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California Vaccine Requirement Bill Gets First Public Debate

A bill requiring California schoolchildren to get vaccinated will receive its first public hearing Wednesday after similar efforts to limit exemptions in Washington and Oregon failed to advance.

04/08/2015

New Family Taxes

5 Tax Breaks New Parents Should Know About

Tax breaks can make raising children a little more affordable.

04/06/2015

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Best Libraries For Kids In And Around Los Angeles

For bookworms big and small, local libraries provide dynamic yet quiet places to engage in reading and study. But many libraries hold more than just books. They’re also places that offer free access to technology, […]

04/04/2015

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Family: County Warned Multiple Times Before Tree Falls On Kids, Fractures Girl’s Skull

One of two children hospitalized after a tree fell on them as they played in their front yard spoke out on Monday night.

03/30/2015

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Mother, 2 Children Rescued From Apartment Fire In South LA

Firefighters rescued a mother and her two children Monday night from a burning building in South Los Angeles.

03/10/2015

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8 Injured After Reckless Driving Suspect Crashed During Pursuit In South LA

A total of eight people, including four children, were injured Tuesday after a reckless driving suspect crashed during a pursuit in South Los Angeles.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/24/2015

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Lawmaker Proposes Allowing Children Of Live-In Workers To Attend Local Schools

Children of nannies, housekeepers, and other live-in employees would be eligible to attend local schools where their parents live and work.

02/11/2015

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Police: Carjacking Suspects Dropped Off Kids Found In Stolen Car

Authorities say two men suspected of driving off in a vehicle in Fontana with two children inside were in police custody Monday.

01/26/2015

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Deputies Spread Holiday Cheer With Special Toy Delivery

Deputies spread holiday cheer Tuesday by delivering toys to children in East Los Angeles.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/16/2014

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Best Holiday Gift Ideas For Kids

We’ve hand selected a few of our favorite gifts for the season, with age recommendations for your babies and toddlers, preschool and early learners, and older elementary school aged kids.

12/09/2014

Former Miramonte Elementary teacher Mark Berndt (right) (credit: CBS)

Jury Selection Begins In First Civil Trial In Miramonte Sex Abuse Scandal

Jury selection began Monday morning in the first civil trial against the Los Angeles Unified School District stemming from a sex abuse scandal at Miramonte Elementary School.

11/17/2014

Two children found wandering the streets of Long Beach. (credit: Long Beach Police Dept.)

2 Small Children Found Alone On Long Beach Street

The children, two black males, are approximately one and two years of age.

10/30/2014

Dressing a baby up as a pot plant? Some parents don't find it amusing. (credit: CBS)

Pot Leaves? Cigarettes? Some Complain Halloween Costumes For Kids Go Too Far

The pot leaf costume is a favorite, so is a cigarette baby costume.

10/22/2014

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1,600 Young Students Without Classrooms As Asbestos Cleanups Continue

Three elementary schools in Huntington Beach have been shut down due to concerns of asbestos, leaving hundreds of parents to figure out where their children will be going to class in the weeks ahead.

10/10/2014

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NYC Fire Captain Extradited To LA On Child Sex Assault Charges

A New York City fire captain charged with sexually assaulting two Southland children has been extradited to Los Angeles and was being held on $2.6 million bail.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/09/2014

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