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Fire Station In Van Nuys Evacuated After Explosives Brought In

An LA city fire station in Van Nuys was evacuated Tuesday night after someone brought explosive materials to the facility.


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Threatening Letter Containing White Powder Sent To Moorpark Unified School District

Authorities said a suspicious and threatening letter containing a white powdery substance was sent to the Moorpark Unified School District.


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Gas Leak Causes Evacuation Of Cargo Ship In LA Harbor

Fire officials say a large cargo ship has been evacuated in Los Angeles harbor as firefighters work to find the source of a gas leak.


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Haz Mat Team Investigates White Powder In Lakewood

A haz mat team is sent to a Lakewood building after white powder was discovered.

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Buckets Of Toxic Mercury Found In Hesperia Home

Buckets of toxic mercury have been found in a Southern California desert home, forcing evacuation of the house until hazardous material experts clear the structure.