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LA Couple Makes History With Same-Sex Wedding Atop Rose Parade Float

A Southland couple made history Wednesday as the first same-sex couple to be married on a float in the Rose Parade.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/01/2014

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Eager Float Lovers Brave Cold Temperatures, Line Up Along Rose Parade Route

Eager float lovers lined the chilly curbs in the city of Pasadena to secure their spots ahead of Wednesday’s Tournament of Roses Parade.


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Truck Pulling Rose Parade Float Catches Fire In Irwindale

Firefighters responded to a call Tuesday evening at Irwindale and First Avenue as final preparations were underway for the annual celebration in Pasadena.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/31/2013

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Final Preparations Underway For 125th Rose Parade

Volunteers Tuesday were prepping the finishing touches on floats for the 125th Tournament of Roses Parade.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/31/2013

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Group Calls For Rose Parade Boycott Over Planned Same-Sex Marriage Ceremony On Float

A Sacramento-based group has called for a boycott of the 100th Tournament of Roses Parade because two men are scheduled to be married aboard the AIDS Healthcare Foundation float.


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Preparations Underway For Rose Parade In Pasadena

Preparations were underway Monday for the annual New Year’s Day Rose Parade in Pasadena.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/30/2013

Danny LeClair and Aubrey Loots say they're honored to have so many people be witness to their wedding atop a cake-shaped float in the 125th Tournament of Roses. (credit: CBS)

Same-Sex Couple Exchanging Vows Atop Float To Make Rose Parade History

Danny LeClair and Aubrey Loots say they’re honored to have so many people be witness to their ceremony.


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Rose Parade Float Honors Female WWII Pilots

A New Year’s Day Rose Parade float will honor the unsung heroes of World War II—female aviators.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/27/2013

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Business Expected To Boom In Pasadena During Rose Parade, Bowl

Business is expected to boom in Pasadena in the New Year with the annual Tournament of Roses Parade, the Rose Bowl and the BCS National Championship.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/27/2013

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Warm Weather Will Delay Finishing Touches On Rose Parade Floats

The race is on to prepare the 45 elaborate and larger-than-life floats that will make their way down Colorado Boulevard for the 125th annual Rose Parade on New Year’s Day.


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Farmers Push For Rose Parade Floats To Feature Locally Grown Flowers

Some local farmers are making a push for Rose Parade floats to feature flowers grown in California.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/23/2013

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Funds Needed For Rose Parade Float Honoring Female WWII Pilots

A veteran’s son is hoping to raise enough money for a New Year’s Day Rose Parade float honoring female World War II pilots.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/08/2013

Tournament of Roses President Scott Jenkins places the crown on Rose Queen Ana Acosta. In the background, Rose Princess Katherine (Katie) Lipp. (credit: Tournament of Roses)

Queen Chosen For Pasadena’s 125th Rose Parade

The Tournament of Roses has named a 17-year-old student to be queen of next year’s Rose Parade.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/24/2013

The Sweepstakes Trophy winner on the parade route during the 124th Rose Parade Presented By Honda on January 1, 2013 in Pasadena, California. (credit: Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Wells Fargo To Replace $5K Worth Of Equipment Stolen From La Cañada Float Site

After the theft of about $8,000 worth of equipment from the construction site of the La Cañada Tournament of Roses Association, Wells Fargo Bank is coming to the rescue.


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Dodgers’ Announcer Vin Scully Named 2014 Tournament Of Roses Grand Marshal

Dodgers play-by-play announcer Vin Scully will be the Grand Marshal of the 2014 Tournament of Roses.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/05/2013