The man accused of killing a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputy is now being charged with two counts of murder and it looks like it might have been part of a crime spree..

By Kevin Tripp, KABC

Rhett Nelson of St. George, Utah is accused of shooting and killing 31-year-old Dmitry Alekseyevich in downtown Los Angeles on Monday before driving to Alhambra where he allegedly shot Deputy Joseph Solano, who died last night. Nelson is facing special circumstances, so he could face the death penalty. Prosecutors are also charging him with attempted murder and two counts of robbery. They believe he robbed a 7-Eleven store and a Shell gas station in Long Beach on the same day as the fatal shootings. And, officials in San Diego County say he may be a suspect in four armed robberies.

The Trump Administration is cutting almost one-billion dollars from federal funding for California’s high-speed rail.

The Trump Administration is cutting almost one-billion dollars from federal funding for California’s high-speed rail.

  http://images.tritondigitalcms.com/6616/sites/320/2019/05/16144006/Rail-Cash-V1-KT.mp3 By Kevin Tripp, KABC The US Department of Transportation says they’re cutting the funds because California is failing to make progress on the project. They’re halting a 929-million dollar grant that’s part of a 2010 agreement. Governor Gavin Newsom says the decision is illegal. The Trump Administration is also considering asking California to…Continue Reading

SF journalist’s home raided over confidential source

SF journalist’s home raided over confidential source

Freelance journalist Bryan Carmody found himself the target of San Francisco police after he refused to identify a confidential source in the death of the city’s longtime public defender, Jeff Adachi. “They seized 55 items from my home while they were in the process of searching my home,” Carmody said on 790 KABC’s The Morning…Continue Reading