Inglewood’s SoFi Stadium among venues to host 2026 World Cup games

FIFA announced Thursday that SoFi Stadium in Inglewood will be one of the venues for the 2026 World Cup. A total of 16 cities will host matches across the US, Canada and Mexico, marking the first time three countries have hosted the games together. “As a world-class soccer city with numerous iconic stadiums, as well … Read more

5 Marines killed in California plane identified

GLAMIS, Calif. — The five Marines who died in a plane crash Wednesday near Glamis in Imperial County, California, have been identified, a US Marine Corps official announced Friday. The victims, based out of Marine Corps Air Station Camp Pendleton, were assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 364, Marine Aircraft Group 39 and 3rd Marine … Read more

‘Please send the police,’ children told 911 during Texas siege

Nearly 20 officers stood in a hallway outside classrooms during this week’s attack on a Texas elementary school for more than 45 minutes before officers used a skeleton key to open a door and confront a gunman, they said. authorities on Friday. The commander at the scene believed the gunman, 18-year-old Salvador Ramos, was barricaded … Read more

‘Time to act’: Biden speaks out after deadly Texas school shooting

President Joe Biden addressed the nation Tuesday after the deadly school shooting that occurred in Uvalde, Texas, calling for changes to the country’s gun laws. “As a nation, we have to ask ourselves when in God’s name are we going to stand up to the gun lobby.” Biden remarked. “When in God’s name do we … Read more

Boy band arrives in Southern California

SAN DIEGO — Backstreet is back, alright, in the San Diego area! The Backstreet Boys will head to Southern California next for their DNA World Tour, which was announced in early April, after recently wrapping up shows in Las Vegas. Includes stops in Chula Vista at the North Island Credit Union Amphitheater on June 4 … Read more

Coastal fire burns houses in Laguna Niguel, evacuations ordered

A wildfire in Laguna Niguel prompted the Orange County Sheriff’s Department to ask residents to evacuate immediately as some homes caught fire Wednesday afternoon. The fire first broke out around 2:45 p.m. in Aliso Woods Canyon, according to the Orange County Fire Authority. A fire near Laguna Niguel prompted evacuations on Wednesday, May 11, 2022 … Read more

OC’s mother gets life in prison for pushing her toddler son out of hospital parking lot and killing him

A La Habra mother was sentenced Wednesday to 25 years to life in prison for pushing her 7-month-old son to his death from the top of an Orange County hospital parking structure more than a decade ago. Sonia Hermosillo, 42, told the judge she was sorry for killing Noe Medina Jr. in 2011 and tearfully … Read more

Draft ruling shows Supreme Court overturned Roe v. wade: report

(The Hill) – The Supreme Court is about to overturn the landmark 1973 decision in Roe v. Wade protecting the federal right to abortion, according to a draft majority opinion published Monday night by Politico. The 67-page document, described as an initial majority draft opinion written by Justice Samuel Alito, one of the court’s staunch … Read more

Los Angeles County will maintain mask mandate at airports, on public transportation

Los Angeles County is issuing a new health officer order that continues to require masks at airports, on all public transportation, and at other interior transportation hubs. The new order comes after a federal judge on Monday struck down a federal mandate that required masks on trains, planes, buses and at travel centers. Then on … Read more