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‘Super Scoopers’ Return To Assist With Fire Season In LA County

Two “Super Scoopers” remained housed at Van Nuys Airport on Friday in preparation for what some say could be a harsh fire season in Los Angeles County.

08/21/2015

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Prosecutors Say Uber Claims About Thorough Background Checks Are Misleading

“We have come to learn that they have drivers who are convicted sex offenders, identity thieves, burglars, kidnappers, and a convicted murderer, and this is just in LA alone,” said the San Francisco DA.

08/19/2015

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Animal Control Officer Suspended After Photos Of Dead Pets Were Posted On Instagram

The photos are too graphic to post on our website.

08/06/2015

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LAFD Issues Second Closure For All LA County Beaches Due To Lightning Strikes

The Los Angeles County Fire Department issued an alert about weather conditions shortly after 8 a.m.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/18/2015

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Homicide Detectives Probe Death Of Woman In Lancaster

Detectives were dispatched to a residence in the 44600 block of Stillwater Drive just after 7:05 p.m. Thursday.

06/18/2015

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New Gun Blamed For Rise In LA County Deputy Shootings

Assistant Sheriff Todd Rogers attributes it to the learning curve for the Smith & Wesson M&P9.

06/14/2015

Andrea was one of two children badly hurt when a tree fell on them in Whittier. (credit: CBS)

Little Girl Nearly Killed By Big Tree In Whittier Is Home From Hospital

Andrea is stuck in a back brace and in a leg cast.

04/17/2015

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Gas Prices Drop For 35th Consecutive Day In LA, Orange Counties

The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County dropped Thursday for the 35th consecutive day.

04/09/2015

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Amid Severe Drought, LA County Waterworks Facilities Lose 82K Gallons After Water Pump Malfunction

Just days after Governor Jerry Brown ordered state-wide reductions during one of the worst droughts in the state’s history, the Val Verde facilities lost a total of 82,000 gallons following a water pump malfunction.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/04/2015

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Assault Reported At Museum Of Art

An ambulance was at the scene in the 5900 block of Wilshire Boulevard shortly after 4 p.m. Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/03/2015

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Beach Memorial For LA County Lifeguard Who Died In Swim Test

Family and friends will gather for the flag service and memorial service at Dockweiler Beach in Marina Del Rey on Saturday for Ocean Lifeguard Specialist Brian Kutil.

01/24/2015

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Nevada Considers Condom Requirement That Caused Porn Production To Flee L.A.

Nevada currently has no rules specifically covering pornography production. And no permit is needed to film on private property, a home or in a hotel room, according to the state film office.

01/23/2015

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Gas Prices In Southland Drop To Lowest Levels In Nearly 6 Years

The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County dropped Sunday to its lowest amount since May 18, 2009.

01/18/2015

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Glendora Man, 49, Sentenced To 13 Years For Possessing Child Porn

A 49-year-old Glendora man was sentenced to more than 13 years in prison Wednesday, said the the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s office.

01/14/2015

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