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Warning Light Forces LAPD Chopper To Land On Soccer Field

A warning light forced a Los Angeles police helicopter to make an emergency landing on a soccer field near the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Wednesday.



Thousands Of Local Schools May Be In Danger Of Collapse During Quake

Parents at Warren High School in Downey were shocked by what we discovered about their two-story concrete classroom building — just one of thousands that state experts said could be putting children at risk in the next big earthquake.

CBS Los Angeles–05/11/2011

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Kings Look To Put Game 3 Collapse vs. Sharks Behind

As bad as it was to become just the fourth team to squander a four-goal lead and lose a playoff game in NHL history, the Los Angeles Kings know dwelling on the collapse will only make it worse.


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Pasadena Firm Says It’s Not Liable For Minnesota Bridge Collapse

The Minnesota Supreme Court is considering whether to block a firm from being sued by the state of Minnesota over the deadly Interstate 35W bridge collapse.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/11/2011

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6 Firefighters Injured In Hollywood Hills House Fire

Six Los Angeles firefighters have been hurt, one seriously, when a roof collapsed during a Hollywood Hills house fire.


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Autopsy Pending For Construction Worked Killed In Trench

An autopsy was pending Wednesday a construction worker who was killed when a trench collapsed on him.



Ashton Kutcher: I’m Preparing For End Of The World

The actor warns our plugged-in society has become so dependent on gizmos that “people are going to lose their noodle” should any widespread power outage ever occur in the U.S.


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USC Student Dies After Collapse In Dorm Room

An 18-year-old University of Southern California student from Maryland was found not breathing in her room , and hospital officials were unable to revive her.


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Bill Nye ‘The Science Guy’ Collapses While Speaking At USC

Bill Nye, host of the Emmy-winning 1990s television show “Bill Nye the Science Guy,” collapsed during a California speech, then got up and continued his presentation.


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College Wrestler, 20, Dies During Tournament

A Southern California college wrestler collapsed during a weekend tournament and later died.