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El Segundo

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El Segundo-Based Mattel To Acquire Canada’s Mega Brands For $460M

The world’s biggest toymaker plans to get even bigger by acquiring Canada’s Mega Brands, makers of construction building sets and arts and craft products, for $460 million.

02/28/2014

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Winning Ticket For $425M Powerball Jackpot Sold Near San Jose

It’s official, the $425-million Powerball jackpot has a winner!

02/19/2014

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Travelers Blast Metro Board For Not Endorsing Direct Rail Line To LAX

The Metro Board of Supervisors voted Thursday not to build a light rail line directly into Los Angeles International Airport.

01/23/2014

One person was stabbed during a home invasion robbery in Westdale on Dec. 22, 2013. (credit: CBS)

Arrest Made In Violent Mar Vista Home Invasion Robbery

Authorities say a 30-year-old man has been arrested in connection with multiple home invasion robberies, including one in Mar Vista.

12/27/2013

(credit: El Segundo Police Department)

Security Guard Charged In Theft Of LA Lakers Championship Rings

A security guard accused of stealing two Los Angeles Lakers championship rings from the team’s El Segundo training facility pleaded not guilty Thursday to felony burglary and grand theft charges.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/12/2013

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LAX Worker Run Over By Alleged Drunk Driver

A contract worker for the Los Angeles International Airport was run over by a suspected drunk driver early Thursday while on the job.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/07/2013

(credit: Manhattan Beach Police)

2 Women Wanted For Using Stolen Credit Card In South Bay Shopping Spree

Police Wednesday were searching for two women suspected of using a stolen credit card to make fraudulent purchases across the South Bay.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/06/2013

Cade Dallas Kitchens, 25, is accused of exposing himself to at least two women in El Segundo. (credit: El Segundo Police Dept.)

Army Sgt. Accused Of Exposing Himself To At Least 2 Women

A 25-year-old Army recruiter has been arrested on suspicion of exposing himself to at least two women in El Segundo, according to authorities.

10/17/2013

Armando Rodriguez doesn't believe he is a hero. Many others would disagree. (credit: CBS)

Heroic El Segundo Officer Who Pulled Woman From Burning Car Returns To Work

The El Segundo police officer who risked his own life to pull a woman from a burning vehicle, returned to work Thursday.

10/03/2013

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SigAlert Issued In El Segundo After Vehicle Knocks Down Light Pole

A SigAlert was issued Friday morning after a vehicle crashed into a power line, knocking it down across a road in El Segundo.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/27/2013

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Boston Bombing Survivor Receives Warm Homecoming In El Segundo

A South Bay man badly injured in the Boston Marathon bombings was finally able to return home Friday afternoon.

09/06/2013

Ty, former K-9 officer, needs medical help. (credit: El Segundo Police Dept.)

Police In El Segundo Trying To Raise Money For K-9 Officer In Medical Crisis

Police in El Segundo are banding together to save one of their own.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/22/2013

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Man, 28, Sexually Assaults, Robs Woman While Pretending To Be Cop

A 28-year-old man has been accused of sexually assaulting and robbing a woman at an El Segundo hotel, all while pretending to be a police officer conducting a prostitution “sting operation.”

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/21/2013

(credit: El Segundo Police Dept.)

Several Alleged Gang Members And Associates Arrested In LA Burglary Ring

Several suspected Inglewood gang members and their associates have been arrested for more than 25 burglaries that have taken place in the Los Angeles area since November 2012.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/10/2013

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Gas Leak On Boeing Property Forces Street Closures, Evacuations

Police said he leak – which was on private property owned by aviation contractor Boeing – was caused by an unspecified construction accident.

05/01/2013

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