Controversy

A Tiffany campaign embracing the engagement of a same-sex couple has gone viral. (credit: Tiffany/Peter Lindbergh)

Tiffany Ad Campaign Embracing Same-Sex Marriage Goes Viral On Social Media

Singer Miley Cyrus has given the ad an enthusiastic thumbs up.

01/11/2015

Raymond Dussault acknowledges he went overboard with a post comparing his political opponents to Nazis. (credit: CBS)

Only On 9: Heated Fight Over Oil Drilling In Hermosa Beach Gets Personal, Nasty

“I’m hardly the first person to post something late at night and cringe at myself in the morning,” Raymond Dussault says.

12/28/2014

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Billboards Of ‘The Interview’ Torn Down In Hollywood

Advertisements for Sony Pictures’ “The Interview” were taken down Thursday after the film’s Christmas Day release was canceled following a threat made by hackers.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/18/2014

Surfers want to access Paradise Cove for free. The locals say they have to pay up to play. (credit: CBS)

Battle Over Malibu Beach Access Heats Up

Surfers told CBS2’s Bobby Kaple they are being harassed and forced to pay a $20 fee.

11/02/2014

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School District To Apologize To 11-Year-Old Atheist Questioned For Not Standing During Pledge

Also, a banner that read “Prayer Changes Things” has been removed from the teacher’s classroom.

10/25/2014

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

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

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