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Dr. Drew: Amy Winehouse Tried To Contact Me

Singer Amy Winehouse reportedly tried to reach to a television rehab doctor prior to her death earlier this week.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/28/2011

Join KFWB in Long Beach June 24 / Les Brown business leader luncheon info

We’re broadcasting live from two locations (details at left) and putting the spotlight on California’s fifth largest city throughout the day. Tune into KFWB NEWS TALK 980 or join us in person.

Les Brown will host a special business leader luncheon, entitled “You Gotta Be Hungry.” No seats are remaining.
KFWB on Your Corner is presented by LGB, Your Long Beach Airport.


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OC Garage Doors Knocked Out By Local Military Radio Frequency

Residents in Orange County who are wondering why their garage door opener isn’t working may need to look no further than the U.S. military.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–05/31/2011

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All Glenn Beck, All The Time? Host May Ditch FOX News, Start Own Network

The conservative radio and TV host is raising eyebrows by fueling speculation that he will take over his own cable channel.


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Coming To LAX? FAA Probes Blackout At Airport Control Tower

Officials say the lone airport traffic controller on duty may have fallen asleep as two separate incoming flights attempted to contact the tower.


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Local Shock Jocks Make Big Impact On State Politics

California’s new governor faces daunting obstacles as he tries to erase a $26.6 billion budget gap, but one of the hardest to ignore is a pair of AM-radio shouters whose conservative-minded audience has a track record of making life uncomfortable, even miserable, for politicians who lose the pair’s favor.


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Too Much Sheen: Good For Ratings, Bad For Charlie?

Of all the thousands upon thousands of words said, written or broadcast about Charlie Sheen in the past week, one pithy tweet may have best summed up the seemingly endless appetite for all things Charlie.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–03/07/2011

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CBS Cancels Production Of ‘Two And A Half Men’

“Two and a Half Men” star Charlie Sheen has skirted disaster as a wayward, middle-aged party boy who regularly tested the patience of the TV network and studio trying to protect their valuable sitcom property.


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Ted Williams Leaves Rehab, Moves To Sober House

An Ohio homeless man whose deep voice made him a web phenomenon has left rehab and says he’s still fielding job offers.


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USC Mulls Takeover Of Classical Music Station

Tommy Trojan may be ready to go Mozart.



Get Your Car Ready For Holiday Road Trips

Race car driver, auto expert and author Barbara Terry visited KCAL 9 Thursday to share tips about getting cars ready for holiday road trips.