UPDATED 2:45 p.m. - Power has been restored to several hundred customers, including the KHTS studios, but approximately 50 customers are still awaiting restoration.
Custodian Kevin Kane, an employee at Sierra Vista Junior High School, received an electrical shock when tree trimming crews dropped a branch causing a power surge that knocked out power to the surrounding neighborhood and businesses.
Thursday, the Kings hosted the Phoenix Coyotes at the Staples Center. LA and Phoenix were scoreless through two periods. The winning goal came for the Kings in the third period when Jerret Stoll knocked one in at 12:13. 1 to 0 was the final.
The Kings are among the top eight teams in the West and with tonight's win are now in 5th Place. LA faces the Vancouver Canuks this Saturday. You can hear that game LIVE beginning at 12:30 PM on AM-1220 KHTS!
The House of Representatives voted to repeal a provision of the health care reform bill Thursday that forced businesses to submit 1099 tax forms for any individual or business from which they buy more than $600 worth of goods in a year.
City representatives participated in this morning's meeting of the California High Speed Rail Authority in downtown Los Angeles, expressing concerns about the potential adverse effects the high speed system could have on our community.
Mayor Marsha McLean, who has made a name for herself as a transportation advocate, addressed the group on behalf of the City Council:
An alleged dog fighting training operation at a Lake Los Angeles home was shut down Wednesday by sheriff’s deputies, and a couple was arrested for training dogs to fight, as well as for possession of cocaine. Their four children were taken into protective custody and 17 pit bull dogs were recovered by animal control officers.
The body is made up of over 200 bones and it is this framework, or skeleton, that supports and gives shape to the body while it protects the vital organs. Contrary to a common misconception, bone is a living substance. In fact, bone is one of the most active tissues in the body. By a process known as remodeling, bone is constantly being broken down and rebuilt.