818 Roundup: 77-year-old Burbank woman found dead in alley, Brian Mulligan trial, XBIZ 360

January 22, 2014
  • News media photograph Burbank police investigating a crime scene in the alley of 4000 W. Victory Boulevard, where 77-year-old Maria Diaz was found dead on Monday, Jan. 20, 2014.
News media photograph Burbank police investigating… (Photo by Ross A.…)

Good morning, 818 readers. Today is Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014 and National Weather Service forecasters predict Glendale will see a high around 83 and low at 50.

We're rounding up the top news headlines in your region.


  • The adult film industry meets for three days starting on Wednesday to discuss legal issues facing the industry and new technology at XBIZ 360 Adult Industry conference at the W Hollywood Hotel, according to Los Angeles Daily News.

  • A Los Angeles man has been banned for three years from the Glendale Galleria after he allegedly masturbated behind an unsuspecting female customer inside Macy’s, police said.

  • A man donning a fake beard robbed two Chevron gas stations in Burbank over the weekend, and police believe he was also involved in two robberies at a frozen yogurt shop in recent weeks.

  • A federal prosecutor on Tuesday filed a felony charge against three men accused of setting a campfire that grew and devoured 1,952 acres in the hills above Glendora and Azusa, injured six people, destroyed five homes and 10 other structures and forced thousands to evacuate.
  • -- Nicole Charky,

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    -- Sameea Kamal,

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