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View of a damaged hotel in San Jose del Cabo, on September 15, 2014 after hurricane Odile knocked down trees and power lines in Mexico's Baja California peninsula. Odile weakened to category two on the five-level Saffir-Simpson scale but still packed powerful winds of 175 kilometers (110 miles) per hour after crashing ashore overnight near Cabo San Lucas, according to the US National Hurricane Center. Some 24,000 foreign tourists and 6,000 Mexican beachgoers spent the night in hotels where conference rooms were transformed into shelters.  (credit: RONALDO SCHEMIDT/AFP/Getty Images)

Relatives Fear For Family In Hurricane-Ravaged Cabo As Mexican Government Evacuates Stranded Tourists

Back at home, relatives remain anxious about the well-being of their loved ones, with vacationers left stranded in areas so flooded the only way out is to wait for a flight.

CBS2 / KCAL9–15 hours ago

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Storm-Enhanced Rains Flood Riverside County

Heavy rain spawned from what is now Tropical Storm Norbert led to flash flooding in downtown Riverside and elsewhere in the Inland Empire on Sunday afternoon.

09/07/2014

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Seal Beach Residents Fear High Tide Will Flood Their Homes Again

Crews Wednesday were cleaning up and preparing for high tide after a large surge overnight brought two to three feet of standing water to the Seal Beach boardwalk.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/27/2014

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UCLA Offering Emergency Help To Flooding Victims

Officials at the University of California, Los Angeles are offering help to employees and students affected by flooding that followed a water main break.

08/16/2014

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Oxnard Campgrounds Shut Down Due To Flooding

A popular campground in Oxnard has been shut down due to flooding, according to officials.

08/15/2014

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Cleanup Continues At UCLA Following Massive Sunset Blvd. Water Main Break

Cleanup continued Wednesday on Sunset Boulevard and the UCLA campus after a 30-inch water main broke, spilling up to 10 million gallons of water.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/30/2014

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Crews, Officials Assess Damage After Broken Water Main Floods Parts Of UCLA

Parts of UCLA remained underwater after a nearly 100-year old water main break resulted in massive flooding on Tuesday afternoon, causing havoc across campus.

07/29/2014

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Water-Main Break Results In Flooding At UCLA

Police officials are considering issuing a possible evacuation order after a water-main break has resulted in overwhelming flooding near UCLA.

07/29/2014

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Man Struck By Lightning, Brush Fires Reported On Catalina Island

A mid-day thunderstorm touched off at least two brush fires, and a man was struck by lightning Sunday on Catalina Island.

07/27/2014

Venice Hydrant Geyser Spews 180,000 Gallons Of Water For Hours

Crews worked early Monday to seal a broken water hydrant in Venice, but not before an estimated 180,000 gallons flooded nearby streets, officials said.

07/21/2014

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Water Main Break Floods Venice Condo Complex Garage

A large water main break flooded the garage of a Venice condo complex overnight.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/15/2014

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Supermoon: Does It Put Us At Risk For Big Tides, Quakes?

KCAL9 Orange County reporter Stacey Butler debunks some big supermoon myths.

CBS Los Angeles–07/11/2014

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LACDPW Seeks Grants For Water Conservation Projects In Drought Stricken SoCal

KCAL9’s Dave Bryan reports local officials are now working on water conservation and recycling projects they hope will receive state funding.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/03/2014

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LA Fire Department Providing Free Emergency Sandbags To Residents Throughout City

Emergency sandbag materials are reportedly being provided to Los Angeles residents throughout the city by the city Fire Department Saturday.

03/01/2014

Flash Flood Warning

Flash Flood Warning Issued For Burn Areas

A flash flood warning has been issued Saturday afternoon for the Los Angeles County burn areas of Colby, Madre, Madison, and Williams.

03/01/2014

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