Torrance

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Woman Fatally Shot In Torrance Bowling Center Parking Lot

A woman in her mid 20s died Saturday morning after she was shot in the parking lot of a bowling center on Hawthorne Boulevard, authorities said.

16 hours ago

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Hundreds Of Marijuana Plants Discovered Inside Torrance Automotive Business

A man was arrested and hundreds of marijuana plants were seized Thursday from a Torrance business specializing in customizing cars, police said.

03/26/2015

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4-Vehicle Crash In Torrance Kills 1, Injures 5 Others

Six people were injured, one critically, in a four-vehicle crash in Torrance Tuesday.

03/17/2015

Thomasa Ramunda Williams is missing in Torrance. (credit: Torrance Police Dept.)

Torrance Police Hoping Public Can Track Down Missing Woman, 67

Police said Williams has depression and memory loss.

03/13/2015

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State Senate Committees Discuss Safety Concerns Amid Refinery Explosion In Torrance

Two state Senate committees met Thursday night in Torrance to discuss the recent Exxon Mobil Corp. refinery explosion.

03/05/2015

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State Senate Committees To Hold Hearing On ExxonMobil Refinery Explosion

Two state Senate committees will hold a joint hearing in Torrance next week to discuss the recent explosion at the ExxonMobil refinery, the response by emergency crews and the impact on the community.

02/27/2015

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State Lawmakers Set To Discuss Recent Rise In Gas Prices

State lawmakers have scheduled two hearings for March to discuss the recent spike in gas prices in California.

02/26/2015

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Police Seek Help Identifying Alleged Purse Snatcher In Torrance

Police released a sketch of man in his mid-20s Thursday that is wanted for allegedly assaulting a woman, and stealing her purse.

02/26/2015

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From Pain Alleviation To Relaxation, Some Are Floating Their Way To Relief

Flotation therapy is offering a wide-range of benefits for some who’ve experienced everything from pain relief to a better night’s sleep.

02/25/2015

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Torrance Residents Voice Concerns Following Refinery Blast

Six days after an explosion at an Exxon Mobil Corp. refinery in Torrance, residents voiced their concerns during a City Council meeting Tuesday night.

02/25/2015

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Report: Torrance Exxon Blast Caused By Overpressurization

The explosion at ExxonMobil’s South Bay facility last week was caused by over-pressurization in an air-pollution-control system, according to a report released Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/23/2015

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Torrance Residents Take On ExxonMobil Days After Refinery Explosion

Demanding answers during a townhall meeting with company officials, dozens of locals say their homes and cars were coated with dust after Wednesday’s blast, which was strong enough to register as a magnitude 1.7 earthquake.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/20/2015

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Watchdog Group Calls For Probe Into Jump In Gas Prices After Torrance Refinery Blast

A Southland consumer advocacy group called for an investigation Friday into alleged price manipulation at the pump after a sharp jump in local gas prices following an explosion at a Torrance refinery.

02/20/2015

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Deputies: Suspects Ransack Torrance Home, Tie Up Residents Before Burglarizing Liquor Store

Sheriff’s deputies Friday were investigating a home invasion robbery in Torrance believed to be connected to a burglary in Hawthorne.

02/20/2015

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CBS2 Investigates: Patients Claim Doctor Has Not Paid Them For Research

More than a dozen people have filed small claims cases against an Agoura Hills doctor, stating that they were never paid as promised for participating in medical research.

02/19/2015

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