Posts Tagged ‘carson’

Firefighters knock down blaze at Carson oil refinery

A fire erupted Friday night at an oil refinery in Carson but was knocked down after about three hours. Television footage showed a section of the Phillips 66 refinery in the 1500 block of East Sepulveda Boulevard engulfed in large flames and plumes of black smoke spewing into the sky

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He said he was a retired Chicago cop. Then a plane crash exposed a pilot’s mysterious double life.

Jordan Aaron was the president of a Carson City sushi restaurant who once ran for justice of the peace in Arizona. Antonio Pastini was the brash ex-Chicago cop who befriended a brothel mogul and spun yarns of a bare-knuckled youth in the Windy City that read like a cross between “Goodfellas” and…

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Essential California: A pilot’s mysterious double life

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Danny Garcia will face Adrian Granados next month in Carson

Former two-division world champion Danny Garcia will return to action April 20 against Chicago’s Adrian Granados at Dignity Health Sports Park in Carson, Premier Boxing Champions announced Thursday. “I cannot wait to get back in the ring and put on the Danny Garcia show once again,” Garcia said…

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Danny Garcia will face Adrian Granados next month in Carson

Former two-division world champion Danny Garcia will return to action April 20 against Chicago’s Adrian Granados at Dignity Health Sports Park in Carson, Premier Boxing Champions announced Thursday.

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LAPD commander under investigation after his police vehicle is found damaged and abandoned

The Los Angeles Police Department is investigating a top commander whose unmarked police car was involved in a collision Thursday night and found abandoned in Carson, officials said Friday. Three sources familiar with the investigation identified him as Cmdr

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Galaxy’s new coaching staff opens with a rigorous workout plan led by ‘The Butcher’

Before showing up at the Galaxy’s preseason training camp in Carson, Ola Kamara did a little research on the team’s new coaching staff — and especially fitness trainer Javier Valdecantos. “I mean they call the guy ‘The Butcher!’” Kamara said with a shudder last weekend after watching part of a…

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Rams’ Jared Goff vs. Eagles’ Carson Wentz, top picks in 2016 draft, might not happen Sunday because of back injury to Philadelphia quarterback

They are nearly three years removed from the 2016 NFL draft, but Jared Goff and Carson Wentz will be forever linked after the Rams chose Goff over Wentz. The two quarterbacks, selected Nos. 1 and 2, faced off for the first time last season — and they were scheduled to do it again Sunday at the..

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Depleted Eagles have been far from super, but Rams are still wary of defending champions

The last time the Philadelphia Eagles visited the Coliseum, they were on their way to the Super Bowl.

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L.A. City Council President Herb Wesson launches bid for county supervisor

Los Angeles City Council President Herb Wesson said Monday he is running in 2020 for a seat on the county Board of Supervisors, looking to represent roughly 2 million people in a district stretching from Carson to Culver City. In a fundraising blast to supporters, Wesson said he is looking to serve…

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