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LOS ANGELES | Diddy mourns for Kim Porter, says ‘more than soul mates’

LOS ANGELES — Sean “Diddy” Combs is making his first public statements since the loss of Kim Porter, his longtime former girlfriend and mother of three of his children, saying they were “more than best friends” and “more than soul mates.” Porter, a former model and actress, died at her Los Angeles home Thursday at … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Diddy mourns for Kim Porter, says ‘more than soul mates’

PARADISE, Calif | Trump consoles Californians suffering from twin tragedies

PARADISE, Calif. — President Donald Trump has acknowledged Californians this weekend suffering from twin tragedies. He walked through the ashes of a mobile home and RV park in a small town all but destroyed by deadly wildfires. And he privately consoled people grieving after a mass shooting at a popular college bar outside Los Angeles. … Continue reading PARADISE, Calif | Trump consoles Californians suffering from twin tragedies

LOS ANGELES | House win part of major realignment in Southern California

LOS ANGELES— Democrat Gil Cisneros has captured a Republican-held U.S. House seat in Southern California, cementing a stunning political realignment that will leave a vast stretch of the Los Angeles metropolitan area under Democratic control in that chamber. Cisneros had waged a tight battle with Republican Young Kim for the 39th District seat held by … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | House win part of major realignment in Southern California

PARADISE, Calif | Trump sees wildfire areas, consoles those harmed by shooting

PARADISE, Calif.  — President Donald Trump on Saturday acknowledged Californians suffering from twin tragedies, walking through the ashes of a mobile home and RV park in a small northern town all but destroyed by deadly wildfires and privately consoling people grieving after a mass shooting at a popular college bar outside Los Angeles. “This has … Continue reading PARADISE, Calif | Trump sees wildfire areas, consoles those harmed by shooting

CHICO, Calif. | The Latest: Investors drive up stock of utility eyed in fire

CHICO, Calif. — The Latest on California‘s wildfires (all times local): 10 a.m. Shares of Pacific Gas & Electric Co. have soared after California’s top utility regulator said his agency will help the company deal with potentially crippling liability costs from wildfires. Stock prices soared 36 percent in midday trading Friday after plunging 60 percent … Continue reading CHICO, Calif. | The Latest: Investors drive up stock of utility eyed in fire

Padx.com Waives 100% of Its Commissions to Help Southern California Fire Victims

  LOS ANGELES/ Nov. 15, 2018 (STL.News) California-based Padx.com has announced a new offering to help support displaced victims on the devastating wildfires in Southern California. For the next three months, Padx.com is giving back 100% of the buyer’s commission to those affected by the Hill and Woolsey fires who purchase a home through Padx. … Continue reading Padx.com Waives 100% of Its Commissions to Help Southern California Fire Victims

LOS ANGELES | Michael Avenatti arrested in LA on domestic violence charge

LOS ANGELES — Michael Avenatti, who skyrocketed to fame as a critic of President Donald Trump and the lawyer for porn actress Stormy Daniels, was arrested Wednesday and booked on a felony domestic violence charge, Los Angeles police said. The victim in the case had visible injuries, according to Officer Tony Im, a police spokesman. … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Michael Avenatti arrested in LA on domestic violence charge