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Street Closures Planned For Obama’s Southland Departure

President Barack Obama will depart from Southern California Friday.

03/13/2015

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From Santa Monica To Century City, Obama Returns To SoCal To Raise Funds

President Obama returned to the Southland Thursday to raise funds for the Democratic Party and to court the youth vote.

03/12/2015

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Street Closures Planned During Obama’s Southland Visit

President Barack Obama’s visit to the Southland Thursday has prompted a traffic advisory from local authorities.

03/12/2015

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‘Cinderella’ Screening To Raise Money For ‘I Dream Of Fish’ Effort

The 10-year-old founder of “I Dream of Fish,” a nonprofit that helps build sustainable fish farms in developing and impoverished parts of the world, appeared on KCAL9 Saturday morning to talk about the effort, as well as promote an upcoming fundraiser.

02/28/2015

Valerie Cortes helped bust a woman pretending to have terminal cancer. (credit: CBS)

Victim Of Woman Who Lied About Having Terminal Cancer Believes Justice Was Done

“Don’t just believe somebody because they say it and they shave their head,” Valerie Cortes said.

02/25/2015

Jeremiah MacKay is remembered on the two-year anniversary of his death at the hands of Christopher Dorner. (credit: CBS)

Annual Great Guinness Toast Held To Benefit Fallen Officers’ Memorial Fund

Jeremiah MacKay, of course, is the San Bernardino County Sheriff detective who was killed on Feb. 12, 2013 at the hands of Christopher Dorner.

02/20/2015

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Thousands To Participate In Komen L.A. County Race for the Cure

Thousands are expected to participate in the Susan G. Komen Los Angeles County Race for the Cure® next month.

02/18/2015

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LAPD Asks Public For Donations For Southland Family Whose Home Was Devastated By A Fire

Los Angeles Police Department officers Wednesday were asking the public for donations to help a local family whose home was devastated by a fire.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/24/2014

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San Bernardino Police Wait Tables In Fundraiser For Wounded Officer

Officer Gabriel Garcia was on duty Aug. 22 when he was shot in the head in San Bernardino.

12/08/2014

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Fundraiser Held For Recovery Of San Bernardino Police Officer Shot On Duty

An Inland Empire community is rallying around a police officer as he struggles to rehabilitate himself after being shot in the line of duty.

12/07/2014

Lexi and Lexandra Perez were killed Friday night while trick-or-treating with a friend. (credit: http://www.gofundme.com/gl7l4s)

Car Wash Fundraiser To Be Held For Families Of Halloween Hit-And-Run Victims

A fundraising car wash will held Saturday for families of the three girls killed by a hit-and-run driver on Halloween.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/07/2014

Claire Wineland has cystic fibrosis and helps raise money to help other families cope with the disease. (credit: CBS)

Redondo Beach Teen Works To Help Families Deal With Cystic Fibrosis

“Since she was born, the doctors were telling us, she won’t live to be 10. She will never be a teenager,” says her mom Melissa Nordquist.

10/31/2014

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Chef Antonio Cagnolo Donates Special Menu Proceeds For Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Chef and restaurateur Antonio Cagnolo stopped by KCAL9 Monday to tell viewers about his special month-long fundraiser for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/27/2014

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Car Wash Fundraiser Held For 9-Year-Old Anaheim Shooting Victim

A car wash was held Friday to raise money for the family of a 9-year-old girl fatally shot in front of her Anaheim home earlier this week.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/24/2014

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Hillary Clinton To Visit LA Monday For Democratic Fundraiser

Former Secretary of State and potential 2016 presidential candidate Hillary Clinton will be in the Southland Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/20/2014

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