Tragedy

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Car Wash Fundraiser Held To Help Family Of Slain 4-Year-Old Boy

Little Daniel Munoz was killed while playing in his grandmother’s front yard.

08/02/2015

Officials say a 14-year-old accidentally shot his 9-year-old brother dead in Perris Saturday. (credit: Tom Wait/CBS2)

Riverside Coroner Identifies 9-Year-Old Perris Boy Fatally Shot By 14-Year-Old Brother

Police are investigating the shooting as a tragic accident.

05/20/2015

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4-Year-Old Girl Killed By Hit-And-Run Driver In Glendale

The little girl, now identified as Violeta Katchatorian, was in her family’s front yard — with her parents — when she ran out into the street and between two parked cars.

03/06/2015

Three 13 year old girls were killed in a suspected hit-and-run crash on Halloween night while trick-or-treating in Santa Ana. (credit: CBS)

Victims Of O.C. Halloween Hit-And-Run Remembered On Eve Of Funeral Services

On the eve of funeral services, loved ones of three teenage girls who were killed on Halloween in a hit-and-run crash gathered Friday to pay their respects.

11/07/2014

Santa Ana is in mourning Saturday after a hit-and-run driver killed three 13-year-olds who were out trick-or-treating. (credit: CBS)

Devastated Mom Mourns Twin Daughters Killed While Trick-Or-Treating

“I can’t find word to describe this intense pain,” Cynthia Huerta said.

11/01/2014

A toddler that was first reported missing on Sunday was found dead in a backyard pool in North Hollywood. (credit: CBS)

Missing Toddler In North Hollywood Found Dead In Pool

CPR was performed to no avail.

09/14/2014

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Grief-Stricken Parents Of Murdered USC Student Speak Out

Xinran Ji, 25, was found dead Thursday morning is his fourth floor unit at the City Park apartments in the 200 block of West 30th Street, after prosecutors say he was attacked on his way home from a study group.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/31/2014

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For La Conchita Residents, Washington Mudslide Evokes Painful Memories Of 2005 Tragedy

The Washington State mudslide is bringing back painful memories of Southern California’s 2005 La Conchita disaster in Ventura County.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/25/2014

LA City Attorney Mike Feuer. (credit: CBS)

City Council Agrees To Pay Couple Whose Baby Was Killed At Art Walk Event $500K

A 2012 lawsuit faulted the city for not putting up traffic barriers for an event attended by “tens of thousands of pedestrians.”

03/19/2014

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The McStay Murders: Who Could Be Responsible For Such A Heinous Crime?

With the announcement Friday that skeletal remains found near Victorville belong to Joseph and Summer McStay and that other remains are likely that of their two young children, authorities are asking several important questions.

11/15/2013

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CBS News Announces Coverage Plans To Mark 50th Anniversary Of JFK Assassination

CBS News plans extensive coverage — across a variety of their shows — to commemorate the 5oth anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.

11/07/2013

Ryan Kraft used to babysit for accused massacre gunmen Adam Lanza. (credit: CBS)

Conn. Shooter’s Former Sitter Told: ‘Keep An Eye On Him,’ ‘Never Turn My Back’

Scores of fundraisers have sprung up in the aftermath of the tragedy in Newtown, Connecticut.

12/16/2012

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Chief Beck Wants To Start Program Where Officers Visit Schools At Least Once Per Day

Speaking at a graduating class of nearly 500 police cadets, LAPD Chief Charlie Beck reflected on the shooting massacre in Connecticut.

12/16/2012

Vigils were held around the Southland Saturday to remember the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School tragedy. (credit: CBS)

Vigils Held Around The Southland Saturday To Honor Conn. Shooting Victims

Gun control advocates held a series of vigils around the Southland Saturday to protest the mass shooting in Connecticut Friday that left 28 people dead.

12/15/2012

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