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Perris Man Ordered To Stand Trial For 3 Random Killings

A Riverside County judge ruled Friday there’s enough evidence to try David Rey Contreras of Perris for murder with sentence enhancements that make him eligible for the death penalty.

06/19/2015

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Heavy Marine Layer Turns Southern California Damp

Fog, drizzle and some rain have turned the region very damp Saturday morning under what the National Weather Service says is a typical June cloud pattern over the coasts and valleys.

06/13/2015

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Techies Snatching Up More Real Estate In Southern California

While the mega rich from Silicon Valley have made headlines for their purchases of extravagant Los Angeles homes, the city has become increasingly appealing to a trove of angel investors and start-up entrepreneurs as well.

03/21/2015

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It Feels Like Summer In Los Angeles, As Temperatures Soar

A slow-moving ridge of high pressure has ushered in summer-like temperatures to Southern California, sending droves of people to the Pacific coast for a dip and prompting Los Angeles Marathon organizers to schedule an early start.

03/14/2015

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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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Liberty Tax Customers Warned Of Possible Identity Theft After Break-In At Local Franchise

Deputies responded at approximately 11:56 a.m. Sunday to a local franchise office of Liberty Tax, located in the 27000 block of Baseline Street, on a report of a burglary.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/02/2015

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In The Garden With Nick Federoff: Do You Need A Greenhouse In SoCal?

Gardening guru Nick Federoff appeared on KCAL9 News Saturday morning to discuss the pros and cons of installing a greenhouse. For more information, visit ThingsGreen.com.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/24/2015

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Winds Ease In Southern California But More On Way

Santa Ana winds were headed toward Southern California on Monday, bringing the possibility of 55 mph gusts and summer-like temperatures just two days before Christmas, forecasters said.

12/22/2014

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Rain Rolls Into Thousand Oaks As LA-Area Braces For Another Storm

Southern California residents were bracing for another storm Monday night, with police warning drivers to be careful on the road.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/15/2014

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California To Break Ground On Bullet-Train In January

The authority didn’t say where in Fresno the January 6 groundbreaking ceremony announced Friday will be held.

12/12/2014

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Ex-Californian Gets 10 Years For $13M Fraud

James Eberhart received a 10-year sentence Monday and was ordered to repay more than 800 victims across the country. He pleaded guilty to mail fraud in September.

12/08/2014

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SoCal Ski Season Kicks Off Despite Warm Thanksgiving Holiday

The Southern California ski season was officially underway Wednesday despite unseasonably warm weather and and an ongoing statewide drought.

11/26/2014

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Veterans Day Observances Held Throughout Southland

Veterans Day was marked across the Southland Tuesday with numerous observances honoring active and retired servicemembers in the U.S. military.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/11/2014

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LA’s Priceless Things To Do This Week: November 10th – 16th

Check out the Priceless Things To Do this week in LA, week of November 10th- 16th.

11/10/2014

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President Obama Returns To L.A. Thursday; Street Closures Planned

President Obama’s scheduled visit to the Southland on Thursday has prompted the issuance of the following traffic advisory from local authorities.

10/08/2014

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