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‘Top Chef’ Michael Voltaggio Leads Area Chefs In Annual Thanksgiving Meal At LA Mission

More than 3,500 meals will be served Wednesday at the Los Angeles Mission’s annual Thanksgiving event.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/27/2013

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Food Truck That Feeds Homeless Could Be Forced To Move From Streets Of Hollywood

The Los Angeles City Council is considering new regulations that could potentially shut down a food truck that has been feeding the hungry on the streets of Hollywood for more than 25 years.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/16/2013

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Resident: Homeless Patrons Of Hollywood Food Bank ‘Literally Torturing Us’

The City of Los Angeles is cracking down on an organization offering free meals to the hungry amidst resident complaints that the practice is creating a public hazard.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/15/2013

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Transient Armed With Wooden Stick Killed In Deputy-Involved Shooting

An investigation was underway Monday after Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputies shot and killed a homeless man in Los Angeles over the weekend.

10/07/2013

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Hacker Used Incarcerated Man’s Facebook To Make Threat Against Antelope Valley College

Someone used an incarcerated man’s online profile to make a threat about shooting people at Antelope Valley College in Lancaster on Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/10/2013

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$50K Reward Offered In Rape, Murder Of Homeless Woman In Downtown LA

Homicide detectives hope a $50,000 reward will lead to the arrest and conviction of the person who raped and murdered a homeless woman in the downtown Los Angeles Fashion District three years ago.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/20/2013

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Unique Rabbi Offers Food, Hope For Homeless In Santa Monica

A unique rabbi has turned Tuesdays in Santa Monica’s Ocean Park into something special for the homeless and needy.

07/30/2013

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Homeless Man Accused Of 12 Armed Robberies At Insurance Companies

Authorities say they have arrested a 22-year-old homeless man as the suspect of a dozen armed robberies at insurance companies.

07/27/2013

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Homelessness On The Rise In LA County

Homelessness jumped 16 percent in the last two years in Los Angeles County.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/28/2013

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Los Angeles Mission Hosts Job Fair For Area Homeless

The 12th Annual Skid Row Career Fair will be held from 9 a.m. to noon at the mission, located at 303 E. Fifth Street, in downtown Los Angeles.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/06/2013

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‘Hangover’ Star Takes Laundry Pal From Homeless To The Red Carpet

“Hangover 3″ star Zach Galifianakis turned a Hollywood premiere into a night to remember for a former homeless woman.

05/21/2013

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Easter Brunch At Midnight Mission Draws Thousands To LA’s Skid Row

Thousands of people were served Easter brunch Sunday at the Midnight Mission in downtown Los Angeles.

03/31/2013

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3K Attend Annual Los Angeles Mission Easter Event

The Los Angeles Mission is holding their annual Easter event on Good Friday in downtown.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/29/2013

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Massive Snake Found In Downtown LA Storage Facility

An estimated 6-foot-long snake has been found in a storage facility used by homeless people in downtown Los Angeles.

03/15/2013

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LAPD Officer Saves Homeless Woman From Tent Fire

A Los Angeles police officer saved a women from a tent fire early Thursday, moments before it became engulfed .

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/28/2013

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