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Santa Ana Winds Knock Out Power To Thousands Across Southland

Power was being restored Sunday to tens of thousands of people who lost electricity in Southern California after fierce Santa Ana winds gusting as much as 89 mph toppled trees and power poles.

01/25/2015

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Strong Winds Topple Billboard, Trees, Power Lines Across San Fernando Valley

Strong winds swept through the San Fernando Valley Friday night and Saturday, reaching gusts of up to 60 mph, National Weather Service.

01/24/2015

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‘Don’t Believe In God?’ Atheist Billboard Met With Heated Opposition In Colton

A billboard sign near the city of Riverside aimed at raising awareness of the local nonbeliever population is turning heads – and raising eyebrows.

01/21/2015

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Report: Firm Behind Digital Billboards Lawsuit To Support LA City Council Candidates

A Louisiana-based billboard company fighting digital advertising laws in Los Angeles has announced plans to use its billboards to support candidates in the upcoming city election, according to a report Wednesday.

01/21/2015

This ad featuring a quote from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in support of Israel will be featured on dozens of billboards across L.A. (Photo courtesy StandWithUs.com)

Dueling Billboard Campaigns Pit MLK Against Mandela On Israel

A billboard battle aimed at swaying public opinion on Israel is being waged on the streets of Los Angeles.

01/19/2015

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Billboard Ranking To Include Streams, Track Sales

The music industry tracker says it’s transforming the Billboard 200 chart from a sales-based ranking to one that better measures music consumption.

11/19/2014

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‘Lawn Dude’ Billboards Aimed At Promoting Water-Conservation Efforts

Southern California water officials have a new spokesperson to promote water-conservation efforts – and he’s got an attitude.

08/01/2014

Andy Warhol's famous "Campbells Soup Cans" will be one of nearly a dozen LACMA works of art set to be put up "everywhere".  (Photo credit: Sion Touhig/Getty Images)

LACMA Pieces To Go Up On US Billboards In ‘Art Everywhere’ Campaign

Nearly a dozen famous works of art from the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) are set to go on display on billboards and other locations nationwide.

06/20/2014

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Kelly Clarkson Is No Longer Miss Independent With Birth Of Baby Girl

The first “American Idol” joined Twitter in March of 2009 but she easily made her best tweet Saturday.

06/14/2014

Under the proposal, Santa Clarita would eliminate over 100 billboards in exchange for allowing three digital billboards adjacent to local freeways. (Photo courtesy Santa-Clarita.com)

Santa Clarita Billboard Flap Set To Draw Protests At City Council Meeting

Protestors were expected to be on hand Tuesday evening for a City Council vote on whether to allow the installation of electronic billboards on freeways in Santa Clarita.

03/25/2014

The Long Beach City Council is raising eyebrows with this banner. And it wasn't their idea. (credit: Art Barron/CBS2)

The Naked Truth: Why Is Long Beach City Council Appearing On Banner Nearly Nude?

“It’s a billboard, it’s city council. It’s hilarious.”

02/02/2014

Westside commuters and bloggers alike have remarked on what they say is an uncanny resemblance between a JCPenney tea kettle and Adolf Hitler. (courtesy JCPenney/AFP/Getty Images)

Tea Kettle Or Adolf Hitler? JCPenney Billboard Stirs Controversy

Is it a stroke of advertising genius or much ado about nothing?

05/28/2013

The billboard located at Sunset and Sherbourne is the second head-turning ad from a so-called "cougar dating" website. (credit: Cougarlife.com/Bridge And Tunnel)

Breastfeeding Mom Used To Promote ‘Cougar Dating’ On LA Billboard

One of the most famous stretches of road in Los Angeles could soon see an uptick in fender-benders thanks to the debut of a controversial billboard.

05/14/2013

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The Billboard Model Who Reveals More than She Realized…

…the best example yet that Darwin may have been wrong.

03/04/2013

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LA Music Experts To Follow On Twitter

A growing number of prominent entities are currently promoting the social media network in their expanding marketing efforts to distribute their messages of significance in a mass sweep. Here is a select list of LA-based music experts to follow on one of the most-visited websites on the Internet.

CBS Los Angeles–02/14/2013

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