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LACoFD: Commercial Building In City Of Industry Required ‘Extensive Overhaul’ After 2-Alarm Fire

Los Angeles County Fire Department personnel were called to the scene at Collwood and E. Valley Boulevard shortly after 5 p.m. Friday.

06/13/2015

Firefighters discovered the victim apparently living in an abandoned structure while responding to the blaze on May 20. (credit: CBS)

Suspect Arrested In Deadly Fire At Vacant WeHo Building

A man suspected of starting a fire at a vacant commercial building in West Hollywood that killed another man was in custody Friday

05/29/2015

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Police Arrest Female Suspect In Bomb Threat At Downtown LA Federal Building

Authorities took a woman claiming to have an explosive into custody Wednesday after a bomb threat at a federal building in downtown Los Angeles.

05/20/2015

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Crews Fighting Fire At Multi-Family Building In Santa Clarita

Los Angeles County Fire Department personnel were called to the scene in the 20000 block of Keaton Street at 1:27 p.m.

05/01/2015

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3-Story Building Under Construction Catches Fire In West Hollywood

Crews Friday battled a fire at a construction site in West Hollywood.

05/01/2015

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LA Mayor Unveils Plan To Slash Construction Time, Costs For Building Projects

Construction time and costs could be reduced for 600 building projects a year in the city of Los Angeles under a new initiative announced Thursday.

11/20/2014

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Structural Engineers Call For Retrofitting Older LA Buildings

Hundreds of structural engineers gathered Monday to address the risks posed by earthquakes to some of the oldest buildings in the city of Los Angeles.

10/20/2014

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LA Modifies Fire Code Requirement For All Skyscrapers To Be Topped With Helipad

Officials say the move will allow for more iconic architecture in the city’s skyline while implementing cutting-edge fire-life safety measures and systems in modern high-rise buildings.

09/29/2014

Former Mayor James Hahn was among several speakers at the dedication of City Hall East. (Photo courtesy LA Mayor's Office / Twitter)

City Hall East Renamed For Ex-Mayor Hahn

An expansion of the original Los Angeles City Hall was officially renamed Thursday for a former mayor with a well-known political heritage.

09/04/2014

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Sunset Strip House of Blues Getting Wrecking Ball For Mixed-Use High-Rise

The world-famous House of Blues is destined for the wrecking ball and several new high-end hotels are coming up and down the glitzy stretch of roadway.

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LA County Fire Says Report Of West Hollywood Building Collapse Was Unfounded

Los Angeles County Fire officials Thursday were responding to a report of an apartment building collapse in West Hollywood.

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AEG To Consolidate Offices In Historic Downtown LA Building

City officials and Southland business leaders Tuesday joined AEG executives to announce the company’s expansion and new investments in Los Angeles.

07/08/2014

A prototype of the Earth One home. (credit: CalEarth.org)

Home Sweet Dome: How You Can Build Your Own House For A Fraction Of The Normal Cost

Earth One houses have all the modern amenities — plumbing, electricity, energy efficient heating and cooling.

05/11/2014

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Fire Causes $2M In Damages To Anaheim Construction Site

Firefighters Tuesday battled a three-alarm fire at an apartment construction site in Orange County.

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Tenants Forced To Vacate South LA Building Say City Ignored Complaints

Dozens of residents under orders to vacate a building in South Los Angeles that has been deemed unsafe were granted a two-week extension Friday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/04/2014

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