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Scooter-Riding Suspect Puts Manager In Headlock During Bizarre OC Robbery

Detectives want the public’s help in identifying a robbery suspect who they say posed as a disabled person in order to rob a local supermarket.

09/24/2014

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Small Business Owners Say ADA Lawsuits Are About Money, Not Helping Disabled

The American Disabilities Act is designed to help the disabled, but are continual lawsuits hurting businesses?

04/28/2014

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Disabled Woman, 76, Slain In Her Home In Highland

Authorities Monday were investigating the murder of a 76-year-old woman in Highland.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/02/2013

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Angels Place 3rd Baseman Chris Nelson On 15-Day Disabled List

The Los Angeles Angels have placed third baseman Chris Nelson on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right hamstring and recalled infielder Luis Jimenez from Triple-A Salt Lake.

08/29/2013

Matt Kemp #27 of the Los Angeles Dodgers signs autographs before taking on the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in the spring training baseball game at Tempe Diablo Stadium on March 12, 2012 in Tempe, Arizona. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Kemp Makes Cancer-Stricken Fan’s Day After Giving Him His Dodgers Gear

Matt Kemp became an Internet sensation after an impromptu gesture he made toward a cancer-stricken Dodgers fan attending a game at San Francisco’s AT&T Park.

05/07/2013

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Firefighters Hold Bowling Fundraiser To Support Widows, Orphans, Disabled Brethren

A group of firefighters — their families and friends — raised money Sunday for widows, orphans and disabled firefighters.

04/28/2013

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50 Blind Children To Participate In Easter Egg Hunt With Beeping Eggs

Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort and AT&T will join forces Wednesday to treat 50 blind children to a pre-holiday Easter egg hunt.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/27/2013

Are many able-bodied drivers abusing the system? (credit: CBS)

CBS2 Investigation Looks Into Use Of Disabled Parking Placards

One in every 10 drivers in California has a disabled placard … which allows them to park for free at parking meters. But how many people deserve one? Investigative Reporter David Goldstein went undercover to see who’s using them to get a free ride.

01/31/2013

Bystanders hailed Los Angeles County Sheriff's Deputies Brian Tolmasoff and David Diot as heroes after averting a potential mass transit disaster. (courtesy LASD)

Deputies Push Disabled Car Off Train Tracks, Avoid ‘Mass Transit Disaster’

Two Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputies were being called heroes Wednesday after saving a stranded driver from disaster in Santa Fe Springs.

10/31/2012

(credit: Orange County District Attorney)

OC Man, 23, Sentenced 30 Years For Raping Developmentally Disabled Woman

A 23-year-old man was sentenced to 30 years in prison Monday for raping a mentally and developmentally disabled 19-year-old woman at a community college last year.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/06/2012

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Goldstein Investigation Finds Fully-Able People Using Handicapped Placards To Park Free

Police in downtown Los Angeles are cracking down on parking meter cheats. Specifically they’re targeting people who illegally use disability placards to get away with free parking.

06/22/2012

Police are hoping the public can help them identify this woman. (credit: Monrovia Police Department)

Authorities Trying To Identify Disabled Woman In Monrovia

Police are asking the public to help them identify a 50-60-something Asian woman who is unable to give authorities information about who she is.

05/12/2012

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‘War’ Over Section 8? Lancaster Mayor Slams Giving Benefits To Parolees

Mayor R. Rex Parris says the Board of Supervisors have unfairly disadvantaged those families who have been waiting to receiving housing benefits.

04/09/2012

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Former Teacher’s Aide Sentenced To Prison For Sexually Abusing 2 Special Ed Students

A Los Angeles high school teacher’s aide was sentenced Thursday to 18 years in state prison for sexually abusing two special education students, including one in a wheelchair.

01/05/2012

Luis Maximino Lucero Ballinas (courtesy Irvine PD)

OC Burger King Worker Busted For Allegedly Stealing From Disabled Customer

A fast food worker is behind bars Thursday on charges of stealing from a mentally disabled customer.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/05/2012

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