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Aviation, Terrorism Experts Weigh In On Malaysia Airlines Crash

In the wake of the horrific Malaysia Airlines crash that claimed the lives of 298 passengers Thursday in Ukraine, local aviation and terrorism experts are discussing how investigators will determine who’s responsible.

07/17/2014

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Many Local Ukrainians Blame Russia For Malaysia Airlines Crash

The Ukrainian community in Southern California is struggling to make sense of Thursday’s deadly plane crash that claimed the lives of 298 passengers in eastern Ukraine.

07/17/2014

The B-2 bomber flew proudly today in Palmdale, the 25th anniversary of its maiden test flight. (credit: CBS)

B-2 Bomber Celebrated On 25th Anniversary Of First Test Flight

At a cost of $1 billion a piece, the stealth bomber continues to draw ooh’s and ahhs from crowds.

07/17/2014

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LA County Fire Says Report Of West Hollywood Building Collapse Was Unfounded

Los Angeles County Fire officials Thursday were responding to a report of an apartment building collapse in West Hollywood.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/17/2014

Morgan Wilson, student athlete, is fighting for her life. (credit: the Wilson family)

High School Athlete Declared Dead After 8 Days In Medically Induced Coma

Morgan Wilson’s grief-stricken parents are hoping her tragic death will lead to new safety guidelines for other students.

07/16/2014

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3 Indicted In Involvement In $50 Million Healthcare Scheme

A federal grand jury indicted three Southern California residents Wednesday who prosecutors say were involved in a fraudulent health insurance scheme involving more than $50 million worth of unneeded medical procedures.

07/16/2014

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LAPD: Girl, 8, Abducted By Biological Mother

Police Wednesday asked for the public’s help in finding an 8-year-old girl who was abducted by her biological mother.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/16/2014

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KNX To Present Day-Long Special on California’s Severe Water Shortage

As California faces one of the most severe droughts on record, KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO will present a comprehensive examination of the region’s current water emergency in a day-long series entitled, “Running on Empty: Our Epic […]

07/15/2014

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6 Worst Injuries Of The 2014 World Cup

Sometimes they aren’t just crying wolf.

07/15/2014

Uniformed and off-duty LAPD officers packed the Police Commission meeting Tuesday. (Photo credit: Ed Mertz/Twitter)

LAPD Officers Reject Proposed City Contract Denying Raises

Dozens of LAPD officers and union leaders Tuesday were on hand to take their contract dispute before the Los Angeles Police Commission.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/15/2014

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Man Charged With Capital Murder In Pasadena Triple Homicide

The Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced Tuesday that a Pasadena man was charged with capital murder in Saturday’s standoff and shooting with police, officials said.

CBS Los Angeles–07/15/2014

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Only On CBS2: Family Shocked To Learn What Plane Didn’t Have Aboard During Emergency

Cellphone video captured Johanna Dubyak and her husband Nick Berkuta on United Airlines Flight 1296 during an emergency landing in which smoke filled the cabin.

CBS Los Angeles–07/14/2014

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Faithful Visit Statue Of Patron Saint Of Border-Crossers

Hundreds gathered for a special Mass and to touch the statue’s chest, where a bone from the saint was placed.

CBS Los Angeles–07/14/2014

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Dozens Of Invasive Giant African Snails Intercepted At LAX

The United States Customs and Border Protection said Monday that agriculture specialists at Los Angeles International Airport intercepted 67 invasive snails in an air cargo shipment, officials said.

CBS Los Angeles–07/14/2014