Alhambra Police chased down this 150-pound tortoise Saturday. The plan is to reunite him with his human family. (credit: Alhambra Police)

Missing Your 150-Pound Tortoise In Alhambra? Call Animal Control

The hefty reptile was found about 1 p.m.


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Police Search For SoCal ‘Gas Station Bandit’

Police are on the hunt for the man accused of robbing dozens of gas stations across Southern California.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/12/2012

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Telephone Workers Strike Oil In Carson Neighborhood

AT&T utility workers came in contact with huge pools of oil Wednesday while doing routine work at 311 244th Street in Carson.


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Gas Under $4 A Gallon? Church Aims For Easter Weekend Miracle

A High Desert church plans on performing a small miracle this Easter weekend — providing gas for under $4 a gallon.


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Hundreds Of Arco Stations Becoming USA Gasoline

A major change is coming to gas stations as BP moves forward with plans to move out of Southern California.


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Free Gas Giveaway Backs Up Traffic In Sherman Oaks

It was a sight reminiscent of gas lines of the 1970s — only this one turned a drivers’ dream into a traffic nightmare.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/14/2012

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UCLA Students Compete To Build The World’s Most Fuel-Efficient Car

Chris Underhill, Stephen Chow, and Joseph Lee visited the KCAL9 studios Tuesday to talk about their fuel-efficient vehicle. They are trying to beat the 2,565 mile per gallon record set by the 2011 winners.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/13/2012

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Encino Gas Station Owner Laments Dwindling Profits, ‘Angry’ Public

Local gas station operator Andre Van der Valk says it’s a “lousy time” to be in the gas business.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–02/24/2012

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City Joins Carson Residents In Shell Lawsuit Over Aging Oil Tank Farm

Surging levels of potentially toxic chemicals have prompted city officials to join a lawsuit against the multinational firm.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–02/20/2012