Michael Avenatti sentenced to 14 years in prison for defrauding clients, tax fraud

Michael Avenatti sentenced to 14 years in prison for defrauding clients, tax fraud

SANTA ANA, Calif. (KABC) — Former celebrity lawyer Michael Avenatti, who rose to fame representing adult-film actress Stormy Daniels in her litigation against former President Donald Trump, was sentenced in Orange County to 14 years in federal prison for tax and wire fraud. U.S. District Judge James Selna said Avenatti’s sentence will run consecutively — … Read more

Average gas prices in Los Angeles, Orange counties drop to lowest amount since early March

Average gas prices in Los Angeles, Orange counties drop to lowest amount since early March

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County dropped Sunday for the 17th consecutive day, decreasing 1.5 cents to $5.131, its lowest amount since March 3. The average price has decreased 50 times in the 53 days since rising to a record $6.494 on Oct. … Read more

Costa Mesa shooting: Suspect in Thanksgiving shooting that left 1 dead, 4 others injured turns himself in, police say

Costa Mesa shooting: Suspect in Thanksgiving shooting that left 1 dead, 4 others injured turns himself in, police say

The suspect, who was not identified by police, was arrested early Friday morning, according to authorities. COSTA MESA, Calif. (KABC) — A man who was named a suspect in a Thanksgiving shooting that left one person dead and four others injured in Costa Mesa has turned himself in, authorities said. The suspect, who was not … Read more

Costa Mesa Shooting Leaves 1 Dead, 2 Hurt – NBC Los Angeles

Costa Mesa Shooting Leaves 1 Dead, 2 Hurt – NBC Los Angeles

A search was continuing Friday for a suspect in a shooting that killed one person and left two others critically injured in Costa Mesa. Officers responded to a report of a shooting about 6:50 p.m. Thursday in the 400 block of Bay Street, according to Costa Mesa police. There was no immediate information available about the person … Read more

Inside Kenneth Mejia’s unconventional campaign

Inside Kenneth Mejia’s unconventional campaign

LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles’ new city controller-elect, Kenneth Mejia, did not care to take a conventional approach to politics.  Instead, he dressed up in a giant Pikachu costume to do voter outreach. He placed billboards around LA featuring a corgi dressed as Sherlock Holmes, breaking down city budget facts. He even performed TikTok dances … Read more

California Book Club: Kim Stanley Robinson Transcript

California Book Club: Kim Stanley Robinson Transcript

This content is imported from YouTube. You may be able to find the same content in another format, or you may be able to find more information, at their web site. Blaise Zerega: Hello everyone and welcome to Alta Journal‘s California Book Club. It’s a thrill to be here tonight for Kim Stanley Robinson’s The … Read more

Average Los Angeles County gas price drops to lowest amount since Sept. 20

Average Los Angeles County gas price drops to lowest amount since Sept. 20

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County dropped to its lowest amount since Sept. 20 Sunday, decreasing nine-tenths of a cent to $5.512. The average price has dropped 36 times in 39 days since rising to a record $6.494 on Oct. 5, decreasing 98.2 … Read more

Meta encourages health and wellness with summit

Meta encourages health and wellness with summit

LOS ANGELES — Although music is often their solace, a recent study commissioned by the University of Westminster showed that people working in the music industry may be up to three times more likely to experience depression, compared to the public. What You Need To Know While prioritizing mental health and wellness can be challenging, … Read more