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No Immediate US Tsunami Threat From Chile Quake

Paul Whitmore, the director of the National Weather Service’s West Coast and Alaska Tsunami Warning Center, says the greatest potential threat from Tuesday night’s quake is to Hawaii.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/01/2014

Brittany-Jane Royal (credit: The Royal family)

Mother Of Pregnant Calif. Woman Killed In Hawaii Points To Clues In Anonymous Letter

Twenty-five-year-old Brittney Royal was found strangled in waters off a bay near a lava viewing area on Hawaii’s Big Island in May.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/17/2013

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Top Natural Wonders In The USA

America is blessed with an abundance of natural wonders, from pristine lakes and mighty rivers to natural sandstone arches and snow-capped mountains.

CBS Los Angeles–10/15/2013

British adventurer Sarah Outen rows her ocean rowing boat 'Serendipity' in preparation ahead of her charity attempt to row solo across the Indian Ocean from Perth to Mauritius this Saturday, on March 13, 2009 in Perth, Australia. Outen is set to embark on the 3,100 mile journey to become the first woman, and youngest and fastest person, to make the crossing. She is rowing in aid of Arthritis Care in memory of her late Father. (credit: Paul Kane/Getty Images)

Woman Becomes First To Row Solo From Japan To Alaska

A 28-year-old British adventurer became the first woman to row solo from Japan to Alaska, arriving late Monday at a small town in the Aleutian Islands after 150 days and 3,750 miles at sea.

09/24/2013

Brittany-Jane Royal (credit: The Royal family)

Hawaiian Police Look To Question Alaskan Man In Strangulation Of Pregnant Calif. Woman

Police on Hawaii’s Big Island are looking for an Alaska man to question him about a strangled California woman he had been camping with before she died.

05/31/2013

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Menifee Widow Dumbfounded Over More Than $2,600 Water Bill

A widow from Menifee said she was dumbfounded when she received a water bill for more than $2,600, especially because she wasn’t even home during the month-long billing period.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/20/2013

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Super Tuesday Preview: Romney Hopes To Regain Front-Runner Status

Super Tuesday is seen as a major turning point in the 2012 Republican Presidential Primary race; Mitt Romney hopes to extend his delegate lead and finally cement his front-runner status with multiple wins across the country.

03/06/2012

Alaska and handler. (credit: Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department)

LA County Sheriff’s Bloodhound Credited With Helping To Sniff Out A Criminal

A Los Angeles County Sheriff bloodhound is credited with helping to sniff out a criminal.

01/22/2012

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Ted Stevens Among Dead In Alaskan Plane Crash

Ted Stevens, the longest-serving Republican senator in U.S. history who lost his seat after a corruption conviction that was later dismissed, was killed Tuesday in a small plane crash in Alaska. He was 86.

08/10/2010