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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.


Assemblyman Tim Donnelly (R-Hesperia)

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.


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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


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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


Submachine Guns, Pistols Stolen From LAPD SWAT Training Site

Two separate investigations are underway Monday after multiple submachine guns and pistols used for SWAT training by the LAPD were found missing.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–10/17/2011

Prince Harry standing in front of his Apache Helicopter, taken while he was in the French Alps on his Mountain Flying training in March 2011. (credit: POOL/AFP/Getty Images)

Prince Harry Visits SoCal To Train For Afghanistan Combat

The Southland is about to get a visit from a special visitor from across the pond.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–10/07/2011

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Crisis Response Team In Need Of Volunteers

Interested in helping people in a time of crisis? The Crisis Response Team is looking to train volunteers.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/19/2011


Take Charge In Your Community By Joining ‘Chiron Crisis Response Team’

David Singer, from The Chiron Crisis Response Team, stopped by KCAL9 Monday to encourage volunteers to help out in their communities.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/05/2011

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Kobe Donates Bonus Money To Lakers Video Staff

The Lakers elected not to re-sign much of their training and basketball operations staff this summer. It was a total housecleaning move which seems pretty insane considering the vast amount of success the Lakers have enjoyed for the past… well, ever, but especially recently.


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LAPD Trains Central American Police Officers On Anti-Gang Tactics

Dozens of law enforcement officers from south of the border were in the Southland to train with local police on combating international gang crimes.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–08/15/2011