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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

The body of a woman was found stabbed to death inside a burning Van Nuys apartment Saturday. (credit: CBS)

Woman Found Stabbed To Death Inside Burning Van Nuys Apartment

A person found dead in an apartment fire in the 14000 block of Saticoy Street in Van Nuys early Saturday morning may have been stabbed before the blaze occurred, Los Angeles police said.

01/31/2015

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Report: More Outreach Needed To Diversify Los Angeles Fire Department

A report released Thursday found that more outreach is needed to increase the number of women and minority firefighters in the Los Angeles Fire Department.

01/22/2015

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Woman Suffers Burns, Child Unharmed After Van Nuys Apartment Fire

One woman suffered burns while a child escaped unharmed after an apartment fire in Van Nuys, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department.

01/18/2015

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2 Sickened As Inmates Set Numerous Small Fires At Men’s Central Jail

Numerous small fires were reported at the Men’s Central Jail on Sunday evening, authorities said.

01/11/2015

A home in Van Nuys was destroyed Sunday by a quick-moving fire. (credit: CBS)

Fire Guts Van Nuys Home, Burns 1 Resident

Fire gutted much of a two-story home and sent one resident to a hospital with second-degree burns on Sunday afternoon, authorities said.

01/04/2015

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