Robin Barton and Marcos Meza had a family reunion Sunday -- even though they'd never met. (credit: CBS)

Local Man Meets The Biological Son Left Near A Dumpster 25 Years Ago For First Time Sunday

The two men posing in the middle of the extended family photo are biologically close but had never met.


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Long Beach Police Chief Addresses Community About Murder Of 3-Week-Old Baby Girl

“Somebody out there saw something,” Chief Robert Luna said.


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Autopsy To Determine Cause Of Death For Infant Discovered In San Diego Dumpster

The San Diego County Coroner Monday will perform an autopsy on an infant who was discovered in a dumpster.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/05/2015

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3-Year-Old Chihuahua Mix Rescued From Jurupa Valley Dumpster

Authorities say a 3-year-old Chihuahua mix was rescued from a dumpster on Saturday after possibly being dumped overnight.

CBS Los Angeles–09/13/2014

A Good Samaritan is nursing six found kittens back to health. (credit: CBS)

Good Samaritan Rescues 6 Newborn Kittens Left In Dumpster

A Good Samaritan has come to the rescue of six kittens left to die in a Castaic dumpster.


A Good Samaritan is nursing six found kittens back to health. (credit: CBS)

Newborn Kittens Discovered In Dumpster In Castaic

An entire litter of newborn kittens was discovered in a cardboard box in a trash dumpster in Santa Clarita.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/13/2013

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Radioactive Waste Found In Dumpster Behind Westside Supermarket

Emergency crews and a hazardous materials team descended on an Albertson’s parking lot Wednesday after a radioactive material was found in a nearby trash bin.


Pongo, a Rottweiler-hound mix, was found in a Riverside garbage dumpster. Now he needs a new home. (credit: CBS)

Santa Clarita Family Adopts Puppy Who Was Left For Dead In Dumpster

A puppy rescued from a Riverside apartment complex trash dumpster last week went home with a Santa Clarita family Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/09/2012

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Burned Body Found In Agua Dulce Dumpster

A man’s burned body was found in a dumpster in the Antelope Valley Wednesday morning.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/28/2012

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Reward Money For Info On Severed Dog Heads Climbs to $20,000

City Council members want to raise the stakes in the search for whoever may be behind the gruesome beheading of two large dogs.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–03/28/2012

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$5,000 Reward Offered After Severed Dog Heads Found In South LA Dumpster

Police say the dogs found in a trash bin in South L.A. are described as a mixed chocolate Labrador retriever and a tan German shepherd.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–03/21/2012

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Charges Filed Against Woman, Daughter In Abandoned Baby Hoax

Criminal charges were filed Friday against a woman and her daughter for allegedly concocting a story about finding a baby abandoned at a Long Beach gas station earlier this week.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/24/2012

An earlier arson fire. (credit: CBS)

Arson Suspect Arrested Following Several Early Morning Fires In Hollywood

Police have arrested a 22-year-old Sunland resident for arson after several fires were started overnight in Hollywood.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/29/2011

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Chatsworth Double Murder Suspect Charged With 8 Felonies

A man suspected of killing two people in Chatsworth and opening fire on police as they closed in on him weeks later in Encino was charged Wednesday with eight felony counts, including assault with a firearm on a peace officer.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/24/2011

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Local Woman Shocked To Find She Was Abandoned As A Baby

She is a young mother who recently learned the dark secret of her own past.