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California Drought May Exacerbate Wildlife-Human Encounters

The scarcity of food in the wild has been blamed for unusual animal activity during California’s drought including a recent bear attack, mountain lion sightings and an uptick in orphaned animals.

08/22/2015

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Bear Takes Dip In Pool Of La Cañada Flintridge Home

A bear took a little dip Wednesday in the pool of a La Cañada Flintridge home.

08/12/2015

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Family Finds 175-Pound Bear In Backyard Of Ventura Home

A family in Ventura was surprised to find a large 175-pound black bear hiding in their backyard.

04/29/2015

This large bear startled drivers on the 210 in Duarte early Saturday. (credit: CBS)

Large Black Bear Startles Drivers On 210 Freeway In Duarte

A large black bear startled drivers Saturday who were traveling on the 210 Freeway.

CBS Los Angeles–10/25/2014

A large black bear was trying to catch some Zzzzs up a tree in Palmdale. (credit: CBS)

Female Black Bear Gets Tranquilized In Palmdale

A large female black bear decided to sleep it off up a tree in Palmdale Saturday.

10/04/2014

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Carpinteria Woman Attacked By 300-Pound Bear: “He Spared My Life”

A woman survived a bear attack in Santa Barbara County and is sharing her harrowing story with CBS2/KCAL9.

09/24/2014

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Family Of Bears Wander Through Duarte

A bear family took a leisurely stroll Sunday morning through Duarte, much to the alarm of residents.

09/21/2014

A bear cub perches in a tree in front of a Monrovia home. (credit: Crystal Cruz/CBS)

Bear Joined By Cub As They Grab A Snack, Draw A Crowd In Monrovia

A bear and her cub ventured into Monrovia Wednesday in search of the bare necessities – they grabbed a snack and got some R&R in a tree – and residents lined up to get a good look.

09/10/2014

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Bear Hit By Vehicle On 101 Freeway In Westlake Village

A bear was struck by a vehicle on the northbound 101 Freeway in Ventura County, authorities said Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/27/2014

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Curious Bear Cub Gives Pasadena Residents A Fright

A brown bear cub made itself at home in a Pasadena neighborhood Thursday afternoon.

01/23/2014

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‘Polar Bears’ Brave Frigid Waters For New Year’s Dip

More than a thousand people in the Southland welcomed the arrival of the New Year with a dip in the ocean Wednesday.

01/01/2014

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Bear’s Severed Claw Discovered At San Bernardino Recycling Center

Police say employees sorting trash at a Southern California recycling center made a grisly discovery: a decomposing bear claw.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/26/2013

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Bear Captured In Granada Hills After Being Tranquilized Twice

A black bear was captured Tuesday night after it was tranquilized twice in Granada Hills, authorities said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/29/2013

The bear, seen here after being tranquilized last week, was found dead in Littlerock. (credit: Pete Demetrio/CBS)

Bear Fatally Struck By Car In Littlerock After Being Captured, Released Last Week

A bear that was spotted roaming the streets of Baldwin Park last week has been found dead in Littlerock.

CBS Los Angeles–10/16/2013

The bear, seen here after being tranquilized last week, was found dead in Littlerock. (credit: Pete Demetrio/CBS)

Bear Spotted In Baldwin Park

A bear was spotted early Friday morning roaming the streets of Baldwin Park.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/11/2013

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