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Tourist take shelter from the scorching sun as they walk on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on September 27, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. The heat wave continues to bring hot temperatures to the Southland. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

SoCal Temperatures Set Record Highs

Southern Californians should keep that beach umbrella handy and hold off on buying new snow skis — at least through the end of 2013.

12/27/2013

2,300 Pounds Of Sewage Spilled In Ventura County

Ventura County health officials say more than 2,000 gallons of sewage spilled onto the ground and into a storm water drain in Thousand Oaks.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/26/2013

Paint Companies Must Pay LA, Ventura Counties To Remove Lead Paint From Older Homes

A judge has ordered paint companies to pay 10 California jurisdictions $1.1 billion to remove lead from millions of older homes.

12/16/2013

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Southern California Home Sales Fall In November

Southern California home sales fell in November as investors showed less interest and the supply of properties for sale remained thin compared to last year, a research firm said Monday. Prices held steady from October.

12/16/2013

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Crews Battling 50 Acre Brush Fire In Moorpark

Firefighters early Tuesday were battling a 50 acre brush fire that was sparked in a Ventura County orchard.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/10/2013

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6 Arrested In Ventura County Crackdown On Mexican Drug Trafficking

Half a dozen gang members were arrested Wednesday as the result of a federal investigation into a Mexican drug trafficking ring.

11/20/2013

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Navy Cruiser In Port After Drone-Training Mishap

A Navy guided missile cruiser hit by a malfunctioning drone during a training exercise is back in San Diego, where investigators will assess the damage and determine what went wrong.

11/17/2013

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High Fire Danger Prompts Officials To Extend Red Flag Warning

A Red Flag Warning has been extended into Wednesday afternoon for Los Angeles and Ventura counties, the National Weather Service said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/06/2013

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2 Firefighters Injured In Malibu Apartment Blaze

Two firefighters were injured Monday while battling an apartment fire at the Los Angeles/Ventura county line.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/14/2013

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Oxnard Beset By Fumigation Burglaries

The Oxnard Police Department is warning residents to be aware of a rash of fumigation burglaries in the community.

10/09/2013

Prescription pill bottles

Ventura County Officials Want To Crackdown On Sale Of Narcotics On Craigslist

Ventura County officials Wednesday discussed recent criminal cases involving the sale of narcotics through the popular advertisement website, Craigslist.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/02/2013

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Oxnard Man, 44, In Critical Condition After Being Stabbed Multiple Times

A 44-year-old Oxnard man is in critical condition after being stabbed multiple times Sunday evening.

09/22/2013

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Body Of 20-Something Man Found In Ventura County Orchard Is Possible Murder

Authorities say a body discovered by field workers in an orchard in Somis Saturday morning is suspicious.

09/07/2013

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Murder Suspect Killed By Police In Simi Valley Identified

Authorities Sunday released the identity of a man suspected of killing a woman believed to be his mother and setting her home ablaze before allegedly shooting indiscriminately in a quiet Ventura County neighborhood.

08/25/2013

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Millions Spent On Water-Storage Plan That Leaks

More than two decades ago, two water distributors came up with a tantalizing idea to increase reserves in parched Southern California: Create an underground lake so vast it could hold enough to blanket Los Angeles — all 469 square miles — under a foot of water.

08/24/2013

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