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Local Students Pay Tribute To The Beatles During Recording Session At Capitol Records

Tuesday, some local students chose a Beatles song when they got a chance to record their own album inside the iconic Capitol Records building.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/05/2015

A statue of Father Junipero Serra, the founder of Californias missions and a controversial figure for his role in a process that began the decimation of the Native American population, stands in Statuary Hall in the US Capitol in Washington, DC, January 30, 2015. (Photo credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Lawmakers Slam Plan To Replace Statue Of Calif. Missionary With Sally Ride Memorial

Southland lawmakers are criticizing a vote by the California State Senate to replace a statue in the U.S. Capitol of one of the state’s key historical figures with one of astronaut Sally Ride.

04/14/2015

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Proposal Would Ease Carpool Lane Rules On 134, 210 Freeways

If you’ve ever been alone in your car and wanted to sneak into the carpool lane, there’s now a proposal to allow you to legally do just that — outside of rush hour —on two of the Southland’s busiest freeways.

02/02/2015

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Latinos Expected To Become Calif.’s Largest Ethnicity

State demographers estimate that whites and Latinos are now an equal share of California’s population, with Latinos poised to become a plurality by early next year.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/01/2013

Actress Halle Berry made her second appearance before lawmakers in Sacramento. (credit: CBS)

Halle Berry Testifies For Calif. Bill That Would Limit The Paparazzi’s Ability To Photograph Celeb Kids

Halle Berry appeared at the California Capitol on Tuesday to testify for a bill that would limit the ability of paparazzi to photograph the children of celebrities and public figures.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/25/2013

The $665 million Millennium project  would feature a pair of 35-story and a 39-story towers in the heart of Hollywood. (courtesy MillenniumHollywood.net)

Homeowners Wary Of Plans For ‘Millennium Hollywood’ Project

A development project that would transform the Hollywood skyline faces sharp criticism from local homeowners despite promises to bring thousands of new jobs to the region.

02/06/2013

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KNX On Your Corner: Capitol Records Building

Hollywood is home to scores of historic buildings, but few are instantly recognizable all over the world.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–01/27/2012

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Steve Martin To Perform ‘4th Of July’ Concert At Capitol

Steve Martin and his banjo are taking on the U.S. Capitol on July 4.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/23/2011

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2 Dozen Teachers Arrested During Protest At State Capitol

More than two dozen California teachers, including the president of the state’s largest teachers union, were arrested at the state Capitol Thursday night as part of a protest over education funding in the state budget.

05/13/2011

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Brown Rents Loft Within Walking Distance Of Capitol

Governor-elect Jerry Brown and his wife have decided to rent a loft within walking distance of the Capitol so they will have a place to call home while in Sacramento.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–12/20/2010