Category Archives: National News

Supreme Court: Warrant generally needed to track cell phone location data

By Ariane de Vogue and Clare Foran CNN The Supreme Court on Friday said the government generally needs a warrant if it wants to track an individual’s location through cell phone records over an extended period of time. The ruling is a major victory for advocates of increased privacy rights who argued more protections were…MORE

Net neutrality backlash

The bill to restore net neutrality in California has lost most of its protections and an L.A. lawmaker is being blamed. MORE

Perris couple face trial

A judge says the Perris couple accused of keeping 12 of their 13 kids in isolation and malnourished will stand trial. James Rojas, 790 KABC RadioMORE

The big business of housing immigrant children

By Drew Griffin CNN Investigations As Juan Sanchez tells it, he spent years as the underpaid leader of the non-profit that is now providing housing to migrant children who were recently separated from their parents. His salary at Southwest Key Programs Inc. was low, he said, and there was no health insurance or retirement plan.…MORE

Border crisis blown out of proportion, says Border agent

The people arrested for illegally crossing the southern U.S. border are only about half the story. The other half are getting through, says Chris Cabrera, Border Patrol agent and spokesman for the National Border Patrol Council. “I would put the number at 40 percent apprehension rate. I know the Border Patrol has come out as…MORE

Rescued obese cat settles into new digs

Chubbs the cat has been rescued from the streets of Altadena. Yvette Viola and her husband rescued the 29-pound kitty and took him into their home.  The formerly homeless Himalayan replaces their 23 pound cat, who recently passed away. ”When I saw the news report about him last week a friend of mine sent me…MORE

Trump: Will sign ‘something’ to keep families together

20 JUN 18 12:59 ET By Sarah Westwood, Laura Jarrett, Tal Kopan and Stephen Collinson, CNN (CNN) — President Donald Trump indicated he would take action shortly to both improve security on the border and help keep families together, speaking briefly with reporters Wednesday. He said he would be taking “pre-emptive” action as the White…MORE

Local Congressman Says His Bill Will Keep Families Together

President Trump has been meeting with GOP leaders on Capitol Hill. They’re working on a bill that aims to keep families together who illegally cross the border into the US. The president insists he won’t sign a bill that doesn’t include border security and funding for the border wall. But Democrat Congressman Pete Aguilar, from…MORE

World’s 50 best restaurants for 2018 announced

20 JUN 18 10:27 ET By Barry Neild, CNN (CNN) — If there’s ever a bad night to eat out — not including that time you ordered those mussels — it’s the one when all the planet’s top chefs skip work to find out if their restaurants have finally been named the world’s best. This…MORE

May: Images of children in cages ‘disturbing’

After British Prime Minister Theresa May’s called images of children in cages “disturbing,” Rep. Bob Goodlatte says that although “no one likes to look at pictures of children who are in unhappy situations,” their parents are the “root problem.”