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Passenger With Flu-Like Symptoms Causes Ebola Scare At LAX

Authorities say a passenger with flu-like symptoms, who was on board a United Airlines flight, has been assessed and is not believed to have been exposed to the Ebola virus.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/12/2014

California Governor Jerry Brown signed what officials say is a "historic" bill providing paid sick days to millions of workers. (Photo courtesy Calif. Governor's Office)

Brown Signs Bill Requiring Paid Sick Leave For Millions Of Workers

The legislation requires employers to provide sick days to millions of Californians who do not currently earn the benefit.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/10/2014

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Vegan-Friendly Newport Beach Eatery Shut Down After Customers Fall Ill

Health inspectors were working Friday to determine what may have caused several people to get sick after eating at an upscale Newport Beach restaurant.

09/05/2014

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EPA Official To Take ‘Toxic Tour’ Of Malibu High School

An Environmental Protection Agency official Friday will take a “toxic tour” of three school campuses in Malibu.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/20/2014

Jean and Casey Kasem attend a Hollywood event in November 2003. (credit: Doug Benc/Getty Images Entertainment)

Spokesman: Casey Kasem Taken To Medical Facility

A spokesman for Casey Kasem’s daughter says the ailing radio personality has been taken by ambulance to a hospital or medical facility in Washington state.

06/02/2014

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LAPD Breaks Ground On New Northeast Station Despite Health Concerns

The Los Angeles Police Department Monday celebrated the groundbreaking of a new police station.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/05/2014

Some officers at the LAPD's Northeast division believe the building is making them sick. (credit: CBS)

LAPD Officers Believe The Northeast Station Is Making Them Physically Ill

One officer has been diagnosed with Pemphigus Vulgaris, an autoimmune disorder that involves sores and blisters to the skin and mucus membranes.

05/01/2014

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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

Teachers at Malibu High School wonder if working there is hazardous to their health. (credit: CBS)

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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