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Several Mt. Baldy Homes ‘Likely Uninhabitable’ After Deadly Storm

Fire officials said Monday six to eight homes were badly damaged and likely uninhabitable due to a weekend storm in San Bernardino County.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/04/2014

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3 Displaced After Insecticide Fogger Blast In Van Nuys Apartment

The Red Cross is assisting those affected by the blast, reported at 15025 Vanowen Street, according to LAFD spokesperson Brian Humphrey.

04/13/2014

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Philippine Consul General Says Help Is Arriving — But More Is Needed

Relief is getting through to the victims of the typhoon in the Philippines, but the nation’s consul general said Thursday night that much more help is needed.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/14/2013

A survivor walks among the debris of houses destroyed by Super Typhoon Haiyan in Tacloban (credit: NOEL CELIS/AFP/Getty Images)

CBS2/KCAL9 Team Up With Red Cross To Raise Funds For Typhoon Victims

CBS2 and KCAL9 are teaming up with the Red Cross to raise funds for victims of Typhoon Haiyan.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/12/2013

A young child peers out from a makeshift shelter following a massive typhoon that killed thousands in the Philippines. (credit: Noel Celis/AFP/Getty Images)

How You Can Help: Philippines Relief Efforts Underway

Officials say the death toll in the wake of the typhoon that ripped through the country Friday could reach 10,000.

11/12/2013

A survivor walks among the debris of houses destroyed by Super Typhoon Haiyan in Tacloban (credit: NOEL CELIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Local Filipinos Scramble To Contact Relatives Affected By Typhoon Haiyan

Southern Californians are reacting to the impact of Typhoon Haiyan on the Philippines.

11/11/2013

The Rivera family is trying to make the best of a bad situation. (credit: CBS)

Oxnard Intermediate School Serves As Home To Apartment Residents Displaced By Fire

More than 60 people, including 20 children, are housed at an intermediate school in Oxnard until the Red Cross can find them permanent housing.

10/11/2013

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2 Displaced By Early Morning Fire Inside San Bernardino Home

Authorities Saturday said an early morning fire in the city of San Bernardino has displaced two people.

07/06/2013

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More Than 40 Displaced, Firefighters Injured In Arson At Hollywood Apartment Building

More than 40 people were displaced and a few firefighters were injured Friday after an arson fire scorched an apartment building in Hollywood.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/31/2013

Cell phone video caught this apartment building going up in flames. (credit: Natalie Fernandez)

Fire In Highland Apartment Building Leaves 72 People Homeless

A fast-moving apartment fire in Highland Sunday morning left 72 people homeless.

05/12/2013

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Red Cross, Farmers Insurance Hope To Set Record For CPR Training Friday

The American Red Cross and Farmers Insurance are teaming up Friday afternoon downtown Los Angeles to establish a record for largest Citizens CPR training.

02/28/2013

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Redondo Beach Gym Holds Blood Drive

Members of an elite gym were pumping today… but it was blood and not muscles.

12/20/2012

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Military Village Set In El Monte To Help Veterans In Need

It takes a village — to also help military families.

11/02/2012

Governor Chris Christie and President Barack Obama (Credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Sandy: The Match-Maker Of All Match-Makers

As odd as it seems, President Barack Obama and Governor Chris Christie of New Jersey are in the midst of a marvelous “bromance”.

11/01/2012

A neighborhood destroyed by Hurricane Sandy (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Opinion: Sandy Reminds Us Of The Need For FEMA And That Romney Would Shut It Down

Romney was asked at a presidential debate whether FEMA should be shut down in light of the deficit. Romney replied that FEMA should “absolutely” be shut down. He was asked specifically if that included disaster relief. He replied that it was “immoral” to provide such relief in the face of “larger debts”, emphasizing that “it makes no sense at all” to have such programs.

10/30/2012

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