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Power Restored To 12 Downtown LA Buildings After High-Rise Explosion

Power was restored on Friday to 12 downtown buildings after an underground electric generator exploded in a downtown L.A. high-rise on Thursday night, rupturing pipes, causing some flooding and injuring a handful of people.

08/21/2015

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Worker Found Dead In Office High-Rise Identified As Burbank Resident

Coroner’s officials on Sunday identified the victim as 38-year-old Robert Khodadadian.

08/17/2015

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Worker Found Apparently Electrocuted Inside LA High-Rise

The Fire Department says the man’s body was found around 10 a.m. Saturday.

08/15/2015

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Man Convicted Of Murdering Couple Charged In 1972 Killing

Los Angeles prosecutors say a convicted double-murderer has been charged with killing an elderly woman more than 40 years ago.

02/19/2015

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Crews Knock Out Koreatown High-Rise Fire

Firefighters were responding Friday to a structure fire at high-rise building in Koreatown, authorities said.

02/13/2015

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Exclusive: Bomb Squad Called To Investigate ‘Suicide Vests’ At West LA Apartment Complex

The LAPD bomb squad and the FBI were called to investigate what appeared to be suicide vests at a West L.A. apartment complex.

09/25/2014

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Brentwood High-Rise Fire ‘Probably’ Caused By ‘Discarded Smoking Material’

The fire at the 25-story Barrington Plaza left several people injured, including a 2-year-old girl found with her grandfather in a 23rd floor stairwell.

01/08/2014

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Probe Continues Into Cause Of Fire At Brentwood High-Rise

Authorities Saturday were investigating the cause of a fire that heavily damaged one unit of a Brentwood residential high-rise and left ten people injured, including a toddler.

10/19/2013

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Several Residents And Firefighters Hurt, Hundreds Evacuated During Brentwood High-Rise Fire

The Los Angeles Fire Department Friday knocked down a fire at a residential high-rise building in West Los Angeles, but not before several people and three firefighters suffered injuries.

10/18/2013

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10th Floor Apartment In Park La Brea High-Rise Goes Up In Flames

Firefighters Friday knocked down a blaze at a unit in a residential high-rise in Park La Brea.

10/04/2013

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Fire Crews Rescue 2 Workers Trapped On Scaffolding Outside Century City High-Rise

Two window washers were rescued Thursday after being stuck on scaffolding on floor 26 of a 27-story high-rise in Century City.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/09/2013

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LA Planning Commission Approves Hollywood High Rise Project

The Los Angeles City Council’s Planning Commission unanimously approved a development deal that would build two new sky scrapers in Hollywood.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/29/2013

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Mylar Balloons Blamed For Power Outage In Westwood

Several people had to be rescued from stalled elevators Saturday following a power outage in Westwood.

02/16/2013