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DOJ Files Suit Against Michaels, Claims Retailer Failed To Report Glass Vase Safety Hazards

Federal investigators say Michael’s stores failed to report serious safety hazards from poorly-made and breakable glass vases.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/21/2015

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Grove Gets An ‘All Clear’ Following Reported Bomb Threat

Officials connected to a central phone service said they got an anonymous call threatening an unspecified location.


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OC Investigators Pioneer 3D Bullet Technology For Crime-Solving

Orange County Sheriff’s investigators are now the first law enforcement authorities in the United States using 3D technology to help solve crimes.


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NTSB Points To Battery Defect In Boeing 787 Fire

A short circuit likely due to a manufacturing defect in a Boeing 787 airliner battery caused a fire last year that grounded the planes for more than three months, federal accident investigators said Monday.


A bicyclist was killed and two other people injured Thursday in a crash in Canoga Park. (credit: CBS)

Bicyclist Killed, 2 Injured In 2-Vehicle Crash In West Hills

“It was a lot of speed in the car accident, it was quite a boom,” said Ricardo Ponzo, who lives nearby.


The body of a man was found in this alleyway in Stanton. A suspect was detained. (credit: CBS)

Possible Homicide Reported In Stanton After Man’s Body Is Found In Alley

The body of an adult man was found in an alleyway behind a car dealership.


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Sheriff’s Deputies Seek Armed Robber, Stolen Vehicle In Norwalk

Los Angeles Sheriff’s investigators Thursday were searching for an armed robber and a stolen vehicle in Norwalk.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/11/2013

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Police Seek Person Responsible For Leaving A Hand Grenade At A Store In Redondo Beach

Investigators are searching Tuesday for the suspect who left a hand grenade in front of a 99 Cents Only Store in Redondo Beach.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/02/2012

An early morning fire at a former church in Compton caused extensive damage on Sept. 22, 2012. (credit: CBS)

Overnight Fire Guts Former Church Building In Compton

Authorities say a fire at a former church in Compton is being investigated as possible arson.


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Woman, 68, Struck And Killed In Hit-And-Run

Los Angeles police are searching for a hit-and-run driver who struck and killed a 68-year-old woman Friday morning, officials said today.


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Investigators Interview Husband Of Missing Diver

Sheriff’s homicide investigators are planning to interview the husband of a missing Marina del Rey woman.

CBS Los Angeles–08/16/2012

The Hollywood arsonist had the Arson Squad working overtime. (credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/Getty Images)

KCAL9 Allowed Rare Glimpse Into Life With The Arson Squad

You know what the arson squad does … but tonight KCAL9’s Melissa McCarty got the rare chance to find out how they do what they do.


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Number Of LA Fires Suspicious In Nature Now At 39

Firefighters and emergency crews had a very busy New Year’s Eve as relentless fires, believed to be arson, continued with at least six more in or around the West Hollywood and Hollywood areas.


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2 Men Rob A Wells Fargo In Placentia, Avoid Dye Pack

Police Tuesday night searched for two robbers, who were caught on camera holding up a Wells Fargo inside a Placentia grocery and then ditching a dye pack moments before it exploded.


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Forensic Analyst Testifies In Conrad Murray Trial

Detectives and investigators are expected to testify Wednesday in the Conrad Murray trial.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/05/2011