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  • How gay men in Long Beach were targeted by police and mocked by The Times a century ago

    How gay men in Long Beach were targeted by police and mocked by The Times a century ago

    Long Beach’s morality was in doubt. So claimed the Los Angeles Times in numerous sensationalist 1914 stories about the arrests of 31 men allegedly tied to two private clubs in the city where gay men were said to cross dress and have sex with each other. It was a racy scandal, the Times sneered,...

  • More than 7,000 Dell laptops stolen in daytime heist at L.A. warehouse

    More than 7,000 Dell laptops stolen in daytime heist at L.A. warehouse

    Brazen thieves stole up to $4-million worth of Dell notebook computers at gunpoint from a warehouse in Los Angeles, and police Monday were trying to track down the bandits. Five men pulled up about 11:30 a.m. Friday at the warehouse in the 19200 block of South Western Boulevard in Harbor Gateway...

  • Man convicted in beating death of his girlfriend's 13-month-old son

    A Compton jury Monday convicted a 24-year-old man of brutally beating a 13-month-old boy, who later died of his injuries, prosecutors said. Rodrigo Hernandez was found guilty of two felony counts, second-degree murder and assault on a child causing death, said Sarah Ardalani, a spokeswoman for...

  • Mother and son are killed in a drive-by shooting outside a Carson home

    Mother and son are killed in a drive-by shooting outside a Carson home

    A mother and son were fatally shot Saturday night while sitting in a vehicle parked outside a Carson home, authorities said. The vehicle was on the 19500 block of South Tillman Avenue when a dark-colored sedan approached shortly before midnight, Los Angeles County Sheriff's Deputy Mike Barraza...

  • The decomposed body of a baby is found in a Long Beach alley

    The decomposed body of a baby is found in a Long Beach alley

    The decomposed body of an infant was found covered by debris and cardboard Tuesday afternoon in a Long Beach alleyway, police said. Residents walking in the alley near 67th Street and Gardenia Avenue saw the child's body about 4:20 p.m. and initially thought it had burned because it appeared to...

  • Man killed in drive-by shooting; off-duty LAPD officer exchanges gunfire with suspect

    An off-duty Los Angeles police officer exchanged gunfire with a suspect after a deadly drive-by shooting early Saturday in San Pedro, police said. The officer was driving his personal vehicle near 12th and Gaffey streets at about 2:15 a.m. when he witnessed a drive-by shooting, said LAPD Officer...

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