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Arson Investigators Seek Suspect In 3 Beverly Glen Fires

Arson investigators on Thursday afternoon were asking for the public’s help in searching for a suspect thought to have started three fires in the Beverly Glen area.

08/27/2015

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Power Restored To 12 Downtown LA Buildings After High-Rise Explosion

Power was restored on Friday to 12 downtown buildings after an underground electric generator exploded in a downtown L.A. high-rise on Thursday night, rupturing pipes, causing some flooding and injuring a handful of people.

08/21/2015

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1 Man Dead In Van Nuys Garage Apartment Fire

Investigators on Sunday morning were trying to figure out how a deadly overnight fire started in a Van Nuys garage-turned-apartment. One man died in the fire, despite efforts from neighbors to rescue the man.

08/16/2015

Super Scoopers in Van Nuys.

LA Firefighters Welcome 2 Super Scooper Airplanes

The Los Angeles Fire Department is ramping up its aerial firefighting arsenal.

08/13/2015

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Burbank Costco Evacuated As Fire Crews Respond To Hazmat Call

A Burbank Costco was evacuated Thursday afternoon as fire crews responded to a hazmat call at the location

08/13/2015

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School Bus Crashes Into Building In Northridge

A school bus crashed into a building in Northridge Monday but no one appeared to be injured, authorities said.

05/11/2015

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Fire Reportedly Starts In Mattress At USC Dormitory

Los Angeles firefighters quickly put out a fire in a top floor unit of a dormitory on the University of Southern California campus, authorities said Monday.

05/11/2015

A pickup truck crashed into a popular eatery owned by celebrity chefs Saturday. (credit: CBS)

Vehicle Crashes Into Popular Hancock Park Restaurant

A vehicle crashed into a restaurant on Highland Avenue on Saturday, prompting a visit from Los Angeles building and safety officials.

04/18/2015

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LA Marathon Officials Taking Steps To Help Runners Beat The Heat

Record warmth and distance running do not mix well, so organizers of Sunday’s LA Marathon are doing what they can to try to keep the runners from suffering heat stroke and other related illnesses.

03/13/2015

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Hiker Suffers Serious Injuries In May Canyon Fall

A woman suffered serious injuries after falling down an embankment while hiking in May Canyon on Saturday morning, authorities said.

03/07/2015

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LAFD Crew Extricates Woman From Car Collision In Pacific Palisades

Paramedics were sent by helicopter Wednesday to rescue a woman from a vehicle mangled by a collision in Pacific Palisades.

03/04/2015

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2 Critically Injured, 1 Motorist Held After La Cienega Crash

Two people were critically injured, and one motorist was in custody after anm early morning three-vehicle crash on La Cieneg Boulevard near Beverly Hills.

02/28/2015

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Report: LAFD Didn’t Adequately Inspect Hazardous Sites

A state report says the Los Angeles Fire Department failed to properly inspect hundreds of hazardous sites across the city.

02/27/2015

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Wet Weather Challenges Southland Drivers, Homeowners

On a day where winter rains made driving a chore in the Southland, a multi-vehicle crash in downtown Van Nuys injured eight people Sunday afternoon, include three who were reported to be critically hurt.

02/22/2015

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Van Nuys Brewery Worker Suffers Serious Burns In Accident

An Anheuser-Busch brewery worker suffered serious burns Sunday afternoon after falling into a vat of hot mash at the bottling plant in Van Nuys, authorities said.

02/08/2015

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