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Boeing To Give California Workers $47M In Back Pay

Boeing Co. will pay $47 million to hundreds of current and former Southern California employees who are owed back pay and benefits, a union announced Friday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/18/2014

President Obama Addresses The Nation During State Of The Union Address

California Obamacare Enrollees Exceed Projections By Nearly 100K

Overall, the Obama administration had projected California would enroll 1.3 million during the first enrollment period, which began Oct. 1. Covered California said the state had set a target of around 830,000.

04/17/2014

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California Home Prices Surge In March; Sales Fall

California home prices surged to a six-year high in March amid lackluster sales at the start of the traditional buying season, a research firm said Wednesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/16/2014

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Newport Beach Doctor Under Investigation For Prescription Drug Overdoses

An Orange County doctor was under investigation Wednesday in the deaths of two patients who died of prescription drug overdoses.

04/16/2014

The body of 28-year-old Angelo Armani Eppolito-Autry was found by a co-worker at his residence in the 10000 block of Westwanda Drive in the Benedict Canyon area on April 12, 2014, according to the LAPD. (credit: DMV)

Lakewood Man Charged With Murder In Former Employer’s Shooting Death

Gerson Sanchez, 31, was arrested on Monday, two days after the body of 28-year-old Angelo Armani Eppolito-Autry was found by a co-worker at the residence in the 10000 block of Westwanda Drive in the Benedict Canyon area.

04/15/2014

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Calif. Controller Orders City Of Cudahy To Repay $22.7M In Taxpayer Funds

Auditors say officials in the city of Cudahy had virtually no oversight in place to prevent the misuse of taxpayer dollars when it spent nearly $23 million in redevelopment funds.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/15/2014

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Inglewood Student Lost In Deadly Bus Crash Hailed For Heroics In Final Moments

As hundreds gathered to light candles and grieve for those lost in last week’s deadly bus crash in Northern California, one of the victims — a student from Inglewood — is being called a hero.

04/14/2014

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Calif. Students Return Home After Deadly Bus Crash

University officials say prospective students who participated in the Preview Plus program left Arcata on buses at 10 a.m. Saturday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/12/2014

The Crown Princess cruise ship 'Hamilton' is at quay at Venice's port on December 2, 2012. The ban on cruise ships sailing too close to the coast in Venice and in nature reserves was imposed after the shipwreck of the Costa Concordia luxury liner off Giglio island in January, notably to protect the environment. (credit: VINCENZO PINTO/AFP/Getty Images)

More Than 100 Contract Virus On Calif. Cruise, Voyage To Continue

More than 100 passengers have now contracted the highly contagious norovirus on a ship that is touring the California coast and sat docked in San Diego on Thursday, but the cruise line says it has no plans to cancel the voyage.

04/10/2014

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Inland Empire May Get Funding Boost For Community College Enrollment

The Inland Empire is falling behind the rest of California when it comes to community college enrollment, according to a new report.

04/10/2014

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Ex-Judge Will Oversee Inmate Releases, If Needed

Federal judges have selected a former state appellate judge to determine which state prison inmates will go free if the administration of Gov. Jerry Brown fails to meet mandated population deadlines.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/09/2014

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Poll: Voters Favor Gov. Brown As His Popularity Climbs

Gov. Jerry Brown has a big lead as he seeks re-election to an unprecedented fourth term, far outpacing any of the three top Republican challengers, according to a Field Poll released Wednesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/09/2014

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Survey: Lakewood, 7 Other SoCal Cities Rated Most Boring In California

A recent survey from Movoto.com suggests that California’s eight most boring cities are here in the Southern half, with the city of Lakewood topping out as the single most boring city in the state.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/08/2014

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With Rising Temperatures, Inland Empire Residents Worry About Brush Fire Threat

With last summer’s brush fires fresh in memory, residents in the Inland Empire are worried about a repeat in 2014, due to rising Spring temperatures.

04/08/2014

California Attorney General Kamala Harris speaks at a news conference on May 17, 2013 at the Los Angeles Civic Center in Los Angeles, California. Harris hosted a meeting of the state's district attorneys to develop recommendations on reducing gun violance. (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Calif. Attorney General Honored For Rape Kit Processing

The state attorney general’s office is receiving national recognition for accelerating the testing of rape kits, using innovations that have been adopted by eight of California’s 58 counties.

04/08/2014

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