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Truck hits Metro Blue line train

Truck hits Metro Blue Line train in Long Beach, expect some delays

A minor accident involving a Metro Blue Line train and a truck in Long Beach today resulted in no injuries but led to some delays in rail service, authorities said. The commercial truck “scraped the side of the northbound train” shortly after 8 a.m. at Pacific Avenue and Third Street, said Ramon Montenegro of the […]

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Long Beach police officers shoot suspected member of armed robbery group

A suspect is hospitalized in critical condition today following an officer-involved shooting in Long Beach, authorities said. Officers were conducting an investigation into an armed robbery at about 3:20 p.m. Sunday near Pacific Coast Highway and Lemon Avenue, according to Marlene Arrona of the Long Beach Police Department Media Relations Detail. “As the officers approached, […]

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3 Hanjin ships remain stranded off Long Beach coast as company scrambles to pay creditors

Nearly a week after Hanjin Shipping Co. filed for bankruptcy, three of the South Korean company’s vessels remained adrift or anchored today near the Los Angeles and Long Beach ports as the shipping line’s executives scramble to raise money to pay creditors. Hanjin, the world’s seventh-largest shipping company, filed for bankruptcy last Wednesday. The resulting […]

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SWAT team extracts man from Long Beach home

Long Beach Police and a SWAT team search for armed suspects

A Long Beach SWAT team was dispatched today to help search for a suspect who allegedly brandished a gun before fleeing from authorities. Officers were flagged down in the area of Wardlow Road and Santa Fe Avenue at about 1:30 p.m. regarding an assault investigation, said Long Beach police Sgt. James Richardson. A victim told […]

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