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David Diaz caught a CHP officer hit a woman in the face, repeatedly, on Tuesday night. (credit CBS)

CHP Commissioner Promises Swift Action In Investigation Of Officer Who Punched Woman On 10 Freeway

KCAL9′s Kristine Lazar reports Commissioner Joseph Farrow promised the investigation will take weeks rather than months.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/08/2014

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Is Cohousing Right For Your Family?

If you’ve tried to picture life for you and your family in a cohousing community, here’s what you need to know.

07/02/2014

Los Angeles police Chief Charlie Beck   (Photo credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Angelenos To Weigh In On LAPD Chief Beck’s Bid For 2nd Term

Want to tell the Los Angeles Police Commission what you think of Chief Charlie Beck?

05/20/2014

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Boyle Heights Housing Project Residents On Edge After Firebomb Attacks

KCAL9′s Dave Bryan reports residents voiced strong opinions at the meeting amid growing fears the attacks at the Ramona Gardens housing project could rekindle racial tension.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/14/2014

Kevin Williams  was murdered on Friday evening during a robbery. (credit: CBS)

Barber Fatally Shot During Robbery Attempt At Hair Salon In South Los Angeles

The shooting occurred just before 5 p.m. at 65th Place and Western Avenue, officials said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/25/2014

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Inland Empire May Get Funding Boost For Community College Enrollment

The Inland Empire is falling behind the rest of California when it comes to community college enrollment, according to a new report.

04/10/2014

Founded in 1889, Seaside Pharmacy is said to be the longest continuously operating business in San Pedro. (credit: CBS)

A Fixture In San Pedro, Seaside Pharmacy To Close Its Doors

Longtime San Pedro business, Seaside Pharmacy, is slated to close its doors next week after serving the community for decades.

02/21/2014

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Midnight Mission Serves Meals, Gives Christmas Gifts To Underprivileged Children On Skid Row

The annual Christmas tradition of giving to the needy continued on Wednesday, bringing joy to hundreds of children.

12/25/2013

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Family Witnesses Holiday Goodwill Of Rallying Community After Murder Of Mother

As Christmas approaches, a community has rallied to bring cheer to a family impacted by recent tragedy.

12/23/2013

A young child peers out from a makeshift shelter following a massive typhoon that killed thousands in the Philippines. (credit: Noel Celis/AFP/Getty Images)

How You Can Help: Philippines Relief Efforts Underway

Officials say the death toll in the wake of the typhoon that ripped through the country Friday could reach 10,000.

11/12/2013

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Family Of Riverside Teen Who Died After Football Scrimmage Shares Story

The family of an Arlington High School junior who died after a football scrimmage is still looking for answers.

10/22/2013

KNX On Your Corner

KNX On Your Corner: Community Garden

It’s amazing what fruits and vegetables can do!

09/06/2013

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Firearms Banned At All LA Community College Campuses

All campuses in the Los Angeles Community College District are now gun-free zones.

08/09/2013

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Community Gathers To Honor Menifee Boy Found Dead In Backyard Of Home

A community gathered Thursday night to honor an 11-year-old Menifee boy found dead in the backyard of his home a few weeks ago.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/26/2013

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Monterey Park City Council Wants All Businesses To Have At Least 1 Sign In ‘Modern Latin’

The Monterey Park City Council has proposed that all businesses and eateries in the city, where 67 percent of the population is of Asian descent, have at least one sign in the “modern Latin alphabet.”

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/25/2013

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