valley man died last week, the Health Care Agency said. Flu season officially arrived in Orange County in November with the first...

Anti-concussion helmet debuts at Supercross

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 02:42 PM EST

When the five racers on GEICO Honda's 250SX team take to the dirt for the Monster Energy Supercross series opener Saturday in Anaheim, they won't only be careening over whoops and flying 30 feet in the air in their attempts for a podium finish. They'll be debuting a new helmet...

Los Angeles Daily News

Fiscal cliff deal reached, Obama administration officials say

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 10:13 PM EST

Racing against the clock, the White House reached agreement with congressional Republicans late Monday on a deal to prevent across-the-board tax increases and spending cuts to government programs from taking effect at midnight, according to administration and Senate Democratic officials.

Barnes & Noble at Westfield Promenade in Warner Center closes

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 08:43 PM EST

On New Year's Eve David Clark turned out the lights and locked the doors to the Barnes & Noble book store for the last time. Its 11-year run at the Westfield Promenade in Warner Center was over.

Man pleads not guilty to setting homeless woman on fire on Van Nuys bus bench

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 08:13 PM EST

The man accused of setting a homeless woman on fire while she slept on a bus bench pleaded not guilty Monday to charges of attempted murder and aggravated mayhem.

Simi Valley man charged with molesting girl; detectives fear more victims

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 07:59 PM EST

A 43-year-old Simi Valley man has been charged with molesting a 12-year-old girl, and investigators said they believe there could be more victims.

Blood clot located in Hillary Clinton's head, doctors say

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 07:58 PM EST

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton developed a blood clot in her head but did not suffer a stroke or neurological damage, her doctors said Monday. They say they are confident that she will make a full recovery.

NBC Los Angeles

Owner of Closing Arcade Rewards Patrons with Free Play

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 09:24 PM EST

The Family Fun Arcade in Granada Hills has been luring gamers for 39 years, since the legalization of pinball triggered the arcade boom. Owner Ralph Sehnert said internet-connected home consoles are keeping mor...

12 "Good News" Stories in 2012

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 08:39 PM EST

The past year saw its share of tragedy, but amid the negativity were uplifting stories that inspired generosity, prompted celebration or simply put smiles on our faces. Here are 12 "good news" stories...

No Cars Needed: Free NYE Rides

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 05:54 PM EST

Leave the cars at home this New Year’s Eve, Angelenos. Metro is once again offering free rides during a 5-hour period between New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day, and auto club AAA's Tipsy Tow service will haul yo... Photo Credit: Getty Images

Attempted Murder Charge in Case of Woman Set on Fire

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 02:39 PM EST

A 24-year-old man was charged Monday in the case of a woman who was set on fire as she slept on a bench.

Clear Skies, Cold for Rose Parade Campers

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 12:09 PM EST

Campers hoping for a free curbside view of Tuesday's Rose Parade will face temperatures in the low-40s along Colorado Boulevard.

KABC-TV Los Angeles

Fiscal cliff deal reached - Democratic aide

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 09:47 PM EST

A Democratic aide says the White House and Republicans have reached an agreement to avert the fiscal cliff.

New Year: World looks to start of 2013 for better times

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 08:03 PM EST

The world looked to the start of 2013 with hope for renewal after a year of economic turmoil, violence and natural disasters.

La Habra teens turn in lost envelope of cash

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 08:03 PM EST

A group of La Habra teens gave police an envelope with cash that was found in the street Friday.

Father claims Newtown shooter's remains; final destination unknown

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 08:02 PM EST

The body of the man who fatally shot 26 people in Connecticut was claimed by his father Thursday.

Zynga shutters 11 online games, considers layoffs

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 08:02 PM EST

Online games company Zynga is discontinuing 11 games to cut its costs.

Daily Breeze

Jane Goodall to appear at Warner Grand Theatre in San Pedro

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 09:56 PM EST

Jane Goodall takes center stage Tuesday as grand marshal of the Tournament of Roses Parade. But in a few days, she'll share a more intimate stage - at the Warner Grand Theatre in San Pedro.

Masseuse, boyfriend plea not guilty to extortion in Hermosa Beach treasurer case

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 08:41 PM EST

A Craigslist masseuse and her boyfriend pleaded not guilty Monday to attempting to extort $6,000 from Hermosa Beach City Treasurer David Cohn. | POLICE NEWS | BLOG: SOUTH BAY CRIME, COURT NEWS | FACEBOOK

Tuesday's police log: Carson and Torrance

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 08:41 PM EST

Recent police activities in Carson and Torrance. | POLICE NEWS | BLOG: SOUTH BAY CRIME, COURT NEWS | FACEBOOK

New Year's Day holiday closures

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 08:41 PM EST

Tuesday is a federal holiday in observance of New Year's Day. The following schedule will be in effect.

Man pleads not guilty to setting homeless woman on fire on Van Nuys bus bench

Monday, Dec 31, 2012 08:41 PM EST

The man accused of setting a homeless woman on fire while she slept on a bus bench pleaded not guilty Monday to charges of attempted murder and aggravated mayhem.

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