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Fiery Crash Causes Natural Gas Leak At Building In Santa Monica

Firefighters on Wednesday worked to extinguish a fire burning within a vehicle that struck a building in Santa Monica.


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Best Family Activities In Los Angeles To Do Before The Summer Ends

From concerts and movie screenings to river safaris and water-play areas, here are some of the best activities to experience in and around L.A., before fall arrives.


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NTSB: Unseated Carburetor Part Probable Cause Of Harrison Ford Plane Crash

The main metering jet of the carburetor of a plane Harrison Ford was piloting had become unseated, resulting in loss of engine power and forcing the actor to land the plane hard in a Santa Monica golf course.


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Beach Reopens After Non-Hazardous Substance Washes Ashore In Santa Monica

A portion of a beach in Santa Monica will remain open to the public on Thursday after a mysterious white substance washed ashore just north of the pier.


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Portion Of Santa Monica Beach Reopens After White Substance Washes Ashore

A portion of beach in Santa Monica has reopened hours after a white substance washed ashore on Wednesday.


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Forget The Cream! Butter-Infused Coffee Is The New Rage

Due to its increasing popularity, it now has its own cafe, the first of its kind nationwide.


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Businesses Impacted After Roughly 87,000 Verizon Landlines Experience Service Disruption

There is a communications meltdown in Santa Monica where over 80,000 Verizon telephone lines have been down for over 24 hours, affecting businesses.


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US News Survey: UCLA Health Hospitals Ranked Among Nation’s Best

UCLA Health Hospitals ranked among the nation’s best on Tuesday in an annual survey produced by U.S. News.


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Police Investigate Bomb Threat In Santa Monica

Police Thursday investigated the circumstances surrounding a suspicious package in Santa Monica.


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Officials Preview Expo Line Extension From Culver City To Santa Monica

By this time next year, Southland commuters will be able to take the Expo Line from Culver City to Santa Monica.


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Fecal Bacteria Found At Swimming Holes In Santa Monica Mountains

Two local swimming spots in the Santa Monica Mountains could pose a public health risk, according to a new study.


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Woman, 39, Charged With Attack On Female Tourist Inside Santa Monica Coffee Bean

Sara Christine Rizo faces one felony count each of criminal threats and battery with serious bodily injury the case.


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Police Nab Woman Suspected Of Attacking Tourist In Santa Monica Coffee Shop

The woman allegedly yanked the victim’s hair at a Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf.


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Only On 2: Woman Wages Unprovoked Attack On Tourist In Coffee Shop

The family says people in the area should be on the watch for this woman who they fear could easily attack again.


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Mega Millions Ticket Worth $700K Sold In Santa Monica

The winning ticket matched the numbers 2, 11, 22, 9, 23, missing only the Mega Number 12.