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LA Firefighters Rally Over Potential Health Risks Posed By Cell Towers Near Fire Stations

Firefighters rallied outside a Board of Supervisors meeting Tuesday morning in Downtown Los Angeles over cell phone towers they fear pose serious health risks to dozens of L.A. County fire stations.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/23/2015

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KNX On Your Corner: Downtown Santa Ana

East End downtown Santa Ana has greatly changed.

03/13/2015

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U.S. Marshals: Man Killed In Skid Row Police Shooting Had Warrant Out For Arrest

Court papers obtained by CBS2 News show the shooting victim was convicted of an armed bank robbery in Thousand Oaks in 2000 and sentenced to 15 years in prison.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/03/2015

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Officials Mark Groundbreaking For $422M Sixth Street Bridge Project

A historic bridge in downtown Los Angeles built nearly a century ago is slated for $422 million replacement project, city officials announced Friday.

02/20/2015

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Museum In Downtown L.A. Honors Trailblazers In World Of Firefighting

A museum in downtown Los Angeles is honoring those who have broken barriers in the world of firefighting.

02/19/2015

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Downtown’s Flower Mall Open 24 Hours For Valentine’s Day

The downtown LA Flower District was buzzing Friday with people looking for the perfect Valentine’s bouquet.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/13/2015

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Metrolink Train Derails At L.A. Union Station

The incident occurred near Bauchet and Vignes streets shortly before 5 p.m. Tuesday, according to a L.A. City Fire spokesperson.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/10/2015

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Victim In Carjacking Talks About Her Close Call With Armed Man

The driver was traveling between 50-60mph on surface streets near the 101 Freeway, and could be seen by SKY9 on the wrong side of the road Monday evening.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/09/2015

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Whole Foods Market Could Bring 200 Jobs To Downtown LA

One of the nation’s biggest organic food retailers is coming to downtown Los Angeles – and hundreds of jobs could be coming with it.

02/06/2015

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Police Commissioner Calls For Probe Into Meeting With Mexican Mafia Hit Man

A decision to use LAPD resources to set up a meeting between a convicted member of the Mexican Mafia and members of the law enforcement and local business community in downtown L.A. has prompted calls for an investigation.

01/29/2015

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Inmate Back In Custody After Escaping Patrol Car In Downtown LA

The inmate was reportedly banging his head on the patrol car window and managed to jump out of the vehicle near the junction of the 110 and 10 freeways around 9 p.m. as deputies attempted to subdue him.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/24/2015

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Deadly Officer-Involved Shooting Reported Downtown Los Angeles

Police were reportedly called to the area in response to a shirtless man who was shooting a weapon into the air.

01/17/2015

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Arson Deemed Cause Of Massive Da Vinci Apartment Fire

Arson has been deemed the cause of a massive fire at a downtown Los Angeles complex last week, authorities confirmed Thursday.

12/18/2014

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Women Warned Of Unusual Rash Of Attempted Sexual Assaults In Downtown Restrooms

Authorities Tuesday night issued an alert of a series of attempted sexual assaults in downtown Los Angeles restrooms.

12/16/2014

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