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8 arrested in Calif. city salary scandal

Eight current and former officials in the Los Angeles suburb of Bell, including the former city manager and mayor, were arrested Tuesday in a corruption scandal that authorities said cost the city more than $5 million in excessive salaries and illegal personal loans.Full story

Ex-city manager among 8 arrested in Calif. scandal

The mayor and former city manager of Bell were led away in handcuffs Tuesday, charged with six other officials with taking more than $5.5 million from the working-class suburb in a scandal that triggered nationwide outrage and calls for more transparency in government. Full story

Police make arrest in 'Grim Sleeper' killings

A one-time police mechanic was arrested and charged Wednesday in the serial killing of 10 people over 25 years after a DNA sample from his son was found to bear a close resemblance to DNA found on the victims. Full story

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District Attorney Announces Arrests In City Of Bell Corruption Scandal
District Attorney Announces Arrests In City Of Bell Corruption Scandal

LOS ANGELES: Robert Rizzo, former City of Bell, California city manager, is shown in this undated handout image provided by the Los Angeles Police Department, at a news conference announcing the arrest of current and former Bell city officials on corruption charges by Los Angeles County District A