Controversy

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I Want Your Sex! New UC Irvine Form Will Ask Students To Pick From 6 Genders

The choice is no longer just male or female.

07/29/2015

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School Board Vice President Covers Confederate Flag, Marriage Equality In 10-Minute Rant

The vice president of the Chino Valley Unified School Board is under fire as the result of a 10-minute rant at a board meeting, covering everything from marriage equality to the confederate flag.

07/27/2015

Hulk Hogan

WWE Cuts All Ties With Hulk Hogan After He’s Heard Spewing Series Of Racial Slurs On Sex Tape

In a statement, the 61-year-old Hogan apologized for using “offensive language” in a conversation eight years ago.

07/24/2015

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Getting Their Licks In! Lake Elsinore Baseball Team Comes To Aid Of Donut Store In Grande Way

Donuts were on the house — adorned in red white and blue sprinkles.

07/15/2015

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Compton Fire Chief Placed On Leave Pending Investigation Into Defibrillator Compliance

Deputy Fire Chief Bryan Batiste says the removal of four defibrillators from their trucks and ambulances shouldn’t worry residents.

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July 4th Celebration At Historic Riverside Cemetery Stirs Controversy

Saturday night, a few thousand people will sprawl out on the lawn at Evergreen Cemetery to watch fire works on Mt. Rubidoux.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/04/2015

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Parents Sue Oak Park School District For Suspending Students For Making Hitler Joke On Social Media

One mom told CBS2’s Amy Johnson that she wasn’t defending jokes her son Jared tweeted – but says the school went too far.

06/24/2015

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Is Elementary School Named After Confederate General Due For A Name Change?

“It’s like we’re glorifying someone who wanted to keep your grandparents in bondage,” said one parent.

06/24/2015

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Plan To Build 18-Story Observatory On Sacred Hawaiian Mountain Draws Worldwide Ire

“When you think of Hawaii what do you think of? You think of beautiful oceans, palm trees — you don’t want to look at a building,” said Miki Lani.

06/13/2015

A Van Nuus couple was relieved to find out today that the DQP was acknowledging a $51,000 water bill was a mistake. (credit: CBS)

Only On 2: DWP Admits Making Mistake On Van Nuys Couple’s $51K Water Bill

The Goreshters, immigrants from the former Soviet Union, were afraid they could lose their condo.

05/20/2015

A Hawthorne man says his dog - seen in this screenshot from an online video - was shot four times by police officers. (courtesy Gabriel Martinez/YouTube)

Judge Dismisses 2 Remaining Counts Against Man Whose Rottweiler Fatally Shot By Hawthorne Police

Video of the dog being shot (at least four shots were fired) went viral and sparked international outrage.

05/20/2015

Johnny Depp's dogs face an uncertain future. (credit: CBS)

Australian Authorities Threaten To Euthanize Johnny Depp’s Yorkies Unless He Sends Them Packing

Officials want the dogs gone by Saturday — or else.

05/14/2015

Karen Speitel made controversial comments on Facebook many people found racist and offensive. (credit: Silver Lake Neighborhood Council)

Silver Lake Neighborhood Council Member Resigns After Facebook Posts Many Found Racist

Speitel wrote: “I’ve been in LA a loooong time and the distruction I see all over is from Mexicans.”

05/07/2015

Victims of a revenge porn website are speaking out. (credit: CBS)

Victims Of Revenge-Porn Site Creator Break Their Silence

Hunter Moore, 28, struck a plea deal with federal prosecutors this past February.

05/06/2015

A string and a doorknob is so yesterday. Bryan Clay found one very interesting way to take out daughter Ellie's tooth. (credit: Bryan Clay)

Olympic Gold Medalist Skewers The Internet After Throwing Javelin To Remove Daughter’s Loose Tooth

“It worked really, really well,” he said, “it went really, really smoothly.”

05/06/2015

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