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4 Rescued After Vessel Crash Near LA Harbor Lighthouse

Crews rescued four people trapped near the Los Angeles Harbor lighthouse in San Pedro following a boat crash, authorities said.

07/22/2014

These shelties are looking for forever homes. (credit: Tiffany Fuller/Riverside County Animal Control)

60 Mini Shelties Rescued From Fire-Damaged House Available For Adoption Monday

Officials said all of the dogs were healthy.

07/20/2014

A man had to be airlifted to safety Saturday after falling down this cliff in Malibu. (credit: CBS)

Teen, 15, Rescued At Pirate’s Cove In Malibu After Falling Down Cliff

The unidentified teen reportedly suffered injuries to his head and chest.

07/19/2014

Two boys who officials thought might be stranded in a Corona storm drain, have apparently found their own escape route. (credit: CBS)

After Hours Of Searching, Hunt For Kids Believed Stuck In Corona Storm Drain Called Off

The boys were reportedly looking for a lost skateboard and allegedly fell down or went into the storm drain.

07/11/2014

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4 Rescued From Rancho Palos Verdes Jetty As Lifeguards Order People To Stay Away From Area

KCAL9’s Kevin Takumi reports Los Angeles County lifeguards swam the group out to a boat after they were unable to return to a safe path as the tide came in.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/08/2014

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VIDEO: 2 Men Rescue Teen From Treacherous Surf Off Rancho Palos Verdes

Two men are being called heroes after rescuing a teenager from treacherous surf off the Palos Verdes coast over the weekend.

07/07/2014

Newport Beach lifeguard Ben Carlson, 32, died saving a man's life. (credit: CBS)

Newport Beach Lifeguard Drowns While Rescuing Man In Rough Waters

The lifeguard was identified as 32-year-old Ben Carlson, a 15-year veteran of the department.

07/06/2014

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Part Of Eaton Canyon Closed To Climbers, Hikers This Summer

Since 2011, there have been five deaths. In 2012 alone there were over 60 rescues.

06/25/2014

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Stray Cat Rescued From Drainpipe In Chino Hills

CHINO HILLS (CBSLA.com) — Firefighters from the Chino Valley Fire District Sunday rescued a stray cat that was trapped inside of a six-inch drainpipe. The cat had crawled more than 40 feet into the pipe, and managed to […]

CBS Los Angeles–06/24/2014

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Car Seen ‘Hanging Precariously’ Off 4th Floor Of Westlake Parking Structure

Fire crews Wednesday responded to reports of a car hanging over the side of a parking structure in Westlake, authorities said.

06/18/2014

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Dock Worker Hurt After Fall Into Cargo Hold At Port Of LA

Fire crews Monday rescued a worker who fell into the cargo hold of a ship at the Port of Los Angeles.

06/16/2014

Fourteen people -- five adults, seven children and two infants -- had to be rescued when their boat overturned in Lake Piru Sunday. (credit: CBS)

15 Rescued After Boat Overturns At Lake Piru

People in the boat had “scary moments.”

06/15/2014

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Good Samaritans Rescue 2 From Fiery South LA Crash

Two people Tuesday morning were rescued by good Samaritans following a fiery crash in South Los Angeles.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/03/2014

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Dog Rescued From Reseda House Fire That Killed 9 Animals

Los Angeles city fire spokeswoman Katherine Main said six caged cats and three dogs succumbed to smoke inhalation and were beyond help.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/02/2014

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Naked Man Has To Be Coaxed Out Of Sherman Oaks Apartment Crawlspace

Residents called police after allegedly observing the man walking around their neighborhood nude.

05/18/2014

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