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Skateboard-Loving Chihuahua Available For Adoption

The Baldwin Park Animal Care Center is offering a pet destined for a loving home — and likely a shot on Letterman.

08/08/2013

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9 Teens Charged With Robbing Pedestrians During Hollywood ‘Bash Mob’

Nine teenagers have been charged with robbing pedestrians during a so-called “bash mob” in Hollywood last week, according to the Los Angeles County district attorney’s office.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/23/2013

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Police Looking For Witnesses After Man Severely Beaten With Skateboards

Police are still searching for answers as to what caused a group of teens to beat a man within inches of his life with skateboards.

05/13/2013

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Suspected Skateboarding Creeper Arrested

A 19-year-old Harbor City man believed to be the “Skater Office Creeper” behind at least eight thefts in six weeks was arrested Thursday.

05/02/2013

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Teen Allegedly Linked To Attempted Rape Through Acquaintance’s DNA

Police in Santa Ana say a 17-year-old teen has been linked to the attempted rape of a woman in the driveway of her Santa Ana home.

03/27/2013

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Skateboarding Thief Steals $550 In Cookie Sales From San Bernardino Co. Girl Scouts

A San Bernardino County Girl Scout troop is left empty-handed after a thief literally stole the cookie jar in Phelan over the weekend.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/04/2013

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Police Arrest Man Who Allegedly Held Up 2 Kids At Knifepoint

Authorities Sunday said a man was behind bars on suspicion of robbing two boys, ages 11 and 12, at knifepoint.

05/27/2012

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Best Skateboarding Shops In Los Angeles

In Los Angeles, serious skateboarding is not just for tricksters. For many, these rolling planks are modes of transportation; for others, they’re a way to move a heavy load. Whatever the chosen practice for this inventive means of moving, Angelenos demand a diverse selection to fit the right bill — and to come off as groovy as possible in the process. Consider the following five best skateboarding shops to be found in Los Angeles

03/31/2012

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Paraclete High Mourns 16-Year-Old Student Killed In Skateboarding Accident

Grief counselors Monday were at Paraclete High School, where students are mourning a 16-year-old boy who was killed in a skateboarding accident over the weekend.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/30/2012

VIDEO: Sk8 Highlights From L.A.

To follow the whole coast-to-coast, dads-and-sons adventure, check out http://sk8thest8s.cbslocal.com/

08/03/2011

L.A.: “I Don’t Think There Is A Better City For Skating”

From the boys (Willem)… On our way into Los Angeles we made a stop in West Covina to check out some ledges that are quite popular. We skated there and commenced our drive to our […]

08/03/2011

Tensions At Venice Beach: “Where’s Sean?”

“One, two, three, four… One, two, three, four…” That was me counting the heads of Nathan, Willem, Leo and Sean as they bobbed and weaved through the after-sunset crowds along the boardwalk at Venice Beach. […]

08/02/2011

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Man Fatally Shot While Riding Skateboard

A 20-year-old man was shot to death while riding a skateboard on the sidewalk early Sunday morning.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/19/2011

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Man Critically Injured While Skateboarding Behind Car

Authorities say a skateboarder was critically injured when he fell while being towed by a car in a stunt known as “hot boarding.”

05/23/2011

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Pro Skateboarder To Get Shot At $1 Million In Orange County

Pro street skateboarder Chris Cole will have a chance to win a $1 million bonus this fall in a contest in Orange County.

05/17/2011

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