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LAPD To Soon Start Testing Body Cameras

A plan to outfit police officers with body cameras is one step closer to becoming a reality now that the LA Police Commission has reached their fundraising goal.

01/13/2014

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Obama Meets Family Of Slain TSA Officer During Southland Visit

President Obama arrived in Los Angeles late Monday afternoon and quickly began his planned two-day visit by heading to Beverly Hills for a pair of fundraisers.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/25/2013

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Obama To Arrive To LA-Area By Late-Afternoon Monday

President Obama is scheduled to arrive to the Los Angeles area on Monday afternoon for a planned, two-day visit.

11/24/2013

A survivor walks among the debris of houses destroyed by Super Typhoon Haiyan in Tacloban (credit: NOEL CELIS/AFP/Getty Images)

CBS2/KCAL9 Team Up With Red Cross To Raise Funds For Typhoon Victims

CBS2 and KCAL9 are teaming up with the Red Cross to raise funds for victims of Typhoon Haiyan.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/12/2013

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Hillary Clinton Begins Weeklong SoCal Trip With Appearance at Fundraiser

Clinton headlined an lunchtime benefit for a Virginia gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe, followed by a fundraiser for environmental group Oceana.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/30/2013

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UC Turns To Social Media To Raise Student Aid

Putting a technological spin on the adage that it takes a village to raise a child, the University of California launched a campaign on Wednesday to harness the power of social media to raise money for student scholarships.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/18/2013

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UC Riverside Opens New School Of Medicine Monday

The University of California, Riverside is opening its new school of medicine to a class of 50 students.

08/04/2013

Jedi (center) is a three-month-old diabetic alert dog. (credit: CBS)

‘Crowdfunding’ Making It Easier For Cash-Strapped Families To Pay For Medical Care

Cash-strapped families are embracing the concept of “crowdfunding” to meet the financial challenges that may result when a loved one is diagnosed with a medical condition.

02/01/2013

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Obama Arrives At LAX, Slated To Speak At Several Fundraisers

President Barack Obama has arrived in the Southland for several fundraisers.

10/07/2012

L.A.-based handbag designer Clare Vivier posted this photo of No Doubt frontwoman Gwen Stefani and first lady Michelle Obama over Twitter and aptly titled it, "Power Women." (credit: Twitter)

Michelle Obama’s Southland Visit Begins With Fundraiser At Gwen Stefani’s House

First lady Michelle Obama began a two-day visit in Southern California Sunday, where she was expected to speak at three campaign fundraisers and appear on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.”

08/12/2012

Los Angeles Community High School

2 USC Students Fundraise To Keep High School Afloat

Two students at the University of Southern California have stepped up to try and rescue a nearby high school so that it can reopen for the 2012-2013 school year.

08/10/2012

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Opinion: Romney’s Attacks On Obama’s Welfare ‘Reform’ Justified

According to Romney, Obama has taken away a number of work requirements from the federal welfare regulations. Republicans believe that Obama’s executive measure on welfare funding to states makes it easier for non-working people get a free government check.

08/08/2012

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Opinion: The Audacity Of Harry Reid

How dare Harry Reid, the Majority Leader of the U.S. Senate, spew his latest unsubstantiated rumors against Mitt Romney?

08/01/2012

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Opinion: Obama And Solyndra Reunite At High Dollar Fundraiser

One would think that Obama and his White House would want to keep the name Solyndra as far from the headlines as possible. Yet, President Obama is rubbing elbows with key players in the Solyndra stimulus disaster at a high-priced fundraiser where donors paid $35,800-per-person.

07/25/2012

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Operation Shower: Celebrating Military Moms-To-Be

Operation Shower celebrates and honors military families by providing joyful baby showers for military moms-to-be. Last month included a very special day for 40 military families as the moms-to-be got to experience what many women […]

CBS Los Angeles–03/01/2012

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