Ventura

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Family Finds 175-Pound Bear In Backyard Of Ventura Home

A family in Ventura was surprised to find a large 175-pound black bear hiding in their backyard.

04/29/2015

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Oxnard Man Arrested In Alleged Attempt To Murder Ex-Girlfriend

Police Monday announced the arrest of a 26-year-old man who allegedly tried to fatally stab his former girlfriend.

04/27/2015

Jewelia has been newly appraised at $42,000. The requirement of wearing it, paying it forward. (credit: CBS)

The Women Of Jewelia Discuss 10 Years Of Monthly Sharing 1 Pricey Necklace

A group of Ventura women who went all-in on a $37,000 diamond necklace ten years ago, recently sat down with CBS2’s Paul Magers to talk about how “Jewelia” has changed their lives.

04/24/2015

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NB 405 Freeway To Fully Close In Sections Of LA For $28M Pavement Rehabilitation Project

A full closure of sections of the northbound I-405 Freeway Wednesday through Friday for a $28.47 million pavement rehabilitation project.

04/21/2015

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Quake, Tsunami Threat From Ventura Fault May Force Redraw Of Hazard Maps

Scientists say a large quake on the Ventura fault could spawn a tsunami that begins in the Santa Barbara Channel and affect coastal communities to the south.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/20/2015

This tour bus is a total loss after catching on fire Sunday afternoon. The driver and 52 passengers fled to safety. (credit: San Bernardino County Fire.)

53 Forced To Evacuate Tour Bus In Needles After It Catches Fire On Way To Ventura

The passengers were stranded in 90-degree heat until emergency crews arrived.

04/19/2015

Anjelica Casteneda accidentally put $3,200 in a mailbox like this one. (credit: AP)

Ventura Woman Suspected Of Stealing Mail In Custody

A 40-year-old woman was in custody Sunday for allegedly committing mail theft.

03/22/2015

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Ventura Man In Custody Following SWAT Standoff Prompted By Alleged Domestic Dispute

A 49-year-old man was in custody Wednesday for allegedly holding his estranged wife against her will during a standoff with police.

03/18/2015

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Ventura High School Student Arrested After Gun Taken To Campus

Authorities say a 17-year-old Ventura High School student has been arrested on suspicion of bringing a gun onto campus.

03/17/2015

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Crews Reach 35 Percent Containment Of Ventura Fire

Firefighters have set up a command post on Ventura Avenue, between Crick Palm and Canada Larga roads.

03/13/2015

Have you seen Sham Hock? (credit: Tim O'Neill)

Missing Giant Green Pig, Sham Hock, Stolen Before St. Patrick’s Day Parade

For 25 years, the pig has hogged the parade limelight.

03/05/2015

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Truck Driver Accused In Metrolink Crash Released From Jail While Authorities Investigate Crash

The truck driver accused of triggering a Metrolink train to derail in Oxnard was released from jail after prosecutors announced that the 54-year-old would not immediately face charges in connection with the crash pending the outcome of an investigation.

02/26/2015

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Ventura Podiatrist Arrested For Alleged Prescription Fraud

A 60-year-old podiatrist was in custody Saturday for alleged prescription fraud.

02/21/2015

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Ventura Man Arrested In Sexual Battery

A 20-year-old man was arrested on Friday for allegedly committing sexual battery to a woman running in Grant Park.

01/30/2015

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Some Motorists Wait Months For DMV Appointments After Immigrants Law Goes Into Effect

The Department of Motor Vehicles is so overwhelmed with requests for new drivers licenses and vehicle registrations that it can take up to three months to get an appointment, or a half-day wait in the lobby.

01/29/2015

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