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Bomb Squad Investigating Report Of Suspicious Backpack In Mid-Wilshire

City News Service reports the backpack was found in the lobby of a building in the 5000 block of Wilshire Boulevard near Highland Avenue.

04/25/2014

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Best Summer Backpacking Trips In America

While it’s important to understand how to be prepared and stay safe during a backpacking trip, even if it’s only for the day, there’s a wealth of natural beauty to explore throughout the country. The following are just five of the best summer backpacking trips in America.

04/22/2014

A report of two "suspicious" men prompted an evacuation of this Tustin movie theater. (credit: CBS)

Movie Theater In Tustin Evacuated Following Report Of ‘Suspicious’ Men

All of the customers were given vouchers for a future return.

03/15/2014

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‘Suspicious Backpack’ Prompts Evacuation Of Walmart In Rosemead

A Walmart in Rosemead was evacuated Monday after a suspicious backpack was found outside the store.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/22/2013

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Pasadena Police: Fatal Shooting Of Backpack Theft Suspect ‘Within Department Policy’

Pasadena Police were “within department policy” when they fatally shot an unarmed backpack theft suspect, according to an internal review.

03/20/2013

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After Creating Disturbance, Man Leaves Suspicious Backpack At Hospital

Officials say a man created a disturbance at Mission Community Hospital in Panorama City Sunday and left behind a suspicious backpack.

03/03/2013

Combat apparel company Amendment II initially offered the "Ballistic Backpack" in different styles for boys, grils and teens (pictured above) before announcing those styles are no longer available. (courtesy Amendment II)

Sales Of Bulletproof Backpacks Soar After School Shootings

Parents may have a new option when it comes to protecting their children while at school in the wake of the Connecticut school shootings.

12/19/2012

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Friends, Family Say Goodbye To Unarmed Teen Killed By Pasadena Police

Family and friends of Kendrec Lavelle McDade gathered Saturday in Altadena to lay to rest the 19-year-old man who was shot and killed this past week by Pasadena police.

04/07/2012

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‘We’ll Be Ready If He Returns’: Police Deport ‘Backpack Bandit’ To Mexico

Police on Tuesday threatened to arrest a man suspected in a series of robberies if he returns to Los Angeles after being deported to Mexico.

08/23/2011

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Police To Patrol Gardena High School After Shooting

There will be an increased police presence at Gardena High School Wednesday after a gun discharged inside a 10th grader’s backpack and wounded two students on Tuesday, authorities said.

01/19/2011