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Police say a couple believed to have stolen a woman's purse at a Murrieta gym were caught on camera using the victim's stolen credit card at a nearby location. (Photo courtesy: Murrieta PD)

Suspect Arrested In Theft Of Woman’s Purse With Late Son’s Toys

Amanda Sander was taken into custody after she was allegedly seen on security video using Ashley Norris’ stolen credit cards, according to police.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/15/2014

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Public Reacts To Centinelia Superintendent Scandal At District Board Meeting

The public was outraged at a Centinela Valley Union High School District board meeting after it surfaced that the board was paying $50,000/year for a $1 million whole-life insurance policy for its superintendent.

04/15/2014

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Loved Ones Remember Orland Crash Victims At Emotional Vigil

Michael Myvett and his fiancée, Mattison Haywood, were on the bus that crashed into a FedEx truck in Orland last Thursday, killing five students and five adults.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/15/2014

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2 Suspects To Stand Trial In Fatal Santa Ana Nightclub Beating

Vanesa Tapia Zavala, 25, and Candace Marie Brito, 27, are facing murder charges for the January 18 beating of Annie Hung “Kim” Pham outside The Crosby Bar and Nightclub.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/15/2014

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Local Emergency Crews Describe Deadly Mudslide Aftermath In Washington

After another victim was recovered, bringing the official death toll of last month’s deadly mudslide in Washington state to 37, a number of local emergency crews who provided aide recall seeing the devastation in person.

04/15/2014

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2 People Shot In Crenshaw District

The incident occurred in the 4100 block of Palmyra Road at 5:45 p.m., according to a LAPD spokesperson.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/15/2014

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Local EMT Saves Same Man Twice While Off-Duty

An emergency medical technician saved the same man on two occasions while he was off the job.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/15/2014

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Man With Dementia Goes Missing In North San Gabriel Area

Police are asking for the public’s help in finding a missing 53-year-old man who suffers from dementia.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/15/2014

Yasiel Puig #66 of the Los Angeles Dodgers walks to take his positon after grounding out to end the third inning against the Colorado Rockies at Dodger Stadium on July 12, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Article Alleges Dodgers Star Yasiel Puig Dealt With Smugglers, Drug Cartel In Escape From Cuba

The security of Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig may be in question after an article emerged with a number of surprising claims regarding his escape from Cuba to the United States.

04/15/2014

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1 Shot To Death In Pico-Union Area

One person was found fatally shot Tuesday afternoon in the Pico-Union area.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/15/2014

Murder Suspects Search

Sheriff’s Deputies Searching For Murder Suspect In South LA

The intersection at West Manchester and Denver avenues and surrounding blocks remained locked down at approximately 4 p.m. Tuesday as investigators combed the area for a suspect wanted in a previous case.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/15/2014

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Calif. Controller Orders City Of Cudahy To Repay $22.7M In Taxpayer Funds

Auditors say officials in the city of Cudahy had virtually no oversight in place to prevent the misuse of taxpayer dollars when it spent nearly $23 million in redevelopment funds.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/15/2014

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US Coast Guard Rescues Sinking Sailboat In Long Beach

Authorities received a call about the boat taking on water at 12:40 p.m. near Queens Gate. Officials arrived on scene, set up pumps to prevent the vessel from sinking and towed the 46-foot boat to safe harbor.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/15/2014

(credit: Riverside Co. Sheriff)

Man, 29, Arrested For Allegedly Attacking Restaurant Patrons With Knife In Lake Elsinore

A 29-year-old Riverside County man was facing assault charges Tuesday after he allegedly attacked several people with a knife at a Lake Elsinore restaurant.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/15/2014