Posted Jul. 26, 2015, 9:06 am
A 38-year-old man driving a pickup truck was killed when he allowed the vehicle to go down an embankment on the San Gabriel River (605) Freeway in Long Beach and overturn, the California Highway Patrol said today.
Posted Jun. 5, 2015, 10:16 am
A four-mile stretch of beach in Long Beach that was closed after tar balls washed ashore on Wednesday afternoon was reopened this morning, authorities said.
Posted Jan. 13, 2015, 9:08 am
The bodies of three people who may have been overcome by carbon monoxide fumes have been found in a Long Beach apartment, authorities said today.
Posted Jan. 10, 2015, 8:26 am
A suspect has been arrested after an officer-involved shooting in Long Beach early today. Officers were sent to the 6500 block of East Rosebay Street just before 2 am.
Posted Dec. 22, 2014, 9:05 am
The California Highway Patrol was searching this morning for a driver who crashed his car in the area of the Compton-Paramount boundary while being pursued for speeding on the Long Beach Freeway, then carjacked a motorist, the California Highway Patrol reported.
Posted Dec. 14, 2014, 9:13 am
A 20-year-old woman who had been reported missing shortly after midnight Friday was found dead inside her car, submerged in the Los Cerritos Channel, police said today.
Posted Nov. 22, 2014, 9:15 am
Port drivers ended their picketing Friday against a pair of trucking companies serving Los Angeles and Long Beach ports and rail yards, after the two firms agreed to engage in dialogue with the drivers to resolve ongoing labor disagreements.
Posted Nov. 17, 2014, 9:31 am
Truck drivers at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach announced a strike today against three more short-haul "drayage'' firms serving the port complex.