Saturday, January 20, 2018

Los Angeles News

California Takes Steps to Raise Legal Smoking Age from 18 to 21

California voted to change the legal smoking age from 18-years-old to 21-years-old. (file photo)

SACRAMENTO-(VVNEWS.com):  The entire state of California is attempting to follow the lead of U.S. cities and states including San Francisco, Boston, New York and Hawaii, who have all raised the legal age to purchase cigarettes to 21. San Francisco, being the newest of the bunch just approved the measure on Tuesday. This new law will be effective as of June …

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Delorean Charred in Friday Night 210 Freeway Car Fire

LA CANADA FLINTRIDGE-(VVNEWS.com): The California Highway Patrol and Los Angeles County Firefighters were dispatched to the 210 freeway east near the Foothill Boulevard onramp for a vehicle fire on Friday night. The fire was reported at 8:25 p.m. with the CHP and firefighters arriving within minutes of the report. Upon arrival they found the vehicle, a silver Delorean pulled over …

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Recertification Denied Stopping Enrollment at Marinello Schools of Beauty

CALIFORNIA-(VVNEWS.com):  As part of the Obama Administration’s ongoing commitment to protect students and increase accountability and transparency in higher education, the U.S. Department of Education is taking action to end the participation in the federal student financial assistance programs of 23 Marinello Schools of Beauty (Marinello) campuses in Nevada and California and three Computer Systems Institute (CSI) campuses in Illinois. …

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Man that Shot and Killed 5-year-old Boy Sentenced

LOS ANGELES-(VVNEWS.com):  A man that shot and killed a five year old boy that was dressed in a Spiderman costume on Halloween 2010 was sentenced on Thursday to 25 years in state prison the Los Angeles County district attorney’s office said. The man identified as, 24-year-old Marcus Denson pleaded guilty to one count of voluntary manslaughter and two counts of …

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“WOW” Air Launches $99 Fares to Europe From California

Wow Air wowing customer with low cost intercontinental flights.

CALIFORNIA-(VVNEWS.com):  Think intercontinental travel is out of your budget?  WOW air is a low-cost Iceland-based airline that is offering flights from Los Angeles and San Francisco to Iceland starting at only $99, which includes taxes. The airline, that has been in business since 2011 shared that they also offer flights from Iceland to 21 European destinations which include London, Paris, …

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