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The Exide Technologies plant has been closed since March. (credit: CBS)

Lead Testing Offered For Residents Living, Working Near Vernon Battery Recycling Plant

Los Angeles County Department of Public Health officials made the announcement on Wednesday in the wake of increased fears over reported arsenic and lead leaks from the Exide Technologies facility.

03/26/2014

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Group Rallies For Legalization Of Street Vendors In LA

A group rallied in Koreatown Thursday night to support the legalization of street food vendors in Los Angeles.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/14/2013

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LA County Health Officials Asked To Investigate Alleged Porn Industry Syphilis Case

Los Angeles County health officials have been asked to investigate a report by an adult film industry blogger that a “male porn performer” tested positive for syphilis and about 15 others may have also been exposed.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/05/2013

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Plague-Stricken Squirrel Prompts Closure Of Campground In Angeles National Forest

A squirrel that tested positive for plague prompted the days-long closure of a campground in the Angeles National Forest.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/24/2013

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1 Person At Whittier High School Tests Positive For TB

Students and teachers at a high school in Whittier are on high alert after it was discovered someone associated with the campus contracted tuberculosis.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/27/2013

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Officials Issue Do-Not-Drink Order After Tourist’s Body Found In Hotel Water Tank

Health officials have issued a do-not-drink order at a downtown Los Angeles hotel where a missing Canadian woman’s body was found in the rooftop water supply.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/20/2013

Huell Howser, host of KCET's "California Gold," died on Jan. 6 at the age of 67. (credit:  Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Huell Howser Died Of Prostate Cancer

Longtime TV host Huell Howser died after a battle with prostate cancer, according to an official death certificate obtained by TMZ.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/15/2013

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LA County Department Of Public Health Issues Cold Weather Advisory

Chilling temperatures in the Antelope Valley prompted the Los Angeles County Public Health Department Tuesday to issue a cold weather advisory.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/15/2013

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Public Urged To Get Vaccinated After Spike In LA County Flu Cases

An increase in emergency room visits for the flu has led Los Angeles Health officials to urge all residents to get vaccinated.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/09/2013

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