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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.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/26/2014

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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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Uber Drivers Protest Company’s Business Practices Outside Santa Monica Office

Drivers for the popular ride-share app Uber Tuesday protested the company’s business practices.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/24/2014

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Laguna Residents Worried About Plan To Increase Speed Limits On PCH

Residents are worried about a state plan to increase the speed limits on six stretches of the Pacific Coast Highway in Laguna Beach.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/05/2014

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Traffic Snarled On The Westside As Israeli Prime Minister Continues Trip

Drivers on the Westside were experiencing heavier than usual traffic congestion Wednesday evening as Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu continued his visit to California.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/05/2014

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Gas Prices Back On The Climb As Refineries Prepare For Rising Temperatures

AAA says the average price of a gallon of gas now tops $3.93 in L.A. County.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/03/2014

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Court Rules California Drivers Can Read Cell Phone Maps

Drivers in California can legally read a map on their hand-held cellphones while behind the wheel, a state appeals court ruled Thursday.

02/27/2014

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