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Plane Makes Emergency Landing In LA River

A plane made an emergency landing Friday along a riverbed in the city of Vernon, police said.

08/07/2015

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For California Salmon, Summer Of Truck Rides, Bucket Lifts

What do you do when you have 30 million young salmon ready for their big journeys downstream, but drought and development have dried your riverbeds to sauna rocks? In California this year, you give the fish a ride.

05/16/2015

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Officials Hold Groundbreaking Ceremony For Affordable Housing Complex Along LA River

A former blighted freight rail yard along the Los Angeles River has been completely transformed into an affordable housing complex just three miles from downtown Los Angeles.

05/07/2015

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‘Lucky’ Day: Dog Saved In LA River Rescue Reunited With Firefighters

Members of the Los Angeles Fire Department met with Lucky the dog and his new owner Thursday for the first time since his dramatic river rescue last month.

02/19/2015

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City Attorney Launches Crackdown On Illegal Dumping Along LA River

City officials Thursday unveiled a new effort to curb illegal dumping along the Los Angeles River.

11/06/2014

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The World’s 7 Coolest Floating Hotels

From retired ocean liners and rock-themed submarines, to tricked-out houseboats and huts tied to inner tubes, here are seven of the world’s coolest.

03/19/2014

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Silver Lake Officials: We Are Not An Eastside Neighborhood

Officials in Silver Lake have a message for the rest of the Southland: stop calling our neighborhood “Eastside”.

02/06/2014

At least seven people were airlifted to safety when they got trapped by rushing water in Colton Thursday evening. (credit: CBS)

At Least 7 People Rescued From Fast-Moving Waters In Colton

At least one man and possibly one canine were reportedly airlifted to safety Thursday in Colton.

11/21/2013

The concept vehicle from BMW Group DesignworksUSA features a Mini-Cooper pod-like watercraft that would propel commuters along the local river system. (Photo credit: LA Auto Show)

Concept Vehicle Would Whisk Commuters Down LA River ‘Subway’

Forget the freeways: automotive designers want to get you to work via the Los Angeles River.

11/15/2013

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SoCal Water Agency Braces For Reduced Imports Due To Drought

Southern California’s primary water import agency is planning for reduced state deliveries due to back-to-back dry years in the Sierra Nevada and the Colorado River, officials said Monday.

10/14/2013

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Army Corp Of Engineers Release Plans To Restore LA River Habitat

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers released four different proposals Friday to restore the natural habitat of the Los Angeles River.

09/13/2013

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Drop In Colorado River Levels Could Slash Water Supply To SoCal

A dramatic drop in the Colorado River’s water level could fuel a supply crisis in Southern California and throughout the Western United States, federal officials said Tuesday.

05/28/2013

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3 Rescued After Rain Submerges Campsite Along LA River

Three homeless people were uninjured Thursday after their campsite along the Los Angeles River near Cypress park was almost submerged in water.

01/24/2013

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Beachgoers Warned To Stay Away From Storm Drains, Creeks, Rivers

Los Angeles County health officials warned beachgoers Wednesday to be careful when they swim, surf or play in the ocean around discharging storm drains, creeks and rivers until Saturday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/26/2012

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Official: Swimming Accident Possibly Behind Death In San Gabriel River

A man who was found dead in the San Gabriel River may have likely been killed while swimming, officials said Monday.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–07/18/2011

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