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LA School Board Approves Controversial Course Requirements For Graduating Students

L.A. School Board Member Monica Garcia co-authored a resolution to reboot and extend the plan, with an audit on its effectiveness and services, to help incoming high school seniors graduate.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/09/2015

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Deputies Searching For Suspect Who Stabbed 5 People In Lynwood

The stabbings happened on Long Beach Boulevard and Tweedy Boulevard just before 2 a.m.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/06/2015

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LA School Board To Consider Plan Allowing ‘D’ Students To Graduate

In what is being billed as a major reversal, Los Angeles school officials may be set to vote on a plan that would allow students with a “D” grade to graduate.

06/05/2015

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High School Senior Who Died In Crash Days Before Graduation Remembered By Family, Friends

On Sunday, Mountain View High School senior Daniel Lopez was in a car accident and later died at a hospital. Graduation at the school is Wednesday, and one seat will be left empty in his honor.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/02/2015

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Umbrella Ban Forces USC Grads To Don Waterproof Ponchos For Ceremony

It was a soggy ceremony for thousands of graduates at the University of Southern California.

05/15/2015

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LAUSD Approves Ethnic Studies Course For Graduation

School officials are expected to vote on a resolution calling for the addition of an ethnic studies course to the district’s graduation requirements.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/18/2014

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New Class Of Cadets Graduates From LA Police Academy

Over two dozen officers graduated Friday from the Los Angeles Police Academy.

10/31/2014

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18 Years After CHP Officer Was Killed, A Show Of Support At His Son’s Graduation

Cameron Burt, 17, will get his diploma Wednesday from Brea Olinda High School.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/17/2014

Police say the suspect (pictured above) was caught on camera stealing computers from a Glendale elementary school. (Photo courtesy Glendale PD)

Police: Laptops, iPad Stolen From Glendale School During Graduation

Police Tuesday released security camera photos of a woman suspected of stealing two laptop computers and an iPad tablet from a Glendale elementary school.

06/17/2014

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Single Mother Of 3 Graduates From UCLA With 3 Degrees

A 28-year-old single mother of three boys graduated from UCLA with three degrees.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/13/2014

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Some UC Irvine Students Annoyed By Strict Commencement Rules

Some students at UC Irvine are irritated by the strict security rules at this weekend’s commencement at Angel Stadium.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/10/2014

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La Habra Police Help Cancer-Stricken Father Attend Son’s 8th Grade Graduation

The La Habra Police Department helped a cancer-stricken father attend his son’s eighth-grade graduation on Wednesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/04/2014

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USC Grads Brace For Uncertain Future In Shaky Job Market

A rock-and-roll music legend will be among those on hand Friday for commencement ceremonies at the University of Southern California.

05/16/2014

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Top 2014 Graduation Gift Ideas

Donna Tetreault, parenting reporter from SuperMommyNot.com, visited the KCAL9 studios Thursday to share her top graduation gift ideas.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/15/2014

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Gift Guide For The College Graduate

Show your grad how proud you are with a special gift from the heart. Here are a few ideas for your upcoming college graduate.

05/07/2014

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