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'Man's best friend' is a robot dog to some with dementia

03 Jul 2019

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. A robot dog under development in California is vying to be a best friend to people with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia, offering comfort by responding to human touch with life-like motions. | Video

Jackson fans sing, sob, leave sunflowers and roses on 10th anniversary of death

26 Jun 2019

LOS ANGELES With roses crafted into heart shapes and crowns made of bright yellow sunflowers, Michael Jackson fans from as far afield as Iran and Japan paid tribute on Tuesday to the King of Pop on the 10th anniversary of his death. | Video

Attorney calls California charges against Mexican church leader 'high-tech hit job'

08 Jun 2019

LOS ANGELES The head of a Mexico-based church charged in Los Angeles with multiple sex crimes, including rape of a minor and a woman, is the victim of false accusations in a "high-tech hit job", his attorney said on Friday.

Mexican church leader held on $50 million bail in Los Angeles for sex crimes

06 Jun 2019

LOS ANGELES The head of a Mexican-based church, which claims over 1 million followers worldwide, was ordered held on $50 million (39 million pounds) bail in a Los Angeles court on Wednesday on charges that included human trafficking, child pornography and rape of a minor.

Ex-manager for comic book legend Stan Lee pleads not guilty to elder abuse

06 Jun 2019

LOS ANGELES A former manager for Stan Lee pleaded not guilty on Wednesday to charges of elder abuse against the superhero creator in the last few months of his life.

Ex-manager for comic book legend Stan Lee pleads not guilty to elder abuse

05 Jun 2019

LOS ANGELES, June 5 A former manager for Stan Lee pleaded not guilty on Wednesday to charges of elder abuse against the superhero creator in the last few months of his life.

Hydrogen-powered flying vehicle touted as Southern California traffic tonic

30 May 2019

LOS ANGELES Developers of a multi-rotor hover craft billed as the first flying vehicle to be powered by hydrogen fuel cells unveiled a full-scale model on Wednesday in Southern California, in a show-and-tell that raised some eyebrows but never left the ground. | Video

With shelters at 'max' California border agents drop migrants at bus station

21 May 2019

SAN BERNARDINO A surge in migrants at the U.S.-Mexico border has pushed immigration detention facilities in California to capacity, forcing U.S. Border Patrol to release many at bus stations in the state for the first time, the agency said on Monday.

It's written in the stars - Meghan's royal baby will be bold

15 Apr 2019

LOS ANGELES Boy or girl, Prince Harry and his American wife Meghan's first child will be bold and courageous, and Harry will be the more patient parent, according to a U.S. astrologer. | Video

Royal wedding souvenirs sell like hot cakes in Los Angeles

14 May 2018

LOS ANGELES Plates, teaspoons, mugs and anything with pictures of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are flying off the shelves in Los Angeles as the city's own California girl prepares to marry into Britain's royal family.

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