Woman Airlifted From Gail Canyon Area After Rattlesnake Bite

A Los Angeles County Fire Department spokesperson says emergency personnel were called to the area of Thompson Creek Road and East Pomello Drive around 11:30 p.m.


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Friends Mourn Victims Of Reality TV Helicopter Crash

Friends on Monday remembered the men who died in a helicopter crash in Acton over the weekend.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/11/2013

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3 Killed In Helicopter Crash In Acton

Authorities say three people have been killed in a helicopter crash in Acton.


This chopper had to make an emergency landing Sunday on a busy Lakewood Street. (credit: CBS)

LA County Sheriff’s Helicopter Forced To Make Emergency Landing On City Street

A bird strike has forced a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s patrol helicopter to make an emergency landing on Del Amo Boulevard, between Paramount Boulevard and Cherry Avenue.


A new $2 million Erickson air crane will help Los Angeles city firefighters battle large blazes. (credit: CBS)

LAFD Adds $2 Million Blaze-Fighting Chopper To Its Arsenal

The Los Angeles City Fire Department has a new $2 million blaze-fighting chopper in its arsenal.



FAA To Hear Complaints About San Fernando Valley Helicopter Noise

Residents in the San Fernando Valley will soon get a chance to voice their outrage over the increasingly noisy nuisance of helicopters.


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Convicted Killer Got More Than $30K In Unemployment While Jailed In LA County

Authorities say a convicted murderer made famous for having a murder scene tattooed on his chest received unemployment benefits while he was in Los Angeles County jail.


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Crews Battle Wildfire Off Highway 243 Near Idyllwild

A fire burning in Riverside County has scorched between five to 20 acres.


Clark Gable III. (credit: Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Gable Grandson Says He ‘Made A Mistake’ Pointing Laser At Chopper

CBS2’s Serene Branson was the only reporter on scene when Clark Gable III made bail and was released from jail Friday night.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/29/2011

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LAPD Pilot Lands Chopper In Home Depot Parking Lot

A warning light in the cockpit of a Los Angeles police helicopter prompted the pilot to make a precautionary landing in a Home Depot parking lot.


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Pilot Injured In El Segundo Helicopter Crash

Authorities say a helicopter lifting a load at an El Segundo office complex has crashed and caught fire, seriously injuring the pilot.


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Laser Pointers Forcing Coast Guard Pilots To Land

Two Coast Guard helicopters have been forced to land in the past week after the pilots were flashed with laser pointers.