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Memorial Day

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Best Ice Cream Parlors in LA

July 15 is National Ice Cream Day! Here’s a list of the tried and true ice cream parlors we love around LA.

03/09/2014

Abdulrahman M. Alyahyan (credit: DMV)

Driver In OC Crash That Killed 5 Teens Had Clean Toxicology Report

The 17-year-old driver in a Memorial Day crash that killed five teens, including himself, in Newport Beach had a clean toxicology report, according to the Orange County coroner.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/27/2013

Sgt. Eric Hille mourns his friend killed in duty in 2007. (credit: Gina Ferazzi/The LA Times)

The Story Behind Picture Of Grieving Soldier At Riverside National Cemetery

KCAL9 has the story behind a dramatic and haunting Los Angeles Times photo that embodies the true meaning of Memorial Day.

05/27/2013

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Crews Battle Fires In Val Verde, Castaic Lake

Firefighters Monday were battling a small brush fire in the city of Val Verde.

05/27/2013

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Mayor-Elect Eric Garcetti Attends Memorial Day Tribute In Boyle Heights

Mayor-elect Eric Garcetti Monday attended a Memorial Day event in the heart of East Los Angeles.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/27/2013

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USS Iowa Honors Service Members With Memorial Day Celebration

The crew of the Battleship USS Iowa is hosting their first Memorial Day celebration Monday since arriving in Los Angeles.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/27/2013

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Holiday Weekend DUI Crackdown Nets Hundreds Of Arrests

Authorities Monday said a holiday weekend crackdown on drunk driving has resulted in a “significant” number of arrests in Los Angeles County.

05/27/2013

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LA River Opens To Public For Kayaking, Fishing

The Los Angeles River Recreation Zone officially opened up to the public Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/27/2013

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Canoga Park Commemorates Memorial Day With Parade, 5K Run/Walk

The Canoga Park Memorial Day Parade, themed “Saluting the Price of Freedom”, will kick off at 11 a.m. Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/27/2013

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What You’re Doing This Week: May 27

Start the week off by honoring members of the armed forces aboard the “Grey Ghost” and bask in a sunny day performance of Sesame Street with the kidlets. Salute, laugh, and sing as we say goodbye to the month of May!

CBS Los Angeles–05/27/2013

This 20 July 1969 file photo released by NASA shows astronaut Edwin E. 'Buzz' Aldrin, Jr. saluting the US flag on the surface of the Moon during the Apollo 11 lunar mission. The 20th July 1999 marks the 30th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission and man's first walk on the Moon. AFP PHOTO NASA (credit: NASA/AFP/Getty Images)

Astronaut Buzz Aldrin To Be Among Honorees At Dodgers Memorial Day Game

The Dodgers wrap up a five-game homestand with a two-game series against the Angels, beginning on Memorial Day, and there are no shortages of festivities, appearances, and honors.

05/26/2013

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Josh Rubenstein’s Weather Forecast (May 25)

It has been a lovely afternoon.

05/25/2013

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Whittier Woman Gives Birth To 13-Pound Baby

A Whittier woman had a memorable Memorial day weekend when she gave birth late Friday to a 13-pound baby.

05/25/2013

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40 Years Later, Vietnam POWs Reunite At Nixon Presidential Library In OC

Hundreds of Vietnam-era POWs gathered Friday at the Richard Nixon Presidential Library & Museum in Orange County to commemorate the 40th anniversary of a special homecoming celebration at the White House.

05/25/2013

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Residents Can Kayak, Fish In LA River Starting Memorial Day

The Los Angeles River Recreation Zone will be open to the public starting Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/24/2013

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