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Best Places To Play Tourist In Downtown LA

The ongoing revitalization of downtown Los Angeles is piquing interest in things to do in a downtown once considered a no man’s land.

CBS Los Angeles–09/27/2013

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Gov. Brown Signs High Speed Rail Funding Bill At Union Station

Gov. Jerry Brown visited Union Station Wednesday to sign into law a bill that will provide funding for the first phase of a high-speed rail project expected to connect the Southland with San Francisco.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/18/2012

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Prepare to Celebrate the Written Word at the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books

America’s largest public celebration of the written word, the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books, takes place on April 21 and 22. After 15 years at UCLA, The Festival of Books relocated to the University […]

CBS Los Angeles–04/16/2012


DTLA Or Bust: A Guide To Downtown Los Angeles

While outsiders claim Los Angeles is a bunch of suburbs in search of a city, insiders beg to differ. Consider the following five favorite haunts in the heart of this very diverse Los Angeles.


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Metro Brings Back Dodger Stadium Shuttle

A Dodger Stadium Metro shuttle is back for the 2012 pre-game and regular season, thanks to a grant by the Mobile Source Air Pollution Reduction Review Committee.


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From Planes To Trains: TSA Expands Spot Searches To Union Station

An all-too-familiar sight at LAX and the rest of the nation’s airports will soon be coming to the city’s busiest train station.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–12/27/2011

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Suspicious Package At Union Station Prompts Evacuation

Law enforcement authorities were evacuating people from Union Station on Tuesday evening after a suspicious package was found on a Red Line train.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/13/2011

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KFWB On Your Corner: Union Station

Downtown Los Angeles is the meeting point for rail in the city: the nexus of Amtrak and Metrolink as well as the MTA’s light rail and subway.


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Amtrak To Offer Half-Price Fares At Some Stations This Weekend

Amtrak plans to offer half-price fares this weekend to passengers traveling between Union Station in downtown and Bob Hope Airport in Burbank, giving travelers another option during the upcoming closure of the San Diego (405) Freeway.


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Coolest LA Prom Locations

While country clubs and hotels in Los Angeles are popular prom destinations for high schools throughout Southern California, other Southland cities also get their share of bookings. Here are some of the more creative and glamorous spots.

CBS Los Angeles–05/24/2011

Metrolink Launches 16 New Train Services

Metrolink has launched 16 new train services to help commuters save both travel time and gas money.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/09/2011

Commuters To Save 30 Minutes Travel Time With New Metrolink Service

Metrolink will begin an express service between downtown Los Angeles and the Antelope and Santa Clarita valleys in May, saving commuters as much as 32 minutes in travel time.


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Amtrak Train Kills Pedestrian Near Union Station

A pedestrian has been struck and killed by an Amtrak train leaving Union Station in downtown Los Angeles.


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Missing Autistic Boy, 14, Last Seen At Union Station Is Found

A 14-year-old boy diagnosed with autism who went missing Friday during a field trip to Union Station has been found safe and sound.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/25/2011

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Metro Buys Union Station For $75M

Metro says they are buying Union Station for $75 million and will turn the historical landmark into a modern transportation hub.





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