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The aerial training exercise will feature the use of C-130 military aircraft to prepare for the upcoming wildfire season. (Photo credit:  STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

C-130 Air Tankers Take Part In Aerial Firefighting Drills Near Channel Islands

Pilots and flight crews are conducting aerial training exercises in Ventura County in preparation for what officials fear could be a dangerous wildfire season.

04/09/2014

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‘Special Needs Network’ To Offer Free 10-Week Training, Nutrition Program

Areva Martin and Cleon Joseph of the Special Needs Network visited KCAL9 Tuesday to talk about a free 10-week training and nutrition program for Los Angeles residents.

01/28/2014

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Lawmaker Moves To Boost Training For Teachers To ID, Report Child Abuse

A Southland lawmaker has introduced a bill in Sacramento that would require training for teachers and other school staffers on how to identify suspected cases of child abuse.

01/07/2014

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LAUSD Faculty Trained For ‘Active Shooter’ Scenarios

Principals and teachers in the Los Angeles Unified School District are being trained on how to react to potential active shooter situations in Southland schools.

CBS Los Angeles–08/12/2013

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New Program Allows Kids To Train Shelter Dogs In Riverside

A new program at the Riverside County Animal Shelter allows kids to train shelter dogs during their spring and summer vacations.

04/05/2013

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Suspicious Device On Santa Monica Bus Linked To Training Exercise

A suspicious item found on a Santa Monica bus turned out to be a fake device that was used in a security training exercise over the weekend, authorities said Monday.

03/25/2013

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Wounded Warrior To Try Out For Dodgers At Spring Training

A wounded Navy veteran who became the first amputee to return to active duty is trying out for a spot on the Los Angeles Dodgers roster.

02/27/2013

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Hesperia Lawmaker Backs Bill To Fund Firearms Training For Teachers

Assemblyman Tim Donnelly is expected to introduce a “School Marshal Plan” that would allow educators to pay for firearms training for teachers, janitors, and school administrators.

01/30/2013

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US Army Trains For The Battlefield Of The Future

As troops leave Afghanistan, thousands of American soldiers are aggressively training for their next war… against a military force that’s as big as their own.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/13/2012

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Nonprofit Teaching Life, Job Skills To Teens, Adults With Autism

A nonprofit organization in California is teaching life and job skills to teens and adults with autism and other developmental disabilities.

06/23/2012

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We Go On Tour With The K-9 Apprehension Team

These police officers don’t eat donuts — they work for kibble.

05/04/2012

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Official: Marine Found Dead In SoCal Barracks Not A Recruit

An investigation was underway Monday after a Marine was found dead in his Southland military barracks.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–04/23/2012

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6 Camp Pendleton Marines Among 7 Killed In Mid-Air Helicopter Crash

Seven Marines — including six based in Southern California — were killed in a collision during routine nighttime training in the desert.

CBS Los Angeles–02/23/2012

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LAPD: Joint Military Drills In Downtown LA Won’t Disrupt Public’s ‘Daily Routines’

If you notice a heavy military presence around downtown Los Angeles this week, don’t be alarmed — it’s only a drill.

01/24/2012

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Chris Paul Arrives For 1st Practice With Clippers

Life has been kind to Chris Paul in his first few days living under the sunny southern California sky. It will get a whole lot better once he’s able to take the court with his teammates for the first time.

12/17/2011

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