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Police Seek Help To Locate Sexual Assault, Robbery Suspect In Manhattan Beach

Police Monday released a description of a male suspect who sexually assaulted a woman on Manhattan Beach.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/06/2015

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Sand, Sandbags Available To Residents At Several Locations

Amid continuing showers, authorities are giving away sand and sandbags.


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Get Sandy

Long ago were the days of playing in a sandbox and running away from girls with cooties. Even though you’re still running away cootie ridden girls (good call, you don’t want to catch the adult version), we know the days of unlimited playtime have are gone and have since been replaced with sitting in a cubicle staring at a computer screen for hours on end.


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Woman Sunbathing Run Over By County Vehicle On Venice Beach

A sunbather was recovering at a local hospital Tuesday after she was run over by a Los Angeles County vehicle at Venice Beach.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/16/2014

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Swedish Family Donates 4-Pound Bag Of Sand To Port Hueneme

For one Ventura County beach city, every grain of sand counts.


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Exchange Student From Korea Dies After Sand Pit Collapses On Him

A 20-year-old exchange student from Korea died at Oxnard Beach Park Wednesday after the pit he was digging collapsed, burying him under six feet of sand.


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In The Garden: The ABC’s Of Sand, Silt, And Soil

Green expert Nick Federoff appeared on KCAL9 News on Saturday morning to explain the differences between sand, soil and silt.


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Parents Warned After Broken Glass Found Scattered At Burbank Playground

Police warned parents in Burbank to watch for broken glass found under playground slides and sand at a local park.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–09/21/2011

A boy is rescued at Sunset Beach. (credit: David Nix)

Lifeguards, Beachgoers Rescue Another Kid Buried In The Sand

For the second time in less than a week, lifeguards and quick-thinking beachgoers had to rescue a youth who got trapped in a beach sinkhole.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/05/2011

A smart phone might reveal where you live. (credit: AP)

Protect Your Gadgets This Summer With Help From The Geek Squad

Geek Squad Agent Jennifer Harris visited the KCAL 9 studios Tuesday to show viewers how to protect their gadgets this summer.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/14/2011


‘Egyptian’ Ruins Reveal Classic Hollywood Era

There is an “Indiana Jones” style archaeological dig going on right now in our backyard — and it’s uncovering priceless artifacts of Hollywood’s history.


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Venice Beach To Get $1.6M Sand Replenishment

Los Angeles County supervisors have approved a $1.6 million replenishment project for the eroded sands of Venice Beach.