LAPD Officer Seeks To Raise Awareness After Wife, Fellow Officer Dies From Rare DiseaseAn LAPD officer is working to raise awareness about a rare disease that killed his wife, who was also an LAPD officer.
Local Mother On A Mission To Raise Funds For Ovarian Cancer Research After Losing Daughter To The DiseasePaulinda Babbini calls Robin a dream daughter - student body president, cheerleader, homecoming queen at Pacific Hills High School in West Hollywood. But at 20, she lost her battle with the disease.
Officials, Law Enforcement Talk Sex Trafficking With tougher laws on the books to punish human traffickers and more awareness about those forced into sexual slavery, prosecutors, lawmakers and police met Friday to plot a plan to eradicate human sex trafficking.
10-Year-Old Boy Raises Awareness For Ocean ConservationAt just 10 years old, Wyatt Workman has authored a book and created a six-minute Claymation film called, "Save the Sea from the Trash Monster."
Cookie Johnson Works Hard To Raise Awareness Of HIV/AIDS In Women Earvin "Magic" Johnson's wife, Cookie, was more than excited by the recent news of a baby born with HIV apparently being cured in Mississippi.
CBS2/KCAL9 President Honored With ACTivist Award From Autism GroupCBS2/KCAL9 President and General Manager Steve Mauldin was honored Saturday evening with the ACTivist Award at ACT Today!'s 7th annual Denim & Diamonds autism fundraiser in Malibu.
'It's Just Hair: 20 Essential Life Lessons': Breast Cancer Survivor Finds Her PurposeFor Judy Pearson, everything happens for a reason - even if that means losing your hair.
Harvard-Westlake Teen's Efforts Behind 'Elephant Awareness Day' A Pacific Palisades teenager is trying to herd the world toward better awareness of elephant abuse.
Man Talks About Importance Of Support After Losing Wife To Breast CancerGermel Ford knows that cancer does not just affect the person diagnosed, but his or her loved ones as well. That is why he is speaking out to show why support is so important.
Rally Planned Outside San Onofre In Remembrance Of Fukushima MeltdownDozens of Southern Californians will hold a peaceful rally to remember the meltdown of the Fukushima nuclear power plant in Japan and to raise awareness about nuclear power in California.
Hundreds Of UCLA Students Take Part in 26-Hour Dance Marathon For Pediatric AIDS ResearchHundreds of UCLA students danced the night away as part of a 26-hour marathon to raise funds for pediatric AIDS research.
'WomenHeart' Champions Raise Awareness About Heart DiseaseAlisa Becket and Amanda Daniels recently became "WomenHeart" Champions after graduating from the prestigious annual WomenHeart Science & Leadership Symposium at Mayo Clinic. They stopped by KCAL9 Friday to talk about the importance of heart health.