Controversy

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

Parents were furious Wednesday when the Ocean View School Board refused to answer any more questions about asbestos. (credit: CBS)

Parents Outraged Over Asbestos Exposure Inside Huntington Beach Schools

“You guys are putting a child in danger,” said one parent.

10/08/2014

Is this shirt funny or sexist? (credit: CBS)

New Line Of Comic-Themed T-Shirts Have Some Screaming ‘Sexist’

“I’m more on the side that they are offensive,” said Megan Madrigal.

10/04/2014

An Ontario family proudly flies the Mexican flag in their front yard. One woman was not amused. (credit: CBS)

Woman Irate That Ontario Family Is Flying Mexican Flag In Their Front Yard

“You know we live in America right? This is the United States. So, why are you flying a Mexican flag in your front yard?”

09/25/2014

CHP  Officer Daniel Andrew was placed on administrative leave following the release of a videotape allegedly showing him assaulting a female. (CBS)

CHP Beating Victim To Get $1.5M; Officer Resigns

The CHP originally reported Pinnock did not seek medical treatment. She actually spent about a month in the hospital.

09/24/2014

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Hawks Owner, Who Criticized Sterling, Will Sell Team Over His Own Controversial Email

Levenson said he wrote the email in an attempt “to bridge Atlanta’s racial sports divide.” Instead, he offered his divisive comments, including his theory that Hawks black fans kept white fans away.

09/07/2014

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Drone Spotted Near LAX Touches Off Debate About Safety

The FAA told Rachel Kim that more pilots have been reporting sightings of drones in the area.

08/22/2014

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Lawyer Representing Family Of Man Fatally Shot By LAPD Following Chase Discusses $5M Settlement.

That figure represented the largest out-of-court settlement against the LAPD in more than 12 years.

08/21/2014

Some of the large pine trees in one Downey neighborhood had to come down. (credit: CBS)

Residents Of Downey Neighborhood Pine For 26 Giant Trees That Had To Come Down

“I never thought in my lifetime I would see these trees coming down, it’s sad really,” said Enrique “Kruton” Alvarez.

08/20/2014

Was this proposed West Hollywood building development considering a "Poor Door." (credit: Beverly Blvd. Associates)

Has Concept Of A ‘Poor Door’ Come To West Hollywood Development?

Last week, a New York hi-rise raised hackles nationwide when it was revealed that the building’s developers got permission to build a so-called “Poor Door,” for people in the luxury building who weren’t paying top dollar.

08/06/2014

The controversial photo has the cheerleading squad in hot water. (credit: Facebook)

Spirit Squad’s Provocative Photo Is Nothing To Cheer About, Say Some High School Officials

Two of the young women stuffed their shirts to look pregnant, one girl has what looks like a knife in her sock. One girl is holding a fake gun to the head of another.

08/06/2014

A new campaign in Orange County is designed to curtail human trafficking at the source. (credit: CBS)

New Campaign Launched In OC To Raise Awareness About Human Trafficking

The Orange County Transportation Authority with several other agencies launched Be the One, a public-awareness program that will include training of bus drivers to spot human-trafficking victims.

08/06/2014

Controversial sheriff Joe Arpaio expected protests Saturday. (credit: CBS)

Controversial Sheriff Joe Arpaio Appears In East LA Under The Radar

“I’m not the Devil,” the 82-year-old Arpaio told the audience.

08/02/2014

Neighbors at the Vista Verde Condos in Lomita are not happy about having to witness funerals. (credit: CBS)

Rooftop Funeral Services In Lomita Have Nearby Condo Residents Ready To Scream

Residents told KCAL9’s Rachel Kim they’re dying for the funerals to move.

07/31/2014

(credit: Bracamonte Family)

‘Won’t Go Nanny’ Finally Leaves Upland Family’s Home

Diane Stretton made international headlines when she refused to leave the home where she had been working as a nanny for about two months.

07/30/2014

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