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GM Announces Recall Of More Than 90,000 Trucks, SUVs

The recall covers vehicles sold in the US, Canada and Mexico.


Heavy trucks will not be allowed on a stretch of road in Beverly Hills following deadly crashes that claimed the lives of two LAPD officers within weeks of each other. (credit: CBS)

Beverly Hills Institutes New Guidelines At Site Of 2 Crashes That Killed LAPD Officers

In the Trousdale Estates Area of Beverly Hills — traffic officers are now making sure heavy haul trucks don’t get on the street where the two officers were killed.


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Supreme Court Strikes Down ‘Clean Trucks’ Program At Port Of LA

The Supreme Court has overturned part of the anti-smog program at the Port of Los Angeles.


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Caltrans Supervisor Resigns Following CBS2 Investigation

A Caltrans supervisor has resigned following a CBS2 investigation that caught some employees using Caltrans trucks rented with taxpayer money for their own personal use.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/26/2012

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CBS2 Investigates Caltrans Employees Who Use Taxpayer-Funded Cars For Personal Use

A CBS2 investigation found some Caltrans employees using Caltrans trucks rented with taxpayer money for their own personal use.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/25/2012

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State-Owned Vehicles, Items Up For Auction To Raise Cash For Calif.

State-owned vehicles and other non-essential items will be sold in Colton on Saturday to raise money for California.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/15/2012

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At Least 30 Cars Catch Fire At San Fernando Valley Recycling Yard

Firefighters Saturday were able to knock down a blaze at a recycling yard in an industrial area of eastern San Fernando Valley.


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SoCal Vendors Slam Effort To Ban Food Trucks Near Schools

With sloppy Joes on their way out and healthier food now on the menu, school officials are fighting to keep the popular trucks away from their campuses.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–03/05/2012

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Sheriff Baca Hoping Public Will Contribute Materials So Inmates Can Make Holiday Toys

Sheriff Lee Baca is hoping the public and store merchants will respond to a request for materials that will be used by county jail inmates to construct wooden toys and cloth dolls for needy children.


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Hawthorne Backs Off Ban On Gourmet Food Trucks

A outcry from local foodies was enough to convince city officials on Monday to allow gourmet food trucks to once again serve its loyal — and vocal — customers.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–07/18/2011

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Ford Recalls 150,000 F-150 Trucks Over Faulty Air Bags

Under government pressure, Ford Motor Co. said Wednesday it will recall nearly 150,000 F-150 pickup trucks to fix air bags that could deploy without warning.


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Inland Empire Wind Gusts Flip Big Rigs, Snarl Traffic

Winds topping speeds of up to 60 miles per hour wreaked havoc in the Inland Empire on Wednesday, overturning several big rigs and slowing traffic for hours.

CBS Los Angeles–02/02/2011

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At Least 1 Big Rig Overturns On Route 138 Near Gorman

Tow truck crews are working to upright at least one big rig on Route 138 near the Interstate 5 corridor after a multi-truck crash caused by black ice.


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Best Trucks For Vegetarians In Los Angeles

Everybody’s taking it to the street – at least in terms of food. The smoking hot gourmet food truck trend ensures options for every palate. Even people who don’t eat meat or any animal protein […]

CBS Los Angeles–08/25/2010

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Best Gourmet Food Trucks In Los Angeles

Fleets of gourmet food trucks have taken over – one hungry and adventurous eater at a time. In Los Angeles the trend is stronger than ever, and the popular support has helped an increasing number […]

CBS Los Angeles–08/25/2010