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Parents Of Journalist Murdered By Terrorists In 2002 React To ISIS Beheading

A video posted to social media Tuesday claimed to show the beheading of an American journalist by the terrorist group known as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, or ISIS, who have been the targets of US airstrikes in Iraq over recent weeks.

08/19/2014

Michael Hastings of BuzzFeed and Rolling Stone died June 17, 2013, in a single-vehicle crash in Los Angeles. (credit: Paul Morigi/Getty Images for The Guardian)

Wife: Hastings Wasn’t Reporting On Jill Kelley

Journalist Michael Hastings was not working on a story about Florida socialite Jill Kelley when he died in a fiery single-car wreck last week, his wife said Tuesday on Twitter.

06/25/2013

Michael Hastings of BuzzFeed and Rolling Stone died June 17, 2013, in a single-vehicle crash in Los Angeles. (credit: Paul Morigi/Getty Images for The Guardian)

Award-Winning Journalist Michael Hastings Dies

Award-winning journalist and war correspondent Michael Hastings died early Tuesday in a car accident in Los Angeles, his employer and family said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/18/2013

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Famed LA Helicopter Reporter Bob Tur Becoming A Woman

Los Angeles helicopter pilot-reporter Bob Tur, who famously covered the L.A. riots and the O.J. Simpson slow-speed freeway chase, said she suffers from gender dysphoria and is in the process of becoming a woman.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/12/2013

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Longtime KNX Newscaster Harry Birrell Dies At 85

Longtime radio broadcaster Harry Birrell has died at the age of 85, KNX 1070 Newsradio announced Sunday.

05/26/2013

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Somali Pirates Threaten To Kill Surfing Journalist From Manhattan Beach

Somali pirates are threatening to kill a surfing journalist from Manhattan Beach if Navy SEALs attempt to rescue him.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/30/2012

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Laura Diaz Leaving CBS2 To Pursue Producing Career

Laura Diaz, one of the most respected and popular broadcast journalists in Southern California, announced today that she will be leaving KCBS-TV after nine years to produce projects under her own banner.

09/09/2011

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Hollywood Journalist Jeanne Wolf Discusses Schwarzenegger’s Career

Celebrity journalist Jeanne Wolf visited KCAL9 Thursday to discuss former Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger’s career.

05/19/2011

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Noted Black Journalist Almena Lomax Dies At 95

Almena Lomax, a civil rights activist and noted black journalist who covered the Patty Hearst kidnapping and the Alabama bus boycott and founded the Los Angeles Tribune newspaper, has died. She was 95.

04/01/2011

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Details Released On 1970 Killing Of Latino Anti-War Journalist

LOS ANGELES (CBS/AP) — More than 40 years after a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s sergeant shot and killed a prominent Mexican-American journalist, the Sheriff’s Department has released never-before-seen information on the killing. As KNX 1070’s […]

02/22/2011

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Report Due Out On 1970 Killing Of Los Angeles Journalist

Officials are set to release a report into how the Los Angeles sheriff’s department investigated the death of a journalist who was killed when he was struck by a tear gas missile 41 years ago.

02/22/2011

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