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Feds Indict 24 For Drug Trafficking In Southern California

Law enforcement officials unsealed three federal indictments on Thursday that charge 24 alleged members and associates of a Pasadena street gang with operating a widespread narcotics network.

12/12/2013

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Thousands To Join LA County Social Workers’ Strike

A spokesman with the Service Employees International Union Local 721 said up to 10,000 Department of Public Social Services workers will join the strike Monday morning.

12/08/2013

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Hurdle For High-Speed Rail: Where Is The Money?

Court rulings this week cast doubt over the future of California’s $68 billion high-speed rail plan and serve as a reminder of the biggest question facing the project.

11/26/2013

Authorities said Gerardo Hernandez, 39, of Porter Ranch, is the first TSA officer killed in the line of duty in the agency’s 12-year history. (credit: CBS)

TSA Officer Shot At LAX May Have Been Wrongly Declared Dead And Left Untreated

A new Associated Press report published Friday claims help was delayed for more than 30 minutes for the TSA agent who was fatally shot at Los Angeles International Airport earlier this month.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/15/2013

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Report: U.S. Olympic Committee To Visit LA, Other Potential 2024 Hosts

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A U.S. Olympic Committee delegation is taking quick trips to more than a half-dozen cities that have expressed interest in hosting the 2024 Games — including Boston, Dallas, Los Angeles, Philadelphia, […]

11/15/2013

Former assistant city manager of Bell, Angela Spaccia (C) who is charged with misappropriation of public funds and other counts, listens to opening statements in Los Angeles Superior Court October 23, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Al Seib-Pool/Getty Images)

Angela Spaccia Blames Rizzo For Keeping Her $500K Salary From City Council

Angela Spaccia told jurors at her trial on Thursday that she wrote out contracts that included raises of about 50 percent for herself and City Manager Robert Rizzo.

11/14/2013

Pasadena City College

Pasadena City College Professor On Paid Leave After Allegedly Striking Student

Sixty-four-year-old Mark McQueen, who teaches English at the school, was conducting class on October 31 when a student allegedly stood up, shouted expletives and raised his fist.

11/13/2013

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Major Drug Tunnel Found On US-Mexico Border

U.S. authorities say a highly sophisticated secret tunnel has been discovered on the border connecting San Diego and Tijuana, Mexico.

10/30/2013

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CA Man Ordered To Stand Trial In Northridge Girl’s Kidnapping

A judge on Wednesday said 32-year-old Tobias Dustin Summers who has pleaded not guilty to 38 counts will return to court Oct. 30.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/16/2013

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Nuclear Regulatory Commission Debates San Onofre Plant Shutdown At First Public Meeting

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission met on Thursday to debate the potential effects of shutting down the troubled San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/26/2013

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Defense Rests In Michael Jackson Wrongful Death Trial

AEG Live’s defense rested its case Wednesday in the Michael Jackson wrongful death trial, now in its 21st week.

09/18/2013

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Doctor Testifies Jackson Sought Propofol Decade Before Death

Dr. Christine Quinn was called to the stand in the wrongful death trial stemming from a lawsuit filed by Jackson’s mother, Katherine.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/28/2013

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Car Belonging To Man Suspected Of Abducting Girl, 16, Found Abandoned In Idaho

San Diego County Sheriff Bill Gore says a car belonging to the suspect in the disappearance of a teenage girl has been found under brush.

08/09/2013

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OC Man Sentenced To Six Years In Prison For Taking Late Father’s Checks

Sixty-six-year-old Larry Dominguez of Santa Ana was sentenced Wednesday immediately after pleading guilty to several charges.

07/31/2013

Tyson Gay from the US is pictured after winning the 100m event at the Diamond League Athletics meeting "Athletissima" on July, 4, 2013 in Lausanne. US sprinter Tyson Gay, the fastest man over 100m this year, has failed a dope test, according to reports in the US media on July 14, 2013. The 30-year-old's B sample has yet to be tested.   AFP PHOTO / FABRICE COFFRINI        (Photo credit should read FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images)

Track Sprinter Tyson Gay Also Gets Caught For Doping

Sprinter Tyson Gay failed more than one drug test this year, recording one of his positives at the U.S. championships in June, where he won the 100 and 200 meters, The Associated Press learned Friday.

07/26/2013

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