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LAUSD Reaches Out To Bring Dropout Students Back To School

Two former dropouts will join members of the Los Angeles Unified School District Friday morning to launch the fifth annual Student Recovery Day.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/14/2012

Ken Rivera discussed his son's ordeal with CBS2's Kara Finnstrom. (credit: CBS)

Redlands Boy, 6, Continues To Recover From Extremely Toxic Rattlesnake Bite

A six-year-old Redlands boy continues to struggle in his recovery efforts after suffering an extremely toxic rattlesnake bite while camping with family on July 4th.


Bryan Stow and family (credit: Support4BryanStow.com)

Family ‘Thankful, Blessed’ As Bryan Stow Sits Up For Thanksgiving Photo

The family of a Dodgers fan who was assaulted on Opening Day said Friday they have much to be thankful for this holiday season.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/25/2011


Poll: Californians Give Up Dining Out, Home Improvement Projects In Spending Cuts

A joint U.S.C./L.A. Times poll shows families are giving up on home improvement projects and dining out in order to bolster their finances.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–07/25/2011

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Family: Stow Making Progress In Recovery

Bryan Stow appears to be making progress in his recovery, according to family members.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/22/2011

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‘The Worst Is Behind Us’? Home Prices Hit Bottom For 2011

New data shows that sales of existing homes fell to 4.8 million in May — their lowest level of the year so far.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–06/21/2011

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RealtyTrac: Bank Backlog, Not Recovery, Behind Drop In Foreclosures

The number of delinquent mortgages fell in May to the lowest level since 2006, the result of a slowing housing market and delays in banks’ foreclosure process.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–06/16/2011

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Survey: Inflation, Shaky Jobs Outlook May Kill Economic Recovery

For the second straight month, Americans are losing confidence in the U.S. economy, which could spell trouble for the sputtering recovery.


money worries stress The Labor Department on Thursday, April 8, 2010 said the number of newly laid-off workers seeking unemployment benefits rose last week, a sign that jobs remain scarce even as the economy recovers

Weak Recovery Lingers As ‘Cautious’ Employers Slow Hiring In April

Employers were advertising fewer jobs in April compared to the previous month, which could signal even bleaker hopes that the U.S. job market is in recovery.


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UCLA Doctor Discusses Mary Tyler Moore’s Brain Surgery

UCLA Physician Nader Pouratian, Ph.D visited the KCAL9 set at 2 p.m. Monday to discuss the procedure Mary Tyler Moore recently underwent and her recovery.


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Report: California Economy Is On Road To Recovery

A new report says California is on the road to economic recovery but should expect a long and bumpy ride, with double-digit unemployment likely to continue through 2012.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/22/2011

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LA County Fire Sends Elite Rescue Team To Japan

An elite Los Angeles County Fire Department Urban Search and Rescue team is en route to Japan to assist with search and recovery efforts.


A factory building has collapsed in Sukagawa city, Fukushima prefecture, in northern Japan on March 11, 2011 after a massive 8.9-magnitude earthquake shook Japan, unleashing a powerful tsunami that sent ships crashing into the shore and carried cars through the streets of coastal towns. (credit: FUKUSHIMA MINPO/AFP/Getty Images)

LA County Fire Preparing To Send Rescue Team To Japan

The Los Angeles County Fire Department is preparing to deploy a 74-member team to assist in the rescue and recovery efforts in Japan.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/11/2011

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Survey: Red Tape Behind Small Business Exodus From California

A new survey shows one-fifth of small business owners do not expect to stay in California longer than the next three years.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–03/09/2011

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Lose Yourself: Eminem Only Wins 2 Of 10 Grammys

The Grammys love Eminem. Over his decade plus career, they’ve showered him with 13 Grammy Awards — and gave him two during this year’s ceremonies.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–02/14/2011