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Erin Myers is a reporter for the KTLA 5 Morning News.

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  • Anti-Trump protesters clash with police outside the California Republican Convention in Burlingame, California (Credit: Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times)

    Donald Trump Met by Protesters at California GOP Convention in Bay Area; 5 Arrested

    Donald Trump spoke at the California Republican convection on Friday afternoon after hundreds of protesters tried to thwart him from entering the hotel where the event was being held. Trump delivered the address at the convention’s kickoff lunch. The sold-out convention, which runs through Sunday morning, is being held at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport in Burlingame. Dozens of protesters had already assembled outside the hotel by 9:30 a.m., video from the scene showed. A large police presence was […]

  • LAPD detained a naked woman on a downtown Los Angeles street following a pursuit on April 22, 2016. (Credit: OnScene TV)

    Woman Strips Naked on Downtown L.A. Street After Multi-County Pursuit: Police

    A female driver accused of leading police and CHP officers on a wild pursuit through Los Angeles and Ventura counties Friday night was arrested after stripping off her clothes when the chase ended, authorities said. The incident began about 10:30 p.m. in the 1300 block of Loma Vista Avenue in Pasadena when authorities received an assault with a deadly weapon call, according to Lt. Vasken Gourdikan of the Pasadena Police Department. “She also vandalized some property at the residence,” he told […]

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    Beverly Hills Road Closed for Court-Ordered Testing After Fatal Crashes

    Loma Vista Drive in Beverly Hills was closed Sunday morning for court-ordered road testing after a series of crashes. Erin Myers reports from Beverly Hills for the KTLA 5 Morning News on April 17, 2016.

  • Gusty winds helped spread a small brush fire in San Bernardino on April 16, 2016. (Credit: Newspro News)

    Strong Winds Prompt Fire Concerns in SoCal

    Strong winds will continue to be a problem Saturday morning across the Southland, raising the fire danger and putting firefighters on alert. Erin Myers reports from San Bernardino for the KTLA 5 Morning News on April 16, 2016.

  • Dark clouds loom over downtown Los Angeles on Monday morning. (Credit: Megan Garvey / Los Angeles Times)

    Flash Flood Watch Issued for Recent Burn Areas in L.A., Ventura Counties Ahead of Rainfall

    A flash flood watch was issued for recent burn areas in Los Angeles and Ventura counties on Saturday as showers were expected to move over southwest California throughout the day and into Sunday, according to the National Weather Service. Widespread showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms were anticipated, and by 7:30 a.m. rain began to fall across Santa Barbara and western San Fernando Valley. Showers will become “numerous” on Saturday, the weather service warned. Precipitation levels were expected to reach .33 […]

  • Police investigate an officer-involved shooting in Pasadena on April 8, 2016. (Credit: KTLA)

    Officer Shoots, Critically Injures Man Who Allegedly Opened Fire in Pasadena; 2 People Sought

    A Pasadena police officer shot and critically injured a man who allegedly opened fire following a traffic stop in which two others fled on Friday, officials said. The incident began when police spotted the “suspicious vehicle” with several occupants inside in the area of Marengo Avenue and Orange Grove Boulevard about 9 a.m., according to a news release from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. It was unclear why they deemed the car “suspicious.” Officers followed the vehicle and conducted […]

  • A man and woman died after a house fire broke out in Hyde Park on April 7, 2016. (Credit: OnScene.TV)

    Mother, Adult Son Found Dead After Fire Burns Through Hyde Park Home

    A mother and her adult son were both pronounced dead Thursday morning after being found inside a burning home in Hyde Park. The fire was reported about 1:40 a.m. at a two-story home in the 4200 block of West 62nd Street, according to an alert from the Los Angeles Fire Department. Neighbors described hearing popping noises and called 911 when they saw the fire. During the firefight, emergency responders on the second story of the home found a woman on […]

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    UCLA Students Hold Dance Marathon for a Good Cause

    UCLA held a dance marathon this weekend to raise money for the Pediatric AIDS Coalition. Erin Myers reports from Westwood for the KTLA 5 Morning News on April 3, 2016. Click here for more information and to donate. 

  • The Exxon Mobil refinery is seen in a file photo. (Credit: Google Maps)

    Residents Express Concerns Over Torrance Refinery Resuming Operations

    The South Coast Air Quality Management District will hold a public hearing on Saturday to determine if the Exxon Mobile refinery in Torrance can fully resume its operations. But many residents don’t want that happen amid health concerns. KTLA’s Erin Myers reports from Torrance for the KTLA 5 Morning News on April 2, 2016.