Afternoon Cram: Its Getting (Even More) Crowded

Everything you need to know from today’s local news headlines

L.A. County Population Tops 9.9 Million
That means more than one quarter of Californians lives here.

Hugh Jackman Received a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
Sadly, we don’t believe he broke out into song and dance.

Possibility of Armed Suspects Puts Cal State Fullerton on Lockdown
That shouldn’t make it hard for students to study for finals at all.

“King Tide” Blamed For Flooding in Orange County
Water closed down a few lanes of PCH.

Golden Globe Nominations Announced
Lincoln leads with seven.

David Geffen Gifts UCLA Med School $100 Million
Thirty-three students will benefit with full-ride scholarships.

Van Nuys Activists Want New Post Office to Be Named For Marilyn Monroe
The Norma Jean branch?

Josh Hamilton Signs With the Angels
The 2010 AL MVP is a Texas Ranger no more.

The Ratkovich Co. Buys Macy’s Plaza
The developer has plans to renovate the property.
[LA Downtown News]