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Pedestrian Fatally Struck While Crossing Van Nuys Street

Authorities on Sunday continued to investigate the circumstances surrounding a fatal collision involving a pedestrian in Van Nuys.


Students Ying Wu And Ming Qu, both 23-year-old electrical engineering students, were shot last April. (credit: Facebook, California DMV)

Suspects Charged In Murders Of 2 USC Graduate Students

Two men were charged with capital murder Tuesday in the deadly shootings of two USC graduate students from China.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/22/2012

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20 Stolen Luxury Cars Worth $1.5M Headed For Asia Seized At Los Angeles-Long Beach Ports

A shipment of 20 stolen luxury cars, including a $200,000 Ferrari, was seized by Customs and Border Protection officials before they could be shipped off to Hong Kong and Vietnam.


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Ex-BMW Workers Dodge Jail Time For Glendale Joyride

Two former employees of a BMW dealership in Glendale will not face jail time for a high-speed joyride last year.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/16/2012

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Deputies Chase Reckless Driving Suspect, Reported Gang Member On SoCal Freeways

Law enforcement chased a driver wanted for reckless driving across the San Gabriel and San Fernando valleys before apprehending the suspect in North Hollywood.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/28/2012

Three people were hurt, two critically, when their vehicle went over a cliff in Malibu. (credit: CBS)

3 Injured After Car Plunges 75 Feet Off Cliff In Malibu

Three people are recovering after their BMW careened off Pacific Coast Highway Saturday night, coming to a stop 75 feet down a cliff on the ocean side, authorities reported.


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6 Injured In Multi-Vehicle Crash Involving Bus

Six people were injured Friday morning in a multi-vehicle crash involving a bus in Van Nuys.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/25/2011


Glendale Workers Charged After Video Of BMW Joyride Surfaces On YouTube

Two employees of a car dealership in Glendale who took a brand new BMW for a spin are now facing criminal charges.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–11/25/2011

(L-R) Debby Frank, 52, and her 29-year-old daughter, Rosa, are accused of bilking an elderly man out of thousands of dollars. (credit: El Segundo Police Department)

Mother-Daughter Duo Accused Of Bilking Elderly Man Out Of Small Fortune

The search continues for a 29-year-old woman suspected of ripping off elderly men in the South Bay in what police believe to be a mother-daughter con artist team.


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L.A. Man Shot, Killed In Hollywood

The coroner’s office has identified a 28-year-old Los Angeles man who was shot and killed in Hollywood on Wednesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/18/2011

Workers assemble BMW cars at the BMW auto assembly plant in Leipzig, Germany. (credit: Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Union Rallies To Save Members’ Jobs At Ontario BMW Warehouse

The Teamsters Union says it is launching a campaign asking BMW dealers to support workers at a Southern California parts distribution center. About 100 workers are slated to lose their jobs when contracts expire August 31.

CBS Los Angeles–06/16/2011

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Why It’s OK, When Someone Tells You “Shut Up and Drive”

One of my car-guy friends posed the question “Which one is best?” Ooooooh. “Best.” Parents are hesitant when you tell them to name their best child.


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2 Injured In Shooting On Interstate 10 In Baldwin Park

Two people have been wounded in a shooting on Interstate 10 in Baldwin Park.


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Feeling Like A Real Guy

At least you’ll get 4 adults inside without folding them up like grandpa’s war letters from the front lines.



Alleged Gang Member Takes The Stand For Shooting A Cop

Francisco “Poncho” Salcido, 31, is charged with attempted murder and other counts for allegedly opening fire on Robert Ritchie, a now retired Desert Hot Springs police sergeant on Memorial Day in 2008.