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More Than 1K Pounds Of Illegal Fireworks Seized In East LA; 2 Arrested

Deputies Friday announced the arrest of two men suspected of possessing more than 1,000 pounds of illegal fireworks.

19 hours ago

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710 Fwy Reopens, School Lockdowns Lifted After Vandalism Suspect Surrenders

Authorities Thursday are searching for a vandalism suspect that is believed to armed with a gun.

05/14/2015

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Caught On Video: Truck Plows Into Bicyclist In East Los Angeles

Authorities circulated security video Friday of a pickup truck that plowed into a bicyclist in an East Los Angeles crosswalk and never stopped.

04/24/2015

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SB 5 Fwy Reopened In East LA After Big Rig Crash

All lanes of the Golden State (5) Freeway were reopened Wednesday after a crash involving an overturned big rig in East Los Angeles.

03/25/2015

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Grand Opening Held For Housing Development For Low-Income Families In Boyle Heights

East Los Angeles community members gathered Thursday for the grand opening of a housing development for low-income families in Boyle Heights.

03/19/2015

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SigAlert Issued After Man’s Body Found On 5 Freeway In East LA

A pedestrian was fatally struck Monday on the northbound 5 Freeway in East Los Angeles, officials said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/23/2015

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Boy, 13, Charged With Stabbing Student To Death Outside Griffith Middle School In East LA

A 13-year-old boy was charged Tuesday in the fatal stabbing of a 14-year-old high school student outside a middle school in East L.A.

01/27/2015

The search is on for a gunman following an exchange of gunfire between a suspect and deputies in East LA. (credit: CBS)

Search For Gunman Following Deputy-Involved Shooting In East LA

A major containment area has been set up, officials said.

01/24/2015

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Deputies Spread Holiday Cheer With Special Toy Delivery

Deputies spread holiday cheer Tuesday by delivering toys to children in East Los Angeles.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/16/2014

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Man Accused Of Leading CHP On High-Speed Pursuit Speaks Exclusively To KCAL9

A man accused of leading officers on a high-speed pursuit spoke exclusively to KCAL9’s Rachel Kim after being taken into custody.

11/17/2014

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Suspect Sought Who Beat Elderly Man To Death In East LA

Authorities Wednesday sought the public’s help in identifying the suspect in the fatal beating of a 76-year-old man in East LA.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/12/2014

All Released Results Show Lead In Soil Samples Of Homes Near Exide Plant

The state Department of Toxic Substances said the yards of 104 homes in a Boyle Heights neighborhood have been tested for lead.

11/10/2014

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New East LA Charter School Named For First Latina Astronaut

At East LA’s newest middle school, the name on the wall belongs to a pioneer and a dreamer who was born in Los Angeles.

08/22/2014

An off-duty LAPD officer allegedly pulled her gun on another driver during an alleged case of road rage on Thursday evening. (credit: Anonymous Driver)

Off-Duty LAPD Officer Accused Of Aiming Gun At Driver During Road-Rage Confrontation

The alleged incident happened along the eastbound 60 Freeway.

08/08/2014

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Crews Close 60 Freeway Before Snuffing Out Rubbish Fire

Crews temporarily shut down both sides of the 60 Freeway in East Los Angeles Sunday as they battled a nearby brush fire.

07/20/2014

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