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LAUSD officials won't say why music teacher Iris Stevenson, who has been a fixture at Crenshaw High since 1985, isn't being allowed to teach. (Photo credit: Vanity Brown)

‘Teacher Jail’ Under Fire As Crenshaw High Alum Rally Around Music Teacher

Teachers’ union officials were calling Friday for the Los Angeles school officials to end a controversial practice involving teachers who can’t be fired under union rules.

02/07/2014

LAUSD officials won't say why music teacher Iris Stevenson, who has been a fixture at Crenshaw High since 1985, isn't being allowed to teach. (Photo credit: Vanity Brown)

Former Students Rally Around Beloved Crenshaw Teacher Banned From The Classroom

Iris Stevenson, a fixture at the school since 1985, hasn’t been allowed in the classroom since December for unknown reasons.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/30/2014

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Metro Breaks Ground On New Crenshaw Corridor Light Rail

A ground breaking ceremony was held Tuesday morning for a new light rail line that will serve the Crenshaw corridor, including LAX.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/21/2014

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Triple Shooting Reported In Crenshaw District

Two women and a man were shot Wednesday night in the Crenshaw district.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/11/2013

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Man, 37, Killed In Crenshaw Hit-And-Run Crash

Police Monday were searching for a driver involved in a deadly hit-and-run crash in the Crenshaw District.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/12/2013

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LAPD Announces Arrest Of Teen For Inciting Hollywood, Crenshaw Crime Sprees

The Los Angeles Police Department Wednesday announced the arrest of a 16-year-old male suspect who is believed to have incited crime sprees in Hollywood and Crenshaw last week.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/24/2013

Police are looking for the driver of this vehicle wanted in a deadly hit-and-run accident. (credit: CBS)

Deadly Hit-And-Run Crash Reported In South LA

A man was hit and killed Saturday evening crossing Crenshaw Boulevard in Hyde Park.

07/20/2013

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Black Business Leaders Call For Hiring Boost To Stem Protests

Leaders of the black business community in Los Angeles called on local businesses Thursday to hire more black youth to help quell the threat of further protests over the George Zimmerman verdict.

07/18/2013

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Angelenos Peacefully Rally Against Zimmerman Verdict After Rampage In Crenshaw

A day after a rampage in Crenshaw over the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the death of Florida teen Trayvon Martin, Angelenos peacefully rallied for justice.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/16/2013

Hundreds of protesters were on hand Monday night along Crenshaw. (credit: CBS)

LAPD, Volunteer ‘Peace Monitors’ Patrol Crenshaw After Day Of Cleanup For Businesses

As businesses clean up from protests Monday night, community activists in the Crenshaw District said Tuesday they will be out in force along with LAPD officers to monitor any more protests over the George Zimmerman verdict.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/16/2013

Protesters have closed the 10 Freeway in Crenshaw. (credit: Dave Greer)

Anti-Zimmerman Demonstrators Disrupt Traffic On 10 Freeway, Crenshaw Boulevard

Crowds of anti-Zimmerman protesters shut down part of the SB 10 Freeway in Crenshaw Sunday evening.

07/14/2013

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MTA Board Approves $1.3B Construction Of Crenshaw/LAX Line

There will be a new way to take a train to the plane.

06/27/2013

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Off-Duty LAPD Officer Shoots Suspect In Crenshaw

An off-duty Los Angeles Police Department officer shot a suspect in Crenshaw Friday night.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/25/2013

General view of the stadium during December 3, 2005 at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles, California.  AND Running back De'Anthony Thomas (6) of the Oregon Ducks (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Steve Dykes/Getty Images)

Oregon’s De’Anthony Thomas Returns Home To Face USC Trojans

Southern California linebacker Hayes Pullard connects with Oregon tailback De’Anthony Thomas pretty much every day, either by phone or text.

11/02/2012

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Slow We Get! But Why Is Endeavour 16-Plus Hours Behind Schedule?

When it flew around up in space, Endeavour could go 17,500 mph.

10/13/2012

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