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Student video producer/director Wilbert Cheng (left) and Mamadou Ndiaye, UC Irvine's 7-feet-6-inch center, filmed the recorded invitation earlier this month asking President Barack Obama to speak at the June 14 commencement ceremony. (Photo credit: Sherry L. K. Main / UC Irvine)

President Obama To Speak At UC Irvine Commencement Ceremony

President Barack Obama will speak at the commencement ceremony for the University of California, Irvine class of 2014 in June, the White House confirmed Thursday.

03/20/2014

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Bodies Of 2 Firefighters Killed In Ariz. Fire Return Home To SoCal

The bodies of two firefighters killed in last month’s fast-moving wildfire in Arizona were flown back to Southern California Wednesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/10/2013

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Shrinking Soaps Vie For Daytime Emmy Awards

It’s survival of the fittest among shrinking soap operas at the Daytime Emmy Awards.

06/16/2013

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Navy Pilot Missing Since Vietnam War Buried At Arlington National Cemetery

A local Navy pilot missing since the Vietnam War has been buried at Arlington National Cemetery.

05/19/2013

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Film Academy Sets Oscar Dates For 2014, 2015

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Monday that next year’s Oscar ceremony will be held on March 2.

03/25/2013

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Ben Affleck, Meryl Streep, And Others Spend Saturday At Oscars Rehearsals

Some dressed down in jeans and hoodies. Others looked camera-ready in suits or chic dresses and spiky stilettos.

02/24/2013

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Riverside County Office Fully Booked For 12-12-12 Weddings

Couples may need to rethink getting married on 12-12-12.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/07/2012

Los Angeles firefighters stand at attention at the Los Angeles City Fire Department's training center in Los Angeles on Sept. 11, 2006, during a ceremony commemorating those who died in the Sept. 11 attacks five years ago. (credit: AP Photo/Nick Ut)

Events Marking The 9/11 Anniversary To Be Held Throughout Los Angeles

Several events are scheduled across Southern California in remembrance of the those who lost their lives on September 11, 2001.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/11/2012

Director, Writer, Producer Christopher Nolan, who was honored with Hand and Footprint Ceremony at Grauman's Chinese Theatre watched on by on July 7, 2012 in Hollywood, California. (credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Director Christopher Nolan Honored At Grauman’s

Christopher Nolan, the man behind the successful Batman trilogy, was honored at Grauman’s Chinese Theatre in Hollywood on Saturday.

07/08/2012

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Former Crew, Politicians Celebrate Commissioning Of The USS Iowa

A commissioning ceremony was held Wednesday for the retired battleship USS Iowa, which has been converted to a permanent floating museum at the Port of Los Angeles.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/04/2012

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Wednesday Marks 25th Anniversary Of Aeromexico Crash In Cerritos

A memorial was held Wednesday to mark the 25th anniversary of a horrific plane crash. An Aeromexico DC-9 collided with a small place over the city of Cerritos on Aug. 31, 1986.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/31/2011

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Kobe To Be Immortalized At Grauman’s Theatre

Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant Saturday will become the first athlete ever to have his hands and footprints cast in concrete in the forecourt of Grauman’s Chinese Theatre.

02/19/2011

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$152M Rose Bowl Renovation Kicks Off In Pasadena

A groundbreaking ceremony was held Tuesday for a $152 million Rose Bowl renovation project that will include wider tunnels, concourse improvements, new scoreboards and video boards.

01/25/2011

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Groundbreaking Ceremony To Be Held For USC’s New $70M Athletic Building

A groundbreaking ceremony will be held Wednesday for a $70 million, 110,000-square foot building that will house meeting rooms, coaches offices and a locker room for USC’s football team.

01/12/2011

LA Remembers September 11 Terror Attacks

LA Ceremony Honors 9/11 Heroes, Victims

Mayor Villaraigosa will join police and fire officials from around the city to honor those lost in the worst attack ever on U.S. soil.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–09/10/2010