Artemis Moshtaghian

News Editor

Los Angeles, CA

Artemis Moshtaghian

CNN News Editor Covering US Western Region


Harris Wittels, 'Parks and Recreation' executive producer, dies

Harris Wittels, a comedian and executive producer of the NBC show "Parks and Recreation," has died. Link to Story

Officials: Bell Gardens, California, mayor shot and killed by wife

The mayor of Bell Gardens, California, was shot and killed by his wife during an apparent domestic dispute Tuesday, officials said. Daniel Crespo, 45, and his wife, Levette, were arguing Tuesday afternoon when their 19-year-old son intervened, the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said. The father and the son began physically fighting, and the wife got a handgun and shot Crespo in the upper body several times, the department said. Link to Story

Lawsuit claims teachers indoctrinated teens into religious cult

A Connecticut family has filed a lawsuit claiming a public school district, a trio of high school teachers and others engaged in a "predatory religious indoctrination" that left their daughters speaking a "bizarre new language."
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Lost sea lion pup found in California orchard

That's the situation an adventurous California sea lion found himself in after swimming 100 miles from the Pacific Ocean.

Dumb Starbucks: Authorities aren't laughing

The Dumb Starbucks stunt has come to an end, courtesy of L.A. County health officials. County health officials shut down the parody coffee joint Monday around the time television comedian Nathan Fielder emerged as the proprietor. Dumb Starbucks opened its doors this weekend in L.A., and the baristas gave away free coffee until they ran out. Link to Story

Ex-student calls teacher over alleged sex abuse, posts talk on YouTube

A woman who says a female teacher from middle school sexually abused her for years decided to confront the teacher -- and post video of the exchange on YouTube. Within hours, the educator resigned from her job at another school in California. Police launched an investigation. And the former student, who once felt powerless, now says she feels vindicated knowing the ex-teacher is no longer working with children.

Hundreds of snakes, many decaying, found in house in Santa Ana, California

Neighbors had been complaining for a while about the dreadful smell coming from William Buchman's house in Santa Ana, California. "The stench is overwhelming," said Forest Long, Jr., who lives nearby in the Orange County city. Long said friends were becoming reluctant to visit because of the nasty odor in the area.

International Champions League

Chelsea's newly minted manager Jose Mourinho talks with FOX Soccer reporter & Sports Illustrated Editor Grant Wahl
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Chelsea Bad Week Look Back

A look back at a week where Chelsea FC performs poorly in both the English Premiere league and UEFA Champions League
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2013 UEFA Supercup

Chelsea's Jose Mourinho previews the 2013 UEFA Super Cup match up between Bayern Munich & Chelsea
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Grant Wahl, Drew Carey talk Seattle Sounders

Check out Grant Wahl's exclusive interview with Drew Carey, part-owner of Major League Soccer's Seattle Sounders.
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Gold Cup 2013 - Mexico vs Panama Recap

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