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LAPD Officer Vows To Run L.A. Marathon In Full Uniform To Honor The Fallen

An officer with the Los Angeles Police Department plans to run this year’s Los Angeles Marathon in uniform to honor the fallen and raise funds for their families.


Murrieta’s former mayor Alan Long has been charged in connection with an alleged drunken-driving crash that injured four teens. (credit: CBS)

Murrieta Mayor Urges Residents To Fight Migrant Flights

Murrieta Mayor Alan Long is urging residents to fight a plan to fly migrant families from Texas for processing at a border patrol facility in the city.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/30/2014

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Study: Hard Times Drive Adult Kids To Return Home

More than 2.3 million adult children are living with their parents in California, a 63 percent increase since the Great Recession began seven years ago.


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95 Southland Families To Finalize Adoptions In Monterey Park On National Adoption Day

Nearly 100 families Friday will celebrate their newly adopted children on National Adoption Day.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/22/2013

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Care Harbor LA Holds Free Clinic Thursday Through Sunday

Care Harbor LA is holding a clinic Thursday through Sunday to provide free medical, dental and vision care to thousands of uninsured families.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/31/2013

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Big Crowds Highlight ‘Stephanie’s Day 2013’

Hundreds of kids and their parents took part in the annual “Stephanie’s Day” celebration Saturday on the CBS Radford lot in Studio City.


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Truck Stolen From Food Bank That Serves 30K LA Families

World Harvest Food Bank, which serves 30,000 families in Los Angeles, is concerned about the upcoming holiday season after one of its trucks was stolen.

CBS Los Angeles–11/13/2012

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‘Safe Surrender’ Families Join To Mark Program’s 10th Anniversary

Ten years after L.A. County created the Safe Surrender program, which allows parents to leave unwanted newborns at designated sites, families gathered to celebrate the program’s success.


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Stephanie’s Day Joining Resources With Families With Special Needs Children

This weekend Southern California families with autistic and special needs children are invited to share their experiences at the CBS lot in Studio City.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/12/2011

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Report: Millions Paid To Firms Linked To Families Of Vernon Officials

The state Legislature is debating whether to disband the industrial city with a population of less than 100, which has been mired in allegations of corruption.


Actor Gary Sinise shows his Presidential Citizens Medal outside the White House in Washington, DC after receiving the medal from US President George W. Bush for his work supporting American soldiers on December 10, 2008. (credit: CHRIS KLEPONIS/AFP/Getty Images)

‘Lieutenant Dan’ Actor: US Military ‘Warriors’ Need Our Help

Actor Gary Sinise is one of Hollywood’s biggest supporters of military families, and he says it’s time for us to give back.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–05/10/2011

DA: Ex-County Workers Stole From Low-Income Family Fund

Two former County Office of Education employees are among seven charged in the estimated $500,000 scheme.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–12/03/2010

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Thousands Of Families To Receive Free Turkeys In South LA

Thousands of families are lining up in South Los Angeles for free turkeys at an annual event sponsored by Jackson Limousine Service.