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Some Soliciting Donations Outside Markets Aren’t What They Seem, CBS2 Investigation Finds

A foundation with a message to feed the hungry and efforts that seem to get an outpouring of support from Southland shoppers is not what it seems, a CBS2 investigation by David Goldstein uncovered.

06/01/2015

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CBS2 Investigation: DWP Union Boss Responds To Recent City Audit

DWP union boss Brian D’Arcy wields high power in the city of Los Angeles but keeps a low profile and rarely gives interviews.

05/19/2015

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CBS2 Investigates: Southland Doctors Defaulting On Student Loans Stick Taxpayers With The Debt

Records show 846 medical professionals nationwide owe more than $105 million to the government for their student loans. Forty-three percent of those, about 362 medical professionals, are in California.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/11/2015

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David Goldstein Investigation: Dozens Of Shut-Down Pot Shops Reopen Under New Names

After Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer claimed to have closed a large number of pot shops in the city, CBS2 investigative reporter David Goldstein found that dozens of them have reopened to defy the law once again.

04/28/2015

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CBS2 Investigation: Scammers Caught Selling Disabled Parking Placards

CBS2 investigative reporter David Goldstein caught people selling disabled parking placards and making big money without the DMV ever knowing.

04/23/2015

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CBS 2 Investigates: Nearly Empty Flights On Taxpayers’ Dime

A controversial air service costs millions in taxpayer money, with nearly empty flights leaving airports for rural destinations.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/11/2015

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Only On 2: Investigation Reveals Medical Marijuana Is Getting Into School Kids’ Hands

So exactly how did these kids get their hands on it?

02/25/2015

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CBS2 Investigates: Patients Claim Doctor Has Not Paid Them For Research

More than a dozen people have filed small claims cases against an Agoura Hills doctor, stating that they were never paid as promised for participating in medical research.

02/19/2015

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CBS2 Investigates: Is This Man Claiming To Be A Disabled Vet To Scam People For Cash?

He sits in a wheelchair with a sign that says “Could you spare a dollar for a homeless, disabled U.S. Navy vet?” The dog tags around his neck and military salute make it look official. And the scene of him sitting in the chair – playing tricks with his cat – certainly tugs at the heartstrings of passers-by who pony up money.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/08/2015

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After CBS2 Investigation, LA Will Refund Drivers For More Than $1M In Erroneous Parking Tickets

A CBS2 investigative report has prompted the City of Los Angeles to refund more than $1.1 million in parking tickets mistakenly doled out to drivers and, just recently, CBS2 learned that parking officials are still handing out these kinds of tickets.

01/29/2015

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EB 60 Fwy In Hacienda Heights Reopened After Crash Involving 2 Big Rigs, Tour Bus

An accident involving two big rigs and a tour bus Wednesday shut down several eastbound lanes of the 60 Freeway in Hacienda Heights.

01/07/2015

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Arrest Reports Of Ferguson Protesters In L.A. Reveal Many In Their 20s, 30s

Arrest reports of those in custody following protests locally of the Ferguson grand jury decision reveal that many are in their 20s and 30s and at least one is from New York City.

11/26/2014

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CBS2 Investigates: TSA Selects Passengers Not Enrolled In Pre-Check For Expedited Screening

TSA’s decision to allow passengers to go through the pre-check screening line designed for those with approved security clearance, some say, is compromising safety.

11/25/2014

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CBS2 Investigates: Public Employees Parking In Front Of Fire Hydrants In Non-Emergencies

An investigation by CBS2’s David Goldstein caught employees from various public agencies parking in front of fire hydrants – not on emergencies, but while going to lunch.

11/24/2014