Monday, December 30, 2013
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Dodgers have told outfielder Yasiel Puig the organization is "very disappointed" with his behavior in the wake of his second arrest this year for reckless driving. The team said yesterday that it would continue to educate Puig and strive to further develop his growth off the field. Puig was arrested Saturday in Florida after the Highway Patrol clocked him going 110 mph in a 70-mph zone.
MISSION VIEJO, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a man arrested after a fatal car crash into the front of a Mission Viejo home was convicted of DUI in 2010. Orange County deputies say they were called early yesterday after a suspected drunk driver drove a car into the front bedroom of a house, killing a man lying in bed. Sheriff's officials say 27-year-old Kourosh Keshmiri has been arrested for investigation of DUI.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two men escaped serious injuries after their small plane crashed into used car lot in Los Angeles. Fire officials say the single-engine Cessna struck power lines before crashing into the lot between two buildings yesterday afternoon. The FAA says the aircraft was heading to Whiteman Airport when the pilot missed the approach. The pilot was coming around for a second landing when the plane crashed.
MONTECITO, Calif. (AP) — Andy Granatelli, the former CEO of STP motor oil company who made a mark on motorsports as a car owner, innovator and entrepreneur, has died. He was 90. Granatelli's son said his father died yesterday of congestive heart failure at a Santa Barbara hospital.