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Price To Park In Santa Ana Will Soon Increase

It’s official: the price to park will soon increase in Santa Ana.

08/06/2015

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Lawmaker To Probe Accusations Of Price Gouging By Tow Truck Companies After North Fire

A lawmaker is working with the California Highway Patrol to investigate accusations of price gouging by tow truck companies following last week’s fire in the Cajon Pass.

07/21/2015

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Study: California Drivers Using Cellphones More Often

A study released Tuesday reported that 9.2 percent of drivers were using phones to talk, text or otherwise take away their attention during observations earlier this year.

07/14/2015

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Calif. Labor Board Ruling Classifies Uber Driver As Employee, Not Contractor

Drivers for Uber and other ride-sharing services are celebrating what is considered to be a major legal victory.

06/17/2015

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LAPD Encourages Drivers, Motorists To ‘Share The Road’ To Help Reduce Collisions

Officers Wednesday encouraged motorists to “share the road” in order to reduce motorcycle deaths and injuries.

05/06/2015

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Southland Motorists To Experience Temporary Hike In Gas Prices

Southland motorists should expect an increase in gas prices after refinery issues in Northern California.

04/27/2015

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Lawmaker Wants To End Driver’s License Suspensions For Unpaid Traffic Tickets

A San Fernando Valley lawmaker wants to keep millions of drivers in Southern California who have had their licenses suspended for not paying traffic tickets behind the wheel.

04/09/2015

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Report: Californians Spent $1 Billion More On Gas In March Than Rest Of The Nation

Representatives with Consumer Watchdog say California drivers spent $1 billion more on gasoline in March than the rest of the nation.

04/09/2015

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What’s In Your Wallet? California Driver’s Licenses Closer To Going Digital

An Encino lawmaker is leading an effort in Sacramento to allow drivers to “carry” their license on their smartphone.

02/05/2015

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U.S. Gas Prices Fall 12 Cents Per Gallon, Survey Shows

A national survey reveals the average price of regular gasoline has plunged another 12 cents a gallon over the past two weeks, to $2.72.

12/07/2014

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Failure To Yield To Emergency Vehicles Is A Serious Problem In L.A., Fire Captain Says

Emergency personnel say many drivers in Los Angeles are failing to yield, making it more difficult for crews to navigate around traffic.

11/19/2014

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OC Residents Consider Toll Lanes Along I-405

City leaders, Caltrans and residents gathered Wednesday to discuss the prospect of adding toll lanes along a stretch of a busy thoroughfare in Orange County.

11/12/2014

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LA County DA Cracks Down On Rideshare Companies

District Attorney’s offices in Los Angeles and San Francisco have sent letters to popular rideshare companies requesting to discuss safe and legal practices, officials said Friday.

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California Sets Ride-Sharing Insurance Standards

Drivers providing services for ride-sharing companies such as Lyft and Uber would have to carry a minimum level of insurance under a compromise the state Senate approved Wednesday.

08/27/2014

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O.C. Drivers Warned Of Alleged Police Impersonator

Authorities on Friday issued a warning to Orange County drivers after a man pulled over at least one person while allegedly impersonating an officer.

08/16/2014

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