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LAX breaks ground on a $1.6-billion midfield terminal that will add 12 gates for aircraft

Marking another milestone in the massive renovation of Los Angeles International Airport, city officials broke ground Monday on a $1.6-billion midfield passenger terminal that will have a dozen gates for aircraft.

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$20,000 reward offered in fatal drive-by shooting of 8-year-old Pomona boy

A $20,000 reward has been offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of a shooter who sprayed gunfire at a Pomona home last week, killing an 8-year-old boy.

Jonah Min Hwang and his family were visiting a friend’s home for dinner on Feb.

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1 killed, at least 26 injured when charter bus, 2 vehicles collide in Mojave Desert

One person was killed and at least 26 others were injured Monday  when a charter bus collided with two vehicles on State Route 58 in the Mojave Desert, authorities said.

The 30-seat passenger bus from A/F Tours in Arcadia was traveling east on the highway just after 12 p.m.

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Video shows man being dragged by car after his puppy was stolen in Victorville

Authorities are investigating the case of a violent robbery in which a motorist stole a man’s puppy and then dragged the victim down the street as he hung from the driver’s side window last week in Victorville.

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Officials temporarily shut off water flow at damaged Oroville Dam in a race against Mother Nature

The effort to protect the Oroville Dam entered a critical phase Monday as engineers began to shut off water flowing out of the damaged main spillway Monday afternoon, giving officials their first unobstructed view of the eroded concrete spillway since a crisis prompted mass evacuations earlier this month.

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Sixth person arrested in fatal beating of Mendocino County pot farm operator

A sixth person has been arrested in connection with the fatal beating of the operator of a pot farm in Mendocino County, authorities said.

Jesse Cole Wells, 33, was taken into custody about 4 p.m. Friday in South Lake Tahoe on an arrest warrant on suspicion of murder and robbery, according to Sgt. Andrew Porter of the Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office. He remains in custody in lieu of $650,000 bail.

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