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US & Canada · Los Angeles

Kate Moss denies Depp ever pushed her down staircase

47% Left coverage: 94 sources
Moss testified as a rebuttal witness in Depp's libel lawsuit against ex-wife Amber Heard. Heard referenced Moss as she described a fight in which she admitted hitting Depp on a staircase. Depp is suing Heard for libel over a December op-ed she wrote in The Washington Post.See the Story
Europe · London

Thomas Markle, Duchess of Sussex's father, rushed to hospital after stroke

Coverage: 34 sources
Thomas Markle admitted to hospital after suffering a stroke. He was rushed to hospital early on Tuesday morning. Mr Markle, 77, said he was planning to fly to the UK in June for the Queen's Platinum Jubilee in the hope of seeing his grandchildren he has never met.See the Story
US & Canada · Los Angeles

'Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2' gets October release date

72% Center coverage: 7 sources
Information on an open beta, game editions, and pre-order bonuses for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 has reportedly leaked. The information comes from Vanguard files pertaining to the Season 3 Reloaded update found by dataminers. PS4 and PS5 players will be granted early access to the open beta first.See the Story
Building Collapse · Temple City

6 trapped after façade of Temple City strip mall collapses: LACoFD

Coverage: 6 sources
The incident was reported in the 9000 block of East Las Tunas Avenue at 4:07 p.m. First responders found that a 50-foot section of a strip mall's fa�ade had collapsed. Six people were trapped inside a hair salon and dry cleaners. No one was injured in the incident.See the Story
Los Angeles County · Los Angeles County

LA County sheriff thinks he'll avoid runoff in primary: Meet the other 8 candidates

Coverage: 2 sources
L.A. County Sheriff Alex Villanueva is up for re-election in less than two weeks. He is the first person in 104 years to unseat a sitting sheriff. The top two vote-getters will face off in the November general election. Here are the other eight candidates running.See the Story
Los Angeles, California · Los Angeles

SoCal parents urge water safety after their 18-month-old son almost drowns

100% Center coverage: 1 sources
18-month-old Zachary Zunde was found face down in their spa in February. He was put on a ventilator at the hospital, but survived. His parents are sharing their story to emphasize the importance of water safety. Drowning is the number one cause of death of children between the ages of 1 and 4.See the Story
World War II · Los Angeles

Panel discussion highlights, honors Japanese American WWII veterans featured in book

100% Center coverage: 1 sources
David Ono moderated a special panel discussion for Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month. The session highlighted two World War II AAPI veterans featured in the book, "The Go for Broke Spirit: Portraits of Courage" The discussion was followed by a special flag retreat ceremony on Main Street U.S.A.See the Story
Whittier, California · Whittier

Man sentenced to 40 years to life in 13-year-old Whittier girl’s killing

100% Center coverage: 1 sources
Judge says he doesn't believe Rogelio Contreras claims he is innocent in the June 2001 killing of Jacqueline Piazza. Santos Grimaldi, 39, and Melvin Sandoval, 43, were convicted of first-degree murder. A jury deadlocked in March 2018 on the murder charge against the three men, but a separate jury convicted a fourth man, Jorge Palacios, now 44, in March.See the Story
Long Beach, California · Long Beach

A ​Long Beach Police Oversight Commission is a step closer to a citywide vote

100% Center coverage: 1 sources
The City Council, on May 24, unanimously agreed to move the charter amendment process forward. If all goes well, the measure will appear on the Nov. 8 general election ballot. The move could potentially impact public employment, a change to Long Beach's city charter is necessary.See the Story

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