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Zimmerman Acquittal Spurs Protests In Leimert Park

Police Saturday called for a citywide tactical alert as hundreds gathered for two demonstrations in Leimert Park to protest the not guilty verdict of George Zimmerman in the death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin.

07/14/2013

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Tea Party Patriots To Rally At IRS Offices

Protesters were expected Tuesday to descend upon IRS offices throughout Southern California and nationwide in the wake of reports that the tax collection agency targeted conservative groups.

05/21/2013

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Judge OKs $1M Settlement Of UC Davis Pepper-Spray Suit

A federal judge has approved a $1 million settlement of a class-action lawsuit filed by demonstrators who were pepper-sprayed during a protest at the University of California, Davis in 2011.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/09/2013

The overtime paid to police to monitor protests against officer-involved shootings in Anaheim will cost taxpayers $1.7 million. (credit: CBS)

Protests In Anaheim Over Deadly Police Shootings To Cost Taxpayers $1.7M

Anaheim police overtime pay will cost taxpayers about $1.7 million for time spent combating deadly officer-involved shootings in August, according to a report in the LA Times.

09/22/2012

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Actress In ‘Innocence of Muslims’ Film Sues For Its Removal

An actress who appears in the anti-Muslim film trailer that has sparked riots in the Middle East is suing the filmmaker for fraud and slander, and is asking a judge to order YouTube to take down the clip.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/19/2012

Damage inside the burnt US consulate building in Benghazi (Photo credit: GIANLUIGI GUERCIA/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Obama’s Security Breach In Libya Is Ignored By American Media

As the liberal American press and ultra-liberal bloggers inundate the Internet and newsprints with criticisms of what Mitt Romney, the GOP presidential challenger to President Barack Obama, said about Obama during the Libyan attacks and murders, throngs of foreign press and few American outlets tell the real story involved with the White House’s role in the incidents that we now know could have been prevented.

09/17/2012

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City Council To Hear From Anaheim Residents After Shootings

Residents in Anaheim will get their chance Thursday to weigh in on the recent officer-involved shootings that have sparked widespread protests.

08/02/2012

The overtime paid to police to monitor protests against officer-involved shootings in Anaheim will cost taxpayers $1.7 million. (credit: CBS)

Anti-Police Protests Continue In Anaheim

More than 200 people protested against recent officer-involved shootings in Anaheim Sunday and at times protesters threatened to take their demonstration to Disneyland.

07/29/2012

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More Protests Planned In Anaheim To Denounce Recent Officer-Involved Shootings

More protests are planned Sunday to denounce last weekend’s two deadly officer-involved shootings in Anaheim.

07/29/2012

Anaheim PD Protests Planned

Anaheim Police Brace For Weekend Of Protests Amid 2 Deadly Officer-Involved Shootings

Anaheim police are bracing for a weekend of protests in the wake of two deadly officer-involved shootings and leaders are calling for restraint as an investigation into a third nonfatal shooting gets under way.

07/28/2012

CSU Northridge

CSU Applications Jump 5 Percent For Fall 2012 Semester

Applications to California State University jumped 5 percent for the fall 2012 semester, but admissions are increasing only nominally as the system faces continuing budget cuts, the university said Monday.

05/22/2012

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Student Protestors Gather Outside Dinner Party At Cal State Chancellor’s House

The chancellor of Cal State Long Beach got an earful from outraged students Tuesday night, as he threw a pricey party.

05/08/2012

CSU Northridge

Investigation Reveals Questionable Spending By CSU Chancellor’s Office

As Cal State students face another tuition hike this fall, a CBS2 News investigation has found tens of thousands of dollars of questionable spending by the chancellor’s office.

05/07/2012

Demonstrators shout slogans during a rally in downtown Los Angeles on May 1, 2012 where thousands of workers, immigrant-rights activists and other protesters are taking part in May Day marches and rallies in California. (credit: JOE KLAMAR/AFP/GettyImages)

Immigration Advocates, Occupy LA Hold May Day Protests

Several May Day demonstrations were organized across the Southland Tuesday, prompting several arrests and traffic delays.

05/01/2012

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2 Demonstrations Expected To Take Place Monday In LA

Two potentially unruly demonstrations are expected to take place Monday in the Southland — one at L.A. City Hall and the other at UCLA in Westwood.

11/26/2011

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