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Following Rescue, Trapped Hikers Cited For Engaging In Unsafe Activities

Four hikers who were stranded overnight in a remote area of Malibu Creek State Park were cited Sunday for engaging in unsafe recreation activities after being rescued.

03/02/2014

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Search And Rescue Team Finds 4 Stranded Hikers

The rescue team planned to stay with the hikers through the night and attempt another rescue in daylight.

03/01/2014

Sheriff's deputies came to the rescue of a stranded Swedish family of seven. (credit: Nicole Nishida/LA County Sheriff's Dept.)

Sheriff’s Deputies Rescue Stranded Swedish Family Of 7

Sheriff’s deputies came to the physical, financial and emotional rescue of a Swedish family of seven left stranded by a family emergency.

05/19/2013

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Fire Crews Rescue 2 Workers Trapped On Scaffolding Outside Century City High-Rise

Two window washers were rescued Thursday after being stuck on scaffolding on floor 26 of a 27-story high-rise in Century City.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/09/2013

Devin Marble and Teresa Vasquez endured hardships at sea. (credit: CBS)

Local Couple Relate Travel Nightmare Of Being On Stranded Cruise Ship

A Sherman Oaks couple is happy to be back on land Saturday after enduring eight days aboard a stranded cruise ship that didn’t have power or working toilets.

02/16/2013

Kana Kohiyama had to be rescued from a cliff in Griffith Park Friday. (credit: CBS)

Stranded Hiker Gets Airlifted Out Of Griffith Park

A female hiker hung on for dear life after being stranded on a steep cliff in Griffith Park Friday evening.

12/07/2012

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30 People Get Stuck On Ferris Wheel In Ventura County

Thirty people had to be rescued off a malfunctioning Ferris wheel Saturday evening in Thousand Oaks.

10/20/2012

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Knott’s Berry Farm Shuts Down Ride That Left Patrons Stranded 300 Feet High

The parent company of Southern California’s Knott’s Berry Farm says it’s temporarily shutting down all six of its Windseeker rides at parks in the U.S. and Canada after riders at Knott’s were stranded 300 feet high for 3½ hours this week.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/21/2012

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Car Trouble Leaves Diabetic Couple Stranded For Days In Castaic

Car trouble left an elderly, diabetic couple stranded for two days on a back road in the Santa Clarita Valley.

08/30/2012

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Wayward Dolphin May Have Been Bullied Into Bolsa Chica Wetlands

Wildlife experts have stopped trying to coax a wayward dolphin back out to sea.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/30/2012

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Hiking Couple Rescued After Being Lost In Cleveland National Forest

A Los Angeles County couple who hiked into the Cleveland National Forest and called 911 telling authorities they were lost, has been found safe and sound, according to authorities.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/03/2011

The side of the Carnival Splendor filled with eager passengers as it makes its way into San Diego Harbor. (Getty Images)

Carnival ‘Splendor’ Will Be Back In Service Jan. 16

The 952-foot Carnival Splendor, which was towed to San Diego last week after an engine fire crippled the cruise ship and left its 4,500 passengers and crew marooned at sea, will be out of service until mid-January.

11/16/2010

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500 Qantas Passengers Stranded At LAX Due To Oil Leak

Qantas Airlines is trying to get 500 passengers stranded at Los Angeles International Airport onto flights bound for Australia.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–11/08/2010