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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.

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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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Ventura County Homeowner Claims Water With High Chlorine Levels Is Making Family Sick

A homeowner in Ojai said too much chlorine in her family’s tap water has made them sick.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/11/2012

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Search Warrant Served At Home Of Woman Accused Of Selling Sick Puppies

Authorities on Wednesday searched the home of a Southland breeder who some have accused of selling sick puppies on the Internet.

07/11/2012

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Vin Scully To Miss Home Opener

Hall of Fame broadcaster Vin Scully will miss the Dodgers’ home opener for the first time in 35 years because of a cold.

04/10/2012

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Redondo Beach Residents Address Stray Voltage Concerns With SoCal Edison

Residents of Redondo Beach raised concerns during a meeting with Southern California Edison, claiming that a substation in their neighborhood is producing stray voltage and making people ill.

04/09/2012

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Former Busboy Files Suit Against The Ivy In LA Claiming Discrimination

The Ivy may be a celebrity hot spot and paparazzi hub, but Thursday night cameras were focusing on the restaurant instead of the people inside.

03/29/2012

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Dennis Rodman Says He’s ‘Extremely Sick’ And ‘Broke’

Former NBA badboy Dennis Rodman says he’s sick and broke and unable to pay back child support and spousal support payments, according to court documents.

03/27/2012

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Soil Tests Beneath Building May Corroborate Claims By OC Workers

Test results released Tuesday could give some weight to claims by a group of workers, who believe that their building is to blame for birth defects, migraines and even cancer.

02/29/2012

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Etta James Hospitalized For Breathing Trouble

Etta James’ longtime manager says the terminally ill blues singer has been hospitalized after experiencing difficulty breathing.

12/23/2011

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