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Police: Man Enslaved, Beaten By Local Restaurant Owner, Forced To Cook Without Pay

A man held captive and forced to work long hours without pay as a cook at a local restaurant has been freed, and the suspect accused of holding him faces multiple charges.

03/25/2015

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Large Tree Falls On Vehicle Amid Winds In Valencia Parking Lot

A large tree in a parking lot fell amidst high winds in Valencia on Tuesday, damaging at least one vehicle.

03/24/2015

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Firefighters Gain Ground On Small Brush Fire In Valencia

Firefighters have gained ground on a small brush fire that erupted Monday afternoon in Valencia.

03/23/2015

Why did head baseball coach Jared Snyder take a sudden leave of absence? (credit: Vikingbaseballorg.)

Former Valencia High School Baseball Coach Accused Of Embezzling $15K

A felony arrest warrant was issued for a former high school coach accused of embezzling at least $15,000 from school funds intended for the baseball program.

CBS Los Angeles–01/20/2015

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Must See Towns On The Spanish Mediterranean Coast

Maria Duenas, author of The Heart Has It’s Reason from sister company Simon & Schuster, shares her must see towns on the Mediterranean Coast.

11/18/2014

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Valencia Homeowner Spots 2 Bobcats In Backyard

Residents in Valencia have been warned after a homeowner spotted two bobcats in his yard.

10/19/2014

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Crews Snuff Out Fire On Colossus Ride At Magic Mountain

A structure fire was reported Monday at the Six Flags Magic Mountain theme park in Valencia, authorities said.

09/08/2014

People lined up for more than two hours Saturday to get one of the last rides on The Colossus at Six Flags. (credit: CBS)

Goodbye, Colossus! Why 1 Family Drove 6 Hours For 2-Minute Ride

There was a line to ride Colossus — as long as two hours. But people didn’t seem to mind.

08/16/2014

22nd January 1979:  An aerial view of the 'Train of Terror'. A view from the top of The Magic Mountain Colossus roller-coaster ride near Los Angeles.  (Photo by Central Press/Getty Images)

Colossus Roller Coaster To End 36-Year Run Saturday

Colossus, the epitome of classic roller coasters, will squeeze its final screams from thrill-seeking riders Saturday.

08/15/2014

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Bank Employee Arrested In Thefts Of $24,000 From Customers

A Valencia bank employee faced possible felony charges Wednesday for allegedly stealing more than $24,000 from two customers, authorities said.

07/09/2014

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Magic Mountain Coaster Remains Closed After Derailment, But Thrillseekers Are Undeterred

A roller coaster at Six Flags Magic Mountain in Valencia remained closed Tuesday after a terrifying accident that hospitalized four people.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/08/2014

Authorities say they named the suspect (pictured above) the "Bombshell Bandit" based on the bomb threat she made during a recent robbery in Valencia. (Photo courtesy FBI)

‘Bombshell Bandit’ Sought In Valencia Bank Robbery

Investigators sought the public’s help in learning the identity and whereabouts of a female bank robbery suspect dubbed the “Bombshell Bandit”.

07/03/2014

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2 Die While In Custody Of LA County Sheriff’s Deputies

Two people have died in the custody of Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies.

06/28/2014

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Suspicious Packages Deemed Safe At Valencia Shopping Complex

“Suspicious packages” have been deemed safe at a shopping complex in Valencia.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/23/2014

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Six Flags Magic Mountain To Close Iconic 36-Year-Old Wooden Coaster ‘Colossus’

The king of wooden roller coasters will soon be no more.

06/03/2014

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