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Parents Demand Answers From School Board After 55 Teachers Call In Sick At Compton School

Students at a South Los Angeles high school were being picked up by parents Tuesday after dozens of teachers called in sick.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/11/2014

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9 Teens Become Ill On LAX-Bound Flight

Emergency crews Wednesday responded to LAX after nine teenagers became sick on a flight.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/19/2014

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Flu Deaths In California Jump To 147

California health officials say 147 people in the state have died from the flu this season.

01/31/2014

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Feeling Under The Weather? You’re Not Alone

Doctors say many of the patients filling their offices are not usually suffering from the flu and should recover just fine.

01/06/2014

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Flu Claims Life Of 28-Year-Old San Juan Capistrano Woman

Authorities Thursday said Orange County has recorded the first flu death this season by someone under 65 years of age.

01/02/2014

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20 Students Vomit, Get Chills At Elementary School In Watts

Paramedics responded to an elementary school in Watts Friday after reports of several students becoming ill, authorities said.

11/15/2013

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Malibu High Teachers Claim School Is Making Them Sick, Causing Cancer

A large number of teachers — as many as one third of the staff — say that Malibu High School is making them sick and causing an outbreak of cancers.

10/06/2013

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1st Flu Case Confirmed In Los Angeles County

The Health Department Monday confirmed Los Angeles County’s first influenza case of the season.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/09/2013

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LAT: DWP Workers Cost Taxpayers Millions In Extra Sick Days

The L.A. Department of Water and Power spent tens of millions of dollars on extra sick days for its employees, and some workers may have abused the system, according to a report.

07/26/2013

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Several Students At OC School Sickened After Reportedly Eating Pot-Laced Brownies

Several students at an Orange County middle school were sickened Wednesday after eating pot brownies.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/10/2013

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Students Hospitalized After Unknown Odor Detected At OC High School

Eleven students were taken to area hospitals Wednesday after being sickened by an unknown odor in a classroom at a Garden Grove high school.

03/27/2013

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Official: OC Elementary Student Fainted After Eating Pot-Laced Brownie

Several students at an Orange County elementary school fell ill after a sixth-grade student brought a marijuana-laced brownie to school, KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO reported Tuesday.

03/12/2013

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Public Urged To Get Vaccinated After Spike In LA County Flu Cases

An increase in emergency room visits for the flu has led Los Angeles Health officials to urge all residents to get vaccinated.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/09/2013

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Record $500M Settlement Reached In Chino Slaughterhouse Abuse Case

A $500 million settlement was reached Friday in an animal abuse case at a Southland slaughterhouse that led to one of the biggest meat recalls in U.S. history.

11/16/2012

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Judge Threatens To Arrest Noguez In Jail After He Skips Court Date

The top assessor in Los Angeles County could face arrest while in jail after failing to show up in court, a judge said Wednesday.

11/07/2012

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