Shortage

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Survey: US Gas Prices Down A Penny In The Past 2 Weeks; But LA Still Highest

The highest was $4.13 a gallon in Los Angeles. Lundberg says California saw huge wholesale price hikes during a brief supply shortage. She says supplies are flowing again and pump prices are poised to drop in the Golden State.

07/26/2015

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IE Panda Express Stirs Controversy With New Corn Fried Rice As Egg Prices Skyrocket

Jesse Gonzales and his dad just took their first bite of the new menu item the Chinese food chain is trying out in the Inland Empire. Panda axed the egg and added corn.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/14/2015

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Consumer Groups Demand Gov. Brown Steps In As Gas Prices Continue To Soar In SoCal

Prices continued to soar Monday at gas stations across Southern California.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/13/2015

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Report: Airbnb Rental Service Making SoCal Housing Crunch Worse

The rise of the long-term rental market in Southern California is making the region’s housing shortage even worse, according to a report released Wednesday.

03/11/2015

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Activists Call For $3M Investment To Restore LAUSD Crossing Guard Cuts

Community activists and parents packed City Hall Tuesday to call upon officials to address what they say is a shortage of crossing guards at nearly 170 intersections near schools.

08/12/2014

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58 Percent Of California In Highest Drought Rank

That ranking Thursday by the U.S. Drought Monitor marks a 22-percent, one-week jump in California territory suffering what monitors call “exceptional drought.”

07/31/2014

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Running on Empty: Our Epic Drought

California is at a “tipping point,” say leading climatologists, as a historic drought enters its fourth year with no end in sight.

07/31/2014

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Running On Empty: No Water Shortage?

Some people say we have plenty of water, even though we’re in a drought.

07/31/2014

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Critical Blood Shortage Hits Children’s Hospital Especially Hard

The shortage happens every summer. People who normally donate go on vacation.

07/24/2014

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LA County Faces Poll Worker Shortage Ahead Of Primary Vote

Are you busy next Tuesday? If not, election officials say they can use you.

05/27/2014

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Report: Shortage Of Hospital Beds Cost LAFD $6M, 37K Hours In 2013

Ambulance crews with the Los Angeles Fire Department faced nearly 37,000 hours in delays last year due to hospital bed shortages, costing taxpayers about $6 million, according to a report released Thursday.

04/24/2014

Key Lime Pie

Blimey! Mexican Lime Shortage Is No Pulp Fiction

At least two restaurants in Fullerton and Costa Mesa are offering their $10 margaritas for 25 cents to customers who hand over a bag of homegrown limes.

03/22/2014

Lake Hollywood Reservoir (courtesy Facebook)

Dry Winter May Fuel Statewide Conservation Measures

Southern California may be forced to take conservation steps next year in the face of a potential water shortage, state water officials said Monday.

10/28/2013

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SoCal Lawmaker Calls For Waiver To Help Curb Skyrocketing Gas Prices

A state lawmaker from the Southland on Friday urged the governor of California to help slow the sharp rise in gas prices statewide.

10/05/2012

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Gas Prices Rise Another 19.2 Cents Overnight

Gas prices rose another 19.2 cents overnight in what’s believed to be the largest price increase within a 24-hour period.

CBS Los Angeles–10/05/2012

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