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DOJ Files Suit Against Michaels, Claims Retailer Failed To Report Glass Vase Safety Hazards

Federal investigators say Michael’s stores failed to report serious safety hazards from poorly-made and breakable glass vases.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/21/2015

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$2M Moreno Valley Overpass On Indefinite Hold Due To Birds Nests

Part of the Theodore Street Overpass in Moreno Valley needs to be demolished following a big-rig accident back in January.

03/23/2015

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Convicted Rapist Faces Life In Federal Prison For Child Porn

Stanley Dan Reczko III was convicted by a judge Tuesday of producing child porn while registered as a sex offender.

03/10/2015

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Utility Poised To Report On Diablo Canyon Nuke Plant Safety

Pacific Gas and Electric Co. says the work re-evaluates the impact that earthquakes and large waves could have on the plant near San Luis Obispo.

03/09/2015

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High Court Settles Dispute Over California’s Undersea Border

The court’s decree Monday will help settle federal and state disputes and prevent future litigation over oil, gas and other mineral leases.

12/15/2014

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Federal Ruling A Win For California’s Bullet Train

A federal agency that has jurisdiction over California’s bullet train says it has the authority to pre-empt state environmental law, creating uncertainty for numerous lawsuits fighting the project.

12/15/2014

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California Ordered To Speed Up Inmate Releases

The three-judge panel on Friday gave the state a Jan. 1 deadline to start considering parole for nonviolent second-strike inmates.

11/15/2014

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Man Arrested On Suspicion Of Dealing Heroin To OC High School Students

Juan Vidrio, 26, was taken into custody this week, five months after authorities began an investigation into drug sales in the seaside city they say revealed Vidrio was selling heroin to teenagers.

08/08/2014

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SoCal Counties Halt Immigration Detainers After Court Ruling

Officials in Los Angeles County and over a dozen other counties in Southern California are no longer honoring requests from federal immigration agents, according to a report.

06/02/2014

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LA County Sheriff Candidates Want Paul Tanaka Out Over Federal Corruption Probe

The fallout from the revelation that one of the leading candidates is the subject of a federal investigation was very much in evidence at a candidate forum in Porter Ranch Tuesday night.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/20/2014

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Only On 2: Federal Police Officer Accused Of Sending Nude Selfie To Woman Who Needed Help

A federal police officer is under investigation for allegedly sending a nude selfie to a woman who had come to him for help.

01/27/2014

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Federal Building, Court Houses Remain Open Despite Shutdown

The entertainment capital of the world and the rest of the Southland were expected to be impacted as the first shutdown of the federal government in nearly 17 years took effect Monday.

10/01/2013

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Brown Declares Calif. Prison Overcrowding Emergency Over

Gov. Jerry Brown says the state’s long-running prison crisis is over.

01/08/2013

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Deasy: Teachers Delaying LAUSD Bid For $40M In Federal Grants

Officials with the Los Angeles Unified School District raced on Monday to meet a fast-approaching deadline to apply for up to $40 million in federal grants.

10/22/2012

Congressman Randy Duke Cunningham walks into the U.S. District Courthouse  on March 3, 2006 in San Diego, California. Cunningham was found guilty of conspiracy and tax evasion for accepting more than 2.4 million in bribes and could face up to 10 years in prison.  (credit: Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images)

Disgraced Ex-Lawmaker Wants Gun Rights Restored After Release From Prison

A former Southland congressman and Navy veteran wants his right to bear arms reinstated when his time in federal prison is over.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–05/29/2012

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